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Wired headset Ps4.

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Hi. This has probably been asked already but Im gonna ask anyway.

I have a Turtle Beach PX 21 gaming wired headset. Does anybody know if this headset will work on the PS4. Has any information been released on wired headsets for the PS4. Thanks all.

 

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SKIN_EE wrote:

Hi. This has probably been asked already but Im gonna ask anyway.

I have a Turtle Beach PX 21 gaming wired headset. Does anybody know if this headset will work on the PS4. Has any information been released on wired headsets for the PS4. Thanks all.

 


Most likely. 

 

 

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Jul 30, 2013

SKIN_EE wrote:

Hi. This has probably been asked already but Im gonna ask anyway.

I have a Turtle Beach PX 21 gaming wired headset. Does anybody know if this headset will work on the PS4. Has any information been released on wired headsets for the PS4. Thanks all.

 


Yes it will work. But because the PS4 does NOT have analog AV out, only has digital optical output and HDMI, you will need this:

 

http://www.amazon.com/Force-Channel-Dolby-Surround-Processor-Mac/dp/B003O0KICS/ref=pd_cp_vg_0


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Jul 30, 2013

All your headset should work just as they did on PlayStation 3 but more clearer!

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Thanks m8. Appreciate the reply.

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Shadelon wrote:

SKIN_EE wrote:

Hi. This has probably been asked already but Im gonna ask anyway.

I have a Turtle Beach PX 21 gaming wired headset. Does anybody know if this headset will work on the PS4. Has any information been released on wired headsets for the PS4. Thanks all.

 


Yes it will work. But because the PS4 does NOT have analog AV out, only has digital optical output and HDMI, you will need this:

 

http://www.amazon.com/Force-Channel-Dolby-Surround-Processor-Mac/dp/B003O0KICS/ref=pd_cp_vg_0


or cheaper and something I would trust a little more 

http://www.amazon.com/D3-Digital-Converter-Optical-Toslink/dp/B005K2TXMO/ref=sr_1_3?ie=UTF8&qid=1375...

 



 

 

 

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Shadelon wrote:

SKIN_EE wrote:

Hi. This has probably been asked already but Im gonna ask anyway.

I have a Turtle Beach PX 21 gaming wired headset. Does anybody know if this headset will work on the PS4. Has any information been released on wired headsets for the PS4. Thanks all.

 


Yes it will work. But because the PS4 does NOT have analog AV out, only has digital optical output and HDMI, you will need this:

 

http://www.amazon.com/Force-Channel-Dolby-Surround-Processor-Mac/dp/B003O0KICS/ref=pd_cp_vg_0


or cheaper and something I would trust a little more 

http://www.amazon.com/D3-Digital-Converter-Optical-Toslink/dp/B005K2TXMO/ref=sr_1_3?ie=UTF8&qid=1375...

 



 

 

 


To each their own, but honestly, my solution takes that stereo sound and transforms it into surround sound, which is in my opinion worth paying a little more for and so much better. While you're booming to stupid old stereo sound, I'll be jamming out to surround sound on my headset. Smiley Wink


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Emulated surround is not true surround. Not even true 3d sound
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Emulated surround is not true surround. Not even true 3d sound

^^ This.  If your headset is stereo (ie one speaker for each ear), you will only get stereo sound.

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Aug 2, 2013

It will work, but you'll need to buy a mixamp, like the earforce series from turtlebeach.

it has a use for optical audio.

 

 

Because the PS4 likely won't have Analog-AV multi like the PS1/2/3 has had, you'll need to get something of the sort that takes audio from Optical or HDMI (and can pass the video through)

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