HyperX, the gaming peripherals team at HP Inc. and brand leader in gaming and esports, today announced new additions to its award-winning gaming accessories lineup at CES 2022. Underscoring its commitment to support wireless gaming needs, the latest HyperX products include the HyperX Cloud Alpha Wireless gaming headset with up to 300 hours1 of battery life, HyperX Clutch wireless gaming controller and Pulsefire Haste wireless gaming mouse. In addition to wireless peripherals, HyperX also introduced the Alloy Origins™ 65 mechanical gaming keyboard with HyperX Red and Aqua mechanical switches, Cloud II gaming headset in a new white and pink colorway and Cloud Core headset with DTS® Headphone:X® audio.

“CES sets the tone for consumer technology in 2022 and is a great time for HyperX to share our latest innovations and demonstrate our continued dedication to bring gamers high-performance products,” said Kevin Hague, vice president and general manager, HyperX. “As producers of professional gaming-grade accessories, HyperX is committed to outfitting the gaming and esports communities with the best products for extended gaming sessions, esports tournaments or casual gaming with friends.”

The latest HyperX line of products offer new levels of comfort, performance and control and are designed to improve the gameplay experience for gamers at all levels.

  • HyperX Cloud Alpha Wireless Gaming Headset: Cloud Alpha Wireless offers the longest-lasting battery in a wireless gaming headset2 with up to 300 hours1 of battery life on a single charge. The headset provides an immersive audio experience with DTS® Headphone:X®3 and utilizes new-and-improved, custom-designed Dual Chamber Technology and HyperX 50mm Drivers that feature a slimmer, lighter design while maintaining the sound and performance of the original wired version. Cloud Alpha Wireless provides signature HyperX comfort with soft, pliable leatherette and custom plush memory foam and a durable aluminum frame for long-lasting durability and stability. The headset features a detachable noise-cancelling mic with LED status indicator and onboard audio controls on the ear cup.

  • HyperX Clutch Wireless Gaming Controller: For improved mobile gaming control, HyperX Clutch wireless controller offers a familiar controller layout and comfortable textured controller grips to enhance in-game performance. It provides wireless support for Android mobile devices via Bluetooth 4.2 or a 2.4GHz wireless receiver. A USB-C to USB-A cable is included as a wired connection to PC for gaming, allowing users to take full advantage of gaming on the cloud via multiple devices. The Clutch wireless controller includes a detachable and adjustable mobile phone clip that expands from 41mm to 86mm and comes equipped with a built-in rechargeable battery offering up to 19 hours of battery life on a single charge.4

  • HyperX Pulsefire Haste Wireless Gaming Mouse: Pulsefire Haste wireless mouse utilizes an ultra-light honeycomb hex shell design that offers quicker movements and increased ventilation. The mouse offers gaming-grade wireless technology with a low latency wireless connection that operates on reliable 2.4GHz frequency and features long-lasting battery life with up to 100 hours on a single charge.5 Pulsefire Haste wireless mouse features six programmable buttons with onboard memory and uses TTC Golden micro dustproof switches rated for up to 80 million clicks. The mouse is also anti-dust and features a water-resistant IP55 rating. Built with low-friction, pure virgin-grade PTFE skates for effortless glide movement, Pulsefire Haste includes grip tape for both sides of the mouse as well as the left and right mouse buttons and includes a replacement set of PTFE skates. The mouse is customizable with HyperX NGENUITY software and allows users to personalize DPI settings, RGB lighting, button assignments, and record macros.

  • HyperX Alloy Origins 65 Mechanical Gaming Keyboard: Alloy Origins 65 features a space-saving 65 percent form factor with dedicated arrow keys, delete, page up, and page down keys to maximize functionality and desktop real estate for ultimate mouse movement. The keyboard features HyperX mechanical switches built for performance, longevity and rated with an 80 million lifetime click rating per switch. The keyboard includes RGB backlit keys with an exposed LED design for brighter illumination with radiant lighting effects and five adjustable brightness levels. Origins 65 utilizes premium double shot PBT keycaps with secondary key functions for long-term use and durability. HyperX NGENUITY software allows users to personalize lighting,6 Game Mode and macro settings, offering up to three profiles with on-board memory. The keyboard is available in HyperX Red linear switches or HyperX Aqua tactile switches.7
  • HyperX Cloud II Gaming Headset: Cloud II utilizes an advanced audio control box that offers 7.1 virtual surround sound8 and features signature HyperX memory foam, premium leatherette and a durable aluminum frame to provide long-lasting durability, stability and ultimate comfort for prolonged gaming sessions. The advanced audio control box delivers 7.1 virtual surround sound with independent audio and microphone volume control. Gamers can easily toggle on 7.1 virtual surround sound with a push of a button. The headset uses specially tuned 53mm drivers that offer rich, impactful sounds with clarity and precision. Cloud II offers multi-device compatibility9 and utilizes a detachable noise-cancelling mic that provides clearer voice quality, game sounds and reduced background noise. Cloud II combines a fresh new pink and white colorway with signature HyperX comfort and sound.

  • HyperX Cloud Core Gaming Headset: Cloud Core gaming headset is designed for an immersive in-game audio experience with DTS® Headphone:X®3 that offers accurate 3D audio spatialization. Cloud Core is built with durable aluminum frame and adjustable headband to provide long-lasting durability and utilizes signature HyperX memory foam and soft leatherette to provide signature HyperX comfort. The headset includes a flexible, detachable noise-canceling microphone that is Discord and TeamSpeak certified.

Availability

The new products will be available through the HyperX U.S. network of retail and e-tail outlets as follows:

  • Cloud Alpha Wireless Gaming Headset – pricing and expected availability in February at $199.99
  • HyperX Clutch Wireless Gaming Controller – pricing and expected availability in March at $49.99
  • Pulsefire Haste Wireless Gaming Mouse – pricing and expected availability in February at $79.99
  • Alloy Origins 65 Mechanical Gaming Keyboard – pricing and expected availability in February at $99.99
  • Cloud II Gaming Headset – pricing and expected availability in March at $99.99
  • Cloud Core Gaming Headset – pricing and expected availability in January at $69.99

Pricing on HyperXgaming.com is subject to change without notice. Retailers’ 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.

Cloud Alpha Wireless Gaming Headset Specifications

Part Number                                       4P5D4AA

Headphone

Driver                                                   Dynamic, 50mm with neodymium magnets

Form factor                                           Over ear, circumaural, closed back

Frequency response                               15 Hz – 21 kHz

Impedance                                           62 Ω

Sensitivity                                           103 dBSPL/mW at 1 kHz

T.H.D.                                                 ≤ 2%

Frame type                                          Aluminum

Ear cushions                                        Memory foam and premium leatherette

Microphone

Element                                              6mm Electret condenser microphone

Polar pattern                                        Bi-directional, Noise-cancelling

Frequency response                              50 Hz – 7.2 kHz

Sensitivity                                           -15 dBFS/Pa at 1 kHz

Connections and Features

Audio connection                                Wireless USB

USB audio format                                Stereo

USB specification                                USB 2.0

Sampling rates                                     48 kHz

Bit-Depth                                            24 bit

Included virtual surround sound DTS Headphone:X

Audio controls                                     Onboard audio controls

Battery

Type                                                    Rechargeable lithium-polymer

Battery life                                          up to 300 hours

Charge time                                         4.5 hours

Wireless

Type                                                    2.4 GHz

Wireless range                                     Up to 20 meters10

Physical

Weight                                                322g

Weight with microphone                      335g

Cable length(s) and type(s)                   0.5m USB charge cable

HyperX Clutch Wireless Gaming Controller Specifications

Part Number                                       516L8AA

Controller Specifications

Connection type                                    2.4GHz wireless / Bluetooth / wired

Compatibility                                      Android, PC

Battery Specifications

Battery life                                          Up to 19 hours7

Battery capacity                       600mAh

Physical Specifications

Length                                                 110.3mm11

Height                                                  75.1mm11

Width                                                   155.6mm

Mobile clip dimensions             41mm – 86mm

Weight (without cable)              270g11

Cable type and length                           Detachable USB-C cable, 2.95m

HyperX Pulsefire Haste Wireless Gaming Mouse Specifications

Part Number                                          Black – 4P5D7AA

                                                                 White – 4P5D8AA

Mouse Specifications

Shape                                                       Symmetrical

Sensor                                                      Pixart PAW3335

Resolution                                                Up to 16000 DPI

DPI Presets                                              400 / 800 / 1600 / 3200 DPI

Speed                                                       450 IPS

Acceleration                                            40G

Buttons                                                    6

Left / Right Button Switches              TTC Golden Micro Dustproof Switch

Left / Right Button Durability            80 million clicks

Light Effects                                       Per-LED RGB lighting

Onboard Memory                                    1 profile

Connection Type                                     2.4GHz wireless / wired

Charging Type                                    Wired

Polling Rate                                             1000Hz

Skate Material                                     Virgin-grade PTFE

Battery Specifications

Battery Type                                            370mAh Li-ion polymer battery

Battery Life                                              Up to 100 hours

Physical Specifications

Length                                                      124.3mm

Height                                                      38.2mm

Width                                                  66.8mm

Weight (without cable)                       Black – 61g

                                                            White – 62g

Weight (with cable)                            Black – 95g

                                                            White – 96g

Cable Type                                              Detachable HyperFlex USB-C Cable

Cable Length                                           1.8m

Alloy Origins 65 Mechanical Gaming Keyboard Specifications

Part Number                                       HyperX Red Switch

            4P5D6AA#ABA           English (US)

            4P5D6AN#UUW          Nordic

            4P5D6AX#ACB            Russian

            Hyper X Aqua Switch

            56R64AA#ABA            English (US)

Keyboard Specifications

Switch                                                      HyperX Switch

Type                                                         Mechanical

Backlight                                                 RGB (16,777,216 colors)

Light Effects                                            Per-key RGB lighting6 and 5 brightness levels

Onboard Memory                                    3 profiles

Polling Rate                                             1000Hz

Anti-ghosting                                           100% anti-ghosting

Rollover                                                   N-key

Media Control                                         Yes

Game Mode                                             Yes

OS compatibility                                      Windows® 10, 8.1, 8, 7

Switch Specifications

Switch                                                      HyperX Red, HyperX Aqua

Operation Style                                        Linear, Tactile

Operating Force                                       45g, 45g

Actuation Point                                        1.8 mm

Total Travel Distance                              3.8 mm

Life Span (Keystrokes)                           80 million

Keycap Specifications

Material                                                   PBT12

Physical Specifications

Width                                                  315.06mm

Depth                                                       105.50mm

Height                                                      36.94mm

Weight (with cable)                            827.7g

Cable Type                                              Detachable USB-C, Braided

Cable Length                                           1.8m

Cloud Core Gaming Headset Specifications

Part Number                                       HX-HSCC-2-BK/WW (note: Already live at BBY)

4P4F2AA

Headphone

Driver                                                  Dynamic, 53mm with neodymium magnets

Form factor                                          Over ear, circumaural, closed back

Frequency response                              15 Hz – 25 kHz

Impedance                                           60 Ω

Sensitivity                                           98 dBSPL/mW at 1 kHz

T.H.D.                                                 ≤ 2%

Frame type                                          Aluminum

Ear cushions                                        Memory foam and premium leatherette

Microphone

Element                                              Electret condenser microphone

Polar pattern                                        Uni-directional, Noise-cancelling

Frequency response                               100 Hz – 12 kHz

Sensitivity                                            -42 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                                     In-line audio controls

Physical

Weight                                                283g

Weight with microphone                      295g

Cloud II Gaming Headset Specifications

Part Number                                           4P5E0AA

Headphone Specifications
Driver Dynamic, 53mm with neodymium magnets
Form Factor Over ear, circumaural, closed back
Frequency Response 10Hz-23kHz
Impedance 60 Ω
Sensitivity 98dBSPL/mW at 1kHz
T.H.D < 2%
Frame Type Aluminum
Ear Cushions Memory foam and premium leatherette
 Microphone Specifications
Element Electret condenser microphone
Polar Pattern Uni-directional, Noise-cancelling
Frequency Response 50Hz-7.5kHz
Sensitivity -42dBV (1V/Pa at 1kHz)
 Connections and Features
Audio Connection Condenser (back electret)
USB Audio Format Stereo
USB Specification USB 2.0
Sampling Rates 8kHz, 16kHz, 32kHz, 44.1kHz, 48kHz
Bit-Depth 16 bit
Included Virtual Surround Sound HyperX Virtual 7.1 Surround Sound
Audio Controls Audio control box
 Physical Specifications
Weight 320g
Weight with microphone 330g
Cable Length(s) and Type(s) 1m headset cable
USB Audio Control Mixer Weight 71g
USB Audio Control Mixer Cable Length 2m

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