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Official Xbox One Stereo Headset Adapter (Xbox One)

by Microsoft
Xbox One
3.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (68 customer reviews)
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  • Features:Mute button, volume control, Skype compatible, left ear version, right ear version
  • Recommended Use:Game console
  • Product Type:Headset
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Game Information

  • Platform:   Xbox One
  • Media: Accessory
  • Item Quantity: 1
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Product details

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  • ASIN: B00I41H7US
  • Product Dimensions: 14.6 x 14 x 4.4 cm ; 100 g
  • Release Date: 14 Mar 2014
  • Average Customer Review: 3.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (68 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 82 in PC & Video Games (See Top 100 in PC & Video Games)

Product Description

Product Description

Plug your favourite compatible headset into the Xbox One Stereo Headset Adapter and hear the action just the way you like it. Easily adjust chat audio without taking your hands off the controller. Add game audio by connecting directly to your controller, console, or TV.1

Features

  • Enables most wired stereo gaming headsets to work with Xbox One.1
  • Easily adjust chat audio without taking your hands off the controller.
  • Add game audio by connecting your headset directly to your controller, console, or TV.
  • Controls include volume up/down, microphone mute, and game/chat balance.
  • Connects to the bottom of the Xbox One Wireless Controller and features a 3.5mm audio jack for your wired headset to plug into.
  • Includes 2.5mm to 3.5mm adapter to enable a stereo Xbox 360 Wired Headset to work with Xbox One.
  • Sign in to Xbox Live to receive the latest console updates. Initial setup may require significant update. Internet connection required for updates; ISP fees apply.

Game and chat audio with the Xbox One Stereo Headset Adapter

  • An Xbox One Stereo Headset Adapter is already included with new stereo headsets designed for Xbox One. Just plug the Xbox One Stereo Headset Adapter that came with your headset into your controller and then connect the headset.
  • Most stereo gaming headsets with a 3.5mm audio jack (that use the CTIA plug standard) can get chat and stereo game audio directly through the Xbox One.
  • Stereo Headset Adapter. No need to connect anything to the console or TV/ receiver. A microphone is required for chat.*
  • Legacy stereo gaming headsets for Xbox 360 can get game audio by connecting the legacy stereo headset to the back of the Xbox One console using the S/PDIF port, or to the TV/receiver with RCA cables ( just like on Xbox 360). Get chat audio by connecting the 2.5mm chat cable from your legacy stereo gaming headset to the adapter, using the included audio jack adapter cable. A microphone is required for chat.**

*. For use with stereo headsets with 3.5mm audio jack, or Xbox 360 gaming headsets with 2.5mm chat cable. Game audio available in stereo headsets by connecting directly to the controller, Xbox One via Optical cable or TV via RCA cables (cables not included). Additional requirements may apply for full functionality, see xbox.com/xboxone/ compatibleheadsets. Voice chat requires Xbox Live; in-game requires Xbox Live Gold (sold separately).

**. Additional requirements may apply for full functionality, see xbox.com/xboxone/compatibleheadsets. Voice chat requires Xbox Live; in-game requires Xbox Live Gold (sold separately).

Box Contains

Xbox One Stereo Headset Adapter


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Customer Reviews

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18 of 21 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars Xbox One Headset Adapter Review! 14 Mar 2014
By MrE TOP 100 REVIEWER
I got mine included with the Official Stereo Headset i purchased a few days ago, buying this separately is incredibly expensive, almost eye watering levels. So to get it included in the same price of the Stereo headset felt like a bargain.

This adapter works by plugging the headphone cable of any headset into the bottom and then plugging the adapter into the bottom of the controller. If you have an older pair of Turtle Beach headphones for example that you want to keep and use then this adapter will enable you to do that without buying a new headset! The adapter feels incredibly well made from strong plastic and the buttons have a good tactile feel to them. There are 5 buttons; two mode buttons for voice chat and Game audio, mute button and then volume up and down. Principally the buttons on the adapter are for use with the Official stereo headset as third party headsets will have their own control switches.

Essentially if you're using a 3rd party headset designed for the Xbox 360 then the adapter is serving as a pass-through device, simply allowing you to use your existing headset.

Verdict: If you don't want to buy a new headset then this will allow your existing headset to work, it's well made and works well with both voice and game audio being crystal clear when i tested out my old turtle beach headset. The only downside is the price!
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6 of 7 people found the following review helpful
I opted to wait for this official headset adapter instead of trying out the 3rd party version that have appeared on auction sites.
In the box is the headset adapter. Underneath the cardboard inlay you will find a set of instructions, a short micro USB lead and a 3.5mm to 2.5mm stereo adapter which is about 1)cm in length.

The instruction provided could have been made a bit clearer insofar that they are printed on a small piece of paper in very small writing. You do need to read them to understand how to update your controller's firmware.

Firstly you need to remove the batteries from your controller. Then plug the USB lead into the USB port on the side of the Xbox One and the micros USB end of the lead needs to go into the front of your battery-less controller. Once you have done this the Xbox One will automatically advise you that the controller will be updated. The update doesn't take long and once done you can remove the lead and replace the batteries.

Your controller and adapter are now set up for using your Headset. The 3.5mm to 2.5mm adapter lead is needed for the Turtlebeach X11 headset if you are using an original audio lead that came with your headset. It's a nice touch that the adapter has the 3.5mm to 2.5mm lead supplied with it, so plus points for that.

Speech and game volume can be controller from the adapter as well as your inline volume thumbwheels. I have had no problems yet with party chat or game sound when using the controller on it's batteries (I have rechargeable Orb batteries), HOWEVER when I plugged in my controller with a USB lead (for charging), I started to get a buzzing noise, which could be heard by the other party members as well.
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5.0 out of 5 stars Does exactly what I wanted to do. Can run ... 14 July 2014
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Does exactly what I wanted to do. Can run my old turtle beach headset from my 360 through this instead of paying out for another set...
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5.0 out of 5 stars Five Stars 11 July 2014
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all good come on time
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5.0 out of 5 stars Good product that works well. 10 July 2014
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Works well and does exactly what it says on the tin (box!) ;-)
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5.0 out of 5 stars Five Stars 10 July 2014
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Nice bit of kit.....Works well
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5.0 out of 5 stars great adaptor 5 July 2014
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Fantastic little adaptor, just what we needed
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5.0 out of 5 stars bye bye trailing cables 28 Jun 2014
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being able to control sound and mic from the controller and say bye bye to trailing cables is a god send :)
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