Forum discussion tagged with Steelseries.
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    Question Steelseries hub not powering on with PC

    Hello. I have a Steelseries Nova pro wireless headset, with a hub connect trough USB-C to the computer. My problem lies when I boot up my PC, all USB hardware connected to the PC also starts up but not the Hub. I have to plug it back in in order for the Hub to start so my headset will work...
  2. hadiahmed29

    Question DTS sound not working on SteelSeries Arctis Pro + GameDAC ?

    Hi guys hope you are all well, I recently bought Steelseries Arctis Pro + GameDac I've been configuring around the Sonar but I've noticed that the DTS isn't working, like no difference if you turn it off or on in the SS Engine software like it means it's not working. I downloaded this DTS...
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    Question What mouse and headset should I choose for my next upgrade??

    Hello everyone, I wanted to ask for your opinion on my next upgrade. I currently have the Creative SXFI Gamer Over Ear Gaming Headset as my headset and the Logitech G502 Hero RGB as my mouse. I have them for at least 3 years now, and I'm looking to upgrade them, although they still work fine...
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    Question Steelseries headset suddenly stopped working

    I have a Steelseries Arctis 3 that has been acting weird since I got it but recently it stopped working. When I plug it into the 3.5 mm jack it does recognizes that something is plugged in, but windows only gives me the option of speakers when looking in any of the sound options and no headset...
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    Question Sudden and Severe issues with Arctis Nova pro wireless

    Hi y'all, a few days ago I started having severe issues with my headphones for no apparent reason. It started randomly when I was playing, everything was fine, then all of a sudden I got a deafeningly loud blast of static noise. It continued playing until I disconnected the headset. Reconnecting...
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    [SOLVED] Steelseries rival 600 or sensei ten

    Which one has better sensor, or rather which one is better from techical aspect Size doesnt matter, so im fine using both mouse
  7. Loka88

    Question What headset is worth to buy around 171 USD ?

    I'm looking for a nice headset. My budget is around Rp. 2.5 million (171 USD). Currently interested in the ROG Strix Go 2.4 wireless. Is there any headset better ?
  8. Frozenjello_7

    Question Steelseries Arctis Pro 7 Gaming Headset

    My Steelseries Arctis Pro 7 switch between the game and chat audio is not working anymore. It is on game audio right now, and it doesn't split the two audio sources, and when I switch it to chat audio, the game audio quality becomes terrible and there is no more directional sound to it. This...
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    [SOLVED] Gaming Mice suggestion

    Looking for a good budget palm grip mouse.Was looking at Razer Viper mini but some were saying that its not for palm grip.Then was looking at CoolerMaster MM711 ,but it was also being reviewed as a Claw grip mouse.Now I am looking at the g502 Hero. Brands like Roccat, fnatic are not present in...
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    [SOLVED] Headset recommendations ?

    So i am on the look for a new headset. i currently have the artics 1 wireless and have been using them for over 2 years. i absolutely love them. i don’t do anything on my pc besides gaming and i use it on a daily basis but lately my headset has been giving me pain and discomfort around my ear...
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    Question Arctis 1 Wireless - Crackling sounds & randomly disconnects.

    I have asked a few places, and I haven't been able to get a good fix. I thank you in advance if you're able to help. After the initial setup, I used the headset for a few minutes before it would start disconnecting and reconnecting, along with these horrible crackling sounds that would appear...
  12. KaiserPhantasma

    Question Crowdsourcing a Gaming Mouse for me ?

    Hello all I am curious what other gaming mice/s you can suggest for me the gaming mice must be: ergonomic (recently developed some sort of pain on my right trigger finger hence this is priority one) "big" wired gaming mice one or two extra buttons on the mice RGB capable with 2 lighting...
  13. D

    Question SteelSeries Rival 600 overheat

    My rival 600 got an overheating issue. The problem appear after my mouse stop tracking but lights still on and still response to a click. Does anyone have this problem? How do I solve it?
  14. M

    Question New gaming mouse

    So i need to buy a new mouse I could only see 3 good mouse which is steelseries rival 5, hyperx pulsefire surge RGB and logitech G503, my money could through steel series 5 i need good quality mouse since my old rival 100 is already broken, my hand is kinda big and i always use claw when using...
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    [SOLVED] Steelseries Rival 710 DPI Issue on new SSGG Software

    SCROLL DOWN FOR TL;DR Goodmorning / Goodafternoon to anybody reading this thread, this is my first time ever making a thread on this page so please bare with me! To get to the point, if you are not aware already, Steelseries made a huge update to their Engine 3 software and rebranded it as...
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    [SOLVED] Arctis 9 Wireless chatmix bug

    Hi all, This issue has been plaguing me for months, with no resolution. I have had a Steelseries Arctis 9 Wireless headset since September 2020. This headset feature a chat mix function, where the headset presents to Windows as 2 audio output devices, a Headset, and a Headset Earphone, letting...
  17. themiziko

    [SOLVED] Need help with choosing a new mouse!

    Hello! So currently I am using Steelseries sensei 310 and for the past couple of months I am dealing with wrist pain, thankfully not carpal tunnel, RSI, arthritis or some neck injury, but there is a slight inflammation on the pinky side of my wrist that doesn't disappear and I would prefer to...
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    [SOLVED] Is it possible to connect the Arctis 9x to the xbox wireless dongle? If so, how would i go about doing this?

    Title basically sums it up, im trying to see if i can connect my Steelseries Arctis 9x to my Xbox wireless dongle but i cant find any manuals or settings on how to actually connect the headset to it. Thank you
  19. Bradox45

    [SOLVED] Soldering help with Steelseries Arctis Pro

    I broke my right cup of my headset i need to solder it up asap! Does anyone know where to solder the wires or how i can find out? I tried searching for images on google but i didn’t get any luck (Description of where the wire goes, is at the source of the images)
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    [SOLVED] SteelSeries Engine won't work

    Out of nowhere my rival 300 sensitivity is way off. It's way to high. I opened the SteelSeries Engine and clicked on my rival, and there was a note at the top saying windows pointer settings were affecting the sensitivity. There was a button to "change these settings" to fix it and I clicked...
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    [SOLVED] Firmware update for Rival 3 steelseries mouse taking longer than 12 hours

    So I started a firmware update yesterday for my Rival 3 and it still hasn't finished, the lights on the mouse are still flashing, but I don't know if there has been any progress. Is it normal for steelseries firmware updates to not have a progress bar?
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    Question Wireless Headset Conundrum

    So I'm gonna buy some headphones for gaming and also listening to music outside via my Android phone. Two candidates I'm torn between are Steelseries Arctis 1 Wireless and Arctis 3 Bluetooth. They're almost the same price and I assume use the same drivers although there are some differences in...
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    [SOLVED] Steelseries Rival 600 mouse not working after connector unplugged

    My rival 600 that I got for Christmas 2018 has suddenly stopped working, it is extremely hard to use the left mouse button and I can't hold it down for more than a split second. This issue started when the micro usb cable that plugs into the mouse got nudged, I unplugged it and plugged it back...
  24. Atulya7

    [SOLVED] Hyperx cloud Alpha versus Hyperx cloud Alpha S versus Steelseries Arctis 5?

    So i am confused which headset to buy , i was previously using the steel series siberia v2 Navi edition which i loved and they worked well for around 7 years, now my friend is saying hyper x is better than steel series so i am confused ,also is there any difference betwen Cloud alpha and Cloud...
  25. GoldKingCobra

    [SOLVED] $50-100 Headset Suggestions

    Looking for the best $50-100 headset to complete my build. And there's too much junk, new and old, to sift through. Needs to be comfortable, with a mic, and best audio for the price. Appreciate the help!
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    [SOLVED] Which Wireless Gaming Headset Should I Buy?

    Hi Everyone, I'm currently looking for a wireless gaming headset for gaming and a bit of music listening. My maximum budget is $250 Have come down to these options: Steelseries Arctis 7 HyperX cloud flight HyperX cloud flight S Razer Thresher Which one do you recommend? and do you have any...
  27. sylex1

    [SOLVED] Razer Huntsman Elite or SteelSeries Apex Pro

    Hi there! So I'm currently using a HyperX Alloy Elite RGB, but I dont really like the keyboard and I want a new. I did some research and now I have to choose between the two what mentioned in the title. I really like good wrist pads and my main probelm with the HyperX that it's pad. But I want a...
  28. SparkyTech934

    [SOLVED] Advice on SteelSeries Rival 650 Wireless

    Hi all, So I had a quick question regarding my SteelSeries Rival 650 Wireless mouse. This mouse is new, and it is the first wireless mouse that I've owned and I've really enjoyed using it so far. I recently noticed that when using the mouse is wireless mode, occasionally both in and out of...
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    Question Blue yeti (not pro) not picking up voice in combination with Steelseries Arctis pro + gamedac

    So I own a SS arctis pro + gamedac for about a month and a Blue yeti (non pro) for about 2-3 months, The mic is working as its recognized and I can use it sometimes and fully functions on other pc's that I have tested. (I'm on windows 10) The issue that I'm having is that if I use discord or...
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    [SOLVED] Steelseries Rival 110 thoughts?

    Yesterday I just bought a SteelSeries Rival 110 for 42 usd (converted from our currency to usd) I know its supposed to be 35 usd or something closer but It doesn't matter. I just wanna know if I made the right purchase. My concern here is double clicking. I want to ask previous users or from...
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    [SOLVED] Good gaming mouse that will last long until it double clicks

    I currently have a G102 mouse from Logitech and I’ve read some similar issues regarding its double-clicking issue (single left click registers as double click or more, sometimes it doesn’t even register) despite its bad reviews online and one of my friend actually had it and said it double...
  32. JuanPedro15

    Question Keyboard Problem

    Well, my problem is: When i press SPACEBAR + D + I at the same time, the keyboard literally don't recognize the "I" and it will be keep writting D since i stop, same with D+SPACEBAR+I, it will keep making spaces since i stop. First, i know what the Ghosting thing is, my keyboard is a...
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    Question Mouse Acting Strange, and Has Been Since I Built my Computer

    Whenever I play an FPS game, I will swipe my mouse and sometimes the mouse feels like it stops accepting input and resists my movements. It has done this since I built my PC about a year ago, but sometimes it is not as extreme, so games are playable at most times. But other times, I can't aim...
  34. urbina.christian123

    Question Arctis 3 too low on pc

    Arcrtis 3 didn't come with registration code and this headset no longer is supported on SteelSerie's Engine for their gear. I setup the headset with the twoplug-ins in the back and it seemed low, so I changed to one plug-in the front and it still seemed low. I then changed it back to two plug-in...
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    Question Arctis 3 2019 vs arctis 5 old edition

    So i cant decide between these two headsets. Both are at the same price where i live, which is about 90 dollars. Any tips, advice and experience using either.
  36. J

    Question Rival 600 or corsair ironclaw

    I'm using dragon war unicorn mouse right now, the mouse feel fine but the sensor is kinda suck. When aiming the sensor fell less acurate. So i want to replace it but i cant decide between the two. My hand size is 19x10(palm grip) Ironclaw because i like the shape that i think really fits my...
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    Question SteelSeries Rival 310 vs. Razer Deathadder Elite

    Hey guys, I'm looking into changing my current SteelSeries Rival 100 to either the Rival 310 or the Razer Deathadder Elite. Are there any particular quirks, faults or niggles with either mouse I should be aware of before purchasing? My history with Razer (owned the original Diamondback and its...
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    New PC random shut downs

    Hello, I recently decided to upgrade my 5 year old PC about 3 weeks ago. The only component I kept was the PSU as it was high quality and functioning properly. My new build is as follows (main components): AMD Ryzen 2700x Gigabyte RTX 2070 Windforce 2*8GB GSKILL Trident RGB DDR4 RAM Asus ROG...
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    [SOLVED] Game recommendations for your old man.

    Does anyone know of a good age of empires type game that my old man would be interested to play. He had Medal of Honor Allied Assault, but he wasn't very good at the shooter game type. he used to play age of empires quite a lot, I want to try and get my old man off the mobile games. I think he...
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    How can I remove password from my Hitachi SATA hdd

    As soon as I powering my Laptop it asks for Hitachi hdd password please help me