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    Default Kingston HyperX Cloud Headset Review

    Introduction Headsets are practically a dime a dozen in today’s market. With the large variety available on the net, it makes it tough for us to filter out the good ones from the bad ones. As PC enthusiasts we love our games and our music. We want to blast our ears without waking up the neighbors or maybe our significant other sitting next to us. Today we will be adding more choices to the mix by introducing a new headset from Kingston, called the HyperX Cloud.

    Kingston has been a name we have come to know in the PC industry, especially with system memory products. However, with the growing number of PC peripherals and accessories, it was only a matter of time before Kingston started to tap their brand cache and jump into this arena too. With the e-sports crowd growing in popularity, Kingston saw an opportunity. They created a division called “HyperX.” Under the HyperX branding, Kingston is now developing accessories and peripherals to feed this growing group. This new HyperX Cloud Headset is one of those products. Let’s put it to the test and see how well it holds up against the competition.

    Before we move forward, let’s read a bit about Kingston:

    “Founded in 1987 with a single product offering, Kingston Technology now offers more than 2,000 memory products that support nearly every device that uses memory, from computers, servers and printers to MP3 players, digital cameras and cell phones. In 2007, the company’s sales exceeded $4.5 billion. With global headquarters in Fountain Valley, California, Kingston employs more than 4,500 people worldwide. Regarded as one of the Best Companies to Work for in America by Fortune magazine, Kingston’s tenets of respect, loyalty, flexibility and integrity create an exemplary corporate culture. Kingston believes that investing in its people is essential, and each employee is a vital part of Kingston’s success.” Let’s move forward and take a look at the package.

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    Default Re: Kingston HyperX Cloud Headset Review

    good review Kenny. nice looking headset. the mic distortion would be an issue for me.
    You don't know me and that's the way i like it!

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    Default Re: Kingston HyperX Cloud Headset Review

    Nice review Kenny. I know it is strange but I really like the stitching on the head band part. If you ever look at some luxury imports that have the deluxe interior package, it has that type of stitching. Almost like baseball gloves. Anyways I love the look and they look comfy. Only concern I would have is if they are not vented correctly they will make your ears sweat. I hate that. Its gross! lol
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    Default Re: Kingston HyperX Cloud Headset Review

    Excellent review Kenny not a bad set of cans and great that they included the extra set of muffs so during long game play your ears should stay alot cooler.
    I love the look as well as Sandy mentioned the stitching looks great.

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    Default Re: Kingston HyperX Cloud Headset Review

    Thanks, As a all round headset, the HyperX Cloud did a great Job on hitting those marks.
    Aesthetically, I really liked the look. Everything about the fit, feel and cosmetic design was just right.

    I wish the drivers had a bit more bass, but for the price point, I can't complain.

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    Default Re: Kingston HyperX Cloud Headset Review

    Great review Kenny thanks for posting

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    Default Re: Kingston HyperX Cloud Headset Review

    Great review Kenny. I like the white/black scheme of headset, and yeah as Sandy already said the stitching looks great. For that price range we can easily turn a blind eye on the mic problem.

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    Good review Kenny .Love the looks of them.

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