sound

Forum discussion tagged with sound.
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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 Jabra elite active 65t or elite sport?

    Hello there i'm on the fence if i should go for the sport or the active. i am going to use them for riding my bike to and from work in all kind of weather about 4-5 km each way. on work while in front of my computer and in everyday situations doing work in or around the house. at the moment...
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    Question Terrible microphone quality

    Hi everyone. I hope I'm in the right section for my problem. My issue is, I have very bad microphone quality when recording audio on my PC. It always sounds poor with static and background noise. Sometimes in skype calls it even makes a loud ticking noise that greatly irritates my friends -...
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    Question Best closed back, no mic headphones in 150-200$ range

    I am having a lot of trouble with finding the best closed back, no mic, good sound quality with good bass headphones for 150-200$. Been all over the internet and my top pick is, currently, the m50x (...
  5. [SOLVED] 5.1 Surround not working

    Hi, This is driving me mad and I can't seem to resolve this on my own despite reading and trying multiple solutions... I have a Logitech Z506 5.1 surround sound speaker system hooked up to my computer (mobo). The cables are correctly plugged in, I know they are because Win10 sound management...
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    Question Is there a way to play a custom sound for a flash drive when you plug it in

    I know that there is a way to make the new drive found sound for Win10, but is there a way to auto run a batch file or something like that whenever you plug in the flash drive to play an mp3 or wave file?
  7. DivineBacon

    Question Front IO only plays through one speaker

    So I've been here a long time and would really like a fix plz. So I have speakers and a headset when i plug either in the front IO they both only play through one speaker but if i plug either in the back IO they work great. I've tried restarting and updating drivers. Not sure what to do please...
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    Question Headphones popping randomly

    My headphones occasionally have periods where random popping sounds with varying volume are heard every 5 seconds or so. The unusual thing is this only seems to happen when I'm on call to my friend. The audio setup is as follows: Laptop which is calling friend has audio out go into a microphone...
  9. davidinnorway

    Question Samsung Galaxy s10+ audio issue with recordings

    So, I recently bought an Samsung Galaxy s10+, and for some reason after I recorded something with it, the audio sound like a damn jet engine, and I can't really hear any of the sound from the recording itself. It seems like if i change some of the camera options the sound get a little better...
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    Question Buzzing sound in both headphones & microphone

    I was listening to music when I noticed that my headphones had this weird buzzing sound. I assumed it was something with the cable and I just ignored it. Later that day I jumped in a voice call with someone, and they noticed a weird buzzing sound. When we stopped talking I tried to diagnose it...
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    Question Microphone volume is really low, no idea where it comes from

    Hello, I searched a bit for my issue, but didn't find anything, so I thought I'd ask here. I'm having issue with my vocal on my pc : when I speak in microphone, friends ( on discord ) are hearing me very low. I had a friend who could hear the music I was playing on my computer, or game sounds...
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    Question Weird noise coming from computer

    Hello guys, I recently bought a new computer and i've started to notice this "coil" or something coming from my computer when I open games. When changing settings etc the noise quickly goes away however, when the setting is applied it instantly comes back. It doesnt say this sound idle and only...
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    Question Sound cuts out and i have to refresh the device before it works again.

    Hi, recently ive been having some issues with my sound, and it seems like ive tried everything to fix it, but im not sure where to turn to anymore. Basically, the issue is, my sound will essentially freeze, it will stop my youtube videos and everything, every couple of second it will play sound...
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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...
  15. AdonosFlew

    Question GTX 980 Ti - Displayport for monitor, HDMI for audio output at the same time. Is it possible?

    I'm looking forward to buy a soundbar for my PC which uses HDMI for audio input. I use a Gsync monitor connected with displayport to my pc. Because my motherboard doesn't have any proper audio output to 7.1 sound system can I use an unused HDMI port on my GTX 980 Ti to use as an audio output to...
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    Question My sound cuts out, I need help!

    Okay, so I play fortnite on CONTROLLER but on my PC and use it wired. Every once in a while I will be in the middle of a game and my controller will completely disconnect as if the batteries died. It only lasts about 5 seconds. Except when it does start working again I can only hear people in my...
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    Question Looking for Nice Gaming Headphone for $150

    I'm looking for a new pair of headphone due to my current hyperx cloud alpha right ear cup going bad, I have my eyes on a couple pairs. I just want someone else opinion and knowledge to help me find a new pair here are some that I have my eye on Audio-technica ATH-m50x...
  18. Birdstion

    Question PHILIPS 246v5LDSB/01 with hdmi no sound from speakers

    Hi i had this monitor for some time now and i've decided to use it's speaker I can see a sound menu in the monitor menu and i made the volume 100 and the mute:OFF i also checked my nvidia control panel and made sure dgitial audio place set http://prntscr.com/o34q7c and my windows audio is also...
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    Question Sound Troubles

    Hello all, I've been dealing with this problem for a little while now and just found this website and am hoping someone out there can help. I'm having audio troubles. I have a custom built computer (can give specs if needed) with windows 10 pro and I've had it for probably a year or so now...
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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...