The release date has been listed for the HyperX Cloud II PC, PS4 and Xbox One Gaming Headset. The accessory is launching on the 9th of February, according to Amazon. Preorder the upcoming product right now with this link from the retailer’s website. You can also check out a few pictures of the Red and Gun Metal versions below this paragraph.
The HyperX Cloud II Gaming Headset uses an USB sound card audio control box to provide virtual 7.1 surround sound. It can be connected using the USB 7.1 on PCs and Macs in addition to being “stereo compatible” with the PlayStation 4, Xbox One (you will need the Xbox One Stereo Adapter, which is not included, in order to use it) and mobile platforms. Its speakers use 53mm drives neodymium magnets. Since the product is designed for plug and play, there is no need to search for a driver on the PC and/or Mac.
In terms of the microphone, the product is advertised to come with a detachable mic that has noise and echo cancelling features. Last but not least, the package also includes memory foam ear pads although you will also get another set of Velour ear pads.