HyperX Introduces Cloud Stinger Core Gaming Headset

HyperX®, the gaming division of Kingston Technology, today announced the launch of its HyperX Cloud Stinger Core gaming headset. This is an affordable headset, designed for console gamers looking for great sound at a value price.
The HyperX Cloud Stinger Core headset features an adjustable steel slider and soft ear cushions for comfort, along with a swiveling mic. The headset comes with directional 40mm drivers and a closed-cup design for an immersive in-game audio experience with less distractions. The HyperX Cloud Stinger Core is now available in Australia with a RRP of AUD$69 at EB Games exclusivelyA wide range of HyperX’s already hot-selling peripherals are also available at EB Games.
HyperX Cloud Stinger Core weighs just 215 grams, is multi-console compatible, and has convenient audio controls directly on the cable for quick access during gaming sessions. The lightweight headset is also backed by a 2-year warranty and free tech support

“Building on the demand for the HyperX Cloud Stinger headset, we designed the new high-quality Cloud Stinger Core for console gamers on a budget. The headset is made sturdy and durable and comes with steel sliders so users can comfortably play for hours.”

said HyperX.

This product launch comes off the back of news of HyperX shipping over 5 million award-winning gaming headsets. With the popularity of video games Fortnite and PlayerUnknown’s Battlegrounds (PUBG), the gaming headset market continues to grow at a rapid pace and HyperX continues to gain new fans. HyperX gaming headsets are worn by gamers globally, from first-time players to professional gamers.
HyperX Cloud Stinger Core is designed for PS4™ and is also compatible with Xbox One™ and Nintendo Switch™. Players of all levels need quality, comfortable gaming headsets, and HyperX fills this demand, providing hours of comfortable gaming for pro gamers and enthusiasts alike.
For more information, please visit the HyperX home page.
HyperX Cloud Stinger Core

HyperX Cloud Stinger Key Features:

  • Designed for console gaming
  • Optimised for comfort and convenience
  • Immersive in-game audio
  • Two-year warranty and free tech support

Additional HyperX Cloud Stinger Specifications:


  • Driver: Dynamic, 40mm with neodymium magnets
  • Type: Circumaural, Closed back
  • Frequency response: 20Hz–20,000Hz
  • Impedance: 16 Ω
  • Sound pressure level: 99dBSPL/mW at 1kHzHyperX
  • H.D.: < 2%
  • Weight: 215g
  • Cable length and type: Headset (1.3m)
  • Connection: Headset – 3.5mm plug (4 pole)


  • Element: Electret condenser microphone
  • Polar pattern: Noise-cancelling
  • Frequency response: 50Hz-18,000 Hz
  • Sensitivity: -41.5dBV (0dB=1V/Pa,1kHz)