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HyperX Launches Its Quadcast Microphone In India For Streamers and Casters



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, PC, console and mobile power users with high-performance components. For 16 years, the HyperX mission has been to develop gaming products for all types of gamers – high-speed memory, solid-state drives, headsets, keyboards, mice, charging accessories for console players, USB flash drives, and mousepads – to the gaming community and beyond. The award-winning HyperX brand is known for consistently delivering products that deliver superior comfort, aesthetics, performance, and reliability. HyperX gear is the choice of celebrity ambassadors, 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 60 million memory modules and 7 million gaming headsets worldwide. Now come to the point which is recently launched by HyperX.

HyperX, the gaming division of Kingston Technology Company, Inc. and brand leader in gaming and esports, today announced the launch of the HyperX QuadCastTM microphone in India for streaming and audio recording. HyperX QuadCast features a built-in anti-vibration shock mount and offers four polar pattern choices, gain control, a built-in pop filter, and a tap-to-mute feature that indicates the mute status by turning off the red LED lighting. This microphone will now be available at an MRP of INR 14,900 through HyperX’s network of retail and e-tail outlets.

Capturing clear and consistent audio via USB, HyperX Quadcast offers four polar patterns: stereo, omnidirectional, cardioid, and bidirectional for flexibility in audio capture, and utilizes a built-in internal pop filter designed to reduce noise for clearer voice quality.

The QuadCast comes with a stand featuring a built-in anti-vibration shock mount, quick gain control and a 3.5mm headphone output for live mic monitoring. The QuadCast microphone offers multi-device chat program compatibility and is certified by Discord and TeamSpeak. The included mount adapter fits both 3/8” and 5/8” thread sizes and is compatible with most stands and boom arms. The QuadCast microphone is designed to meet the exacting demands of PC, PlayStation 4, and Mac for professional or aspiring streamers.

“Over the years, HyperX has become synonymous with gaming. Our continued efforts have created a range of high-performing peripherals for gamers,” said HyperX. “With the introduction of the HyperX QuadCast microphone, our team is showing its continued dedication to gamers, streamers and casters alike.”

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HyperX QuadCast Specifications

• Microphone

Power consumption: 5V 125mA

Sample/bit rate: 48kHz/16-bit

Element: Electret condenser microphone

Condenser type: Three 14mm condensers

Polar patterns: Stereo, Omnidirectional, Cardioid, Bidirectional

Frequency response: 20Hz – 20kHz

Sensitivity: -36dB (1V/Pa at 1kHz)

Cable length: 3m


▪ Microphone: 254g

▪ Shock mount and stand: 364g

▪ Total with USB cable: 710g

• Headphone Output

Impedance: 32 Ω

Frequency response: 20Hz – 20kHz

Maximum power output: 7mW

THD: ≤ 0.05% (1kHz/0dBFS)

SNR: ≥ 90dB (1kHZ, RL=∞)

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Grand Final of the Summer Season of NODWIN Gaming’s ESL India



The fifth edition of the summer season of NODWIN Gaming’s front-running event, ESL India Premiership, that went live on June 1st, 2020 is finally in its last leg. The grand finale of the mega esports event is live on Disney+Hotstar from July 16-19, 2020, giving fans across India the opportunity to watch their favourite players and teams battle it out one last time in popular games like CS: GO, Clash of Clans, PUBG MOBILE, and FIFA 20. The winner/winning team will be awarded a grand prize of a whopping INR 38 lakhs.
The ESL premiership has been a much-loved event for the esports community right since its inception in 2016. This year, however, to add more thrill to the chase and up the level of competition, NODWIN Gaming has tweaked the format to introduce the concept of Grand Final Playoffs.

As part of this change, teams will now get a second chance to qualify for the finals, making the nail-biting finish of the ESL premiership a must-watch event. This year additionally as a part of the broadcast special, celebrity gamer Naman Mathur aka Mortal will be co-hosting the PUBG MOBILE finals alongside Team 8bit’s owner and a well-known caster Animesh Agarwal aka 8bit_Thug.

The finalists from the playoffs who will be given another opportunity to compete in the finals are:

CSGO: Team Wolf, Phoenix Esports, Blaze Esports, Global Esports, 

PUBG MOBILE: Fnatic, Force one Esports, Havoc Esports, Initiative Esports, Megastars, Off Guard, Optimum Esports, Orange Rock, Rising Falcon Esports, U Mumba Esports, SWAT Offical, SynerGE, Team Namma Bengaluru, NoRules Xtreme, Team Xhibit, and vsgCrawlers

COC Indian Tribe, Indian Clashers, THE BEAST, Team 8bit…, FIFA20: Charanjot, yRUS_Krusher, M10_Jenasid, saranshjain7

“Our flagship tournament has been received exceptionally well this year both by our players and the audience. The player registrations increased by 1866% per cent and our viewership grew three times from last year! We received over 55,000 registrations that by itself, exceeds all expectations.

What these amazing numbers tell us is that esports is set to create history in India — both in terms of its growth and the interest it is rapidly garnering among India’s youth. Professionally competitive esports events like the ESL premiership are setting the bar very high and propelling the industry to great heights,” said Akshat Rathee, Co-Founder and MD, NODWIN Gaming.

About NODWIN Gaming:

NODWIN Gaming, South Asia’s leading esports company, is an independent subsidiary of the mobile gaming company Nazara Technologies. Formed in 2014, the India based company has since produced over 10,000 hours of gaming content, has been watched by over 100 million+ viewers, and organized 100+ gaming and esports events.

Through its strategic partnerships with global publishers and partners including ESL, Valve, Blizzard, and Tencent, NODWIN Gaming has introduced Indians to some of the best global experiences such as DreamHack, the India Premiership, Gaming merchandise and Gaming influencer management services.

NODWIN actively works with media broadcasters on offering Media Rights for its national and global properties for broadcast. NODWIN Gaming builds and operates its esports IPs and currently operates in India, the Middle East, and South Africa.

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HyperX and Champion Athleticwear Announce Second Apparel Drop- The Reflective Collection



HyperX, the gaming division of Kingston Technology, today announced the HyperX x Champion Reflective Collection, an exclusive limited-edition apparel collection drop with Champion Athleticwear, makers of authentic athletic apparel since 1919. The reflective, logoed collection includes a black t-shirt and fleece hoodie, and for the first time, slides. The line features a unique heat transfer application that illuminates the design when reflecting light.

This is HyperX’s first international apparel launch and it will be available in over 100 countries, providing fans with a stylish way to be their authentic self with freedom of expression through apparel and to display their passion, individualism and uniqueness. The new collection features a custom logo treatment that utilizes a custom reflective heat transfer application. The reflective logo treatment is designed to capture the brilliance of light and reflects light back to its source.

“The first collaboration of the gaming-inspired capsule collection between HyperX and Champion was a runaway success,” said Susan Yang, APAC marketing director, HyperX. “It was apparent the community craved more unique designs from the minds of HyperX and the Champion brand. With this newest collection, we hoped to tap into that same spirit of classic design with an exclusive twist – this time featuring a custom reflective treatment which illuminates beautifully once light shines on it. This concept pairs especially well with the Cloud Alpha S headset and HyperX RGB peripherals, while maintaining a tasteful and timeless style that is synonymous with Champion Athleticwear’s aesthetic.”

“Champion Athleticwear is thrilled to partner with HyperX on this distinctive limited edition collection. This innovative design gives us a new way to connect with Champion fans who love gaming,” said David Robertson, Director of Champion Global Brand Marketing. “Through this partnership and expanded product line with HyperX, we look forward to further engaging with the gaming community.”

The HyperX x Champion Reflective Collection will be available for purchase at 8:00 a.m. PST, July 9 through The clothing items in the line are available in a range of unisex sizes from S – XXL, with the cotton t-shirt retailing for $35 and the Powerblend fleece hoodie retailing for $80. The slides are available in Men’s S – XL for $45. For more information on HyperX x Champion Reflective Collection availability, please visit the HyperX Collab page

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Kingston took the good initiative to Answer the Queries by users stuck with slow System during a lockdown



As mentioned, most queries to Kingston have been about Performance bottlenecks and New System V/S basic upgrades. This is their attempt to help you with ideas on new relevant content for viewers. Once ready, please share your link with me, so I can forward it to the users raising queries.

Kingston has compiled a couple of queries and tried to answer them in the best way possible. Please see how best you can do justice to the people frustrated with their PCs in this lockdown.


With the country-wide lockdown for reducing COVID-19 cases, many are now struggling with their productivity at home. Home Desktops or Laptops that were neglected for ages are now being used and overused every day. While some are gaming on it for days together, others are on edge with Work from Home workloads.

As an insight, we are getting multiple queries for things to check for upgrading their systems with limited budgets – Desktops & laptops. Also, recently there was a surge to buy new laptops. But not everyone was prepared to afford them.

We want to help you provide alternate options to your viewers by answering How to improve productivity and Without buying a new system.

Customer Questions on hand, which you can answer as your own:

Why is my PC suddenly so slow?

Primary Solutions: (These can be your solutions that can be done Right away during the lockdown)

i.   Use the Disk Clean-Up for getting rid of Temp files
ii.   The disk can be full with the backups you took on your last working day. Manually Free some space first from the OS drive & keep backups on external drives.

iii.   You might have too many internet intensive apps working, which your home internet is struggling to manage. You might have to work with One software at a time.
iv.   If you are working with remote access, that’s an additional load on the home internet. Also, you might want to get all accesses from the server admin for better bandwidth.
I tried all these already, it doesn’t help. My PC still cannot manage the heavy files & Office softwares. This is last minute and low on Budget. Do I really HAVE to get a new PC/ Laptop ??

Solutions: (Can be Researched in the lockdown, ordered soon as it is lifted)

i.   If the bottleneck is in the hardware, there’s still no need to upgrade the entire system. Start with the low-cost ones – the RAM.
ii.   Shortage of Memory (RAM) capacity limits the performance. Upgrading the frequency or adding more RAM, can reduce system lags AND make softwares more responsive.
iii.   Here’s how to Find one:

For ages, Kingston Technology has built an automated Memory Search feature on its website. This is the easiest part – to find compatible memory for your system.

Kingston has Two Memory (RAM) Product Lines,

1st option is the ‘Kingston Value RAM’ (KVR)

i.   This has standard specifications and works with most OEM PCs & Laptops sold today.
ii.   You can use this if you don’t remember your PC’s or motherboard’s model number. Simply surf through Kingston’s ValueRam page with your requirement and the search results will give multiple options to choose from.
iii.   Example: You just want to upgrade to a 16GB DDR4 RAM, you search for a 16GB Kingston ValueRAM and choose any options from it.

2nd option is the ‘Kingston System-Specific’ memory (Recommended)

i.   This is designed, manufactured, tested and guaranteed to work with your specific system.
ii.   You will select this, if you know the motherboard or laptop model number and decide better on upgrades. Simply use the Kingston Memory Search Feature by entering details and you’ll get multiple Memory (RAM) options to choose from. These are already tested to work with your specific System.
iii.   Example: You have an MSI GL62M 7RDX Gaming Laptop, Kingston’s Memory Search feature will give you all RAM & SSD options that are tested to work with this laptop.

3. The Best Parts:

  1. All Kingston Memory (RAM) has a Lifetime Warranty and
  2. Kingston has a FREE Technical Support option for you via email, even before purchasing anything.

Here’s more content for your article if you need details on:

  • Details on Kingston’s Desktop/Laptop Memory
  • Videos on How to upgrade Memory on your own
  • How much RAM do you really need
  • Video on What DDR4 Technology is.

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Here are some list of amazing gaming products from HyperX 



Gaming has provided a healthy distraction during the Covid-19 outbreak, promoting social connection and interaction during a, particularly unsettling time. While many consumer-focused industries have struggled during the first half of 2020, gaming has shown itself to be resistant to the global pandemic. Following a record-breaking year in 2019, the industry is now poised for further growth, due to availability of various peripherals in the market by gaming brands.

Gaming peripheral spend overall will increase, as a result of social distancing measures. Keeping the budget during this pandemic, younger generations continue to feel the craving for gaming and what better brand than HyperX to Invest in considering the build quality and sustainability of their gaming peripherals. Hence we suggest our entry-level offerings, which is definitely superior when compared to other products in the market, to encourage people to invest in gaming peripherals in these times.

Here are some of our entry-level products:

HyperX Alloy Core Keyboard –

HyperX Pulsefire Core Mouse –

HyperX Cloud Stinger Headset –

These products are the most affordable and reliable products we offer at HyperX to ensure people to stay at home and use this time to brush up on your gaming skills, as the youth are more eager to step out and socialize. Over the last few months, as Covid-19 has altered the way we all live and communicate, a new captive audience has evolved.

Staying at home and spending time with you family might be what we all need now and how better to do it than while using your PC Gaming setup to connect with friends and other family located in various places while using the term #PlayApartTogether. This is the most efficient way during these times to interact with your friends and extended family and keep busy.

In the wake of the Covid-19 Outbreak, Online gaming becomes a popular option as a stay at home entertainment. The younger generations have the opportunity to connect with players around the world with an option to chat and interact using the latest products made available to them. HyperX has been able to keep up with these needs and have specific products to help them out with such opportunities. Due to various video conference activities & and various other sites like Twitch & YouTube, HyperX has provided the world with superior Headsets and the HyperX Quadcast which has been playing a vital role in making this experience very qualitative.

We recommend the following products:

HyperX Cloud Alpha Headset –

HyperX Stinger Core Headset –

HyperX Cloud Revolver S headset –

HyperX Quantcast –

HyperX has something for everyone, no matter the need or want, there are various other types of peripherals we offer to make your gaming experience out of this world. We also offer the option of building custom-made PC builds depending on their budget. They do not need to have the most expensive products to have the best experience. HyperX provides products depending on the level of the gaming experience by looking at a wide variety of entry-level, mid-range and/or high-end PC builds, which could also be used for other applications.

Some of them are:

HyperX Alloy Elite RGB Gaming Keyboard –

HyperX Alloy FPS PRO Keyboard –

HyperX Alloy FPS RGB Keyboard –

HyperX Pulsefire FPS PRO Mouse –

HyperX Pulsefire Surge Mouse –

You can also boost your gaming with certain specific upgrades depending on their uses by system-specific SSDs and RAMs.

HyperX Fury RGB SSD –

HyperX Savage EXO SSD –

HyperX Fury DDR4 RGB RAM –

HyperX Predator DDR4 RGB RAM –

These Are a few of our latest Products:

HyperX Alloy Origins Keyboard –

HyperX Alloy Origins Core Keyboard –

HyperX Cloud Alpha S Headset –

HyperX Fury Ultra Gaming Mousepad –

HyperX gaming has not forgotten Mobile gamers as well. Mobile Gaming has come up majorly in the last months if the headsets are not what you need as per your requirement, we have another product with the same build quality in our product portfolio which is the HyperX Earbuds which is one of their premium product for gaming.

Nowadays there are other different types of video conferencing apps are available to maintain the communication with coworkers though they are working from home. They might need a good pair of headsets or microphone to improve the communication quality due to the pandemic. HyperX has many products like these to help us during these times were staying at home is the main priority and we can use this time to develop our skills and social needs through distancing ourselves from the world but connecting through online ways on communicating.

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Ewok to Receive HyperX Heroes Treatment and Professional-Grade Gaming Peripherals



HyperX, the gaming division of Kingston Technology Company, today announced the signing of Fortnite streamer Soleil “Ewok” Wheeler as a HyperX brand ambassador. Under the new sponsorship, Ewok will use HyperX gaming keyboards, mice, mousepads, SSDs, and memory modules while streaming. A prominent female influencer known for her gaming skills in Fortnite, Ewok has been recognized by Forbes 30 under 30, Teen Vogue’s 21 Under 21 and received the Golden Joystick Award for Best New Streamer in 2019.

“I love using HyperX hardware and their commitment to the community, and I am excited to be a member of their ambassador team,” said Ewok, HyperX brand ambassador, streamer and influencer. “As a young female gamer, I feel it’s important to show others that there are no limits to what you can accomplish. Hopefully, my efforts will serve as an inspiration for others.”
Ewok’s Fortnite skills garnered attention from notable Twitch streamers like TimTheTatman and Mizkif, who hosted her channel which helped Ewok’s popularity skyrocket and gained her thousands of followers. Additionally, Ewok has streamed with Ninja, Dr Lupo, and TeamLiquid’s Chap and competed with singer and actor Jordan Fisher in the Fortnite Celebrity Pro-Am tournament which resulted in $20,000 for charity. Ewok has participated in a number of events including the Fortnite Summer Block Party and the Fortnite World Cup Pro-Am. In 2019, Ewok began streaming exclusively on Mixer and has an audience of over 145,000 and more than one million total views. She is represented by A3 Artists Agency.

“HyperX is excited to welcome Ewok into our HyperX family of influencers, celebrities and ambassadors,” said Susan Yang, Director of APAC Marketing, HyperX. “With her expertise as a gamer, influencer and motivated female member of the gaming community, Ewok brings the skills and strengths found in a HyperX Hero.”

As a HyperX brand ambassador, Ewok will exclusively use HyperX gaming products and will receive the HyperX Heroes treatment, including a hero illustration inspired by her personal gaming persona. Ewok joins a growing line up of internationally recognized talent on the HyperX roster, including U.S. Grammy award winner Post Malone, football player JuJu Smith-Schuster, basketball players Joel Embiid and Gordon Hayward, ice hockey player Filip Forsberg and international soccer players Raphaël Varane, Dele Alli and Marco Reus.

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