HyperX the gaming division of Kingston Technology, has unveiled a new pair of headphones designed for gamers and those who like to listen to audio from their mobile devices. Priced affordably from $50 the new headphones will be available to purchase later this year. Equipped with 14 mm drivers to deliver “clear low, mid and high tones with enhanced bass and ambiance for a more captivating gaming experience”.
The design of the earbuds take the form of a rubberised tangle-free cable connection that features a 90-degree angled plug optimised for handheld mode. The Cloud Earbuds also offer direct connectivity for voice chat functionality supporting Nintendo Switch with a slim in-line mic. The in-line mic can also be used for mobile calls, and features convenient single button control for calls and streaming media. HyperX Cloud Earbuds gaming headphones specifications include :
– Driver: Dynamic 14mm with neodymium magnets
– Frequency response: 20Hz-20,000Hz
– Impedance: 65 Ω
– Sound pressure level: 116dBSPL/mW at 1kHz
– T.H.D.: < 2%
– Weight: 19g
– Cable type and length: 4 pole, 1.2m
– Element: Electret condenser microphone
– Polar pattern: Omni-directional
– Frequency response: 100Hz-6,300 Hz
– Sensitivity: -42dBV (0dB=1V/Pa,1kHz)
“With the introduction of Fortnite Android Beta in September, the demand for high quality earbuds with in-line microphone continues to grow,” said Andrew Ewing, senior business manager, HyperX. “The new Cloud Earbuds expand the HyperX lineup with a mobile solution designed to unlock the best gaming experience on the go while delivering the comfort and style inherent in HyperX gaming gear.”
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