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Kingston HyperX Cloud Core

alaTest has collected and analyzed 27 reviews of Kingston HyperX Cloud Core. The average rating for this product is 4.6/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Headphones for all reviews. Comments about the portability and usability are generally positive. The sound and comfort also get good feedback, whereas there are some critical opinions about the durability.

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Headphones the Kingston HyperX Cloud Core is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 87/100 = Very good quality.

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Consumer review ( review summary for Kingston HyperX Cloud Core


alaTest has collected and analyzed 10 user reviews of Kingston HyperX Cloud Core from The average user rating for this product is 4.8/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.2/5 for other Headphones on Reviewers are impressed by the sound and comfort. The portability and price are also mentioned favorably.

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100% of the reviews on give this product a positive rating.

Feb, 2020

Expert review by : Chris Smith (

Kingston HyperX Cloud Core Gaming Headset Review


Set out to entice entry-level gamers into the HyperX zone, the Cloud Core gaming headset is compatible with PC, Max, PS4, Xbox One and Wii U.

Jul, 2015

Expert review by : Wing Lui 2100 Articles (

Kingston HyperX Cloud Core Gaming Headset Review - FunkyKit


Its not often that the words ‘budget' and ‘quality' go side by side, and when it comes to audio equipment, its rare that any piece of equipment ticks both categories. Kingston's HyperX Cloud Core gaming headset looks to fill this void, and today we'll...

If there’s one set of entry-level gaming headset you get, then the HyperX Cloud Core should be it, it really does fulfill being ‘budget’ and ‘quality’.

Sep, 2016

Expert review by : Sameer Mitha (

Hyper X Cloud Core


Great gaming headphones for someone on a budget

Good and comfortable design ; Good sound output ; Short cable is a blessing in some cases

Not ideal for prolonged use ; Microphone flap can easily be misplaced

The Hyper X Cloud Core is a great pair of headphones for gamers on a budget. It has a simple design and a removable microphone which I like. Despite being comfortable, the headphones can cause ear fatigue with prolonged use. When it comes to...

Nov, 2015

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Kingston HyperX Cloud Core Headset Review


With 53mm drivers, leatherette memory foam ear pads and a classy design, the HyperX Cloud Core headset is a perfect accessory for an ear delivering great sound and booming bass and is targeted at gamers, audiophiles and AV editors.

Design, Sound Quality, Extension cable

No carry pouch or case

A true sound gift for those users who love their music and games and want a great sounding headset.

Consumer review (

Quality headphones at an affordable price


Love these headphones. Caught these on sale for $49 and was the best buy of the year. I am no expert on sound but these headphones are perfect for gaming with some music and all round use. The best part of these headphones are the ear muffs, they are...

Jul, 2017

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Great Entry Level Headset


I mainly use this for playing CS:GO. Pros: - Comfortable - These are very comfortable for wearing for long periods of time, especially when compared to other headsets. However, they still get a bit warm while gaming. - Microphone - The mic is clear...

Jul, 2017

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Most comfortable headphone I've ever used.


Bought this headset in Dec, 2016 for $59 from CPL to replace my AKG K44 Perception, which was constantly making my ear lopes ache and have to say that this is one of the most comfortable headset I've ever used. This core version is basically the Cloud...

May, 2017

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