CES 2022: HyperX Announces New Headsets, Controller, and More
New Headsets, Controller, Mouse, and Keyboard
HyperX, which is now a gaming peripherals brand under HP, has a number of new products to announce at CES 2022, including their latest wireless gaming headset: the Cloud Alpha Wireless – featuring “up to 300 hours of battery life”.
Also on offer are the Cloud II Gaming and Cloud Core gaming headsets, the Clutch Wireless gaming controller, Pulsefire Haste wireless mouse, and Alloy Origins 65 mechanical keyboard.
More info on these products can be found in the quotes from the PR below.
HyperX Cloud Alpha Wireless Gaming Headset
Cloud Alpha Wireless offers the longest-lasting battery in a wireless gaming headset with up to 300 hours of battery life on a single charge. The headset provides an immersive audio experience with DTS Headphone:X 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 Cloud II Gaming Headset
Cloud II utilizes an advanced audio control box that offers 7.1 virtual surround sound 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 compatibility 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 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.
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.
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.
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, 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.
Pricing and Availability
HyperX states that these new products will be available through the USA retail/e-tail network with pricing and expected availability as follows:
- Cloud Alpha Wireless Gaming Headset – pricing and expected availability in February at $199.99
- 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
- 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