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Forum discussion tagged with audio.
  1. Drakon_71

    Question How do I stop my microphone from doing this when I record

    Whenever I record (I use shadow play) my voice track sounds just fine.... but when I go to play a YouTube video while recording, the audio track that's recording the YouTube video starts to make these tick sounds. They're very easy to hear and I can't get rid of them through editing...
  2. A

    Prime Day Preview: $69 Off Bose Solo 5 TV Soundbar

    Bose's stylish soundbar has never been this cheap before. Prime Day Preview: $69 Off Bose Solo 5 TV Soundbar : Read more
  3. henrytcasey

    iPod Touch 2019 Review: The Cheapest iOS Device Has Some Trade-Offs

    The iPod touch gets a new processor, allowing it to run AR-powered apps. But that's the only new thing about an iOS device with an aging look. iPod Touch 2019 Review: The Cheapest iOS Device Has Some Trade-Offs : Read more
  4. A

    Prime Day Sneak Peek: $52 Off Sony WH-1000XM3 Headphones

    Sony's excellent noise cancelling headphones are now at their lowest price to date. Prime Day Sneak Peek: $52 Off Sony WH-1000XM3 Headphones : Read more
  5. F

    Question Best Gaming headset/headphones for gaming? £100-£150

    Hi, i'm looking to buy a new headset for gaming with good quality sound and comfort. I like the gaming headsets such as the HyperX cloud flight and sennheiser game zero due to their convenience, however i'm also open to a headphone + attachable mic combo. -A lighter pair of headphones is...
  6. B

    Question audio from TV and PC to one 5.1 system

    I want to use my Sony HT-RT3 5.1 system (Dolby only) for my TV and PC. I have been using my Samsung UHD TV as my computer monitor via the PC's GPU hdmi for both display and basic audio. I, of course, get stereo sound from my TV speakers. The TV is connected to the mentioned surround speakers...
  7. A

    Act Fast: Bose QuietComfort 25 Headphones Now $150

    One of our favorite noise-cancelling headphones is over $100 off. Act Fast: Bose QuietComfort 25 Headphones Now $150 : Read more
  8. M

    Meet Bose's New Noise Cancelling Headphones 700

    Bose's newest headphones will replace its flagship product. Meet Bose's New Noise Cancelling Headphones 700 : Read more
  9. K

    Question Soldering 3.5m jack 5 wires

    Razer headset(man o war wired) broke the jack on it trying to resolder but it has 5 wires so I opened the volume mixer and it had the following SPR+ silver wire SPL+ red wire (silver ish) SP- yellow GROUND-copper Mic-white I need some help as in how to solder it on to a 3.5mm jack 4 pole
  10. henrytcasey

    Using Bluetooth Headphones on Your TV? Here's What You Need to Know

    Here's one way you can control the volume of your TV when using Bluetooth headphones. Using Bluetooth Headphones on Your TV? Here's What You Need to Know : Read more
  11. A

    OnePlus Bullets Wireless 2 Review: A Great Pair of $99 Wireless Earbuds

    OnePlus has delivered another all-around winner for a fantastic price in the Bullets Wireless 2. OnePlus Bullets Wireless 2 Review: A Great Pair of $99 Wireless Earbuds : Read more
  12. H

    Question Headphone wiring colours help

    Hey i am trying to fix my TRRS headphones. Upon stripping the tube to reveal the wires i am greeted with 5 coloured wires. Red Green Blue Copper Copper & Red Anyone know what wires match which function? Thanks Please note the headset has a mic and is brand Intempo.
  13. M

    Question Can't control the volume of my Samsung HW-J355 soundbar with my LG magic remote anymore

    I recently figured out how to do this after I stumbled across it by chance but after playing around with the location setting of my LG tv with Web OS and because of it resetting some settings to default, I can't get it to work anymore and I have no idea how I did it in the first place The...
  14. A

    Jabra Elite 85h Headphones Review: Great Bose Alternative with Killer Battery Life

    With adaptive listening modes, great sound, and lengthy battery life, the Jabra Elite 85h is a noise-canceller that commands your attention. Jabra Elite 85h Headphones Review: Great Bose Alternative with Killer Battery Life : Read more
  15. B

    Question Headset microphone picking up system sound

    So as the title suggests my headset microphone picks up all of the system sounds, even if i lower the actual volume on my laptop the mic records it anyways. Any help would be appreciated this is driving me crazy...
  16. A

    Question All I get is static(white noise) when I use optical on my av receiver

    For the life of me I can’t figure out 5.1 won’t work I’ve just installed all new speaker wires to all of the speakers, when I use any analog signal it works perfectly but not Toslink. The things I’ve tried so far are...plugging the Toslink in to my Tv To the receiver (using a fire tv) nothing...
  17. C

    Question Harmon Kardon No Audio Samsung Series 7

    Hi new to the forum. Would like some help pls. My Harmon Kardon system used to work perfectly fine on an old TV of mine and it still does if I test it out on it. However on my new TV a Samsung Series 7 smart TV the audio won't work anymore. Visual works fine, I have the TV connected to my AVR...
  18. C

    Review Powerbeats Pro Review: Like AirPods, But for Fitness

    Apple's AirPods are magical, but they're not sweatproof. The Powerbeats Pro are the fitness-focused Apple sport earphones we've been waiting for. Powerbeats Pro Review: Like AirPods, But for Fitness : Read more
  19. ramses111221

    Question New External Mic isnt detected in recording devices

    BM800 Taffware not detected in recording devices and using splitter for headphones and microphone. Troubleshooter says Generic audio driver. help
  20. P

    RHA TrueConnect Review: A Great AirPods Alternative for Android Users

    The RHA TrueConnect earbuds are some of the best alternatives to Apple's AirPods, thanks to their premium design and great sound quality. RHA TrueConnect Review: A Great AirPods Alternative for Android Users : Read more
  21. Marshall Honorof

    Review Astro A40 + MixAmp Pro Headset Review: Great Sound Meets Great Customization

    The Astro A40 + MixAmp offers gorgeous sound quality and lots of customization options without getting overwhelming. Astro A40 + MixAmp Pro Headset Review: Great Sound Meets Great Customization : Read more
  22. P

    Discussion Please, Google: Don't Replace Play Music with YouTube Music

    As an outspoken Play Music user, I was excited by the idea of Google's new music streaming service, but YouTube Music hasn't lived up to my expectations. Here's why. Please, Google: Don't Replace Play Music with YouTube Music : Read more
  23. R

    Review TaoTronics TT-BH046 Review: Great Noise-Cancelling Headphones for Under $100

    The TaoTronics TT-BH046 sounds great, has solid noise cancellation and long battery life – all for a relatively affordable price. TaoTronics TT-BH046 Review: Great Noise-Cancelling Headphones for Under $100 : Read more
  24. T

    Question My microphone won't work on my PC

    Hello there I am new to this forum and i want to ask some people here for some help. Im going to state the problem here: I have a headset from Trust (GXT 380 Doxx) and a problem when i tried to plug it to my PC I saw that the headset has 2 plugs. One for audio and one for microphone The...
  25. E

    Question why dose my blue yeti flashing red and dose not work after setup

    Nothing works. Every time I search and search I can't find anything that works. Only the mic is not working and the mute button keeps on flashing red. I got this recently and new.
  26. B

    Question Looking for a pair (or two pairs) of headphones for gaming and listening to music.

    Hi, So I play a lot of competitive and casual games and listen to a lot of music whilst travelling and programming daily. I have a budget of £150 and I'm looking for either two separate pairs of headphones for either purpose or one pair that accommodates both. I'm not fussed on the headphones...
  27. P

    Question I am wondering if I can run a sub out of my headphone amp, and if not, what my best second option is.

    Hello! I have a "FiiO E10K USB DAC and Headphone Amplifier" that I currently run my KRK Rokit 5s out of and it works great. But being a bass head, I need a subwoofer for desk use. I have been looking at the "Polk Audio PSW10". Would I be able to use the coax output on the DAC for the sub and...
  28. AuGZA

    Question Best Competitive Gaming Closed Back headphones

    Hi All, I'm currently running a pair of Audio-Technica ATH-AD700X's and LOVE THEM. The massive soundstage and focus on Mids/Highs with understated Bass is great for PUBG, Rainbow 6 Siege and CSGO. Unfortunately my gaming space isn't always quiet. So I'm reaching out to you guys. With a...
  29. C

    Solved! Warm (bookshelf) speakers under $500 [need help]

    Hello dear tom's guide users... it's been a while since I used this forum and am more than happy to come back to this community! If you know the answer to the first part (1), second (2) or both, just put the number in front of your answer so they don't get mixed.. it would start looking messy...
  30. S

    Question Laptop keeps crackling and sound popping/freezing

    Every time I watch something or listen to something, the audio always does this: View: https://youtu.be/QIji5EJuyTk My laptop freezes and the audio keeps popping. I've been trying to fix it for a while but I've had no luck. Does anyone know why?
  31. daniel.avital62

    Question HyperX Cloud Flight, what settings should I use?

    Windows 10, when you go to sound settings you can see all your audio possibilities and I right clicked my Headset, Hyper X Cloud Flight and I found enhancements. I looked everywhere for suggestions but have not found any that suits my question. I'm a gamer, but I'm also a music lover...
  32. J

    Question How can I use my mic jack as a headphone jack?

    My headphone jack recently broke where when I put the headphones in all the way, the audio only plays on one side. To make it normal, the plug has to be very loosely in the jack. How do I use the mic jack as a headphone jack? I know that Realtek HD Audio Manager is able to do that, but I don't...
  33. J

    Question Only Hear Sound On the Right Side (Headphones)

    My computer recently fell on its side while I had headphones plugged in, and now when I re-plugged them in (all the way in) you can only hear from the right side, no sound on the left. When you unplug a bit, it switches to only hearing left. And then when you unplug until it's pretty loose, you...
  34. ButtUnicorn

    Question Sound card for my Sennheiser 58x Jubilees

    As the title suggest I'm wondering if I should pick up a sound card for my Jubilees that I got recently. The one I'm looking at right now is the Creative Sound Blaster Z. Should I invest in one or should I just use my onboard soundcard? (My onboard soundcard is Supremefx)
  35. C

    Question Audio & Other Problems

    Ok. I've recently been getting a host of problems, I'll list my computer, then the problems in order. Computer: Windows 10; GTX 1070; Asus Z170 Pro-gaming Aura; Corsair Vengeance LPX Ram; Samsung 850 500GB SSD. Problems: Games started randomly crashing and giving blue screens. A couple of the...
  36. P

    Question Toshiba Satellite L745-SP4201A Audio Issue

    Hello Forum, I've recently had an audio problem with my toshiba laptop. Im using Windows 7 ultimate 64bit. The computer turns on normally, after few minutes using, audio playback suddenly stops. There are no driver failure notification or any kind of audio not working or missing alert. If Im...
  37. A

    Question Hello, I have AOC u2868pqu and also no sound coming out of the built-in speakers. I found out the speakers only work only when PIP/PBP is turned on

    Hello, I have AOC u2868pqu and no sound coming out of the built-in speakers (audio-in cable in Audio-in port). I found out the speakers only start working when PIP/PBP is turned on (even with nothing as secondary source) and Audio is set to ON in PIP settings. speakers become mute again as soon...
  38. VaderPepe

    Question Audio not working after installing a new graphics card!

    Hello o/ So basically I purchased a GTX 660 2GB. I installed it with HDMI and everything went fine, until I realised that there was no audio. I messed around with drivers as I've gone through other threads. I also tried changing the connection from HDMI to a VGA cable (while using an adapter)...
  39. jsmoke

    Question audio can't play while mic on enabled, vise versa

    any headset i connect to my pc is unable to play audio through the headphones option in sounds preferences, unless the mic is disabled. if i select headset as the default device, i can have audio and input, but the audio quality is terrible. i have tried reinstalling windows and realtek...