Headset Comparison

Hyper X Cloud Alpha Vs. Hyper X Cloud Orbit

Cloud Alpha Cloud Orbit
Cloud Alpha
Cloud Orbit

Specification: 

Software: 
Weight (grams): 298g368g
Channels: 2
Connecton Type: 3.5mm plug (4 pole) + PC extension cable - 3.5mm stereo and mic plugs
Cable Length: Detachable headset cable (1.3m) + PC extension cable (2m)USB Type C to USB Type A: 3m USB Type C to USB Type C: 1.5m 3.5mm plug (4-pole): 1.2m
Wireless: 
Battery: Analog 3.5mm mode: 10 hours

Lighting: 

Colour Options: None
Lighting Effect: 

Driver: 

Diameter: 50mm with neodymium magnetsPlanar transducer, 100 mm
Impedance: 65 ?
Frequency Response: 13Hz - 27,000Hz10Hz - 50,000Hz
Max. input power: 
Sensitivity at 1KHz: 98dBSPL/mW at 1kHz> 120 dB

Microphone: 

Directivity: Electret condenserUni-directional, Electret condenser
Impedance: 
Sensitivity at 1KHz: -43dBV (0dB=1V/Pa,1kHz)
Frequency Response: 50Hz-18,000Hz
Signal-to-Noise Ratio: 
Capsule Size: 
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Cloud Alpha


The Cloud Alpha by Hyper X is a 2 channel gaming headset, which uses a 50mm with neodymium magnets driver. It uses a 3.5mm plug (4 pole) + PC extension cable - 3.5mm stereo and mic plugs connection with a Detachable headset cable (1.3m) + PC extension cable (2m) cable. This delivers a frequency response of 13Hz - 27,000Hz and a sensitivity of 98dBSPL/mW at 1kHz. It also has a Electret condenser microphone with a frequency response of 50Hz-18,000Hz and a sensitivity of -43dBV (0dB=1V/Pa,1kHz). And only weighs in at 298g.

Cloud Orbit


The Cloud Orbit by Hyper X, which uses a Planar transducer, 100 mm driver. It uses a connection with a USB Type C to USB Type A: 3m USB Type C to USB Type C: 1.5m 3.5mm plug (4-pole): 1.2m cable. This delivers a frequency response of 10Hz - 50,000Hz and a sensitivity of > 120 dB. It also has a Uni-directional, Electret condenser microphone. And only weighs in at 368g.