HyperX Cloud 2/Cloud II gaming headset performance benchmarks

The HyperX Cloud 2/Cloud II has excellent noise cancelling capability. For gaming, the HyperX Cloud 2/Cloud II has excellent support and feature set that enables superb gaming experience. In terms of sound quality, the HyperX Cloud 2/Cloud II is one of the best sounding headsets with very clear and crisp sound. The HyperX Cloud 2/Cloud II is not suitable for those who want the best convenience and sound experience while watching tv. For the sports and fitness enthusiasts,the HyperX Cloud 2/Cloud II is not recommended as it lacks in comfort and stability while doing sports. The HyperX Cloud 2/Cloud II suffers in terms of outside noise isolation and is not convenient for travel and commution in loud environments. In terms of recording quality and voice chat usage, the HyperX Cloud 2/Cloud II performs reasonably well against the competition. Sound leakage is worse that other competitors.

 HyperX Cloud 2/Cloud II gaming headset performance benchmarks
Model HyperX Cloud 2/Cloud II
Travel-Friendly / Outside Noise Isolation 3.1 / 5.0
Critical Listening / Sound Quality 3.7 / 5.0
Gaming Quality 3.8 / 5.0
Office Environment Sound Isolation 3.3 / 5.0
Comfort and Stability while doing Sports 3.0 / 5.0
Watching TV Sound Experience 3.0 / 5.0
Price $ 84.0
Year 2015
Microphone Yes
Wireless No
Battery Life 0.0 Hours
Ear Breathability 3.1 / 5.0
Comfort 4.0 / 5.0
Controls 3.2 / 5.0
Noise Handling 4.5 / 5.0
Microphone Quality 4.2 / 5.0


Cloud 2/Cloud II Base/Dock

Dock ChargingN/A
Line InN/A
Line Out
Optical InputN/A
PC CompatibleN/A
PS4 CompatibleN/A
Power SupplyN/A
RCA InputN/A
USB InputN/A
Xbox One CompatibleN/A

Cloud 2/Cloud II Bass

High-Bass1.97 dB
Low-Bass0.82 dB
Low-Frequency Extension13.94 Hz
Mid-Bass1.73 dB
Std. Err.1.63 dB

Cloud 2/Cloud II Battery

Audio while chargingN/A
Battery LifeN/A
Battery TypeN/A
Charge TimeN/A
Passive PlaybackN/A
Power Saving FeatureN/A

Cloud 2/Cloud II Bluetooth

Bluetooth VersionN/A
Multi-Device PairingN/A
NFC PairingN/A

Cloud 2/Cloud II Breathability

Avg.Temp.Difference6.5 C

Cloud 2/Cloud II Cable

Connection1/8" TRS
Length10.1 ft

Cloud 2/Cloud II Case


Cloud 2/Cloud II Comfort

Clamping Force1 lbs
Weight0.7 lbs

Cloud 2/Cloud II Controls

Additional ButtonsN/A
Call/Music ControlNo
Channel MixingYes
Ease of useOkay
Microphone ControlYes
Noise Canceling ControlN/A
Volume ControlYes

Cloud 2/Cloud II Frequency Response Consistency

Avg. Std. Deviation1.03 dB

Cloud 2/Cloud II Latency

Default Latency7 ms
aptX LatencyN/A
aptX(LL) LatencyN/A

Cloud 2/Cloud II Leakage

Overall Leakage @ 1ft36.53 dB

Cloud 2/Cloud II Mid

High-Mid-1.26 dB
Low-Mid-0.44 dB
Mid-Mid-1.06 dB
Std. Err.1.48 dB

Cloud 2/Cloud II Noise Handling

SpNR49.04 dB

Cloud 2/Cloud II Noise Isolation

Bass0.7 dB
Mid-12.88 dB
Overall Attenuation-15.97 dB
Self-Noise20.93 dB
Treble-36.9 dB

Cloud 2/Cloud II Portability

H4 "
L8.4 "
Transmitter requiredN/A
Volume198 Cu. Inches
W5.9 "

Cloud 2/Cloud II Recording Quality

FR Std. Dev.2.11 dB
Gain24.35 dB
HFE7136.96 Hz
LFE85.99 Hz
Weighted THD0.323

Cloud 2/Cloud II Soundstage

Correlated Crosstalk0.0 dB
PRTF Accuracy (Std. Dev.)1.94 dB
PRTF Distance7.02 dB
PRTF Size (Avg.)3.79 dB

Cloud 2/Cloud II Total Harmonic Distortion

Weighted THD @ 10025.669
Weighted THD @ 904.251

Cloud 2/Cloud II Treble

High-Treble0.11 dB
Low-Treble-3.44 dB
Mid-Treble2.14 dB
Std. Err.5.32 dB

Cloud 2/Cloud II Wired

Analog AudioYes
OS CompatibilityNot OS specific
PC CompatibleAudio + Microphone
PS4 CompatibleAudio + Microphone
USB AudioYes
Xbox One CompatibleAudio + Microphone

Cloud 2/Cloud II Wireless Range

Line of Sight RangeN/A
Obstructed RangeN/A

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