FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–HyperX, the gaming peripherals team at HP Inc. and brand leader in gaming and esports, today announced the release of the enhanced HyperX Cloud StingerTM 2 gaming headsets for PC gamers. Offering signature HyperX comfort and durability with soft memory foam and premium leatherette, the new Cloud Stinger 2 includes DTS® Headphone:X® Spatial-Audio1 for improved 3D audio spatialization and localization accuracy. Minimizing weight without compromising overall performance, the Cloud Stinger 2 offers lightweight comfort with impressive audio, ideal for long gaming sessions and chatting with friends.
“Bringing a new and improved addition to our popular selection of Stinger headsets, we are excited to expand the lineup with the Cloud Stinger 2,” said Nate Almond, audio business manager, HyperX. “Offering another top-quality headset option packed with impressive features for both function and comfort, Cloud Stinger 2 stays true to its lightweight predecessors’ quality and comfort at a low price point – now with DTS Headphone:X audio for more enhanced in-game immersion.”
Cloud Stinger 2 maintains the fundamentals of the original HyperX Cloud Stinger, while refining them to meet an even wider range of gamers needs. Weighing in at under 300g, the headset is designed for a quality user experience with great sound and lightweight comfort. Cloud Stinger 2 utilizes large 50mm drivers to provide clearer audio, with earcups that rotate 90 degrees for adaptive fit and comfort around the neck during breaks. The headset also features easy-access audio controls on the earcup and a swivel-to-mute, noise-canceling flexible microphone for added convenience, reduced background noise and clear voice quality.
The HyperX Cloud Stinger 2 gaming headset is now available in the US through Amazon, Best Buy and the online HyperX Shop for $49.99 MSRP. For more information, please visit the HyperX Cloud Stinger 2 gaming headset product page. Pricing from HyperX.com is subject to change without notice. Retailer pricing may vary.
Due to the current COVID-19 situation, HyperX may experience some product and shipping delays. HyperX is taking every possible measure to work with partners to minimize the impact on its customers and ensure product availability and timely delivery.
HyperX Cloud Stinger 2 Gaming Headset Specifications:
Driver: Dynamic, 50mm with neodymium magnets
Form factor: Over ear, circumaural, closed back
Frequency response: 10Hz – 28kHz
Sensitivity: 97.5 dBSPL/mW at 1 kHz
THD: ≤ 2%
Frame type: Plastic
Ear cushions: Memory foam and premium leatherette
Element: Electret condenser microphone
Polar pattern: Bi-directional, noise-canceling
Frequency response: 100Hz – 15.6kHz
Sensitivity: -40.5 dBV (1 V/Pa at 1 kHz)
Connections and Features
Audio connection: Wired 3.5mm (4-pole CTIA)
Included virtual surround sound: DTS Headphone:X
Audio controls: Onboard audio controls
Cable length(s) and type(s): 2m headset cable, 15cm PC splitter cable
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For 19 years, HyperX’s mission has been to develop gaming solutions for every type of gamer and the company is consistently recognized for delivering products that provide superior comfort, aesthetics, performance, and reliability. Under the tagline of “WE’RE ALL GAMERS,” HyperX gaming headsets, keyboards, mice, USB microphones, and console accessories are the choice of everyday gamers as well as celebrity ambassadors, pro gamers, tech enthusiasts, and overclockers worldwide because they meet the most stringent product specifications and are built with best-in-class components. For more information, please go to www.hyperx.com.
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