Forum discussion tagged with headset.
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    Question New headset have sharp sound when the letter S is heard

    Hello, so I recently bought HyperX Cloud II, and when I'm listening to music, whenever letter S is being heard in a song headphones make a very sharp sound that hurts my ears. They are currently connected with USB but it's the same thing when I connect them on the phone. I've read this is called...
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    Question How to compare headphones?

    I'm looking to buy a new pair of headphones, primarily for games and I want them to have a decent built in mic. However, I still value the sound quality above the mic, and don't want to get anything less than what I've already got, which is a Sennheiser 280 Pro that I've had for a few years. I...
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    Question Noob question on how headset cables connect

    My situation is that I have a headset with inline mic and the cables end in the classic 3.5mm green+pink jacks for mic and headphones. I would like to get an extension and at first I was thinking I would need a cable that had green/pink female on one side and green/pink male on the other side...
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    Question Looking for a recommendation.

    Hi, My Razer Electra headset has died, so i'm searching for new ones. Preferably under the $100 mark. Any recommendations? Thanks, have a good day.
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    Question Best Hyper X Gaming Headset?

    I was looking to pick up a Hyper X gaming headset during Amazon Prime Day. Been going back and forth between Hyper X Cloud 2 and Hyper X Cloud Revolver. Is the Cloud Revolver significantly better? Does the Dolby 7.1 really sound better than the 7.1 offered by the Cloud 2? I currently have a...
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    Question HyperX Cloud Core Mic Static (only on PC, works fine on iPhone)

    I've had this HyperX Cloud Core for around 2.5 years. It has always had background mic static. The mic static is probably nothing new to you experts, but its basically this static noise that is constantly happening in the background when my mic is recording my voice. You can still hear my voice...
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    Question Laptop won't detect bluetooth headset

    I'm using windows 8.1. I tried scanning for it once before and it paired but not really. I think I accidentally cancelled the driver installations at one point, and it somehow says paired but doesn't connect. Obviously the headset is on. I tried removing it from paired devices and it said error...
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    Question Recommended headset?

    Hey everyone! I am looking for a new pair of headset to my PC as my old ones died. I am a bit of an audio guy who does some gaming on his free time too but I mostly do some musical work on my PC (listening \ editing \ composing etc) I'm looking for a pair up to $150 which have good bass and are...
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    Question Headset on phone is way more better than pc

    I bought a headset for 30$ , i tried it on my phone with gaming and music the sound is so loud with good quality and with bass I tried it on pc the sound is not good no bass music is good but with bass i tried pubg mobile the sound is very good you can hear everything , but on pc the walking...
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    Question Higher grade audio

    I know nothing about audio.. I have one question: do you have to have a modern pc with special motherboards and such to get the full audio quality out of a headset? If so would a game dac or amp fix that?
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    Question Soundcard & headset for gaming

    Hi! I was hoping someone could shed some light on some of my questions here. I currently have xonar essence stx 2 soundcard and QPAD 1339 headset but my issue is that sound quality is low/bad for the money i spent on this, and the surround ( virtual ) sound it not quite what i was expecting. My...
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    Question Need help choosing a gaming headset

    I want to easily make out footsteps and noises if they are behind me, in front of me, in the other room etc. in fps games. I want to know if the dual chambers on the Hyperx Cloud Alphas are better than the 7.1 Virtual Surround Sound on the Cloud 2 in making out footsteps and noises.
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    Question Headset sound problem, and i think its not broken

    I dont know why, i already update drivers, but my headset (siberia 100) do some strange noise like prupru and stop the sound in some games, BUT if i put the quality of song to 4000hz the song start again. only happen with that headset . Games example: Lego superheroes, dead or alive 5 and other...
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    Question Best gaming headset at around $100-$150

    I'm looking for a gaming headset(with a mic) some of my choices are 1.Logitech G Pro Headset https://www.amazon.com/Logitech-Gaming-Headset-Playstation-Nintendo/dp/B079J3TH9M/ref=sr_1_3?keywords=logitech+g+pro+headset&qid=1560262358&s=gateway&sr=8-3 2 Sennheiser GSP 300...
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    Question No audio in certain games.

    Okay so most games I play are fine but then I get on Rust and it is like my audio is nonexistent. I have tried changing the settings in and out of game, I have tried updating drivers, and I have also tried it with other headsets. Please help!! In case you are wondering I am using Windows 10 and...
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    Question Hyperx Cloud II Mic problems

    Hi. Im having an issue with my mic where after about 5-10 seconds of being plugged in it makes a buzz noise then just stops working altogether. Ive tried- Setting to default sound and communication Device. Restarting my computer Deleting the device in the device list and letting it reinstall...
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    Question Can't change audio/mic format

    Just bought a new Headset and i know it's not that good, it's the Sades R7 headset, i installed it's driver already but the only options shown there are about mic volume, equalizer, and virtual 7.1, but the thing is i can't change my audio format, neither from the actual headset audio or the mic...
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    Question Better headset for music.

    Hello! I am in the market for a new headset and am trying to decide between two headsets. Hyperx cloud alpha And Coolermaster mh751 I ususally use my headset to listen to music, so I would love to know which one of these two would be better. Thanks in advance!
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    Question Bluetooth headset is too quiet

    (TLDR at end) So my wired earbuds broke and I had to temporarily resort to a low quality headset I happened to find until I could get a bluetooth adapter to use for my bluetooth headphones. I recently bought an ASUS USB-BT400 for this purpose and it installed well and is able to pair with my...
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    Question Headset Mic doesnt work on my PC

    Hi. So I have a problem with my headset and windows recognizes there is one mic, but I can't get it working, I've tried reinstalling drivers and restarting a bunch of times. The mic however works on another PC, and if I connect Headset 1 (Only audio) and another headset for a mic, it works. I...