• Now's your chance win big! Join our community and get entered to win a RTX 2060 GPU, plus more! Join here.

    Meet Stan Dmitriev of SurrogateTV on the Pi Cast TODAY! The show is live August 11th at 2:30 pm ET (7:30 PM BST). Watch live right here!

    Professional PC modder Mike Petereyns joins Scharon on the Tom's Hardware Show live on Thursday, August 13th at 3:00 pm ET (8:00 PM BST). Click here!


Forum discussion tagged with headphone.
  1. B

    Question How many ohms does my x570 support?

    I am looking at getting the dt 990 250 ohm headset and want to see if my mobo can support this resistance but can't seem to find it anywhere in my settings, manual or online. I want to see if i can get out of buying a headphone amp if possible. I have a Gigabyte x570 gaming mobo and saw some...
  2. Z

    Question Sound predominantly coming out of left earphone

    Not sure what caused this issue, but suddenly my right earphone on my Audio Technica M50xBT has been much quieter than normal (I use them with the wire when gaming on my PC). I tested them wirelessly and on my phone and they worked fine. Both earphones have the same balance, but the right...
  3. A

    Question Sudden issue with microphone and headset

    My headset sounds like it plays double audio, like an echo, even when i have my speakers set as the audio device. So my headphones play sound when they're not selected and in all cases play an echo of all audio entering the microphone. It plays some static noise like waves crashing when the...
  4. D

    Question Headphone makes static noise when on desk

    Hello everybody, There is a problem that I have with my headphones. Every time that I put my laptop on my desk my headphones start making static noise. It doesn't do this when I place it anywhere else in my room or the house. It also does this with every other pair of headphones/earbuds I...
  5. L

    Question my pc peripherals not working

    Hi, My monitor, mouse, headphones and keyboard shutting off but PC is still running normally. This has happened 4 times now and usually when im watching streams or playing games. I have taken big break from gaming and i came back playing 1 week ago. Is this because I havent updated something? I...
  6. D

    [SOLVED] should I buy Razer Tiamat 7.1 V2?

    I have HyperX Cloud Stinger which I'm using since more than 2 years, and thinking about getting a new headphone. Sellers are offering Razer Tiamat 7.1 V2 for less than 100$, but I'm unsure about their performance compared to the compitition in same price range. P.S: I dont have a sound card...
  7. Chreem

    Question Can I connect my headphones to the green Front-out at the back of the Motherboard?

    I'm having problems with headphone jack at the front of the case, where it disconnects a lot! it is so annoying! I tried it once, it worked. I am just afraid it will fry up my headphones.
  8. X

    Question How to make V Moda's sound better on PC?

    I have a pair of V Moda LP 2's, i love bass and nice crisp rich audio. I had that with a Blue Snowball for audio in Discord and other games. I thought getting Steelseries Arctis Pro's + the DAC and built in Sabre soundcard would be better quality, which they are louder, the bass is much cleaner...
  9. alannm37

    Question Recommended Headphone DAC/AMP?

    Hi all, I've just purchased a pair of DT 770s 250 ohm headphones. After some research I've noticed people mentioning a DAC/AMP is needed to power the 250 ohm model. I've no experience in the audio area and I'm sure a lot of people are scared off by it just like I am. I've had the same €50 pair...
  10. [SOLVED] Realtek Digital Output (Optical) Not Showing

    I am attempting to connect my Astro A40's using an optical cable, and I am supposedly supposed to set Realtek Digital Output (optical) as the primary device in sound control panel; however, this option is completely absent. The attached picture is my current Sound Control Panel: I've tried to...
  11. J

    [SOLVED] Headphone recommendation

    What headphones do you guys recommend for someone who wants extreme comfort and really good audio? I want something that can handle low tones like bass very well. I'm coming from turtle beaches and they are not good for long sessions for me, very uncomfortable.
  12. J

    Question Best PC headphones under $100 USD

    Hi, I'm looking for headphones for my pc that will primarily be used for gaming. My budget is about $100. What's the best price to performance headphones out there? Thank you!
  13. M

    Question Best speaker for Zoom seminar?

    As an academic, I doing most of seminars via Zoom. But my portable speaker has too much machine noise. Sometimes it's hard to understand the other person. What will be the best speaker for Zoom seminar? It's critical to understand the other person clearly.
  14. ManFTiK

    Question Front panel audio jack

    I wonder if the front panel audio jack affect other component in the case... Like if I am carelessly move my head too far away from the case reach then Will it's dammage other component in the case as well? (ex: decrease performance of the pc, causing blue screen, .....)
  15. B

    Question Static when using headphones plugged into rear IO, but not when using front IO

    So I just bought a new pair of headphones, the Phillips SHP9500, and when I went to plug them into the rear IO, something messed up with my system, and what I did to fix it resulted in a corrupted file or something because I kept getting Werfault.exe messages. I had redownloaded the audio...
  16. Y

    Question Audio through headphones completely broken since installing new components.

    A while ago, I installed a new GPU and PSU into my PC. Shortly after, I found out that my headphones and microphone were no longer working. I've spent a while debugging this already, and I think I've nailed down the issue pretty well. Front panel is connected. I assumed that I pulled something...
  17. lezmaster98

    Question Looking for comfortable wireless headset

    I am trying to figure out what I should get in terms of wireless gaming headset. I currently own Hyper x Cloud II which work fine but i am starting to get irritated by the long cord (I place on my lap or sags on the ground) and don't have a care for looks but comfort. I also have a external...

    Question Razer Electra v2 USB broke, how do i connect it with other random usb cable.

    Help me, I’m quarantined and I’m too broke to buy new headphone
  19. V

    Question Help! Gaming headset? 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...
  20. S

    Question Phone mic is used instead of bluetooth headphone mic

    Hi I am using the BOAT ROCKERZ 510 bluetooth headphone for a while. Since last month when I play PUBG mobile the phone mic is being used instead of the headphone mic. The headphone mic works fine during calls and other apps. I tried reinstalling the game and it's still the same.