If you're having trouble with your Astro A50 headset, there are a few things you can try to reset it. First, try powering off the headset and then powering it back on. If that doesn't work, try unplugging the headset from the console/PC and then plugging it back in. If the headset is still not working, you can try a factory reset. To do this, power off the headset and then press and hold the power button for 10 seconds. The headset will then power on and you will hear a voice prompt asking if you want to factory reset the device. Press the power button to select "Yes" and the reset will begin.
How do I know when my Astro A50 headset is fully charged?
Astro A50 headsets are charged using a micro USB cable. When the headset is charging, the red LED on the back of the right ear cup will be lit. Once the headset is fully charged, the LED will turn off.
How do I turn off my Astro A50 headset?
To turn off your Astro A50 headset, simply hold down the power button for 3 seconds. The power button is located on the right ear cup. Once the headset is powered off, the LED will change from white to red. If you want to completely power down the headset, you can hold down the power button for 7 seconds. The headset will then enter “ Standby Mode” which will power down the wireless receiver. To turn the headset back on, simply press the power button again and the headset will power on and reconnect to the wireless receiver.
How do I know if my Astro A50 headset is connected?
There are three ways to know if your Astro A50 headset is connected. First, the LED on the back of the left ear cup will light up red when the headset is connected and in use. Second, you will hear a beep through the headset when it is connected. Finally, the Astro Command Center software will show a battery level indicator for the headset when it is connected.
How do I use my Astro A50 headset?
Assuming you would like a tutorial on how to set up and use the Astro A50 headset:
First, you need to connect the transmitter to your gaming console or PC. Then, connect the Optical cable from the transmitter to the Optical input on your console or PC. Once that is done, you can connect the power cable to the transmitter, and then plug it into an outlet. Afterwards, turn on your headset by pressing the power button on the right ear cup. You will then need to press the power button on the transmitter, which is located in the front. You will know the transmitter is on when the LED light is solid blue. The final step is to connect the headset to the transmitter by pressing and holding the pairing button on the headset (left ear cup) until the LED light on the headset blinks green.
Now that your headset is all set up, you can adjust the game/chat mix and volume on the right ear cup. To do so, simply press the wheel up or down. If you want to mute the mic, you can flip up the mic boom. When you want to use the mic, simply flip it back down. And that's pretty much it! You're now ready to use your Astro A50 headset.
Frequently Asked Questions
How do I Reset my Astro A50 to factory settings?
To reset your Astro A50 headset to factory settings, press and hold down the Dolby button + the Game side of the Game/Voice balance at the same time. Wait until the headset powers off AND the LED blinks twice before letting go.
How do I Charge my Astro A50s?
The Astro A50s charges with a standard microUSB cable that comes with the headphones. To charge your headphones, connect the cable to the headphone jack on the bottom of the headphones and plug into an outlet.
Where is the game side on Astro A50 headset?
The “Game side” is on the outside ear cup of the Astro A50 headset. It should be on the right hand side.
How do I connect my A50 base station to my headset?
The headset should automatically dock and connect once the A50 base station is connected. If the connection does not occur, please ensure that the USB cable is properly connected and that both the A50 base station and headset are turned on.
How do I Reset my Astro A50 headset?
Follow these steps to reset your Astro A50 headset: