Don’t let the name of Astro A50 Xbox One wireless gaming headset fool you: Despite the Xbox One branding, an Astro rep confirmed that the headset also works with the PS4, PS3, Xbox 360, Windows computer, and even mobile devices.
Why won’t My Astro A50 connect to my PC?
Solution 1: Check Hardware Issues. Solution 2: Set Your Microphone as Default. Solution 3: Update Audio Driver. Solution 4: Update Firmware.
How do I connect my Astros to my computer?
A40 TR + MixAmp Pro TR PC Setup Guide || ASTRO Gaming
How do I pair my Astro A50?
A50 Wireless + Base Station || XB1 Setup Guide
Does Astro A50 have Bluetooth?
A: No, the headset does not have Bluetooth connectivity. However you can use any 3.5mm audio cable on the AUX port located on the Base Station to inject your own tunes.
Why are my Astro a50s not working?
The fix the solved this issue for most users was resetting the Astro A50 completely. If your headset is not turning on then you should also try resetting it. To do so, you’ll need to hold down the Dolby button along with the Game mode button on the right side of the headset.
Why is there no sound coming from my Astro A50?
Make sure your Astro A50 is set as default
On the bottom right corner of your screen, right-click the Volume icon and select Sounds. Go to the Playback tab and make sure your Astro A50 is the default output device and shows strong signals. Test the audio.
How do I reset my Astro A50 Gen 4 Base Station?
Fix/Reset Astro A50 Headset Quick and Free
What is the optical cable for Astro A50?
The 3.0m TOSlink Optical Cable is included with the MixAmp Pro TR and is used to send an audio signal from your PC or console to your MixAmp Pro TR or A50 Base Station.
Can you use Astro A50 wired?
The Astro A50 can’t be used wired. They come with a USB-A to micro-USB cable, which is only for charging. They also have an optical cable used for plugging in their base station.
How do I switch connected devices in PC mode?
To change between PC Mode and Console Mode, Press and Hold the Power Button for 3 seconds. The Power Button will also glow with a white or red ring to signify which mode you’re currently in: PC Mode = White ring, Console Mode = Red ring.
Do Astros work on PC?
Astro has a couple of different versions, one geared towards the Xbox One and one for PS4. In both cases, the Mixamp basic setup is the same, and both console versions work with the PC.
Do ASTRO headsets work on PC?
Regardless if you go with the Xbox One or PS4 model, they will work fine on PC, as they both have USB sound card functionality. You just won’t be able to use A40 TR’s Xbox One MixAmp on PS4 and vice versa.
How do I connect to ASTRO command center?
Click the blue “Get” button on the right hand corner of the screen to download and install ACC. Once the “Get” becomes “Launch” hit the “Launch button to launch the ASTRO Command Center software. Connect your device to your computer via USB. Make sure your device is in PC mode.
How do you pair Astro A50 to base 2?
How to Sync/Pair Astro Gaming A50 Wireless Headset with MixAmp Tx
What are the 3 modes on Astro A50?
The headset offers three EQ modes: Astro is the most balanced; Pro doubles down on bass and Studio seems to emphasize treble. All three modes are satisfying, although Studio occasionally overwhelmed me with the low end.
What headset does Ninja use?
What headset does Ninja currently use? He is currently using the Beyerdynamic 459038 DT 990 PRO Open-Studio which is a dynamic, open over-ear headphone that’s great for professional editing, mastering and mixing.
How do I update my Astro A50?
At the top of the Command Center dashboard, you’ll see what firmware version your headset is currently using and a notification that an update is available. Click update now. The Command Center will display details on everything that’s in this version of the firmware and ask if you want to proceed. Click update.
Can I charge my Astro A50 while playing?
Thankfully the Astro can charge while in use, but during that time it ceases to be a wireless headset. Also, the battery is embedded within the headset, and like all things lithium-ion, it will eventually burn out.
Why is my Astro headset not working?
Make sure that your headset is either fully charged or simply plugged into your computer. If your headset still fails to produce audio, it is a high possibility that a speaker (or both) are blown out. A solution to this is replacing the blown out speakers with new functioning speakers.
What does the Dolby button do Astro A50?
The Astro A50 is a headset filled with all kinds of different features, one of which is the Dolby button that is located directly on it. Once pressed, this button allows users to enable the Dolby digital sound signals to their headset, changing stereo sound to surround sound.
What does red lightning bolt mean on Astro A50?
Additional comment actions. On my base station, red lightning bolt means console connection, white is PC. When it’s flashing it means it’s searching for headset.
How do I reset my A50 headset?
To reset your Astro A50 headset, make sure the power switch is in the ON position. Proceed to hold down both the Dolby button + the Game side of Game/Voice balance at the same time, for at least 15 seconds. This will hard reset your headset and it should work again.
How do I fix my Astro A50 base station?
How To Fix Astro A50 Audio Problems (And Other Headsets Too)
How do I reset my Astro controller?
Astro C40 Controller | How To Reset Module Calibration | CRAYTON TV
How do I restart Astro?
On your remote, press the HOME button and the home menu will be displayed on top of your screen. Navigate to Settings. Navigate to Reset and press “OK”.