Forum discussion tagged with audio.
  1. R

    Question Onkyo TX-SV424 Audio Control Amplifier Output Issues

    I have recently tried setting up an old(around 20 yrs old) Onkyo Controller to use with my computer. After some messing around with the system it seems as though only some of the speaker output slots on the back of the controller are working. It has seven total output slots: four front speaker...
  2. N

    Question 3.5mm audio messed up (PC)

    Hi there. My 3.5mm jack is messed up and i need help. My sound keeps cutting and sometimes it just stops and i have to force it to work even though thats probably not the best thing to do. So an idea struck and this question remains. Would a USB DAC help me out? Mic included, i have a razer...
  3. Alh9991

    Question Mic is not clear

    I've used my JBL headset and connected it to the mic port with another earbuds connected to the sound since I have no adapter. Anyways I've tried to mix both the JBL records my voice but it sounds distant and when I decrease the boost level it becomes even more distant ! And if I put it on max...
  4. S

    Question Laptop outputs high pitch noise through headphones when not on charge

    Hello, This has been a problem for a little while but I'm getting fed up with it now. The problem is that when I plug in my headphones to my laptop, a high pitch noise sounds comes out of my headphones at quite a low volume. This sounds mostly occurs when playing music or listening to any...
  5. Doctor Gonzo

    Question What is causing a high-pitched whine through my PC speakers after I close a video?

    This occurs most often when I am watching an embedded video (such as on a news site or a social media site). When I pause or close the video, I immediately get a high-pitched constant tone coming through the PC speakers. (It sounds like feedback, but there is no installed microphone or webcam.)...
  6. T

    Question Help!PS4 & Computer Audio into Mixer (Without Loopback)

    Howdy folks! First post here and I hope you experts can help an audio noob in need. I've been trying for an age to get my setup right and to no avail (Even through YouTube). I run a gaming channel and would like to improve our streams by having all audio monitored through one mixer, this will...
  7. pbeans

    Question Microphone sounds as if it is inside the headset, rather than on the actual microphone sticking out part

    Hello! I just got this new microphone yesterday, and it was working perfectly fine! Today, however, my microphone is extremely distorted. I can hear audio just fine, but my microphone sounds like its inside my headset, rather than where it should be. View:
  8. SupremeEditor

    Question Earphones playing internal audio when on calls. How do I fix this?

    Using EarPods, or wired AirPods for the cool kids. Whenever I listen to something and be on a call with someone else, they can hear what I'm playing through my earphones, regardless of which software I'm using. This doesn't happen with other wired earphones/headphones.
  9. Y

    Question DT 990 PRO Volume is extremly low.

    Hi there guys, Long time lurker here and require some advise. I have DT 990 PRO's connected to Asus Strix Soar audio card via audio jack into the headphones port, but the audio appears to be really low. All the volume setting have been set to max 100%, but when playing music it sounds like all...
  10. J

    Question How can i get TV audio out of my old surround sound system?

    Hi, Trying to get the TV audio to come out of my surround sound speakers. TV model - LG 55LW6500-TA Receiver - YAMAHA DVR-S60 Tv is rather old, but receiver is older. TV has hdmi, optical outs. Receiver has only RCA, so no optical, no hdmi. Ive purchased a DIGITAL to ANALOG audio converter...
  11. R

    Question Panasonic Viera Audio Out

    Hi Guys! I have a Panasonic Viera TH-L55ET60A television. The built in speakers seem to have blown and get incredibly crackly when the volume is over 30. I have a set of Logitech speakers that I wish to connect to the TV so I can hear volume clearly again. The Logitech speakers connect to the...
  12. RetroCode

    Question Audio Splitter Not Working

    So I bought an audio splitter today for my desktop. The headphones work perfectly but the mic doesn't respond. when using the same audio splitter on my phone the mic works perfectly. However when I insert the headphone jack of the splitter into the mic jack of the pc, the mic works perfectly...
  13. P

    Question How can I stream mobile gaming on a pc? (With Sound!!!)

    Hello. Okay guys, hope this gets an answer. Hope there is a way around it. I am trying to get my phone to stream a mobile game into my streaming software in my laptop. The laptop runs latest Windows 10 64bit. Has built-in Bluetooth. 3 USBs, 1HDMI. Separate Mic and Audio jack. Graphics: GeForce...
  14. Godwin123321

    Question My Microphone makes a static buzz noise but i doesnt pick up my voice or anything

    so i got this headset for christmas and just like 3 days ago this started to happen where the only thing you can hear when talking to me on any app is just a buzzing noise you cant even hear my voice idk what to do please help me if you can :D
  15. Zyngot

    Question Headset with microphone doesn't work on desktop computer

    Hey, I just bought a new Lenovo PC ,but i have a problem in the audio, whenever i plug in my headset (Containing a microphone) into the audio port which contains a headset icon,the microphone in the headset is not recognized,i can tell that the headset is recognized because of the sound that...
  16. A

    Question Assistance request with Windows/receiver/5.1

    I have the following devices: Yamaha RXC-V383 receiver Acer Predator XB271HU monitor Homemade computer with: EVGA GeForce RTX 2080 XC GAMING video card ASRock Fatal1ty Gaming Z170 Gaming K4 motherboard I'm trying to get this setup so my PC is both GSYNC enabled (requires DisplayPort) and 5.1...
  17. OneOfFewVoices

    Question Audio Wont Work Properly

    So ive been using the Kraken Tournament series headphones form razor. and it was all working great. but now i got a Logitech wireless headphone. and when i hooked that up it all worked fine. but when i tried to switch back to my razor. i get no mic response but everytime i get a sound like a...
  18. TinyGaatZuipen

    Question How to connect 2 audio inputs to 1 headphone

    Hi I have a question I want to connect my pc or phone to my headphones when I’m gaming on xbox one. All 3 have headphone jack 3,5 But i can only find something to swith the audio, i don’t want to switch I want to hear music on my phone or something from my pc while I’m gaming, so i want to...
  19. tomelks

    Question How to connect old stereo to android phone (YAMAHA TSX-130)

    Hi guys, I have this audio system in my house for years and it's compatible only for USB jack, old iPod jack or CD. Since all of these inputs are old and not compatible with youtube music I thought I can try and make something out of this 500 $ system (at the time).... I opened up the box and...
  20. G

    Question Using Logitech Z506 satelites(rear/sides) with X503 left/center/right and x503 sub

    Hello all, I am trying to connect above mentioned speaker to my PC, motherboard that I use is AsRock z370 Pro4 ( ) Thing is everything connects fine, just cannot connect my rear left, it does not produce any sound, Thing I've tried: Looking into...
  21. swat14888

    Question Headset's microphone not detected by Realtek?

    I just bought a headset (Logitek G332 SE to be exact) , when I plugged it in I got a pop-up from windows asking me which device I just plugged in (options were: Headphones, Headset, Mic In), so naturally, I chose Headset. I can hear through my headset all fine, but the microphone is not working...
  22. S

    Question JBL gt-basspro12 no sound

    Hi. Im having issues with my 3 year old jbl gt-basspro 12 sub with amp thats mounted in the back of my car. The sub turns on, and even makes a subtle "thud" when its turning on, but im hearing/feeling no audio coming from it. On the back of the sub it says its on, and shows no issues when i...
  23. Vexzionel

    Question HyperX Cloud Alpha underperforming (low audio)

    Hey guys, I went ahead and bought HyperX Cloud Alphas today after quite a bit of consideration. Unfortunately, I was somewhat disappointed with the audio and I'm wondering if anything can be done about it. The headset is laughably quiet and the bass is negligible, rest is quite mediocre (kinda...
  24. C

    Question Buzzing noise coming from speakers

    Okay, I know there are a zillion threads about it, but I ask for your patience once I still couldn't find a match to my specific situation, so I was wondering if anyone could give me a hint of what may be causing these noises. First, my setup: I have two Macs connected as MASTER- SLAVE, and...
  25. Kartunz

    Question 7.1 surround headset volume low when driver is installed

    hello so i have this 7.1 surround headset volume that i got since 2018 iirc (sades wolfang if it's necessary) and it needs to download a driver to enable the 7.1 surround and i had some problems using this before such as that time i tested my mic on steam/steam games and my sound is reduced...
  26. ddk0014

    Question Soundbar, TV box and Chromecast Issue

    Hi ppl. I am trying to connect my Soundbar to work with Android TV box and Chromecast I have currently plugged in Android TV box and Chromecast via HDMI to TV (not HDMI ARC, TV doesn't have ARC or optical inputs/outputs) but unsure how to connect Soundbar Only option I could think of is to use...
  27. T

    Question I have a Yamaha r-s500 reciever but no way to connect it to my tv which only has hdmi

    I got the reciever from a friend and some jbl 5.1 speakers but theres no way to connect it to my tv through hdmi. I bought an hdmi to ac converter but that didnt work in any if the ports. Any help so I could connect the tv or even my phone because theres no aux cable
  28. K

    Question Audio barely audible on phone's speaker but fine on earpiece - multiple phones!

    I am facing this really weird phenomenon. This is from a YouTube live stream that I produced. There is a long chain with too many components to find fault with and I seeking suggestions and brainwaves to narrow down the search. The current situation is that watching live and playing back the...
  29. Sam.H

    Question People in game can hear my gameplay, but people on discord cannot?

    i have a issue that everyonein team chat can hear my gameplay but the people i talk to on discord cannot so its very confusing how do i prevent this?
  30. T

    Question Is my equipment busted or is this normal?

    I have an Aokeo 48v Phantom Power Supply, a Marantz Professional Audio Scope SG-9P, standard XLR cable, and an XLR to 3.5mm. I plug all of this into my computer to get a very quiet signal. My microphone settings are at 100%, during calls or recording I am only barely audible at 10db boost, but...
  31. H

    Question Why does my microphone cut out when louder sounds come through my headphones?

    When all of my games or conversations are quiet or I am the only one talking, my microphone is clear and pristine. If another sound plays or someone else begins talking, my mic begins to cut out. it is plugged in by a standard 3.55 mm jack for audio and microphone.
  32. Alden66

    Question Bluetooth Audio Continues to Disconnect

    I've been here before with basically the same problem. I have an HP ENVY 17, and the Bluetooth will disconnect the speaker after playing for a while. Sometimes it will only go for a minute or to before disconnecting, and other times it will go most of the day without one problem. Now I have a...
  33. C

    Question Help with choice of used speakers (for studio) And suggestions for old and good speakers

    I need a pair of speakers. The used market of speakers is huge, but at the same time not so huge where I live. I have concluded that I am more than certainly better off with a used pair of speakers than a new set. The quality for price was way better in the "old days" I believe, today the...
  34. Lil_angel1369

    Question Audio

    I have a rockford fosgate r500x1d and 2 12" infinitys 1200w is that bad or good
  35. B

    can't get audio

    I can't get audio on my PC anymore. First the audio was cutting out of most channels. I thought it was my speakers because the wires did have a fray and I thought they finally went. These were logitech z313 with 2 small speakers and bass. They initially required no effort to install...
  36. gorilaz2003

    Question How to play music from youtube on an old Sound/Audio/HiFi System

    Hello guys, I'm trying for some time to find a solution to the following problem, and i hope i will be as specific as i can. I have an old Sound/Audio/Hi-Fi System with great sound (Technics Amp + Dynaudio Speakers) and i want to be able to play music from youtube via Wi-Fi on it - i use...
  37. M

    Question Can I record 5.1 audio in Pro Tools via Hdmi audio converter and opical Out?

    Hey everyone, I would like to know theoretically, if there is a way to record 5.1 audio in Pro Tools via Hdmi audio converter and opical Out? I need to split audio through the HDMI audio converter via optical Out in S/PDIF and then go to an interface with optical In in S/PDIF aswell. My...
  38. LewisPJW

    Question Fizzing noise on HyperX Cloud Orbit S

    They are a new pair of headphones, I just plugged them in via USB, and they work but I hear a fizzing sound when music is playing it drowns it out. Is this fizzing sound normal, is it something I should be concerned about?
  39. Nameistrey

    Question iPhone X screen replacement adds glitches, how?

    Bought an iPhone X for next to nothing. The screen had been replaced by someone else. The phone function is hampered by no working video, no speaker audio, no audio on calls. No volume control on side. Volume control- on screen- has a mind of its own. However, when hooked to Bluetooth... all...
  40. T

    Question Need help with audio connection

    I cant figure out my audio for my new tv. I replaced a Spectre 46" 4k which had crap internal speakers. I had to get a HDMI to analog converter that would connect to my OLD Sony surround sound system. We just got a 65" LG to replace it but the connection doesn't work the same. I bought a Optical...
  41. D

    Question Razer Kraken audio switching up

    I have a Razer kraken pro v2 and when I do an audio test the left audio comes out the right ear and the right comes out the left ear. I don't know how to fix it so please help.
  42. B

    Question Soundbar works with Roku but not Blu-ray player audio - how to fix?

    Hi All, I’m having trouble getting my blu-ray player to talk to my soundbar. The soundbar works fine with the Roku, but when I switch to the blu-ray player, the sound only comes through the TV speakers, not the soundbar. I’ve tried messing with the settings and cables but so far, nothing has...
  43. S

    Question 2 sources to 1 headset

    i have the Logitech G433 and i want to connect two audio sources into my headset but i dont know how please help
  44. B

    Question 2 Devices output to same speakers

    Hello, My PC has two monitors and my Switch is hooked up to my 2nd monitor. I have a pair of regular Razer Nommo's which my pc is connected to, but my Switch is currently not. Is it possible to have my switch output to these speakers as well so I have my pc audio and switch audio output to...
  45. agschild

    Question Can I add a microphone to a car stereo

    The car stereo I bought has an internal microphone (it's really bad) and I was looking to upgrade to an external car mic. The only problem is there is no input on the back of the stereo for an external mic. I have already taken apart the stereo and see where the internal mic is soldered to the...
  46. P

    Question TCL P605 TV will not produce any sound

    My parents have a TCL P 605 Roku TV. They had a soundbar connected to it via 3.5mm aux cable. My mom attempted to take the sound bar off of the entertainment stand while it was still plugged into the 3.5mm aux port on the TV and tweaked the port. For a little while, the TV could only produce...
  47. L

    Question How to combine two audio inputs as one?

    I have an guitar amp input through 3.5mm audio cable, and a usb headset. How could I make my computer treat these as one input, completely digitally, so I can use it as an input for Voicemod?
  48. N

    Question 6.3 mono output but 3.5 stereo headphones

    So I recently bought a Behringer MX400 to output audio from my Xbox and PC to my headphones (HD201) without realising that the mixer is only mono. Audio is coming out from both sources but only on the left side of said headphones. I understand that I need an adapter if I want audio from both...
  49. Synrednov

    Question I got some old speakers and I need to buy an amp, but I am new to audio stuff

    How many watts are my speakers? and how much watt amp do you I need to buy? My speakers are SONY SSLB555AV
  50. D

    Question 5.1 system troubleshoot

    Hello everyone, i recently purchased a logitech x530 5.1 system .I have a B350 mate motherboard which supports 7.1,so i connected the jacks to their appointed color and then used realtek hd audio to set it as 5.1.Problem is only 3 sattelietes and the subwoofer works the other 2 are silent when...
  51. Guy Ziv

    Question Samsung soundbar hw-ms650/za

    What is the meaning of /za in the model name?
  52. D

    Question 4.2 setup out of 2 stereo jacks?

    Hi! I have a movie night at school and i have to do the tech (audio, video etc) and i have a question. I have 4 top speakers and two subs. could i make a 4.2 or at least a 4.0 with the subs on the front two speakers (with crossover ofcourse) out of my laptops soundcard for the back (quality...
  53. JackMateo123

    Question Games with surround sound are significantly quieter than those without.

    Somehow, out of nowhere yesterday (or probably when I accidentally reset to the Microsoft recommended settings in the app volume and device preferences, any game (CSGO, PUBG, Rust, Siege, etc) that has surround sound is very quiet and needs to have both in-game volume and master volume to be at...
  54. FirstLast1234

    Question Which speaker is better, the Samsung Q90R or the Sony ST5000?

    Which speaker/soundbar system is better, the Samsung Q90R or the Sony ST5000? Which one is louder? Are there any qualities that one has that the other doesn't? I pretty much just want a rundown of the pros and cons of each of them, and everyone's opinions on which one is louder, better, etc...
  55. K

    Question Connecting Acitve Studio Monitor to Home Theater Sub

    Hey! I got a big question becasue it s hard to find any answears to it. I planing to buy active subwoofer for my Genelec 8020 2.0 speakers and with audio interface. My connection is the usual crossover, Audio interface to Sub, Sub to Monitor Speakers. I got 2 options , wich one is better ...
  56. P

    Question Connecting headphones via wire to Samsung Smart Curved TV

    I have a Samsung 55" Curved Smart TV (UE55J6300) and am looking to connect a pair of headphones. I know I can connect wirelessly using Bluetooth, but want an alternative in case there's an issue with audio lag (can't stand poorly synched dialogue/sound!) I have checked the back of the TV and...
  57. 4

    Question MAGIX Music Maker disables all audio in system

    When i open MAGIX Music Maker it disables all other system sound (youtube, discord etc.) Is there any fix for it?
  58. atesba

    Solved! Apple Headphone's mic not working with PC.

    Hi, I have an Apple headphone with 3.5 mm jack. I want to use it as both headphone and mic on my PC. I've bought a splitter cable for mic and headphone but the mic doesn't work. -Splitter works fine when tested with different headphone on same pc. -Apple headphones mic works fine when I use it...
  59. G

    Question How to mix HDMI and AUDIO on my Yamaha RX-V685 receiver

    Hi, I want to set up the audio part of my amp to play audio from my HDMI connection (which'd be a laptop) and an external mike connected via red/white cables to AUDIO in. There used to be an option to do this on my older 683 amp, but I can't figure out how to do this now on the newer model...
  60. king-slim

    Question Audio playback is too fast - Windows 10

    I recently had to reinstall Windows 10 on my ASUS Transformer T100TA after a blue screen failure. However once it was installed I found that I had no sound, which also stopped video content and websites like YouTube from playing their content. After several days of searching for drivers and...