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Posted · Original PosterOP

So a couple weeks back i bought myself a xlr microphone and audio interface (Scarlett 2i2). Today i got around buying an adapter from 3,5mm jack to 6.3mm stereo jack so i could plug my headset into the audio interface. I get sound to my headset but its awful.... Anyone have a fix? So basicly trying to plug my hyperx cloud2 headset into my scarlett 2i2 with an adapter.

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8 minutes ago, SomeView said:

So a couple weeks back i bought myself a xlr microphone and audio interface (Scarlett 2i2). Today i got around buying an adapter from 3,5mm jack to 6.3mm stereo jack so i could plug my headset into the audio interface. I get sound to my headset but its awful.... Anyone have a fix? So basicly trying to plug my hyperx cloud2 headset into my scarlett 2i2 with an adapter.

Could you link the adapter you purchased?


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1 minute ago, SomeView said:

Definitely TRS... Have any other headphones, earbuds, or speakers you could plug in to make sure the issue isn't exclusive to your headset?


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Posted · Original PosterOP
2 hours ago, TheAgnda said:

Definitely TRS... Have any other headphones, earbuds, or speakers you could plug in to make sure the issue isn't exclusive to your headset?

Yup have tried that :/

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Got another computer or laptop you could plug it into?


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2 hours ago, SomeView said:

tried that too mate

I own a Scarlett 2i2 and have never run into this, sounds defective to me.

I'm assuming you have the latest drivers installed?


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