Forum discussion tagged with headset.
  1. blueslime32

    Question I bought a 2 input 1 output audio splitter to use my headset with my 2-audio outputs computer, and only the microphone works.

    So I bought from my local hardware store (Steren) an audio splitter, that has one female output and two male inputs, which are labeled with a headphone and microphone icons. When I try connecting my headset with the audio splitter it seems that only the microphone is working, but the headphones...
  2. M

    Question Headset microphone (AUX) doesnt work!

    My new gaming-headset (astro A10) includes a microphone. It has one single 3.5 mm stereo plug. My laptop has two 3.5 mm stereo input (one for audio, one for microphone). I have an adapter(splitter) making the connection between laptop and headset possible (two 3.5 mm stereo plug, one 3.5 mm...
  3. SirLeguan

    Question Problem wih Steel Series + GameDac

    Hello everyone My problem is that i have an Steel Series Pro + GameDac but ic cant get it running i tried every usb port on my pc. Its all cconnectet well but my gamedac has no power and the support cant help me so i would be very lucky when someone has an idea how i can make it work
  4. K

    Solved! Audio Problem with Razer Kraken X's

    I have a problem with the Razer Kraken X's. Whenever I'm in a Discord call, the audio from the computer leaks into the headset microphone, even when I have the mic muted from the headset. I'm on MacOS. Any suggestions?
  5. V

    Solved! Best gaming laptop, laptop cooler and headset for me

    I am looking for 3 things: A gaming laptop that primarly is used to play black desert online remastered mode with all settings on An external laptop cooler A good headset which has good audio for games, the mic should be decent but the audio quality of the headset is more important For the...
  6. C

    Solved! Arctic Headset disconnected from Bluetooth

    I have an Arctic Steelseries 9x that is fairly new. It was working fine until I replaced my broken Bluetooth dongle. Now it's not visible in the sound panel unless I select show disconnected devices. Trying to connect while in paring mode does nothing. My other Bluetooth headphones also aren't...
  7. B

    Solved! What is best wireless headset with additional jack 3.5 cable?

    Hi, I am looking for headset which I could use for online conferences. It must have the following: external microphone bluetooth additional jack 3,5 mm cable noise canceling Kind regards
  8. E

    Question Custom built PC headsets not working!

    Hello, Using an entry-level AMD build with an ASRock B45OM-HDV It has one jack for headphones and one for microphones, but my headset doesn't fully work if plugged into either one of them, either the mic or the audio does not work. If it is plugged into the microphone jack, I only get audio out...
  9. Azraei

    Question No analog button on realtek manager

    I cant click on analog button on realtek manager... whenever i click on analog it takes me to the speakers tab... i need it to change to headset so that i can use my earphone mic.. help.
  10. T

    Solved! Roccat Khan Aimo vs Roccat ELO 7.1 USB

    Hello everyone, I would like to buy a new gaming headset. I am currently using Roccat Kave and those are great, but too old now. So I am looking for a new one. I am thinking either Roccat Khan Aimo or Roccat ELO 7.1 USB. I don't want wireless. Which one you guys think is better? Lastly I want...
  11. H

    Question Astro 40 headset

    I’ve had my Astro 40 headset for around 6 years now (since March 2014), and recently the sound coming from the speakers inside the headphones stopped producing sound normally. It isn’t that I can’t hear anything; it’s that it’s super quiet and not putting out all the full sound (i.e. I can’t...
  12. S

    Solved! Headset microphone no longer working after windows 10 update

    I updated my windows 10 this morning, and afterwards, my headset microphone no longer works (audio still works). I've watched youtube videos regarding allowing apps to access the mic, but these videos are all old and the settings they're referring to are already enabled for me. I noticed in my...
  13. C

    Solved! What's a Good Replacement for the Sennheiser PC 350 SE?

    I've had my Sennheiser PC 350 SE for five years now. They are a great headset, but the right side has finally gone out. So, it's time for a replacement. Of course, they no longer make this headset. I bought the Sennheiser Game zero, which are the successor to the PC 350 SE, and I Hated...
  14. Mantill

    Solved! Headset issues

    Hi all. I recently received a syncwire gaming headset (with microphone) as a present. I am trying to use these on my windows 10 laptop. The headset comes with a 3. 5mm jack and an extension that splits it to pink input and green output (I'm not using this splitter) My laptop only has a...
  15. V

    Solved! Help! Astro a50 or Razer Thresher?

    So, i am looking for a gaming head set (mainly for my xbox) and found a great deal on a Razer Thresher and Astro a50. Either way cost aside what is the best gaming headset as far as Sound stage and then also sound quality that i can get for xbox one? also any feed back on comparing these 2...
  16. D

    Question How do I hear PC sound with the Yamaha MG10XU?

    Hello, i got this Headset: https://www.thomann.de/gb/sennheiser_hmd26_ii_600.htm with this cable: https://www.thomann.de/gb/sennheiser_hmd_26_cable_h_x3k1.htm And I have the Yamaha MG10XU. I can use the Mic of this headset but I cant hear any Pc sound. Can anyone give me an insturuction where...
  17. 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...
  18. 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...
  19. M_RiGGz

    Solved! Best Premium/Audiophile Headset (or Headphones + ModMic or Boom Pro) For Gaming Under $250?

    Looking around to see if I can find a good headset that I can use for gaming (specifically competitive fps games). I'm looking for great sound (both from the headphones and the mic, if it comes with one), good comfort, not too much clamping force, good imaging, good soundstage, decent bass...
  20. H

    Solved! 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.
  21. LewisPJW

    Question Looking for a gaming headset.

    I want something that will allow me to hear the quietest sounds, and pin point positions. I know little about audio which is why I came here first. Its currently a competition between the ASTRO A40 TR Gen 4 W/ Mix amp, and the HyperX Cloud Orbit S which is taking my fancy at the moment. Any...
  22. A

    Hello need some help cant get my headset to work

    Hey, I really need some help here. I put my Xbox one s on my Asus gaming monitor but I can't get any sound from my box to my Sans Fil level 50 wireless headset when I go to setting and go to volume & audio output there nothing to there make the sound go to my headset.
  23. M

    Question Im looking for some good noise canceling headset

    Hello. I'm looking for a noise canceling headset but I'm technical antitalent so I want to ask here for some recommendations. I want to use them for music and gaming. The main point for me is noise canceling because I can't hear anything when I'm in bus. I listen to metal and rock and I don't...
  24. R

    Question Microphone sounds not detected

    I've tried both laptop built-in microphone and my headset microphone and none work The microphone is turned on in privacy settings and system sounds settings but it does nothing The headset microphone works on my phones and other computer but not on my laptop I also updated my Realtek HD Audio...
  25. S

    Solved! Headset buzzing sound

    I recently got a new gaming pc. However, after just a week of playing on it, i have been noticing a loud buzzing sound in my headset (Sennheiser GSP 600). I have tried different headsets on my pc and they don't have the problem, and when i connected my headset to to my phone and other PCs, the...
  26. ssrn510

    Solved! My G633 logtech headset won't work in pc mode (connected by usb)

    It appears as a playback device on my pc and works when I plug it in via 3.5 mm headphone jack but it doesn't register as being plugged in via usb.I've contacted logtech support and they told me it sounded like a driver issue,any ideas of how to fix this?
  27. aiden_crawford

    Solved! I bought a Splitter for my RIG Pro 500Hx. Microphone isn't working

    I have a RIG500hx headset and bought this splitter. https://www.amazon.com.au/gp/product/B0773M8QMD/ref=ppx_yo_dt_b_asin_title_o00_s00?ie=UTF8&psc=1 And it doesn't seem to be working, I just get static from my micphone.
  28. D

    headset with 2 audio jacks on laptop with only 1 jack

    I have Logitech G230's they have 2 audio jacks but my laptop only has one, i bought a splitter to plug both of them in to my laptop but only the sound works, i have the newest drivers installed, the device is enabled and i have read over 10 or so other threads on the same issue without finding...
  29. 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...
  30. K

    Solved! 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
  31. DionL

    Question What is the best headset for $100 or shorter?

    Hello, Forum! :benetton: I’ve recently been saving for a gaming headset, and I’ve found various products at the price range of $100: The Logitech G Pro, the SteelSeries Arctis 5, and the HyperX Cloud II. There are also some headsets below the price range, but I want to focus on these main ones...
  32. 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...