How to get game chat & party chat audio through headset on PS5?

The PlayStation 5 is a next-generation video gaming console from Sony Interactive Entertainment. In comparison to the PS4, the console has a better UI, faster speed, and better visuals.


The latest DualSense controller, a super-fast SSD, and a sizable yet beautiful design are all features of Sony’s new PlayStation 5. Despite the fact that the new controllers are significantly heavier than the PS4’s, the haptic feedback is great at times and adds a true extra dimension to immersion and control (when drawing bows, firing, etc.). As far as games are concerned, there are only a few PlayStation 5 exclusive games even two years after their introduction, but thanks to backward compatibility, the PS5 will also support a large number of PS4 games. Because the PS5 is a new console, many of its features are also unfamiliar to the users. And this is where we come in—to troubleshoot your issues and clarify your doubts regarding the new features. One such feature is “receiving the game chat & party chat audio through a headset”. So we’re going to tell you today how you can do that.
How to get game chat and party chat audio through a headset on the PS5?
Follow these below steps to get all the audio through your headset and not through your TV or soundbar:
Step 1- From “Home Screen“, click on the “Settings” icon on your top-right.
Step 2- Scroll down and click on “Sound“.
Step 3- Click on “Audio Output” and make sure that “Output device” is selected as your headset.

Step 4- Scroll down to the bottom in the same “Audio Output” section and select “Output to headphones“.
Step 5- Click on it and change it to “All audio
That’s all, folks! After following the above mentioned steps, all the audio will go through your headset.

We hope that we were able to help you, and we’ll be sure to update any other methods if available in the future to do the same. Thanks for reading. Stay tuned.

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