Browsing tag: Astro

Halo Developer 343 Industries and ASTRO Announce Multi-Year Partnership News 3

News 3 343 Industries, developer of the upcoming Halo 5: Guardians and unannounced Halo title coming to Xbox One later this year, is announcing a multi-year partnership with gaming equipment company ASTRO Gaming. The duo will produce several new branded products including headsets, speaker tags, and more in support of Halo’s upcoming releases. “I had the pleasure of […]

Astro Deploys MixAmp Pro Firmware Update To Improve PS4, Xbox One Compatibility News 9

News 9 Astro has released a firmware update for their A40 and A50 gaming headsets to better improve compatibility with Microsoft and Sony’s next-generation consoles. Complaints of “crackling” during chat audio on both the Xbox One and PlayStation 4 have prompted the company to look into fixes. Users can visit Astro’s latest blog entry for instructions on how […]

List of Turtle Beach Headsets Compatible With Xbox One, Astro Working on Adaptor “Crackle” Fix News 23

News 23 With the launch of the Xbox One’s official headset adapter, a number of previous generation gaming headsets are once again fully functioning and able to provide chat capabilities. Sadly, due to either physical or technical limitations, not every previous generation headset out there is fully compatible with the new adapter. That said, Turtle Beach has been […]

Xbox One – “Dolby Digital [Through Digital Optical] Is Coming Post Launch”, Says Microsoft [Updated] News 20

News 20 Update Astro Gaming has released an official statement on the matter, claiming that a number of headsets in their line up will still provide “a Dolby® Headphone 7.1 experience on the Xbox One – even from a stereo input.” The full statement reads: “Microsoft’s decision to drop Dolby® encoding on their SPDIF output at launch does […]