HyperX Cloud Revolver headset with 7.1 sound is out

Posted on Wednesday, Dec 02 2020 @ 11:03 CET by Thomas De Maesschalck
Another new gaming headset from Kingston's HyperX gaming brand. The new HyperX Cloud Revolver offers 7.1 with virtual surround sound for $149.99.
HyperX, the gaming division of Kingston Technology, Inc., today announced the release of the HyperX Cloud Revolver Gaming Headset + 7.1 with virtual surround sound for a cinematic experience. Designed to meet the demands of leading PC and console gamers – or hybrid work and learning listening needs – the Cloud Revolver Gaming Headset + 7.1 features immersive sound and a wide audio range, as well as a studio-grade sound stage with signature HyperX comfort and durability.

Cloud Revolver + 7.1 features a studio-grade sound stage with 50mm directional drivers to deliver greater depth and width for improved audio precisions in first-person shooter and open environment games. The tuning of the driver, mechanical design of the acoustical chamber, and larger ear cups allow users to hear an opponent clearly and accurately for ultimate competitive advantage while gaming.

Cloud Revolver + 7.1 features an advanced audio control box for convenient controls of headset volume, microphone volume, microphone mute, and an easily accessible toggle for turning 7.1 surround sound on and off. The audio control box has a click to easily manage its position and offers an LED status indicator for 7.1 surround sound and microphone mute.

“We are pleased to introduce the new HyperX Cloud Revolver Gaming Headset + 7.1 as the latest addition to HyperX’s premium-grade Cloud Revolver line,” said Nate Almond, audio manager, HyperX. “Joining a lineup of professional gaming headsets, the Cloud Revolver + 7.1 offers the perfect balance of audio performance and top-tier comfort for maximum competitive gaming advantage, or clear communication with classmates and coworkers.”

Cloud Revolver + 7.1 maintains the tradition of signature HyperX comfort and durability with HyperX memory foam and a solid steel frame. HyperX Cloud Revolver + 7.1 utilizes a digitally enhanced, noise-canceling, detachable microphone to provide crisp, clean and clear voice quality, as well as reduced background noise. HyperX Cloud Revolver + 7.1 offers multi-device compatibility with a USB audio control box for PC and PS4 and offers a 3.5mm connection for platforms with a 3.5mm port. The Cloud Revolver + 7.1 is also certified by TeamSpeak and Discord.

Availability
The HyperX Cloud Revolver Gaming Headset + 7.1 with virtual surround sound 1 is initially available for $149.99 MSRP in the U.S. and $219.99 MSRP in Canada through HyperX’s Online Shop. For more information on the HyperX Cloud Revolver Gaming Headset + 7.1 availability, please visit the HyperX Cloud Revolver product page.

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.

HyperX Cloud Revolver Gaming Headset + 7.1 Specifications:
Part Number: HHSR1-AH-GM/G

Headphone:
Driver: Dynamic, 50mm with Neodymium magnets
Type: Circumaural, Closed back
Frequency response: 10Hz-23.2kHz
Impedance: 32 Ohm
Sound pressure level: 100.5dBSPL/mW at 1kHz
T.H.D: < 2%
Weight: 360g
Weight with mic: 376g
Cable length and type: 3.5mm 4-pole plug (1m)

Microphone
Element: Electret condenser microphone
Polar pattern: Uni-directional, Noise-canceling type.
Frequency response: 50Hz-7.7kHz
Sensitivity: -40dBV (1V/Pa,1kHz)


USB Audio Control Box
Weight: 57g
Cable length: 2m

1 Virtual 7.1 surround sound effect output as a 2-channel stereo signal to be used with stereo headphones.

2 USB Sound Card and virtual 7.1 surround sound not supported on Xbox One, Xbox One S, Xbox Series X
Compatible with devices with CTIA standard connectors.
Compatible with Virtual Reality systems with 3.5mm port.
Virtual 7.1 surround sound effect output as a 2-channel stereo signal to be used with stereo headphones.
HyperX Cloud Revolver  with 7.1


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Thomas De Maesschalck

Thomas has been messing with computer since early childhood and firmly believes the Internet is the best thing since sliced bread. Enjoys playing with new tech, is fascinated by science, and passionate about financial markets. When not behind a computer, he can be found with running shoes on or lifting heavy weights in the weight room.



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