76points

HyperX Cloud II

97points

Logitech G430

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Logitech G430
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28 facts in comparison

HyperX Cloud II vs Logitech G430

HyperX Cloud II
Logitech G430

Why is HyperX Cloud II better than Logitech G430?

  • Has stereo speakers
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  • 5000Hz higher high-frequency
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    25000Hzvs20000Hz
  • 5Hz lower low-frequency
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    15Hzvs20Hz
  • 13mm bigger driver unit
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    53mmvs40mm
  • 8dB/mW higher sound pressure level
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    98dB/mWvs90dB/mW
  • Has a removable microphone
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  • Travel bag is included
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  • Compatible with Xbox Live
    ?

Why is Logitech G430 better than HyperX Cloud II?

  • 28 Ohms lower impedance
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    32 Ohmsvs60 Ohms
  • 2000Hz higher microphone frequency
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    20000Hzvs18000Hz
  • 79dBV/Pa higher microphone sensitivity
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    40dBV/Pavs-39dBV/Pa
  • Supports Dolby Digital
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  • Has active noise cancellation (noise control)
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  • 95g lighter
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    255gvs350g
  • 1 more years under manufacturer's warranty
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    3vs2
  • 1.3m longer cable
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    2.3mvs1m

Price comparison

HyperX Cloud II

Buy used:

$89.00

ProductStorePrice
HyperX Cloud II AmazonHyperX Cloud II - Gaming Headset, 7.1 Su...HyperX Cloud II - Gaming Headset, 7.1 Surround Sound, Memory Foam Ear Pads, Durable Aluminum Frame, Detachable Microphone, Works with PC, PS4, Xbox One - Gun Metal
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$96.99
HyperX Cloud II walmartHyperX CloudX - Xbox Gaming Headset
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$95.42

Logitech G430

ProductStorePrice
Logitech G430 AmazonLogitech 981-000536 G430 7.1 Gaming Head...Logitech 981-000536 G430 7.1 Gaming Headset with Mic
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$139.99
Logitech G430 AmazonG430 Gaming Headset - Black
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$199.00
Logitech G430 AmazonLogitech G430 7.1 DTS Headphone: X and D...Logitech G430 7.1 DTS Headphone: X and Dolby Surround Sound Gaming Headset for PC, Playstation 4 - On-Cable Controls - Sports-Performance Ear Pads - Rotating Ear Cups - Light Weight Design (Renewed)
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$79.95
Logitech G430 walmartLogitech G430 Headset: X and Dolby 7.1 S...Logitech G430 Headset: X and Dolby 7.1 Surround Sound Gaming Headset
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$14.99

Design

1.has stereo speakers
HyperX Cloud II
Logitech G430
Devices with stereo speakers deliver sound from independent channels on both left and right sides, creating a richer sound and a better experience.
2.has an over-the-ear form
HyperX Cloud II
Logitech G430
Comfortable full-size form with earcups that fully enclose your ears. This model is loved for its increased sound isolation and the fact that it won't leak sound to your neighbors. It offers potential for maximum bass and loudness levels.
3.weight

350g

255g

We consider a lower weight better because lighter devices are more comfortable to carry. A lower weight is also an advantage for home appliances, as it makes transportation easier, and for many other types of products.
4.cable length

1m

2.3m

A long cable ensures more freedom of movement.
5.has a straight plug
HyperX Cloud II
Logitech G430
A straight plug is better when the jack is on the top or bottom of your player.

Sound quality

1.has passive noise reduction
HyperX Cloud II
Logitech G430
The device sits tightly in place, creating an acoustic seal which reduces background noise and prevents your music from leaking out.
2.highest frequency

25000Hz

20000Hz

The highest frequency at which device produces audio. The higher the high-frequency response, the clearer and crispier the treble.
3.lowest frequency

15Hz

20Hz

The lowest frequency at which the device produces audio. The lower the low-frequency response, the stronger and juicier the bass.
4.has a neodymium magnet
HyperX Cloud II
Logitech G430
Devices with neodymium magnets are lighter and more powerful than those which use ferrite magnets. They also have more bass and clear high notes.
5.impedance

60 Ohms

32 Ohms

Impedance is the device’s electrical resistance to the current being pushed through it. The lower the impedance, the easier it is to get higher volume and requires less power.
6.driver unit size

53mm

40mm

The driver unit is the component that produces sound in the device. Bigger drivers are more powerful and can produce better bass.

Microphone

1.has a noise-canceling microphone
HyperX Cloud II
Logitech G430
These microphones are designed to filter out background noise from the desired sound. Especially useful in noisy environments.
2.highest mic frequency

18000Hz

20000Hz

The highest frequency that the mic can pick up. Better for recording treble.
3.mic sensitivity

-39dBV/Pa

40dBV/Pa

It's the 'loudness' of the sound that the microphone can pick up.
4.lowest mic frequency

50Hz

50Hz

The lowest frequency that the mic can pick up. Better for recording bass.
5.has a removable microphone
HyperX Cloud II
Logitech G430
The microphone can be attached or detached if necessary.

Connectivity

1.has a 3.5mm male connector
HyperX Cloud II
Logitech G430
A standard 3.5mm male connector is suitable for use with all MP3 players and computer sound cards.
2.Can be used wirelessly
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Logitech G430
Wireless devices allow users more freedom of movement.
3.compatible with PlayStation
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Logitech G430
The headset can be used for playing games on PlayStation video game consoles.
4.compatible with Xbox Live
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Logitech G430
You can use your headset for in-game voice chat, private chat, audio for video chat, and in-game voice recognition using Xbox services.

Features

1.has a mute function
HyperX Cloud II
Logitech G430
The device has an option to mute/unmute a conversation directly from the device.
2.can be used as a headset
HyperX Cloud II
Logitech G430
A headset is one headphone or pair with a built-in microphone. Headsets can be used for apps that require communication i.e. Skype, games with voice chat, mobile phones, etc.
3.warranty period

2

3

When covered under the manufacturer’s warranty it is possible to get a replacement in the case of a malfunction.
4.Has an in-line control panel
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Logitech G430
There is a control panel on the cable, so you can easily operate the device without having to interact with it.
5.travel bag is included
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Logitech G430
The device comes with its own special case or pouch, which is useful for safe transportation.

Miscellaneous

1.supports Dolby Digital
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Logitech G430
If the device supports Dolby Digital it can deliver up to six different audio channels (sides) for a much better sound quality.

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