FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#COUNTERSTRIKE—HyperX,
the gaming division of Kingston
Technology Company, Inc., today announced the release of HyperX
Cloud Earbuds™. Developed for Nintendo Switch™ and mobile gamers, Cloud
Earbuds feature signature HyperX comfort coupled with new patent
pending, HyperX designed soft silicone ear tips, giving gamers the
ultimate in comfort and superior sound for an immersive gaming
experience on the go.
HyperX Cloud Earbuds offer rich sound quality with Hi-Fi capable 14mm
drivers to deliver clear low, mid and high tones with enhanced bass and
ambiance for a more captivating gaming experience. The earbuds include a
rubberized, tangle-free cable connection that features a 90-degree
angled plug optimized for handheld mode. The Cloud Earbuds also offer
direct connectivity for voice chat functionality supporting Nintendo
Switch with a slim in-line mic. For added mobile convenience, the
in-line mic can also be used for mobile calls1, and features
convenient single button control for calls and streaming media.
“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.”
The Cloud Earbuds are compatible with Nintendo Switch as well as
smartphones and tablets with 3.5mm CTIA standard connectors. Offering
versatility and convenient portability, the earbuds come with three
sizes of patent pending silicone ear tips and a convenient carrying case
for added protection.
HyperX takes the tagline We’re All Gamers to heart.
Whether you are an amateur or professional player, our goal is to meet
or exceed customer expectations with every gaming headset, keyboard,
mouse or mousepad we design.
HyperX Cloud Earbuds Gaming Headphones with Mic Specifications
HeadphoneDriver: Dynamic 14mm with neodymium magnetsFrequency
response: 20Hz–20,000HzImpedance: 65 ΩSound
pressure level: 116dBSPL/mW at 1kHzT.H.D.: < 2%Weight:
19gCable type and length: 4 pole, 1.2m
In-Line MicrophoneElement: Electret condenser
microphonePolar pattern: Omni-directionalFrequency
response: 100Hz-6,300 HzSensitivity: -42dBV
1Compatible with devices that have CTIA standard connectors.
The HyperX Cloud Earbuds are initially available at Target in the
Nintendo Switch section of the store, and will have expanded
availability in U.S. e-tail outlets for $49.99 MSRP later this year. The
headphones are backed by HyperX two-year warranty. Additional country or
region shipping information is available online for the Cloud Earbuds
Gaming Headphones with Mic.
HyperXis the gaming division of Kingston
Technology Company, Inc., the world’s largest independent memory
manufacturer, with the goal of providing gamers, PC builders, and power
users with high-performance components. For 15 years, the HyperX mission
has been to develop gaming products for gamers – high-speed memory,
solid state drives, headsets, keyboards, mice, USB flash drives, and
mouse pads – to the gaming community and beyond. The award-winning
HyperX brand has carved its name atop the leaderboard by consistently
delivering products that deliver superior comfort, aesthetics,
performance, and reliability. HyperX gear is the choice of pro gamers,
tech enthusiasts, and overclockers worldwide because it meets the most
stringent product specifications and is built with best-in-class
components. HyperX has shipped over 5 million headsets worldwide.
Join the global #HyperXFamily at facebook.com/hyperxcommunity,
and learn how HyperX products can enhance your console experience and
boost performance for both you and your PC at hyperxgaming.com.
Whatever your skill level, whatever genres you play, we embrace all
gaming enthusiasts everywhere with our core belief — We’re All Gamers.
Editor’s Note: For additional information, evaluation units or
executive interviews, please contact Mark Tekunoff, Kingston Technology
Company, Inc. 17600 Newhope Street, Fountain Valley, CA USA 92708,
714-438-2791(Voice). Press images can be found in Kingston’s press room here.
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