FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif. – Sept. 6, 2022 – HyperX, the gaming peripherals team at HP Inc. and brand leader in gaming and esports, today announced the release of the enhanced HyperX Cloud StingerTM 2 gaming headset for PC gamers. Offering signature HyperX comfort and durability with soft memory foam and premium leatherette, the new Cloud Stinger 2 includes DTS® Headphone:X® Spatial Audio1 for improved 3D audio spatialization and localization accuracy. Minimizing weight without compromising overall performance, the Cloud Stinger 2 offers lightweight comfort with impressive audio, ideal for long gaming sessions and chatting with friends.

“Bringing a new and improved addition to our popular selection of Stinger headsets, we are excited to expand the lineup with the Cloud Stinger 2,” said Nate Almond, audio business manager, HyperX. “Offering another top-quality headset option packed with impressive features for both function and comfort, Cloud Stinger 2 stays true to its lightweight predecessors’ quality and comfort at a low price point – now with DTS Headphone:X audio for more enhanced in-game immersion.”

Cloud Stinger 2 maintains the fundamentals of the original HyperX Cloud Stinger, while refining them to meet an even wider range of gamers needs. Weighing in at under 300g, the headset is designed for a quality user experience with great sound and lightweight comfort. Cloud Stinger 2 utilizes large 50mm drivers to provide clearer audio, with earcups that rotate 90 degrees for adaptive fit and comfort around the neck during breaks. The headset also features easy-access audio controls on the earcup and a swivel-to-mute, noise-canceling flexible microphone for added convenience, reduced background noise and clear voice quality.

Availability

The HyperX Cloud Stinger 2 gaming headset is now available in the U.S. through Amazon, Best Buy and the online HyperX Shop for $49.99 MSRP. For more information, please visit the HyperXCloud Stinger 2 gaming headset product page. Pricing from HyperX.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.

 

HyperX Cloud Stinger 2 Gaming Headset Specifications:

 

Part Number 519T1AA

 

Headphone

Driver: Dynamic, 50mm with neodymium magnets

Form factor: Over ear, circumaural, closed back

Frequency response: 10 Hz – 28 kHz

Impedance: 32 Ω

Sensitivity: 97.5 dBSPL/mW at 1 kHz

T.H.D.: ≤ 2%

Frame type: Plastic

Ear cushions: Memory foam and premium leatherette

 

Microphone

Element: Electret condenser microphone

Polar pattern: Bi-directional, noise-cancelling

Frequency response: 100 Hz – 15.6 kHz

Sensitivity: -40.5 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: Onboard audio controls

 

Physical

Weight: 275g

 

Cable length(s) and type(s): 2m headset cable, 15cm PC splitter cable

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