FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Jun 13, 2018--With more than five million gaming headsets sold, HyperX ®, the gaming division of Kingston ® Technology Company, Inc., is poised to outfit legions of Fortnite fans on Nintendo Switch™ with the best gaming headset for under $50 – the HyperX Cloud Stinger.

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Brand ambassador Gordon Hayward wearing HyperX Cloud Stinger (Photo: Business Wire)

With Fortnite: Battle Royale now available on the Nintendo Switch eShop, the lightweight and comfortable HyperX Cloud Stinger pairs perfectly with the Nintendo Switch for hours of immersive, on-the-go gaming. Designed to make even the most casual gamer feel like a pro, the HyperX Cloud Stinger features HyperX signature memory foam and 50mm directional drivers to deliver a comfortable, high-quality sound experience at an affordable price.

“Fortnite and other Battle Royale games have drawn a new market of gamers to our headsets,” said Daniel Kelley, global marketing manager, HyperX. “As fans of the game, we know using our headsets while playing makes the experience more immersive and give players a better advantage.”

The HyperX line of gaming headsets work on all the platforms that Fortnite is available, including PC, Xbox One ™ and PS4 ™.

HyperX Cloud headsets will be featured at the GameSpot Battle Rig at E3, featuring three days of Battle Royale solo, duo and squad competitions on the Esports Arena DRIVE stage, North America’s first mobile esports touring arena. Competitions are scheduled June 12 – 14 from 4 – 9 p.m. at Microsoft Square at LA Live.

About HyperX

HyperX is the gaming division of Kingston Technology Company, Inc., the world’s largest independent memory manufacturer, with the goal of providing gamers, PC builders, and power users with high-performance components. For 15 years, the HyperX mission has been to develop gaming products for gamers – high-speed memory, solid state drives, headsets, keyboards, mice, USB flash drives, and mouse pads – to the gaming community and beyond. The award-winning HyperX brand has carved its name atop the leaderboard by consistently delivering products that deliver superior comfort, aesthetics, performance, and reliability. HyperX gear is the choice of pro gamers, tech enthusiasts, and overclockers worldwide because it meets the most stringent product specifications and is built with best-in-class components. HyperX has shipped over 5 million headsets worldwide.

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

Website: http://www.hyperxgaming.com/ Twitter: https://twitter.com/HyperX Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/hyperxcommunity

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 Kingston’s press room here.

Kingston, the Kingston logo and HyperX are registered trademarks of Kingston Technology Corporation. All rights reserved. All other marks may be the property of their respective titleholders.

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CONTACT: HyperX

Mark Tekunoff, 714-438-2791

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Carla Mancebo, 408-369-7200 x1049

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