Published on February 15th, 2022 | by Adrian Gunning

HyperX Launches Cloud Core Wireless Gaming Headset with DTS Headphone:X spatial audio

HyperX, the gaming peripherals team at HP Inc. and brand leader in gaming and esports, today announced the release of the Cloud Core Wireless gaming headset in Australia and New Zealand. The latest addition to HyperX’s extensive headset lineup, Cloud Core Wireless features DTS® Headphone:X®1 spatial audio and offers signature HyperX comfort and durability engineered to elevate gaming sessions.

Designed for immersive in-game audio experiences, Cloud Core Wireless is equipped with DTS® Headphone:X® spatial audio and 53mm drivers to deliver clear and accurate positional sound for gaming. This new gaming-grade wireless headset broadcasts at 2.4GHz and offers up to 20 hours2 of battery life and 20 meters of wireless range.

“HyperX is dedicated to providing the ultimate audio experience for gamers and the new Cloud Core Wireless gaming headset delivers with DTS® Headphone:X® and signature comfort at an affordable price point,” said HyperX. “Cloud Core Wireless gaming headset is an excellent option for gamers that desire a more immersive in-game experience with the freedom and flexibility to play without cables.”

The Cloud Core Wireless gaming headset is certified by Discord and TeamSpeak for seamless chat compatibility. The headset offers a flexible detachable noise-canceling microphone that reduces background noise and provides clearer voice quality for improved in-game chat.

Aligning with the high-quality build of its predecessors, Cloud Core Wireless utilises an aluminum frame construction with an adjustable headband that provides long-lasting durability and stability. The headset also features soft leatherette and plush memory foam for signature HyperX comfort.


The HyperX Cloud Core Wireless gaming headset is available at select retailers for AU$159 in Australia and NZ$169 in New Zealand. For more information on the HyperX Cloud Core Wireless gaming headset, please visit the HyperX product page. Retailers’ pricing may vary.

HyperX Cloud Core Wireless Gaming Headset Specifications:

Part Number
HHSC1C-CG-BK/G (legacy part number)
4P5D5AA (HP Inc. part number)

Driver: Dynamic, 53mm with neodymium magnets
Form factor: Over ear, circumaural, closed back
Frequency response: 10 Hz – 21 kHz
Impedance: 60 Ω
Sensitivity: 99 dBSPL/mW at 1 kHz
T.H.D.: ≤ 1%
Frame type: Aluminum
Ear cushions: Memory foam

Element: Electret condenser microphone
Polar pattern: Bi-directional, Noise-cancelling
Frequency response: 20 Hz – 6.8 kHz
Sensitivity: -44 dBV (1 V/Pa at 1 kHz)

Connections and Features
Audio connection: Wireless USB
USB audio format: Stereo
USB specification: USB 2.0
Sampling rates: 48 kHz
Bit-Depth: 16 bit
Included virtual surround sound: DTS Headphone:X
Audio controls: Onboard audio controls

Type: Rechargeable lithium-polymer
Battery life: 20 hours
Charge time: 3 hours

Type: 2.4 GHz
Wireless range: Up to 20 meters

Weight: 283g
Weight with microphone: 294g
Cable length(s) and type(s): 0.5m USB charge cable

1 DTS, DTS:X, DTS Sound Unbound, Headphone:X, the DTS logo, and the DTS:X logo are registered trademarks or trademarks of DTS, Inc. in the United States and other countries. © 2020 DTS, Inc. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.
2 Tested at 50% headphone volume. Battery life varies based on volume and usage

About the Author


Adrian lives in Melbourne Australia and has a huge passion for gaming, technology and pop culture. He recently finished his a Bachelor of Journalism and is currently focusing on games journalism. When not writing and playing video games, Adrian can be found in Comics 'R' Us debating the pros of the DC Universe and cons of the Marvel Universe.

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