HyperX Gaming Headsets Surpass One Million Sales Mark

FOUNTAIN VALLEY, Calif.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–HyperX®,
a division of Kingston®
Technology Company
, Inc., the independent world leader in memory
products, today announced it has surpassed the 1-million sales mark for
its award-winning line of Gaming Headsets. HyperX achieved the feat in
just two years as the first HyperX
Cloud
Gaming Headset shipped in April 2014. HyperX Cloud Gaming
Headsets are now available in over 10,000 stores and 80 countries across
six continents.

In the two years since the original Cloud launched, HyperX has expanded
its headset offerings to over 10 products, with more anticipated later
this year. The HyperX Cloud family of headsets has won many accolades
and awards
and was twice voted Best
Gaming Headset
by PC Gamer magazine. It is the preferred gaming
headset for many championship eSports teams around the world.

“Since the launch of our first gaming headset in 2014, we’ve continually
evolved our design and approach to become an industry standard for
quality and sound that gamers now expect,” said Lawrence Yang, business
manager, HyperX. “As competitive and casual gaming continues to gain
popularity across PCs, console and even mobile platforms, we thrive in
the challenge to further advance our headsets to new levels of user
comfort and sound engagement. We are excited to have reached the
1-million sales milestone in such a short amount of time, and we’re just
getting started.”

In June, the company began shipping HyperX
CloudX
, the company’s first official licensed headset
for Xbox® One. It was quickly followed up with an
announcement for HyperX
CloudX Revolver Gears of War
, shipping this September, in
conjunction with the highly anticipated Gears
of War 4
debuting this fall.

HyperX
is the high-performance product division of Kingston Technology
encompassing high-speed DDR4 and DDR3 memory, SSDs, USB Flash drives,
headsets and mouse pads. Targeted at gamers, overclockers and
enthusiasts, HyperX is known throughout the world for quality,
performance and innovation. HyperX is committed to eSports as it
sponsors over 30
teams globally
and is the main sponsor of Intel
Extreme Masters
. HyperX can be found at many shows including Brasil
Game Show
, China
Joy
, DreamHack,
ESL
One
and PAX.

For more information visit the HyperX
home page.

HyperX can be found on:

YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/hyperx
Facebook:
http://www.facebook.com/hyperxcommunity
Twitter:
http://twitter.com/hyperx
Instagram:
https://instagram.com/hyperx/
LinkedIn:
http://www.linkedin.com/company/164609?trk=tyah
Google+:
https://plus.google.com/+hyperx/videos

About HyperX

HyperX® is a division of Kingston Technology Company, Inc.,
the world’s largest independent memory manufacturer. Established in
2002, HyperX is headquartered in Fountain Valley, California, USA. For
more information, please call 800-337-8410 or visit http://www.hyperxgaming.com/.

Editor’s Note: For additional information, evaluation units or
executive interviews, please contact David Leong, Kingston Technology
Company, Inc. 17600 Newhope Street, Fountain Valley, CA USA 92708,
714-438-1817 (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.

Contacts

HyperX
David Leong, 714-438-1817
david_leong@hyperxgaming.com
or
Lulu
Lin, 714-427-3509
lulu_lin@hyperxgaming.com