3.5mm

Forum discussion tagged with 3.5mm.
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    HDMI to 3.5mm audio splitter (HDMI OUT to 3.5mm IN)

    I am looking for an HDMI audio splitter. Basically I want to extract the audio from my HDMI cable so I can connect this to my audio speakers, which use 3.5mm jacks. I was hoping to connect my PS4 to my speakers this way, because the speaker cables are way too short to connect all the way to my...
  2. J

    N4CE Old 5:1 speaker set to PC

    Hello, I have a old N4CE Speaker set I have been using for YEARS and upon moving house have I recently just discovered that they have 3 inputs on the back being: - Front (STEREO) - SURROUND - CE/SW How it currently working is plugging one 3.5mm jack into the "Front" port. straight to my pc...
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    How to connect speaker system to a TV without 3.5mm jack? Which adaptors to use?

    Hello everyone. So, I have bought a LG television (LED 32LJ610V) which does not have a 3.5mm jack output, but only an optical audio output. I already own (from a previous TV installation) a Logitech Z313 speaker system, which has a single 3.5mm input connector. So, I'm trying to figure out what...
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    ARC vs optical vs 3.5mm

    Hi there, I have a Sony x900e, and my receiver is an STR DH550. I don't want to run HDMI video through my receiver. I'm using ARC currently, but my TV only has enhanced 4k in ports 2 and 3, and ARC is port 3...So, for my xbox, i'm unable to get the 'best' picture as I have to use HDMI port 1...
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    Equilizer not afffecting rear jack [SOLVED]

    [SOLVED] HI all, I have been trying to figure out a way of using an equalizer on my speakers(rear/motherboard jack). I am currently using it on the front jack through my headphones(Front/case jack) with no issue. When I go into properties for the speakers and the headphones, I have clicked a...
  6. K

    How to share PC sound system with 3 PC's

    I use 3 PC's to drive a sophisticated flight simulator. Periodically I want to use the 2nd and 3rd PC with the sound system. I tried a simple 3-way splitter but I expect that because the cables are not shielded, lots of noise was present. Can the commiunity recommend a reasonably economic...
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    Converting headset with 2 3-pole 3.5mm jacks to 4-pole 3.5mm

    I have an old headset that I decided to see if I can revive. The headset is SONY DR-GA200. It came with a mute and volume control on a long flat cable. See the pictures for more details. As it happens with long cables they can get stuck under the wheels of your chair and you know already this...
  8. Z

    External Mic Adapter...will it work?

    So I bought an external microphone for a YouTube channel I am making. It has a 3.5mm plug and my HP Windows 10 laptop has a 3.5mm input, but the computer doesn't pick up any sound or even acknowledge that their is a mic their. So I was hoping to get a usb mic adapter hoping it would work, but...
  9. D

    Mic not working on windows

    I have an NW-700 dynamic microphone to record with. It uses an XLR -> 3.5mm connection, I connect an adaptor to 1/4" onto it to connect it to my Project Series USB audio mixer, when I connect that via USB to my Mac I can record just fine. However now I'm trying on my windows 10 desktop and just...
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    2x 2.1 in USB DAC (Asus Xonar U5) Problem!

    I've recently been interested in having surround sound but my knowledge is really limited when it comes to this subject. Anyhow I have myself 2 completely working sets of "Logitech Z4" and wanted to rig it to 4.2(?). At first I bought a generic USB DAC, 2x "RCA to 3.5mm" and 2x "3.5mm...
  11. S

    What is the Best way to connect speakers to 2 devices at once?

    I have a set of standard Dell USB speakers that are currently connected to my rig via male 3.5mm. I have recently switched my Xbox One over to a monitor due to my deteriorating eyesight and faster response times. I am using a pretty outdated monitor that doesn't have an HDMI input, so I am...
  12. L

    Is this the real deal?

    Sup. I was just surfing about in ebay and came across this RAZER HAMMERHEAD EARPHONE. http://www.ebay.com/itm/One-Set-Razor-Hammerhead-In-Ear-PC-Music-Gaming-Headset-Headphone-Earphone-New-/321894916855?hash=item4af26ea2f7:g:IVgAAOSwAYtWIKku is this one or any other RAZER HAMMERHEAD on EBAY...
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    Need help connecting all speakers. Is it possible with adapters?

    I got a new sound bar for Christmas, and wanted to hook it up to an old set of speakers and a receiver that I had. I want to at least hook it all up to my PC, and possibly the bluetooth if it works through all speakers. This is what I have to work with: Vizio Soundbar w/ bluetooth (can't find...
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    Center/Subwoofer connection question

    Hi, I'm wanting to create a 5.1 surround sound setup for my PC. The three connections are Front Stereo, Rear Stereo, and Center/Subwoofer. My Center speaker has 1 male 3.5mm cord My Subwoofer has 2 RCA line in ports: Left (White) and Right (Red) What do I need to do to connect both the...
  15. Masamune_Smokey

    Will this set up result in sound quality loss?

    I'm setting up my PC, PS4 and PS3 on one desk and I would like to run the PS3/PS4 into the dual HDMI ports on the monitor, while my PC goes through the DisplayPort. Anyways, I'll be using a soundbar for the consoles sound. Now my question is will the 3.5mm jack result in lower sound quality than...
  16. hanser30

    3.5 mm audio cable color code issue

    Hi Guys, I have a question involving cables. I have a 3.5 mm audio cable with green, white, and yellow wires. Which one is left, which one is right, and which one is ground? Thanks!
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    How to connect my subwoofer system having 3.5 mm jack to my Videocon HD tv set

    Hello friends, Could you please help me. I have Videocon 1080p HD tv (model no VJU32HH). Though the picture quality of this set is superb but the built-in speakers are small and sound comes out very low. My question is: 1) How I will connect my subwoofer system to my TV. My subwoofer only...
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    Extreme low volume Speaker

    I had 2 speakers that i used not much time then i had the idea to buy a adapter to use them on my pc so i could hear music louder. they both got a rca connector so i had to buy a rca to 3.5mm adapter right? well i did that and when i connect it i get extremely low volume on the speakers1. i...
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    USB or 3.5mm Headset? Which?

    So, I'm in the process of acquiring a new Headset to make my PC Gaming experience more comfortable. I currently have a very generic USB VOiP headset, which, I won't lie, is pretty good. My voice is transmitted perfectly with no hissing (which I believe is the EMI Interference) The Audio is good...
  20. A

    2 audio sources in to 1 out with volume control

    Ok so I need something that allows me to plug in 2 male 3.5mm cables and combines them into a single female 3.5mm out, I need the 2 audio sources going into the single to have their own volume control, I am trying to find something that will do that but I have no idea what to search on google...
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    Replacement audio jack for home cinema system (3.5mm internal)

    Ok so I managed to break the internal audio jack within my LG home cinema system... (Before anyone suggests, I can only use the "Audio in" option in order to use the cinema system) I have a soldering iron and wonder if I purchase a 3 pin internal 3.5mm audio jack connection, could I just...
  22. Myntekt

    Headsets - Gaming ~100€

    Hello! I want some new headsets for around 100€. I don't understand much about audio and stuff though. I had the Gamecom 780, but they broke in two parts (literally). Now I got the G35, from Logitech, but I'm returning them since they aren't as loud (I can't find the right word for this, but I...
  23. dibrando1

    3.5mm 4-pole to 2x 4-pole Y-Adapter

    I am looking for a 3.5mm 4-pole to 2x 4-pole Y-Adapter. As an example, something that can enable two 3.5mm smartphone headsets which have stereo sound and mic (4-pole on both headsets) to be plugged into one smartphone via the 3.5mm jack. I have found plenty of splitters and adapter that take a...
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    3.5mm stereo extension cables for headset+mic

    I've been doing some searching with no luck for a single cord with 2x male and 2x female ends on it so I can get a bit more length on my PC headset cable. Does anyone know if these even exist? Or is my best option to just get 2 cords and run them together. I also am told that I should get a...
  25. Jesermay

    Audio Switch Volume Issues

    Diagram of issue: Current set up: Three audio sources - Mac, PC and Gamecube - are attached to a Audio Source Selector - Basically, an audio switch - via RCA (the Mac and PC both use 3.5mm to RCA cables, with the Gamecube using it's default RCA audio cables). The Audio Source Selector is...