Compatible PS5 Astro Headsets

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If you’re interested in using Astro gaming headsets with the new Sony ps5 at all, you’ve probably searched to find out which compatible ps5 Astro Headsets. 

With the broad array of gaming headsets market to choose from, it’s perfectly understandable that you may need assistance in picking out the perfect model for your needs and price point.

So, let’s start at the very beginning; Compatible PS5 Astro Headsets

Connecting the Astro gaming headset to your PS5 allows you to utilize the audio for an advantage while playing multiplayer games.

There was significant debate and doubt if new Playstation 5 owners could use their current Astro gaming headsets. Many have considered the worry because there are rumors that the PS5 will not have an optical port connection.

This connection is how many users connected their Astro gaming mix amp to their PS4 gaming consoles. There are other options available if headsets are not your thing; we have you covered. In our guide, we discuss the Top 10 Best PlayStation 5 Soundbars.

Compatible PS5 Astro Headsets

Below you will find which Astro gaming headsets are compatible with the PS5 and what will be needed to make sure they operate smoothly.

For Surround Sound, the ASTRO A50 and MixAmp Pro TR can utilize Dolby Audio via the ASTRO hardware directly. The A10 and A40 headsets can receive PS5 3D Audio via the PS5 controller.

A10 Headset

Gen 1 – Supports game sound and voice chat via the 3.5mm port on the PS5 Controller.

A20 Wireless

A40 and A40TR Headsets

  • Gen 1-4 – Supports game sound and voice chat via the 3.5mm port on the PS5 Controller.

MixAmp Pro TR

  • Gen 3 & Gen 4 – Supports game sound and voice chat via USB. Requires HDMI Adapter for mixing.

A50 Wireless + Basestation

  • Gen 3 & Gen 4 – Supports game sound and voice chat via USB. Requires HDMI Adapter for mixing.

ASTRO gaming says that the HDMI Adapter will be available via ASTRO websites and retailers globally in October for $39.99.

What does the HDMI adapter do?

It enables game sound + voice chat mixing and features a lag less 4K HDMI video passthrough while adding a TOSLINK optical jack.

Current registered owners of ASTRO products will be able to submit their serial number and email address to receive a $15 discount on purchase on ASTROGaming.com. More details to follow on this program.

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