HyperX Cloud Core
vs
Corsair HS70 Wireless

HyperX Cloud Core
Corsair HS70 Wireless
Cloud Core HS70 Wireless Difference
Model HyperX Cloud Core Corsair HS70 Wireless
Travel-Friendly / Outside Noise Isolation 3.0 / 5.0 2.9 / 5.0 0.1 (3%)
Critical Listening / Sound Quality 3.8 / 5.0 4.0 / 5.0 0.2 (5%)
Gaming Quality 3.4 / 5.0 3.7 / 5.0 0.3 (9%)
Office Environment Sound Isolation 3.2 / 5.0 3.4 / 5.0 0.15 (5%)
Comfort and Stability while doing Sports 2.9 / 5.0 2.9 / 5.0 0.05 (2%)
Watching TV Sound Experience 3.0 / 5.0 3.4 / 5.0 0.35 (12%)
Price $ 70.0 $ 70.0 0 (0%)
Year 2016 2018 2 (0%)
Microphone Yes Yes
Wireless No Yes
Battery Life 0.0 Hours 8.3 Hours 8.3 (830000%)
Ear Breathability 3.1 / 5.0 3.2 / 5.0 0.15 (5%)
Comfort 4.0 / 5.0 3.8 / 5.0 0.25 (6%)
Controls 0.0 / 5.0 3.1 / 5.0 3.05 (305000%)
Noise Handling 4.3 / 5.0 3.9 / 5.0 0.45 (10%)
Microphone Quality 4.3 / 5.0 3.2 / 5.0 1.1 (26%)

HyperX Cloud Core

The HyperX Cloud Core has excellent noise cancelling capability. In terms of sound quality, the HyperX Cloud Core is one of the best sounding headsets with very clear and crisp sound. The HyperX Cloud Core 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 Core performs reasonably well against the competition. For the sports and fitness enthusiasts,the HyperX Cloud Core is not recommended as it lacks in comfort and stability while doing sports. For gaming, the HyperX Cloud Core is not up to par with other similar headsets. Sound leakage is worse that other competitors. The HyperX Cloud Core is not suitable for those who want the best convenience and sound experience while watching tv.

Corsair HS70 Wireless

The Corsair HS70 Wireless is a relatively new headset. In terms of sound quality, the Corsair HS70 Wireless is one of the best sounding headsets with very clear and crisp sound. The Corsair HS70 Wireless has excellent noise cancelling capability. For gaming, the Corsair HS70 Wireless has excellent support and feature set that enables superb gaming experience. The wireless support in Corsair HS70 Wireless is very convenient. The Corsair HS70 Wireless suffers in terms of outside noise isolation and is not convenient for travel and commution in loud environments. For the sports and fitness enthusiasts,the Corsair HS70 Wireless is not recommended as it lacks in comfort and stability while doing sports. Sound leakage is worse that other competitors. The Corsair HS70 Wireless is not suitable for those who want the best convenience and sound experience while watching tv.

HyperX Cloud Core vs Corsair HS70 Wireless Specifications Comparison

Base/Dock

Cloud Core HS70 Wireless
Dock ChargingN/ANo
Line InNoNo
Line OutNoNo
Optical InputNoNo
PC CompatibleN/AAudio + Microphone
PS4 CompatibleN/AAudio + Microphone
Power SupplyN/AUSB
RCA InputNoNo
TypeN/AWireless USB Dongle
USB InputNoYes
Xbox One CompatibleN/ANo

Bass

Cloud Core HS70 Wireless
High-Bass2.58 dB1.48 dB
Low-Bass0.23 dB0.1 dB
Low-Frequency Extension14.56 Hz14.35 Hz
Mid-Bass1.87 dB2.65 dB
Std. Err.1.85 dB1.8 dB

Battery

Cloud Core HS70 Wireless
Audio while chargingN/AYes
Battery LifeN/A15.0 hrs
Battery TypeN/ARechargable
Charge TimeN/A1.7 hrs
Passive PlaybackN/ANo
Power Saving FeatureN/AAuto-Off Timer

Bluetooth

Cloud Core HS70 Wireless
Bluetooth VersionN/AN/A
Multi-Device PairingN/AN/A
NFC PairingN/AN/A

Breathability

Cloud Core HS70 Wireless
Avg.Temp.Difference6.7 C5.9 C

Cable

Cloud Core HS70 Wireless
Connection1/8" TRRSN/A
DetachableNoN/A
Length3.6 ftN/A

Case

Cloud Core HS70 Wireless
HN/AN/A
LN/AN/A
TypeNo caseNo case
VolumeN/AN/A
WN/AN/A

Comfort

Cloud Core HS70 Wireless
Clamping Force1.0 lbs1.4 lbs
Weight0.69 lbs0.8 lbs

Controls

Cloud Core HS70 Wireless
Additional ButtonsN/ANo
Call/Music ControlNoNo
Channel MixingN/ANo
Ease of useN/AGood
FeedbackN/ADecent
Microphone ControlNoYes
Noise Canceling ControlN/AN/A
Talk-ThroughN/AN/A
Volume ControlNoYes

Frequency Response Consistency

Cloud Core HS70 Wireless
Avg. Std. Deviation1.18 dB0.5 dB

Latency

Cloud Core HS70 Wireless
Default Latency0 ms28 ms
aptX LatencyN/AN/A
aptX(LL) LatencyN/AN/A

Leakage

Cloud Core HS70 Wireless
Overall Leakage @ 1ft40.67 dB44.26 dB

Mid

Cloud Core HS70 Wireless
High-Mid-1.41 dB-2.43 dB
Low-Mid-0.82 dB-0.12 dB
Mid-Mid-1.06 dB-1.23 dB
Std. Err.1.35 dB1.88 dB

Noise Handling

Cloud Core HS70 Wireless
SpNR36.33 dB25.69 dB

Noise Isolation

Cloud Core HS70 Wireless
Bass0.93 dB-0.63 dB
Mid-9.99 dB-2.04 dB
Overall Attenuation-13.39 dB-11.16 dB
Self-Noise0 dB21.83 dB
Treble-32.02 dB-30.5 dB

Portability

Cloud Core HS70 Wireless
H3.2 "3.3 "
L7.1 "8.1 "
Transmitter requiredN/AYes
Volume125 Cu. Inches160 Cu. Inches
W5.5 "6.0 "

Recording Quality

Cloud Core HS70 Wireless
FR Std. Dev.2.62 dB2.6 dB
Gain29.86 dB26.72 dB
HFE9665.27 Hz6450.8 Hz
LFE96.52 Hz522.85 Hz
Weighted THD0.3750.783

Soundstage

Cloud Core HS70 Wireless
Correlated Crosstalk0.0 dB0.0 dB
PRTF Accuracy (Std. Dev.)1.49 dB3.68 dB
PRTF Distance9.22 dB15.96 dB
PRTF Size (Avg.)4.06 dB6.76 dB

Total Harmonic Distortion

Cloud Core HS70 Wireless
Weighted THD @ 1005.4923.196
Weighted THD @ 900.7663.394

Treble

Cloud Core HS70 Wireless
High-Treble0.36 dB0.43 dB
Low-Treble-2.98 dB-0.87 dB
Mid-Treble1.99 dB0.15 dB
Std. Err.4.56 dB3.67 dB

Wired

Cloud Core HS70 Wireless
Analog AudioYesN/A
OS CompatibilityNot OS specificN/A
PC CompatibleAudio + MicrophoneN/A
PS4 CompatibleAudio + MicrophoneN/A
USB AudioNoNo
Xbox One CompatibleAudio + MicrophoneN/A

Wireless Range

Cloud Core HS70 Wireless
Line of Sight RangeN/A70 ft
Obstructed RangeN/A45 ft

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