With sound as an integral part of the gaming experience, we need a good gaming headset. And coming out as a viable one is Kingston’s HyperX Cloud Stinger. Complete with a pair of Virtual 7.1 speakers, a microphone, and a standard jack on a simple and streamlined design, it delivers crisp sounds. But despite its treble forte, we still found that using the equalizer could improve its bass.

However, unlike most other gaming headsets, the HyperX Cloud Stinger doesn’t have sound controls – it required that its volume be controlled within the app. This might be something to improve upon, especially since the headsets are great with computers and gaming. When sound reverberates well, and time and again, the user will most probably wish to change volumes.

It does, however, deserve some kudos with its ease when it comes to putting it on the head. The Cloud Stinger is best when used for extensive gaming sessions. Comfort is a plus, and those with a preference for treble would find it very outstanding. If crisp sound is not the preference, of course, equalizers are always an option, and a headset for bass is always at the ready.

Being made for gaming, this headset needs a game. We used it on one of our helicopter simulators to test how it would fare against the loud sounds of the rotors and the radio chatter. Results were beyond great. The rotor sounds showed just the right amounts of bass, while the radio chatter was still discernible despite the background noise. When things in the game collided, we heard them clearly.

There was a little trouble in controlling sound, though. Since the headset required that volume be controlled from within the game, it meant pausing each time we had to change the loudness.

Another thing to consider is how the microphone is a beauty. It is not only solid and sturdy, it is also a good touch to the eye-catch that this headset already is.

Overall, it is best when used with the right settings as soon as the game starts. The soundcannot be changed on the fly, so it is highly advised that the earphones be ready and up upon the start of the game.

Verdict:

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The HyperX Cloud Stinger has outstanding sounds, but the lack of sound controls can be a little inconvenient.


RECOMMENDED ARTICLE FOR PRODUCT REVIEWS


Frank Emmanuel Trazo
Handling Files from Mobile Devices with Transcend
Product Reviews • By: Frank Emmanuel Trazo | Date Posted: 2 July 2017 2:30 PM | 294 Views
Verdict: 5/5 The Transcend RDC8K USB 3.1 Card Reader is very convenient to employ in the transferring of files. It’s fast and compatible with any other memory cards. This is very useful for creating backup.... See More
Frank Emmanuel Trazo
Handling Files from Mobile Devices with Transcend
Product Reviews • By: Frank Emmanuel Trazo | Date Posted: 2:30 PM | 294 Views
Verdict: 5/5 The Transcend RDC8K USB 3.1 Card Reader is very convenient to employ in the transferring of files. It’s fast and compatible with any other memory cards. This is very useful for creating backup...See More

 
The Simple Solid Block of Metal That Will Save Your Time and Effort in Everyday Business and VR Control
Product Reviews Date Posted: 16 March 2017 1:43 PM | 213 Views
I got my hands on a black review subject ― Lenovo™ VIBE K5.. See More
 
The Simple Solid Block of Metal That Will Save Your Time and Effort in Everyday Business and VR Control
Product Reviews Date Posted: 1:43 PM | 213 Views
I got my hands on a black review subject ― Lenovo™ VIBE K5.See More

 
MSI® GeForce® GTX 1070 GAMING X Graphics Card
Product Reviews Date Posted: 21 December 2016 11:44 AM | 293 Views
One of the most topnotch tech as of this writing, the MSI® GeForce® GTX 1070 GAMING X is a card to be reckoned with. A good reason being, it has all the qualities to.... See More
 
MSI® GeForce® GTX 1070 GAMING X Graphics Card
Product Reviews Date Posted: 11:44 AM | 293 Views
One of the most topnotch tech as of this writing, the MSI® GeForce® GTX 1070 GAMING X is a card to be reckoned with. A good reason being, it has all the qualities to...See More

 
SanDisk® iXpand™
Product Reviews Date Posted: 13 January 2016 11:07 AM | 276 Views
Not falling through in providing top-quality storage devices, SanDisk® is yet again on top of their game as they offer to the market another powerful device that’s meant to transfer photos and videos between.... See More
 
SanDisk® iXpand™
Product Reviews Date Posted: 11:07 AM | 276 Views
Not falling through in providing top-quality storage devices, SanDisk® is yet again on top of their game as they offer to the market another powerful device that’s meant to transfer photos and videos between...See More

Rafael Aquino
Rigging with the Plantronics® RIG 500E Gaming Headset
Product Reviews • By: Rafael Aquino | Date Posted: 7 March 2018 9:45 AM | 1070 Views
Toy blocks are fun. I grew up playing with toy blocks as a child, but never have I ever thought that a gaming headset would end up giving me the same enjoyment. I have.... See More
Rafael Aquino
Rigging with the Plantronics® RIG 500E Gaming Headset
Product Reviews • By: Rafael Aquino | Date Posted: 9:45 AM | 1070 Views
Toy blocks are fun. I grew up playing with toy blocks as a child, but never have I ever thought that a gaming headset would end up giving me the same enjoyment. I have...See More

Frank Emmanuel Trazo
Capturing the Heat of Every Moment
Product Reviews • By: Frank Emmanuel Trazo | Date Posted: 22 September 2018 11:16 AM | 288 Views
Cameras are very common today in devices. Seemingly, they allow consumers to capture important moments on a daily basis. Although cameras in devices are able to take good quality pictures, some photographers will.... See More
Frank Emmanuel Trazo
Capturing the Heat of Every Moment
Product Reviews • By: Frank Emmanuel Trazo | Date Posted: 11:16 AM | 288 Views
Cameras are very common today in devices. Seemingly, they allow consumers to capture important moments on a daily basis. Although cameras in devices are able to take good quality pictures, some photographers will...See More

Alvin Carlo Buencamino
Pound-for-Pound for the Best Gaming Mouse
Product Reviews • By: Alvin Carlo Buencamino | Date Posted: 17 June 2017 11:47 AM | 353 Views
The overly riveting peripheral specialist from the Logitech castle have once again perfected a very promising gaming mouse which can probably. See More
Alvin Carlo Buencamino
Pound-for-Pound for the Best Gaming Mouse
Product Reviews • By: Alvin Carlo Buencamino | Date Posted: 11:47 AM | 353 Views
The overly riveting peripheral specialist from the Logitech castle have once again perfected a very promising gaming mouse which can probablySee More

 
PALIT® GeForce® GTX 1060 Dual
Product Reviews Date Posted: 14 October 2016 11:31 AM | 400 Views
Why Choose the PALIT® GeForce® GTX 1060 Dual?. See More
 
PALIT® GeForce® GTX 1060 Dual
Product Reviews Date Posted: 11:31 AM | 400 Views
Why Choose the PALIT® GeForce® GTX 1060 Dual?See More

 
Intel i7 6700
Product Reviews Date Posted: 31 January 2017 1:30 AM | 651 Views
Intel® is at the forefront of the processor industry, and is known for its central processing units. Intel®’s latest creation, the i7-6700, is at the 6th generation of the Intel® processor roster. The 6th.... See More
 
Intel i7 6700
Product Reviews Date Posted: 1:30 AM | 651 Views
Intel® is at the forefront of the processor industry, and is known for its central processing units. Intel®’s latest creation, the i7-6700, is at the 6th generation of the Intel® processor roster. The 6th...See More

 
AMD FX-9370
Product Reviews Date Posted: 1:48 AM | 905 Views
With better clock control, 8 Cores, and the AMD Overdrive™ on-board software, the AMD FX-9370 is an extremely powerful processor.. See More
 
AMD FX-9370
Product Reviews Date Posted: 1:48 AM | 905 Views
With better clock control, 8 Cores, and the AMD Overdrive™ on-board software, the AMD FX-9370 is an extremely powerful processor.See More


Power by

Download Free AZ | Free Wordpress Themes