HyperX Cloud Alpha Vs HyperX Cloud Alpha Wireless

HyperX Cloud Alpha

HyperX Cloud Alpha

Released: 2017
HyperX Cloud Alpha Wireless

HyperX Cloud Alpha Wireless

Released: 2022

Sound

Specification
Value

Wired Frequency Response (Hz)

13-27,000

Wireless Frequency Response (Hz)

N/A

Sensitivity

-43dBV (0dB=1V/Pa,1kHz)

Nominal Impedance (ohms)

62

Transducer

Dynamic

Driver Size (mm)

50

Driver Magnet

Neodymium
Specification
Value

Wired Frequency Response (Hz)

N/A

Wireless Frequency Response (Hz)

15-21,000

Sensitivity

-15 dBFS/Pa at 1 kHz

Nominal Impedance (ohms)

62

Transducer

Dynamic

Driver Size (mm)

50

Driver Magnet

Neodymium

Ergonomics

Specification
Value

Form Factor

Over Ear

Frame Type

Aluminum

Headband Type

Adjustable

Ear Cushion Shape

Oval

Ear Cushion Material

Leatherette

Ear Cup Design

Closed-back

Weight (g)

298

Clamping Force (lbs)

0.9
Specification
Value

Form Factor

Over Ear

Frame Type

Aluminum

Headband Type

Adjustable

Ear Cushion Shape

Oval

Ear Cushion Material

Leatherette

Ear Cup Design

Closed-back

Weight (g)

335

Clamping Force (lbs)

1

Connectivity

Specification
Value

Wired Audio

Yes

Wireless Audio

No

3.5mm

Yes

6.35mm

No

USB Audio

No

Bluetooth

No

2.4 Ghz

No

Dual Connectivity

No

Device Compatibility

PC, PS4, Xbox One, PS5, Xbox Series X
Specification
Value

Wired Audio

No

Wireless Audio

Yes

3.5mm

No

6.35mm

No

USB Audio

No

Bluetooth

No

2.4 Ghz

Yes

Dual Connectivity

No

Device Compatibility

PC

Battery/ Wireless

Specification
Value

Bluetooth Battery Life (hrs)

N/A

Wi-Fi Battery Life (hrs)

N/A

Bluetooth Wireless Range (ft)

N/A

non-Bluetooth Wireless Range (ft)

N/A

Bluetooth Latency (ms)

N/A

non-Bluetooth Latency (ms)

N/A
Specification
Value

Bluetooth Battery Life (hrs)

N/A

Wi-Fi Battery Life (hrs)

300

Bluetooth Wireless Range (ft)

N/A

non-Bluetooth Wireless Range (ft)

65.6

Bluetooth Latency (ms)

N/A

non-Bluetooth Latency (ms)

91

Features

Specification
Value

Carry Case / Pouch

Yes

Companion Software

N/A

Wireless Transmitter Included

N/A

Folding

No

Headset Swivel Up/Down

Yes

Headset Fold To Lay Flat

No

RGB

No

Active Noise Cancelling

No

Surround Sound

No

Channel Mixing

No

Talk Through

No

Head Tracking

No

Headset Audio Controls

In-line
Specification
Value

Carry Case / Pouch

No

Companion Software

Windows (no macOS compatibility))

Wireless Transmitter Included

Yes

Folding

No

Headset Swivel Up/Down

Yes

Headset Fold To Lay Flat

No

RGB

No

Active Noise Cancelling

No

Surround Sound

DTS Headphone:X Spatial Audio

Channel Mixing

No

Talk Through

No

Head Tracking

No

Headset Audio Controls

Onboard

Cables

Specification
Value

Includes Audio Cable

Yes

Detachable Audio Cable

Yes

Audio Cable Length (ft)

4.26

Audio Cable Material

Braided

Includes Charging Cable

N/A

Charging Cable Type

N/A

Charging Cable Length (ft)

N/A

Charging Cable Material

N/A
Specification
Value

Includes Audio Cable

N/A

Detachable Audio Cable

N/A

Audio Cable Length (ft)

N/A

Audio Cable Material

N/A

Includes Charging Cable

Yes

Charging Cable Type

USB-A to USB-C

Charging Cable Length (ft)

1.64

Charging Cable Material

Rubber

Microphone

Specification
Value

Includes Microphone

Yes

Microphone Type

Detachable Boom

Microphone Pickup Direction

Bi-directional

Microphone Noise Cancelling / Suppression

Yes

Microphone Frequency Response (Hz)

359-10,540

Microphone Sensitivity

-43dBV (0dB=1V/Pa,1kHz)

Microphone Impedance (ohms)

Not Specified
Specification
Value

Includes Microphone

Yes

Microphone Type

Detachable Boom

Microphone Pickup Direction

Bi-directional

Microphone Noise Cancelling / Suppression

Yes

Microphone Frequency Response (Hz)

20-6,933

Microphone Sensitivity

-15 dBFS/Pa at 1 kHz

Microphone Impedance (ohms)

Not Specified