HyperX ChargePlay Duo Controller Charging Station, HyperX CloudX Chat Headset and HyperX CloudX Stinger Elevate Gaming Console Experience

FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif .– (BUSINESS WIRE) -HyperX, the gaming division of Kingston Technology Company, Inc., today announced that three officially licensed Xbox OneTM console accessories are now available. The new suite of products designed for Xbox One, includes the HyperX ChargePlayTM Duo charging station controller, HyperX CloudX ChatTM headset and HyperX CloudX StingerTM gaming headset, complementing the gaming experience console.

"It is our wireless goal to create affordable and long-lasting products that enhance the gaming experience, be it for console or PC," said Andrew Ewing, senior manager of business console, HyperX. "These new high-quality peripherals for Xbox gamers underscore the HyperX commitment to support console gamers."

The first officially licensed Xbox Charging Station, the ChargePlay Duo, is designed to fully charge both Xbox One and Xbox One Elite Wireless Controllers in three hours or less. The ChargePlay Duo features a weighted base for quick docking with two 1400maH rechargeable battery packs and a LED indicator that displays charging status for each controller.

The Xbox licensed HyperX CloudX Chat and HyperX CloudX Stinger headsets support console with new levels of comfort and performance. The HyperX CloudX Chat is built with a 40mm driver for clear voice chat, sporting a flexible noise-cancellation mic, pop filter and in-line audio controls to easily adjust volume and mute the mic. The headset is lightweight with a single ear cup and reversible design for comfort on either ear. The CloudX Stinger headset utilizes 50mm directional drivers to deliver high-quality sound with pinpoint audio precision and features an on-board volume slider and swivel-to-mute noise-cancellation microphone. The CloudX Stinger is also lightweight at only 275 grams with earcups that rotate 90o for an adaptive fit.


The new product suite for Xbox One is now available at Amazon and backed by a limited two-year warranty with HyperX support:

ChargePlay Duo Xbox One Specifications:
Part Number

Charging Station
Gaming platform: Xbox One Systems
Type: Rechargeable Batteries
Number of controllers: 2 Xbox One Wireless Controllers
Charge time: 2.5 hours
Charging indicators: 2
Length: 131.30mm
Width: 119.0mm
Height: 80.5mm
Weight: 200g
Total weight with AC adapter: 350g

2 Rechargeable Batteries
Capacity: 1400mAh / 3.36Wh

AC Wall Adapter
Inputs: 100-240V AC, 50 / 60Hz, 0.4A
Output: 5V DC ⎓ 2A
Cable length: 2m

CloudX Chat Headset Specifications:
Part Number

Driver: Dynamic, 40mm with Neodymium magnets
Type: Single Earcup
Frequency response: 50Hz - 10kHz
Impedance: ohms 16
Sound pressure level: 85dBSPL, 1mW at 1kHz
THD: ≦ 1%
Weight: 123g
Cable length: 1.3m
Connection: 3.5mm (4 pole)

Element: Electret condenser microphone
Polar pattern: Bi-directional, Noise-canceling
Frequency response: 50Hz-18kHz
Sensitivity: -42dB (1V / Pa @1kHz)

CloudX Stinger Gaming Headset Specifications:
Part number
Driver: Dynamic, 50mm with neodymium magnets
Type: Circumaural, Closed back
Frequency response: 18Hz-23,000Hz
Impedance: 30 Ω
Sound pressure level: 101 ± 3dBSPL / mW at 1kHz
THD: ≦ 2%
Input power: Rated 30mW, Maximum 500mW
Weight: 275g
Cable length and type: 1.3m
Connection: 3.5mm plug (4 pole)

Element: Electret condenser microphone
Polar pattern: Uni-directional, Noise-canceling
Frequency response: 50Hz ~ 18,000Hz
Sensitivity: -40 dBV (0dB = 1V / Pa, 1kHz)

About HyperX

HyperX is the gaming division of Kingston Technology Company, Inc., with the goal of providing gamers, PC builders, PCs, consoles and mobile power users with high-performance components. For 16 years, the HyperX mission has been to develop gaming products for all types of gamers - high-speed memory, solid state drives, headsets, keyboards, mice, charging accessories for console players, USB flash drives, and mousepads - to the gaming community and beyond. The award-winning HyperX brand is known for consistently delivering products that deliver superior comfort, aesthetics, performance, and reliability. HyperX gear is the choice of celebrity ambassadors, pro gamers, tech enthusiasts, and over-clockers worldwide. HyperX has shipped over 60 million memory modules and 7 million gaming headsets worldwide.

Join the global #HyperXFamily at facebook.com/hyperxcommunity, learn how HyperX products can enhance your console experience and boost performance for both you and your PC, console or mobile device at hyperxgaming.com. Whatever your skill level, whatever genres you play, we embrace gaming enthusiasts everywhere with our core belief - We're all gamers.

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Editor's Note: For additional information or executive interviews, please contact Mark Tekunoff, Kingston Technology Company, Inc. 17600 Newhope Street, Fountain Valley, CA USA 92708, 714-438-2791 (Voice). Press images can be found in the Kingston's press room here.

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