HyperX Cloud Mutable Gaming Headset

Last updated: June 17, 2022


Although you may find a slight audio leak while using the HyperX Cloud Gaming Headset, it shuts out background noise well, which helps keep you focused on your game. Its lightweight build and memory foam ear pads provide hours of comfortable gameplay. It comes with a detachable, built-in microphone. You can also communicate via Bluetooth.

HyperX Cloud Mutable Gaming Headset

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Product Details

Key Takeaway: Keeps out background noise so you can stay focused on the game at hand.

In our analysis of 83 expert reviews, the HyperX Cloud Mutable Gaming Headset placed 13th when we looked at the top 16 products in the category. For the full ranking, see below.

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Tech writer for Digital Addicts, avid PC/console gamer

Doug Brennan is an avid PC/console gamer for the past 20+ years, and writer for Digital Addicts. In his spare time, he’s an active member on a number of computer peripheral forums (overclock.netgeekhack.orghead-fi.org), so he’s always up to date on the latest products.

Expert Reviews


What reviewers liked

The Cloud Mix is equipped with two microphone options: You have the TeamSpeak gaming mic that's detachable and Discord Certified for game chat, as well as the internal built-in mic for Bluetooth mode.
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Gamers will appreciate its comfort and sound quality, while their wallets will appreciate its relatively low price.
This set of cans features a remarkably lightweight yet firm frame, and soft memory-foam ear cushions with a delicate grip.
- IGN
The solid metal construction gives this headset both a nice heft and a durability that’s unmatched in the sub-$100 range, while keeping the form factor slim and attractive.

What reviewers didn't like

It isn’t soundproof, so some louder audio bled out during Skype calls, but even with audio muted, I can barely hear the typically obnoxious clicking of my mechanical keyboard.
- IGN
Don’t get me wrong, this isn’t a studio-quality set of headphones. It’s a mite heavy on the bass (though less than most gaming headsets) and the high-end sounds a little slick.
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