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  1. Tornik

    Question Headphones audio off after PC returns from sleep

    The "Headphones" entry in my audio devices' list is no longer there once my PC boots back up after sleep mode, leading to me having to restart to have the headphone entry reappear. I'm guessing there's an option in power settings, registry or system services that prevents the device from waking...
  2. G

    [SOLVED] Over-the-ear, closed-back headphones with velour pads

    I am looking for a headphone for a very specific situation and could use some suggestions. First of all, it must have very good noise isolation: not as much for me, but more for those in the same environment, whom I don't want to trouble with whatever I'm hearing. Therefore, I thought of a...
  3. R

    [SOLVED] Windows sonic or 7.1 surround sound

    Hi everyone so I got the Corsair hs45 surround headset that supports 7.1 virtual surround and it’s sounding really good compared to stereo. I play over watch and some other games and of them in over watch I turned on the Dolby atmos for headphones and am getting really great spatial awareness...
  4. M

    [SOLVED] No 7.1 virtual surround option available under properties of audio devises on Windows

    I will soon get my first 7.1 surround headphones for my PC however i'm a bit worried - the tickbox setting to turn it on is absent (under windows sonic) , no matter if i select my PC speakers \ earphones\ anything . Is it a bug ? this is how it should look: View: https://imgur.com/a/AbrD4ix
  5. hasanuzzaman015

    [SOLVED] Which headphone should I buy, Razer Blackshark V2 X or Corsair HS60 Pro?

    I finally decided to get an upgrade from using earphones. I will mainly play fps games with little movie & youtube watching and very little music listening. I've narrowed my search to Razer Blackshark V2 X and Corsair HS60 Pro. Now I'm confused which one to get. I like both of them, performance...
  6. P

    [SOLVED] Headphone making low jerk sound on left side

    I've been facing low jerk ( like cdplayer playing ) sound on left side of the headphone. I thought my headphone had a problem so I bought a new one but the problem is still there. Then I put the headphone jacks to back panel on the PC ( before it was in front ) still no solution. The scratch...
  7. Kr0nixGaming

    [SOLVED] Which headphones to get?

    Hi, I've recently bought a new microphone so no longer need a headset, just a pair of quality headphones instead. Currently I'm using the steelseries arctis 7 but want something high grade. I dont have enough money for an amp so my asrock b450 gaming k4 fatality motherboard has to do the heavy...
  8. Eximo

    [SOLVED] Headphone recommendation

    Looking for recommendations in the $50-80 range headset. Preferably standard 3.5mm jacks, I suppose, but doesn't really matter. My Logitech G330 have had catastrophic mechanical failure. Basically whole left side has come apart and all the plastic and wire insulation have gone brittle. Aside...
  9. FunkyDunky

    Question PC Audio completely fried?

    Hello, for the last few days I've been having trouble with my audio. When I booted up my PC a few days ago after re-seating my GPU as it was sagging slightly, the audio was completely fried and could only product ear piercing static similar to a dial up modem. As anybody would do, I spent hours...
  10. S

    [SOLVED] best headphones for gaming and music

    I recently just got a good standalone microphone for my gaming setup but im still using my gaming headphones what would be some good headphones. I mainly game but also listen to music and I have a good powerful amp for headphones my budget for them is up to 300$. if any one has suggestions...
  11. M

    [SOLVED] Looking for best headphones for gaming/music/films budget is £110/$140

    I'm currently looking for new headphones as mine broke not long ago. I don't need one to have a mic as I have a microphone already. I've been looking everywhere for the best one and everywhere has different answers. My preference is a good bass and surround sound for gaming. Budget £110/£140
  12. B

    [SOLVED] 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...
  13. Z

    [SOLVED] 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...
  14. A

    [SOLVED] 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...
  15. 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...
  16. 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...
  17. 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...
  18. Chreem

    [SOLVED] 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.
  19. X

    [SOLVED] 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...
  20. alannm37

    [SOLVED] 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...
  21. I

    [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...
  22. 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.
  23. J

    [SOLVED] 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!
  24. 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.
  25. Y

    [SOLVED] 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...
  26. lezmaster98

    [SOLVED] 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
  28. L

    [SOLVED] Philips X2HR vs Sennheiser HD 58x with Fiio K5 pro

    Help me decide which one to get please! I'm going to buy a Fiio K5 pro as well so if you have any other suggestion for dac and amp feel free to help me. This are going to be for desktop use with my pc, I mainly play videogames (fps), listen to music, mostly from spotify at 320kbps but I have...
  29. P47R14RCH

    [SOLVED] Headphones detected as speakers

    I bought a new headset yesterday (USB Connector) and somehow windows detected them as Speakers. I already looked through the forum(s) and nothing helped so far. It wouldn't be a problem but they are way too loud because of this, I cannot go beyond 4 or it'll hurt... I tried various methods I...
  30. M

    Question Hyperx Cloud 2 ear cup dimensions? Or Some headphones that do not hurt ears?

    I had these cheap pair of Logitech G430. They were fine, only complaint is the volume was too low. I'm not an audiophile my self, but I do like a bit of base without it being muddy. My situation started when I decided to buy new ones. I bought some audio technica m20x. To my surprise I was...
  31. M

    [SOLVED] USB headset

    So I am quite confused and would appreciate your help! I ordered a USB headset yesterday, and am wondering how it will work, will mic and audio work when I plug it in? And its fine If I plug the usb into usb 3 right? I'm willing to provide a link of the product too, because it says it...
  32. Urzu1000

    Question Windows 10 PC not detecting audio device on ANY 3.5mm ports.

    My PC won't detect audio devices from 3.5mm audio jacks. Any of them. Not on the motherboard itself, not on the case header, not on the PCIe soundcard. I've fully updated and reinstalled drivers and flashed the BIOS on the MoBo for good measure. I've tried THREE pairs of headphones. They only...
  33. E

    [SOLVED] 2 Windows Devices, 1 Audio Output. HELP!

    So I have 2 Windows Devices that I use simultaneously and I have one Asus Strix 7.1 Headphone. How can i connect that to both of those devices? or one at the time without disconnecting it? {OS = Windows 10] - - - added by Moderator
  34. A

    [SOLVED] Headphone Buying Guide

    Hello I want to buy a good headphone for Using with Korg Pa1000 Arranger keyboard and listening to music and some times use for pc gaming. Maybe in future i use it for recording or mixing musics. My choices : Beyerdynamic DT770 pro 80ohm or 250ohm Audio Technica M40X Beyerdynamic Custom one...
  35. Zorina

    Question Mic not working in B450 Tomahawk Max, Windows 10

    Hello, I have built a new PC few days ago and when I tried talking to my friends during gaming session, my mic just won't work. I am using B450 Tomahawk Max motherboard with windows 10 on it, on the front panel, my mobo has two port named mic and spk. When I tried my headphones on the two...
  36. ozzytom9

    [SOLVED] My microphone works on my phone, but not my PC

    I have a Razer Kraken headset which has an in-built microphone. I've tried using the microphone on my laptop but it does not work, yet it works fine on my phone. I have not muted it on the headset itself. A thing to note is that my laptop does not acknowledge that my headset is plugged in, even...
  37. S

    [SOLVED] audio only working in one ear only on newly built pc?

    just built my first pc, using the phanteks p300 case and B450M Pro-M2 max motherboard. Only unconnected cables right now are: -Phanteks light strip cable -V12 416v cable when we boot up the pc and plug the headphones into the case audio jack on the case we only get audio in the right ear...
  38. R

    Question Troubleshooting Audio Issue

    Hello, For some reason my logitech g935 headphones are being forced into 7.1 surround sound in windows audio settings. I cannot switch it to stereo and I am unsure where to go from here.
  39. SamLindler97

    Question Audio Bug? Distortion & Stuttering

    So, I noticed about a month ago that the sound coming through my headset(Razer ManOWar) was a little distorted/jittery out of the blue. I can't for the life of me remember if I updated Windows or any other drivers when it started. Anyway, fast forward to Halo Reach coming out on Steam and I...
  40. O

    [SOLVED] DT 770 + an E10k AMP is good?

    I'm looking to upgrade my sound, been putting it off for years, from my current set up of a pair of ATH M30's and onboard/integrated audio with no dedicated sound card. What I have found to be possibly the best choices are below. beyerdynamic DT 770 PRO 80 Ohm Over-Ear Studio Headphones...