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    Default HyperX Expands Sound by Expanding their Headset: Cloud Revolver S

    I’m not an audiophile, but I’m beginning to think it’s only because I can’t afford to be one. Each time I get to hear a better quality listening experience, I’m blown away by the clarity and feel of the music I’m listening to. CES 2017 gave me one such experience while I was there and while I sort of mentioned it in the video, I wanted to point out that the HyperX Cloud Revolver S not only sounded great as expected, but I was really surprised by how well it’s 7.1 surround feature worked.
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    Surround headsets haven’t impressed me that much until this point. They do seem to work well for games, but once you try to settle into a nice music listening session, the sound seems a bit hollow or too tinny. HyperX had a display of their Cloud Revolver S so I got to put it on, pick a song I knew and take in the experience. It blew me away! It seems that while the headset has the unique feature of being a plug-and-play Dolby 7.1 Surround unit, it’s also the feature that might be attributing to the amazing sound. The Cloud Revolver S relies on an external USB dongle that’s designed to support the surround feature, I can’t help but suspect that it’s playing a role in the general sound quality as well. Needless to say, the 50mm drivers themselves play a critical role, but the end result regardless of the causes is hard to argue with.

    HyperX certainly has a winner on it’s hands with this unit. Considering it was at the end of a line of their other headsets, it made it easy to discern the audio difference. The only disclaimer to keep in mind is to remember that I can’t claim genuine audiophile status and your playback equipment still has to have a certain level of quality as well. HyperX had some other new releases so check the link and galleries below to see more. http://www.businesswire.com/news/hom...lsefire-Gaming

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    Default Re: HyperX Expands Sound by Expanding their Headset: Cloud Revolver S

    Great headsets they are built well I love the 7.1 especially in gaming.

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    Default Re: HyperX Expands Sound by Expanding their Headset: Cloud Revolver S

    Quote Originally Posted by vinman View Post
    Great headsets they are built well I love the 7.1 especially in gaming.
    I've always loved the sound in gaming, but not so much in music. That Cloud S was the first to really change my mind on it, but it goes to show how much quality makes an impact on audio.
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    Default Re: HyperX Expands Sound by Expanding their Headset: Cloud Revolver S

    Quote Originally Posted by joshjaks View Post
    I've always loved the sound in gaming, but not so much in music. That Cloud S was the first to really change my mind on it, but it goes to show how much quality makes an impact on audio.
    I agree tottally

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