HyperX announced the HyperX Cloud Alpha S gaming headset at Gamescom. The new addition to HyperX’s gaming headset line-up presents bass adjustment sliders allowing for three levels of bass 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 Julien Millet, business manager, HyperX EMEA. “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 aluminium 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.
HyperX Cloud Alpha S will be available through HyperX’s network of retail and e-tail outlets as follows:
- HyperX Cloud Alpha S Gaming Headset – Available in Q4 at $129.99 MSRP
1 Virtual 7.1 surround sound effect output as a 2-channel stereo signal to be used with stereo headphones.