HyperX unveils the Cloud Alpha X at Gamescom

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HyperX looks to continue they line of great headsets today with the announcement of the Cloud Alpha X. This wired headset has a base slider for adjusting the lows and virtual 7.1 surround sound. Want to hear the game all around you? The Cloud Alpha X will be able to let you do that.

Comfort wise, the ear cups have memory foam and it's covered by a leatherette, which can be replaced with included fabric cushions. Communication is accomplished by the included noise cancelling mic, which can be detached. All are held together by a solid aluminum frame.

You can pick up a Cloud Alpha X next month for $129.99.

HyperX Showcases the Cloud Alpha S Gaming Headset at Gamescom


New Gaming Headset Featuring Bass Adjustment Sliders, Custom-tuned HyperX 7.1 Surround Sound and Dual Chamber Technology


COLOGNE, Germany (Gamescom) Aug. 19, 2019HyperX, the gaming division of Kingston Technology Company, Inc., today announced the HyperX Cloud AlphaTM S gaming headset at Gamescom. The new addition to HyperX’s gaming headset lineup presents bass adjustment sliders allowing for three levels of bass fine-tuning and HyperX custom-tuned virtual 7.1 surround sound1 that envelops a listener with full audio for intense gaming immersion.

The Cloud Alpha S includes dual chamber technology delivering accurate in-game sound with incredible range, tone and timbre.  The dual chambers allow the Cloud Alpha S to tune base separate from the mid and high frequencies, creating a dynamic sound that makes games, music and movies more realistic and immersive. The Cloud Alpha S offers all the design and sound quality features as the HyperX Cloud Alpha while enhancing the listening experience with 7.1 surround sound and mixing capabilities.

“We are excited to expand our line of HyperX peripherals with the Cloud Alpha S gaming headset,” said Marcus Hermann, senior business manager, HyperX. “Offering users a 7.1 virtual surround sound headset that has all the comfort and style of the original HyperX Cloud Alpha. The new Alpha S gives gamers precise sound and intuitive control features to enjoy fully immersive soundscapes.”

The Cloud Alpha S boasts signature HyperX comfort with premium memory foam ear cushions, an extra breathable leatherette and a durable aluminum frame. The headset also comes equipped with a detachable noise cancellation mic, braided cable, spare set of fabric ear cushions and travel bag.

HyperX products will be on display and demonstrated at Gamescom in the HyperX booth (Hall F08N Stand A-010, the outside area behind Hall 8), Aug. 20 – 24.