HyperX has announced the release of the enhanced HyperX Cloud Stinger 2, a new gaming headset designed for PC gamers that weighs in at under 300 g but still “packs a hefty audio punch” with large 50 mm drivers and support for DTS Headphone:X spatial audio technology. The HyperX Cloud Stinger 2 gaming headset is now available in the U.S. through Amazon, Best Buy, and the online HyperX Shop for $49.99 MSRP.
HyperX Cloud Stinger 2 Gaming Headset specifications:
- Driver: Dynamic, 50mm with neodymium magnets
- Form factor: Over ear, circumaural, closed back
- Frequency response: 10 Hz – 28 kHz
- Impedance: 32 Ω
- Sensitivity: 97.5 dBSPL/mW at 1 kHz
- T.H.D.: ≤ 2%
- Frame type: Plastic
- Ear cushions: Memory foam and premium leatherette
- Element: Electret condenser microphone
- Polar pattern: Bi-directional, noise-cancelling
- Frequency response: 100 Hz – 15.6 kHz
- 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
- Weight: 275g
- Cable length(s) and type(s): 2m headset cable, 15cm PC splitter cable
“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.”
HYPERX RELEASES ENHANCED CLOUD STINGER 2 GAMING HEADSET
HyperX, the gaming peripherals team at HP Inc. and brand leader in gaming and esports, today announced the release of the enhanced HyperX Cloud Stinger 2 gaming headset 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 Audio 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.
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.