Comparing HyperX Alloy Origins and Razer Cynosa V2

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Consumer Score
In comparison:
HyperX Alloy Origins ranks #3 out of 190. It is in the top 10%.
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10.0
Amazing
Consumer Score
In comparison:
Razer Cynosa V2 ranks #21 out of 190. It is in the top 10%.
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9.7
Amazing
HyperX Alloy Origins: Buy | Customer Reviews
Razer Cynosa V2: Buy | Customer Reviews

Experts recommend Razer Cynosa V2 more than HyperX Alloy Origins

As of 4 Aug 2022, experts prefer Razer Cynosa V2 over HyperX Alloy Origins, but both Gaming Keyboards have solid expert endorsements.

As per this month's meta ranking, Razer Cynosa V2 received 2 recommendations: from GamesRadar+ (28 Jul 2022) and Tom's Guide (18 Jun 2022). By contrast, HyperX Alloy Origins received only 1 recommendation from Tom's Hardware (2 Jul 2022).

Rank Change Price Gaming Keyboard
Laptop Mag
Rtings.com
TechRadar
PC Gamer
Tom's Hardware
T3
GamesRadar+
Tom's Guide
Digital Trends
PCMag
13
- $40
Razer Cynosa V2
-
-
-
-
-
-
2
2
-
-
15
N/A $80
HyperX Alloy Origins
-
-
-
-
1
-
-
-
-
-

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About our ranking methodology

Endorsement summary:

  • On 2 Jul 2022 Tom's Hardware ranked HyperX Alloy Origins as #1
    Rank Gaming Keyboard Comment
    #1 out of 16 HyperX Alloy Origins
    Best Mainstream Gaming Keyboard
    ... ... ...
  • On 28 Jul 2022 GamesRadar+ ranked Razer Cynosa V2 as #2
    Rank Gaming Keyboard Comment
    ... ... ...
    #2 out of 12 Razer Cynosa V2
    The best gaming keyboard under $60 / £60
    ... ... ...
  • On 18 Jun 2022 Tom's Guide ranked Razer Cynosa V2 as #2
    Rank Gaming Keyboard Comment
    ... ... ...
    #2 out of 12 Razer Cynosa V2
    The best budget gaming keyboard
    ... ... ...

Verdict

After counting and adding up the 111 expert endorsements of the May rankings, Razer Cynosa V2 outranks HyperX Alloy Origins. This is not to say that HyperX Alloy Origins is a bad option. Like Razer Cynosa V2, it is recommended by experts, but less.

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Customers like HyperX Alloy Origins somewhat more

At ReviewFinder we prefer to focus on professional product reviews, because customer reviews can be disproportionately affected by unrelated factors such as delivery, specific seller listing problems, and, of course, fake reviews. With that said, below is the summary of consumer sentiment.

HyperX Alloy Origins
Razer Cynosa V2
Consumer score (CS) is a normalized computed representation of customers' sentiment towards a product.
CS of 10 is similar to a 4.8 star review, CS of 0 is similar to a 2 star review.

HyperX Alloy Origins, the pricier option, tends to get more favorable reviews than Razer Cynosa V2.

As can be seen in the chart above, median best-selling gaming keyboard receives a consumer score of 8.7 (great). Both HyperX Alloy Origins and Razer Cynosa V2 receive customer reviews that average out above that median threshold.

HyperX Alloy Origins
In comparison:
HyperX Alloy Origins ranks #3 out of 190. It is in the top 10%.
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10.0
Amazing
Razer Cynosa V2
In comparison:
Razer Cynosa V2 ranks #21 out of 190. It is in the top 10%.
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9.7
Amazing
Median best-selling Gaming Keyboard
In comparison:
Corsair K57 ranks #96 out of 190. It is in the top 10%.
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8.7
Great





Razer Cynosa V2 is more popular than HyperX Alloy Origins

It's fairly safe to say that Razer Cynosa V2 is a more popular gaming keyboard than HyperX Alloy Origins, based on its 10,000+ reviews. Popularity is determined based on product sales. Note that older and cheaper products tend to sell more.


To consider

Customers who view HyperX Alloy Origins and Razer Cynosa V2 often consider Corsair K65 RGB Mini, a pricier option.
Table: Top compared alternatives for HyperX Alloy Origins and Razer Cynosa V2
Corsair K65 RGB Mini $76
In comparison:
Corsair K65 RGB Mini ranks #26 out of 190. It is in the top 10%.
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9.6
Amazing
2 expert recommendations
HyperX Alloy Core $35
In comparison:
HyperX Alloy Core ranks #28 out of 190. It is in the top 10%.
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9.6
Amazing
No expert recommendations Cheaper
Razer Huntsman Tournament $78
In comparison:
Razer Huntsman Tournament ranks #35 out of 190. It is in the top 10%.
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9.6
Amazing
No expert recommendations
Redragon K582 Surara $40
In comparison:
Redragon K582 Surara ranks #53 out of 190. It is in the top 10%.
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9.1
Great
No expert recommendations
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Critic Consensus Common points from expert reviews summarized.
As can be seen below, Razer Cynosa V2 is mentioned by key experts in Aug 2022, while HyperX Alloy Origins is not.
Rank Change Price Gaming Keyboard
Laptop Mag
Rtings.com
TechRadar
PC Gamer
Tom's Hardware
T3
GamesRadar+
Tom's Guide
Digital Trends
PCMag
1
+1 $199
Corsair K100 RGB
1
1
-
1
7
12
-
-
-
8
2
-1 $215
Razer Huntsman v2 Analog
6
-
1
-
9
-
1
9
6
9
3
- $109
Corsair K70 RGB TKL
11
-
-
-
4
4
11
5
4
3
4
- $197
Logitech G915 TKL
-
-
6
-
-
14
4
8
3
-
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Expert Reviews There are people on the Internet whose job is to review products. Below are their opinions.

Expert reviews [10]

82
Total expert reviews: 10
  • with a score: 3
  • without a score: 7
Highest score by Tom's Hardware
86
Average score based on 10 reviews
82
Lowest score by Tom's Guide
80

Score distribution:

80-100
60-80
40-60
20-40
0-20

Expert reviews [19]

80
Total expert reviews: 19
  • with a score: 7
  • without a score: 12
Highest score by saudi24news.com
90
Average score based on 19 reviews
80
Lowest score by Tom's Guide
68

Score distribution:

80-100
60-80
40-60
20-40
0-20
HyperX Alloy Origins: Buy | Customer Reviews
Razer Cynosa V2: Buy | Customer Reviews
From Seller:
  • HyperX Mechanical Switches rated for 80 million keystrokes
  • Full aircraft-grade aluminum body
  • Compact, portable design with detachable cable
  • Dazzling RGB lighting with dynamic effects
  • Advanced customization with HyperX NGENUITY software
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From Seller:
  • The #1 Best-Selling Gaming Peripherals Manufacturer in the US: Source - The NPD Group, Inc., U.S. Retail Tracking Service, Gaming Designed: Keyboards, Mice, PC Headsets, and PC Microphones, Based on dollar sales, Jan. 2017- June 2020 combined.
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From Manufacturer Manufacturer-provided product description, urls and documents.
EAN Numbers: 0740617288551
UPC Numbers: 740617288551
Model Numbers: HX-KB6RDX-US
EAN Numbers: 0811659037633, 8886419345770
UPC Numbers: 811659037633
Model Numbers: RZ03-03400100-R3M1, RZ03-03400200-R3U1
HyperX Alloy Origins: Buy | Customer Reviews
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HyperX Alloy Origins is a very popular option in the middle of the gaming keyboards price range. It's in the top 3 bestselling gaming keyboards and has dozens of popular alternatives in the same price range, such as Cooler Master CK530 or Glorious GMMK .

HyperX Alloy Origins is $4.05 more expensive than the average gaming keyboard ($75.87).

Razer Cynosa V2 is a very popular and one of the cheapest options. It's in the top 3 bestselling gaming keyboards and has dozens of popular alternatives in the same price range, such as Tesoro Gram Spectrum or Redragon K582 Surara .

Razer Cynosa V2 is $35.90 less expensive than an average gaming keyboard ($75.87).

HyperX Alloy Origins: Buy | Customer Reviews
Razer Cynosa V2: Buy | Customer Reviews

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