HyperX Cloud Flight Review – A Gaming Headset Worth the Wait!

HyperX Cloud Flight

The Cloud Flight is a more customary headset plan than I'm utilized to out of HyperX.

You knew it was coming in the long run: A remote HyperX headset. I’m astonished it took so long. I’ve seen most likely about six distinctive HyperX headset models cross my work area over the most recent couple of years—the first Cloud and its USB-empowered Cloud II development, the skimming headband Revolver and Revolver S models, the financial plan neighborly Stinger, the double chamber Cloud Alpha—yet all wired, as of not long ago.

The HyperX Cloud Flight is first to dump the links, thus the conspicuous inquiry: Do the Cloud line’s well known solace and sound constancy extend to its remote presentation? We went hands-on to discover.

  • Learning to fly

The Cloud Flight is a more customary headset plan than I’m utilized to out of HyperX. I constantly expected a remote HyperX headset to look more like the first Cloud, with its uncovered metal forks—or even the Cloud Revolver and its skimming headband. Rather, the Cloud Flight looks a great deal like the most minimal end HyperX headset, the financial plan cordial Cloud Stinger.

HyperX Cloud Stinger Gaming Headset (Black)

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Features

  • Lightweight headset with 90-degree rotating ear cups
  • 50mm directional drivers for audio precision
  • Hyperx signature memory foam with adjustable steel slider
  • Intuitive volume control on headset ear cup
  • Swivel-to-mute noise-cancellation microphone with multi-platform compatibility

HyperX HX-HSCSC-BK Cloud Stinger Core Gaming Headset (Black)

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Features

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

HyperX Cloud II Gaming Headset for PC,Xbox One,PS4 - Red (KHX-HSCP-RD)

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Features

  • USB audio sound card with 7.1 virtual surround sound
  • 53mm drivers neodymium magnets
  • Noise cancelling microphone via in-line sound card
  • Echo cancelling via in-line sound card
  • Frequency Response: 15 to 25khz

HyperX Cloud Alpha Pro Gaming Headset for PC, PS4 & Xbox One, Nintendo Switch (HX-HSCA-RD/AS)

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Features

  • HyperX Dual chamber drivers for more distinction and less distortion
  • Signature award-winning HyperX comfort
  • Durable aluminium frame with expanded headband
  • Detachable braided cable with convenient in-line audio control, detachable noise cancellation microphone
  • Microphone Frequency response: 50Hz-18,000Hz

HyperX HX-HSCL-SR/NA Cloud Gaming Headset for PC, Xbox One, Xbox One S, PS4, PS4 Pro, Mac, Mobile and VR - Silver

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Features

  • In-line Audio Volume control and Microphone mute
  • Durable aluminium frame
  • Memory foam ear cushions provide award-winning comfort for marathon gaming sessions
  • 53mm drivers pump out lush Audio to fully immerse you in the game
  • Detachable noise-cancelling Microphone

HyperX Cloud Revolver HX-HSCRS-GM/NA Gaming Headset (Black)

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Features

  • Plug n play Dolby surround 7.1 audio technology
  • Advanced USB audio control box with DSP sound card
  • Studio-grade sound stage allows you to hear further away
  • Higher-quality HyperX signature memory foam provides award-winning comfort
  • New wider headband more evenly distributes pressure

HyperX Cloud Core Gaming Headset over-ear Headphones - Black (KHX-HSCC-BK-FR)

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Features

  • Comfortable, 100% memory foam on headband and leatherette cushionsDetachable microphone
  • Pro-Gaming optimized with closed cup design for passive noise cancellation, Compatible with PC & Mac. Stereo compatible with PS4, Xbox One
  • Two-Year Warranty
  • Headphones: Transducer type: dynamic Ø 53mm; Cable length and type: 1m + 2m extension; Connection: 3.5mm mini stereo & mic plug (4 pole)
  • Microphone: Transducer type: condenser (back electret); Connection: 3.5mm mini stereo plug

HyperX Cloud Revolver S Gaming Headset with for PC,Xbox One,PS4 - Gun Metal (HX-HSCRS-GM/AS)

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Features

  • Plug N Play Dolby Surround 7.1 audio technology
  • Advanced USB audio control box with DSP sound card
  • Studio-grade sound stage allows you to hear further away
  • Higher-quality HyperX signature memory foam provides award-winning comfort
  • New wider headband more evenly distributes pressure

HyperX Cloud Revolver HX-HSCR-BK/NA Gaming Headset (Black)

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Features

  • Studio-grade sound stage
  • Signature HyperX memory foam with premium leatherette
  • Durable steel frame
  • Detachable noise-cancellation microphone
  • Next-generation directional 50mm drivers

HyperX HX-HSCF-BK/AM Cloud Flight Wireless Gaming Headset for PC/PS4

Rs. 43,699
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Features

  • High-quality wireless with long-lasting battery life
  • Signature HyperX comfort
  • Immersive in-game audio

Loads of plastic, is what i’m stating. There’s a tough bit of metal strengthening the headband, yet the more noticeable bits of the Cloud Flight are for the most part plastic. There’s a delicate touch covering, so regardless it feels semi-extravagant, yet it doesn’t instantly shout “top of the line” like a great deal of HyperX’s work, nor is the headset’s profile as smooth.

All things considered, HyperX’s trademark comfort is generally flawless. Both the ears and the headband highlight a liberal measure of cushioning, shrouded in a delicate leatherette. Past Cloud models have been more agreeable, yet very little—which is stating something, given that the Cloud Flight needs to fuse the heaviness of the remote collector and battery as well. Out of the case I saw a slight squeeze around the jaw, yet that left as the headset got more utilize.

There’s some warmth development because of the leatherette, yet it’s not all that terrible and my facial hair lean towards leatherette to work in any case. (The last dependably pulls when I take it off.) The Cloud Flight’s earcups additionally swivel 90 degrees—another Cloud Stinger include—which makes it simple to rest around your neck, particularly when the mouthpiece isn’t joined.

Talking about which: The Cloud Flight’s amplifier withdraws. Not so much an astonishment—that is the situation with most HyperX headsets. It’s somewhat odd for a remote headset however. Then again, you could utilize the Cloud Flight in broad daylight without drawing excessively consideration.

Worked in headset controls have dependably been one of HyperX’s frail focuses, so I’m amazed and charmed to see the Cloud Flight nail it. There’s a volume wheel on the back of the correct ear, sufficiently vast to effectively discover and change. It’s likewise the main control on that side, which makes it much simpler. On the left, you have the power catch, in addition to 3.5mm ports for aux input and the mouthpiece, and a MicroUSB charger.

  • Best of all:

The whole side of the left earcup clicks in to quiet or unmute the receiver. HyperX isn’t the first to execute this framework, however I wish it were more typical. It’s so snappy and easy, most likely second just to turn to-quiet.

The Cloud Flight is additionally the principal HyperX headset to include LEDs. Truly wild, that it took until 2018 for HyperX to achieve this point. Expectation you’re content with red however, since these aren’t RGB LEDs. Just…red. Turning them off may be the more quick witted arrangement in any case. Twofold tapping the power catch will cripple the LEDs, which at that point gives you a chance to reach up to 30 long periods of battery life. I’d preferably that than red LEDs, quickly. I took the Cloud Flight on an end of the week trip and didn’t need to charge it the whole time. Culminate.

  • All without anyone else’s input

The Cloud Flight is incredible for movement, as well. That is not where I’d for the most part begin an exchange about a headset’s sound loyalty, yet the Cloud Flight has a staggering measure of clamor disengagement. It’s the component I’ve seen most—in airplane terminals, in lodgings, in eateries, on planes, and even in my own particular condo. We’ve looked into other shut back plans, which dependably involve a specific measure of uninvolved commotion confinement, yet the Cloud Flight is fabulous. Everything outside the headset is muted, and much else besides two feet away should not exist even with my own music or amusements set to just direct volumes. It’s noteworthy.

Sound constancy doesn’t exactly coordinate HyperX’s high-water stamp, the Cloud Alpha, yet it’s still quite awesome. The sound stage is a bit smaller than I’m utilized to from HyperX, however there’s a great deal of left-right play in any case. Superior to anything the greater part of the opposition without a doubt—I’d rank the Cloud Flight over SteelSeries’ Arctis 7 and Corsair’s Void Pro for example.

Out of the case you get an extremely adjusted sound, with what sounds like a slight bass knock and possibly a knock in the upper-mids. The outcome is a decent harmony amongst music and diversions/film, perfect and exact for the previous, yet at the same time moderately extraordinary and impactful for the last mentioned.

You would be advised to love the default settings however, in light of the fact that HyperX keeps on adhering to its no-product roots. That implies no simple method to change EQ settings, no real way to handicap the LED lighting for good, no real way to screen battery life, no official method to change the mouthpiece. This issue isn’t particular to the Cloud Flight—it’s over all the organization’s headsets, and has even been touted by HyperX as an element before.

 

In any case, the abstention appears to be more prominent when HyperX leaves the financial plan equipment domain. At Rs. 11500.00 list value, the Cloud Flight is a long way from the passage level costs of the first Cloud. While I’d love for HyperX to guarantee its headsets still work without programming, it’s a disgrace the individuals who need to tinker don’t have a simple method to do as such. Particularly when HyperX tries saying, “Kill the LEDs in the event that you need more than twofold the battery life,” it’s abnormal there’s no real way to do as such for all time.

Another prominent nonattendance: No visit blend. Surrendered that component’s trimmed in most Rs. 10781.25 headsets recently, the Cloud Flight’s need is a disgrace.

The mouthpiece is the place programming could’ve helped most, however. It’s fine, similar to the case with most HyperX headsets. Individuals can hear you. Be that as it may, it’d be extraordinary to change the clamor edge or include more mouthpiece checking/sidechat (there is none). The last is doubly critical given the noteworthy commotion separation I said over—a few times I understood I was basically hollering into the Cloud Flight’s receiver, ignorant how uproarious I was being on account of there’s so little input.

  • Bottom line

As a first attempt, however? The Cloud Flight for the most part satisfies HyperX’s gauges. I’d change a couple of angles for the following model. Mic checking, for one. Talk blend. A more extensive sound.

In any case, the Cloud Flight is more than sufficient to be a remote contender. Astounding

battery life, a sturdy plan, and incredible clamor disconnection support a strong sounding headset into a best level pick. The one staying point for me? At Rs.11500.00, the Cloud Flight is valued higher than the vast majority of the standard rivalry these days. Different headsets, similar to the Logitech G533, figure out how to help out less—now and then significantly less, contingent upon the day’s rebates. Given HyperX made a name off undermining the opposition, it’s a disgrace the Cloud Flight couldn’t locate a comparable specialty.

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