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Kingston HyperX Cloud II

alaTest has collected and analyzed 4176 reviews of Kingston HyperX Cloud II. The average rating for this product is 4.3/5, compared to an average rating of 4.0/5 for other Headphones for all reviews. People are impressed by the durability and price. The usability and comfort are also mentioned favorably. There are some negative views about the soundstage.

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We analyzed user and expert ratings, product age and more factors. Compared to other Headphones the Kingston HyperX Cloud II is awarded an overall alaScore™ of 90/100 = Excellent quality.

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Consumer review (amazon.co.uk)

Amazon.co.uk review summary for Kingston HyperX Cloud II

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 465 user reviews of Kingston HyperX Cloud II from Amazon.co.uk. The average user rating for this product is 4.4/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.0/5 for other Headphones on Amazon.co.uk. Comments about the durability and usability are overall positive. The price and comfort are also appreciated. Many are critical about the soundstage.

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89% of the reviews on Amazon.co.uk give this product a positive rating.

Nov, 2019

Consumer review (amazon.com)

Amazon.com review summary for Kingston HyperX Cloud II

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 1582 user reviews of Kingston HyperX Cloud II from Amazon.com. The average user rating for this product is 4.3/5, compared to an average user rating of 3.9/5 for other Headphones on Amazon.com. Reviews about the usability and durability are on the whole positive. The price and comfort are also appreciated.

sound, comfort, price, durability, usability

86% of the reviews on Amazon.com give this product a positive rating.

Nov, 2019

Consumer review (amazon.ca)

Amazon.ca review summary for Kingston HyperX Cloud II

 

alaTest has collected and analyzed 1 user review of Kingston HyperX Cloud II from Amazon.ca. The average user rating for this product is 5.0/5, compared to an average user rating of 4.2/5 for other Headphones on Amazon.ca.

100% of the reviews on Amazon.ca give this product a positive rating.

Nov, 2019

Recommended by TR

Expert review by : Guy Cocker (trustedreviews.com)

Kingston HyperX Cloud II

 

The Kingston HyperX Cloud II aims to offer everything the average gamer would want from a headset. It boasts big 53mm drivers, surround sound processing, and a detachable microphone. It works with all of the major gaming platforms, including PC/Mac,...

Great sound quality ; Luxurious finish ; Thoughtful extras

Headphone cord doesn’t detach ; Flimsy carry case

The Kingston HyperX Cloud II sounds great, is packed with features and has loads of great extras, making it one of the best gaming headsets available at under £100.

Feb, 2015

Expert review by : Jon Martindale (kitguru.net)

Kingston HyperX Cloud II gaming headset

 

Surround sound has been the oft-under-appreciated holy grail of home theatre and gaming set ups for Surround sound has been the oft-under-appreciated holy grail of home theatre and gaming set ups for well over a decade. Traditionally this was something...

Gaming audio is fantastic. Although imperfect, 7.1 setting adds new dimension to gameplay.

Virtual surround sound is not as good as the real deal.

Feb, 2015

Expert review by (channel5.com)

Kingston HyperX Cloud II gaming headset review

 

Meet the Kingston HyperX Cloud II gaming headset, the sequel to last year's version which sports an in-line USB audio control box with 7.1 virtual surround sound packed in and promises to up your game. Kingston's better known for its RAM, SD cards and...

Kingston's no stranger to high performance gaming-grade hardware and its HyperX Cloud II headset follows in the same suit. It's a sleek and understated headset that's attractive looking and doesn't scream that it's made for gaming, unlike some others...

There's not too much to dislike about Kingston's HyperX Cloud II headset, as it ticks all the right boxes for what you're after with a gaming headset. One minor complaint is that the headset's cord is not removable from the headset, which can make it a...

The Kingston HyperX Cloud II is a brilliant headset as it packs in plenty of bang for your buck and is well priced compared to its rivals. There are plenty of extras in the well presented box too, its mic is detachable and it works great with your PS4...

Feb, 2015

In the same way that the Cloud 1s are nigh unbeatable at their price point for an analogue headset the Cloud 2s are really in a league of their own fo

Expert review by : Charlie (play3r.net)

HyperX Cloud 2 Gaming Headset Review

 

The HyperX Cloud 2 from Kingston is a revision of the superb Cloud that packs a USB sound card to bring that wonderful sound to all systems, let's see how it performs.

Jan, 2015

Editor's Choice

Expert review by : Will Greenwald (pcmag.com)

Kingston HyperX Cloud II Headset

 

The Kingston HyperX Cloud II is a gaming headset that doubles as an unassuming pair of good-sounding, over-ear headphones.

Attractive, understated design. Solid build quality. Works with PCs and mobile devices as well as most modern game systems.

Virtual 7.1-channel surround isn't effective. Besides the USB sound card, cable isn't detachable.

The Kingston HyperX Cloud II is a well-built, comfortable, excellent-sounding gaming headset that comes with its own optional USB sound card. It's generous with accessories, and will work with all computers and mobile devices, and most game systems out...

Mar, 2015

Expert review by : Sam Vafaei , Marc Henney, Yannick Khong (rtings.com)

HyperX Cloud 2 HEADPHONES

 

The HyperX Cloud II are an above-average gaming headset with a decently balanced sound and a casual design you can use outdoors. They easily pass for regular headphones, once you remove the mic, although they do not have a control scheme that's ideal...

Negligible latency. ; Good audio reproduction and microphone. ; Well-built and comfortable design.

Poor noise isolation. ; Slightly bulky. ; Can sound sharp on some tracks. ; Bass delivery varies significantly across users. Sensitive to glasses.

Mar, 2018

Expert review by : David Wise Austin Palmer change comparison (techgearlab.com)

Kingston HyperX Cloud II Review

 

One of our all-time favorite gaming headsets, the Kingston HyperX Cloud II does an outstanding job of perfectly balancing performance and price. This...

While the couldn't claim the overall top score, it is still one of our absolute favorites when it comes to these products. It did well across the board, delivering a great performance at an even better price. While some other products have slightly...

Aug, 2018

Expert review by (cdrinfo.com)

Kingston HyperX Cloud II Headset review

 

Kingston is a leader in the memory and storage market, but the company has recently expanded its product portfolio to more completely cover the gamer's needs.

Summing up, it seems that Kingston is offering a headset that sounds as good as other headsets that cost much more. Although the device is not intended to replace your Hi-fi headphones, it offers a balanced headset solution for gaming and also for your...

Mar, 2016

Expert review by : Daniel Wilks (pcauthority.com.au)

One Minute Review: Kingston HyperX Cloud II

 

T wo huge 53mm drivers in the HyperX Cloud II provide excellent sound quality and not just for the price range. The full range of sound is excellent, all the way from the punchy bass through to the clear treble. In addition to the standard 3.5mm jack...

Epic cans, great mic, and impressive price.

Aug, 2015

Expert review by : Aaron Lai (aphnetworks.com)

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Ask me what my favorite color is, and I would probably say something like blue. I am not entirely sure why, but the color blue is calming and ferocious at the same time. In my wardrobe, my clothing reflects a similar trend, as most of my clothing is...

One day I was talking to a friend when she said something embarrassing, to which I sarcastically responded, "respect++". Unfortunately, she was not exactly knowledgeable with programming syntax, so I had to explain the increment operator to her. This...

Jul, 2015

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