HyperX Cloud Alpha S Review

HyperX gaming headset review. Updated 2020 Amazon pricing, audio specs, and review - using scores built around ratings such as volume control, material quality, sound quality, battery life and noise cancellation. Are these HyperX headphones right for a PC gamer?

Should you buy the HyperX Cloud Alpha S?

PCGameBenchmark has reviewed pretty much every PC gaming headset available on Amazon. We've ignored some of the smaller and generic brands. We've filtered to only show the best gaming headsets wireless and wired available to buy right now - this HyperX gaming headset made our 2020 list.

Now's a great time to buy a new PC gaming headset. So many games are enhanced with great audio, there are always HyperX deals to be had (no need to wait for Black Friday 2020) and there's a massive range to chose from. High quality sound is super important when you’re playing and the speakers built into gaming monitors are pretty rubbish. If you’re looking to hear someone creep up on you in Fortnite or love the bass on Apex Legends, you need a proper immersive audio experience and the privacy that brings.

This blackout headset weights 0.83 lb (0.37 kg).

PCGameBenchmark ratings are built up from the scores the Amazon community give the most important aspects of a PC gaming headset. We merge those scores to create a percentage rating.

On volume control this headset scores 4.1 stars out of five, while sound quality itself is rated at 4.3 stars. Specifically on whether the sound is good for gaming these HyperX headphones rate at 4.4.

Noise cancellation rates at 4.1 stars.

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HyperX Cloud Alpha S
PCGameBenchmark Rating: 84%

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HyperX Cloud Alpha S Specs


0.83 lb (374.22 g)

Dimensions (L x W x H)

19.91 cm x 13.49 cm x 9.22 cm
7.84 in x 5.31 in x 3.63 in




Cloud Alpha S



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HyperX Cloud Alpha S Features

  • Custom-tuned HyperX 7.1 Surround Sound
  • Bass adjustment sliders
  • HyperX dual chamber drivers
  • Game and chat balance
  • Signature HyperX comfort
  • Durable aluminum frame
  • Advanced audio control mixer
  • Detachable noise Cancellation mic and braided cable

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