If you are more into gaming and looking for a good and affordable gaming headphone the HyperX Cloud Stinger is a good option to consider. It is available on Amazon for Rs. 3,800. This is a wired headphone that comes with built in microphone.

Unboxing HyperX Cloud Stinger – Inside the box you will get the headphone, user manual, warranty card and audio extension.


The HyperX Cloud Stringer is a lightweight headphone that you can use for a longer period of time. It also comes with 90 degrees rotating cups for more comfort. The signature memory foam will give you a very comfortable experience and the adjustable steel slider can be used to adjust the headphone as per your head size. This headset also comes with a HyperX signature foam padding for additional comfort and button (slider) to control the volume.

HyperX Cloud Stinger box pack


HyperX Cloud Stringer makes use of 50mm directional drives for precision. You need this to head the sound accurately specially when you are playing multi player action games, in most cases it is the sound that plays an important role in detecting the unseen enemy.

HyperX Cloud Stinger review

The Stringer also comes with built in microphone that is attached to the earcups, it cannot be removed. You can however swivel to mute the mic,  move the mic attachment up to disable mic and bring it down near your mouth to enable – it is a switch that can turn mic on / off via swivel action.

HyperX Cloud Stinger 90-degree rotating ear cups


The body is made of plastic. Build quality is very good and looks quite durable. Sound output is very good, excellent for gaming users. This headphone will work on PC, PS4, Wii U, XBox One.

HyperX Cloud Stinger built in mic

Sound – bass and treble are very good for gaming environment. I would not recommend this for music lovers. The microphone also does a very good job.

HyperX Cloud Stinger Hyperx signature memory foam


The HyperX Cloud Stringer is a gaming headphone made for gaming users, designed for gaming users and also comes with a built in microphone. If you want to use the microphone on a system with separate audio and mic ports, you need to use the extension, that gives you a audio pin and mic pin to insert into respective ports.

HyperX Cloud Stinger button

Price wise this headphone is also quite affordable.

Rating 4 out of 5

HyperX Cloud Stringer is available for Rs. 3,800.

By Rajeev Rana

Founder and Chief Editor - gogi.in