Elite 800 - PS4/PS4 Pro Setup

Please follow the instructions below to get your Elite 800 headset set up for use with a PS4 or PS4 Pro console.

**PLEASE NOTE: Remove the clear plastic caps form the ends of the Digital Optical Cable before connecting.**

  1. Connect the USB end of the USB Transmitter Cable to a USB Port on the game console.
  2. Connect the micro-USB end of the USB Transmitter Cable to the main USB port on the Transmitter.
    **NOTE: Do not use the USB Port labelled "PROGRAM ONLY".**
  3. Connect the Digital Optical Cable from the Digital Out port of the game console to the Digital In port of the Transmitter.

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Once the headset and transmitter are connected, you'll need to configure the settings, as follows:

1. In the PS4 menu, go to Settings >> Sound and Screen >> Audio Output Settings >> Primary Output Port >> Digital Out (OPTICAL).

  • Make sure ONLY Dolby Digital 5.1 ch. is selected.
    • NOTE: Do not select DTS. Which the Elite 800 headset features DTS Headphone:X surround sound, the system requires a Dolby Digital input signal.

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2. Go to Settings >> Sound and Screen >> Audio Output Settings >> Audio Format (Priority).

  • Select Bitstream (Dolby).

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3. Go to Settings >> Devices >> Audio Devices.

  • Select USB Headset (Turtle Beach Elite 800 Chat) for Input & Output Device
  • Set Output to Headphones to Chat Audio
  • Set Volume Control (Headphones) level to maximum

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4. Go to Settings >> Devices >> Audio Devices >> Headset and Headphones >> Microphone Level.

  • Follow the on-screen instructions to calibrate your microphone.

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