HyperX expands its line of microphones with the new DuoCast

Microphones have become a fundamental piece at the table of creators and streamers, but also at the table of gamers, which means that lately we have seen the launch of devices as interesting as the SoloCast there Quadcast S from HyperX, a brand which today announced that it is expanding the color range with a new white version of these models, while launching the new Micro USB HyperX DuoCast.

USB HyperX DuoCast

The new HyperX DuoCast USB microphone for professionals and those new to the world of streaming, whether on PC, PS5, PS4 and Mac.For this they have an internal pop filter to provide greater clarity sound, while being able to capture it with a 24-bit high resolution bit depth and an sampling rate up to 96 kHz.

This device comes in a low-profile shock mount so desk bumps won’t affect it, an easy-access gain control adjustment, and two pins.cardioid and omnidirectional polar atrons that we can select according to the moment or the need.

The DuoCast has LED lighting that indicates the status of the transmission, which we can deactivate with a simple press. It also features an RGB light ring that supports HyperX NGENUITY, HyperX’s personalization software.

Alongside this microphone, HyperX has released the white versions of the SoloCast and Quadcast S, but has also released an update for the former that makes it compatible with 24-bit/96kHz Hi-Res Audio recording.

HyperX DuoCast USB Microphone Specifications

  • microphone specifications
    • Element: two electret condenser capsules
    • Polar Patterns: Cardioid, Omnidirectional
    • Frequency response: 20Hz to 20kHz
    • Sensitivity: -6dBFS (1V/Pa at 1kHz)
    • Ruido (RMS): ≤-70dBFS (A-weighted)
  • headphone output
    • Impedance: 32Ω
    • Frequency response: 20Hz – 20kHz
    • Maximum output power: 7 mW
    • Total Harmonic Distortion: ≤0.05% (1kHz/0dBFS)
    • Ruido (RMS): ≤-110dBFS (A-weighted)
    • Signal to noise ratio: ≥ 100dB (1kHz/0dBFS, A-weighted)
  • Connections and Features
    • Connection type: USB-C, 3.5mm headphone jack
    • USB specification: USB 2.0 (full speed)
    • Sampling rate: 96kHz, 48kHz, 44.1kHz
    • Bit depth: 24 bit
    • Power consumption: 5V 200mA (white light)
    • Shock mount: included
    • Pop filter: integrated
    • Controls: microphone gain, mute key, multi-function button
    • Luces: RGB (16,777,216 colors)
    • Light effects: 2 zones
    • Software Support: HyperX NGENUITY
  • Physical specifications
    • Weight (mic): 243.2g
    • Weight (bracket and shock): 190.5g
    • Weight (mount adapter): 31.3g
    • Total weight (with USB cable): 502.9 g
    • Cable lengths and types: 2m USB-C to USB-A

Availability and prices

The new HyperX DuoCast will be available for €109.99, while the HyperX QuadCast S in white will be available for €179.99 and the HyperX SoloCast blank for €74.99

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