FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif .– (COMMERCIAL THREAD) – HyperX, the gaming peripherals team at HP Inc. and the brand leader in games and esports, today announced that it has passed the one million shipments mark1 with its range of USB microphones. Originally introduced to the microphone market in 2019, the HyperX QuadCast™ The USB microphone has become a popular choice for gamers, streamers, and influencers. As demand for microphones increased, HyperX expanded its portfolio with customizable QuadCast™ Affordable S and SoloCast™ to meet the need of WFH players, content creators, students and professionals to be heard and to stay active in their communities and productive at work.
“HyperX is excited to support a thriving community of content creators, influencers and gamers with the highest quality gaming products to meet their individual configuration needs,” said Kevin Hague, CEO of HyperX . “Our continuous efforts have created a line of microphones that deliver clear, consistent sound not only for gamers, streamers and casters, but also for students and professionals. ”
HyperX microphones feature a unique, easy-to-use mute sensor with LED status indicator, providing users with a visual LED illumination indicator when the microphone is active. These versatile microphones also accommodate 3/8 inch and 5/8 inch threaded configurations for compatibility with most mic stands and boom arms.2 All HyperX microphones are compatible with PC, PS4™ and Mac® and works on major streaming platforms like Streamlabs OBS, OBS Studio and XSplit and are certified by Discord and TeamSpeak™.
The HyperX QuadCast and Quadcast S microphones offer four pole patterns – stereo, omnidirectional, cardioid, and bidirectional – to support a variety of broadcast configurations and applications. The microphones have a built-in anti-vibration mount and pop filter, a conveniently located gain control dial, and a 3.5mm headphone output for live mic monitoring. For an additional layer of customization, QuadCast S offers dynamic RGB lighting effects that can be customized with HyperX NGENUITY software.3
The HyperX SoloCast USB Microphone exploits a unique condenser design with a rotating stand and adjustable tilt to accommodate tight spaces like under a monitor. This Plug N Play microphone uses a cardioid polar pattern that prioritizes sound sources directly in front of the microphone to deliver quality sound to video editors, streamers, gamers, and more.
Since the launch of the QuadCast microphone in 2019, HyperX has expanded its microphone offering to give gamers, streamers and content creators a range of options for reliable, high-quality sound. The HyperX line of microphones has won numerous awards and is the preferred microphone for many content creators, influencers, gamers and teams including FaZe Clan, Team Liquid, XSET Gaming.
For 18 years, HyperX’s mission has been to develop gaming solutions for every type of gamer and the company is still known for providing products that deliver superior comfort, aesthetics, performance and reliability. Under the slogan “WE ARE ALL PLAYERS”, HyperX gaming headsets, keyboards, mice, USB microphones and console accessories are the choice of everyday gamers as well as famous ambassadors, professional gamers, tech enthusiasts and overclockers around the world because they meet the strictest product specifications and are built with the best-in-class components. For more information, visit www.hyperxgaming.com.
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1 Based on internal HyperX records from headsets shipped since 2019.
2 Microphone arm not included with SoloCast.
3 Dual zone RGB lighting customizable with HyperX NGENUITY software.