Published on April 18th, 2023 | by Adrian Gunning

HyperX Launches Next-Generation Lineup with Pulsefire Haste 2 Mouse, Clutch Gladiate Controller, and More

HyperX, the gaming peripherals team at HP Inc. and brand leader in gaming and esports, today announced the launch of several next-generation peripherals in Australia and New Zealand; the lightweight Pulsefire Haste 2 Wired and Wireless Gaming Mouse, the Clutch Gladiate Wired Controller For Xbox, and the ChargePlay Quad 2 Charging Station for Nintendo Switch.

The latest HyperX line of products offer new levels of comfort, performance and control and are designed to improve the user experience. More information on the new accessories includes:

  • HyperX Pulsefire Haste 2 Gaming Mouse: The Pulsefire Haste 2 gaming mouse weighs just 53g and is specifically designed for fast sweeping movements, offering enhanced control with its included grip tape, super-flexible paracord cable that reduces tension and resistance and virgin PTFE skates to provide low friction and high responsiveness for a quick, effortless glide. The mouse is optimised for minimal input lag with an impressive 8000Hz polling rate to enhance precision and performance during gaming sessions, making it ideal for FPS games and competitive gameplay. Both the wired and wireless versions can be fully customised and optimised with the HyperX NGENUITY Software, allowing users to create macros for the programmable buttons, customise DPI settings and personalise RGB lighting.
    • Pulsefire Haste 2 Wired (Black): Available now on Amazon AU (RRP: AUD $99)
    • Pulsefire Haste 2 Wired (White): Available now on Amazon AU (RRP: AUD $99)
  • HyperX Pulsefire Haste 2 Wireless Gaming Mouse: The Pulsefire Haste 2 wireless gaming mouse is designed for gamers who demand instantaneous performance and desire the convenience of wireless connectivity. The Pulsefire Haste 2 wireless gaming mouse offers dual-mode wireless connectivity, allowing users to switch between 2.4GHz wireless and Bluetooth connections. It comes with the HyperFlex 2 charging cable, enabling users to charge while using the mouse and switching between wired and wireless modes. This second generation Pulsefire Haste wireless mouse weighs in at 61g and offers up to a 100-hour battery life.
    • Pulsefire Haste 2 Wireless (Black): Available now on Amazon AU (RRP: AUD $149)
    • Pulsefire Haste 2 Wireless (White): Available now on Amazon AU (RRP: AUD $149)
  • HyperX Clutch Gladiate Wired Controller For Xbox: The Clutch Gladiate Wired Controller For Xbox features dual trigger locks and remappable rear buttons, delivering a customisable gaming experience. The two-position trigger lock allows users to switch between a short trigger pull and a long trigger press. Additionally, the controller offers two remappable buttons that can be set without additional software. The controller is also equipped with powerful dual rumble motors that enhance immersive gaming  and provide intuitive force feedback cues, as well as textured grips for a secure hold and a 3.5mm stereo jack for easy wired headset connection. The Clutch Gladiate is Licensed under Designed for Xbox and fully compatible with Xbox One, Xbox Series X|S, and PC, ensuring seamless use across all platforms.
    • Clutch Gladiate Wired Xbox Controller: Available now on Amazon AU (RRP: AUD $69)
  • HyperX ChargePlay Quad 2 Joy-Con Charging Station: The ChargePlay Quad 2 Joy-Con Charging Station is designed specifically for the Nintendo Switch. This new charging station offers improved charging time and a stable weighted base, making it an ideal choice for charging Joy-Cons. The ChargePlay Quad 2 can charge up to four Joy-Con controllers simultaneously in less than four hours, thanks to its direct connection to the Nintendo Switch dock through a two-meter USB Type-C to A charging cable. The rubber weighted base securely holds all four controllers in place and offers easy-glide docking, making attaching and detaching controllers effortless. The ChargePlay Quad 2 also features LED light battery indicators that display charge status, enabling users to easily monitor the charge status of each Joy-Con controller.
    • ChargePlay Quad 2 Joy-Con Charging Station: Available now on Amazon AU (RRP: AUD $59)

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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