Recon Chat For PS4 - PlayStation Setup

This article details the best way to set your Recon Chat for PS4 headset up for use with a PS4 or PS5 console.


If you have a PS4/PS4 Pro console, please do the following.


  1. Go to Settings >> Devices >> Audio Devices.
      • Set Input & Output Devices to Headset Connected to Controller.
      • Set Output to Headphones to Chat Audio.
      • Set Volume Control (Headphones) level to Maximum.
  2. Select Adjust Microphone Level and follow the on-screen instructions to calibrate your microphone.


If you instead have a PS5 console, please do the following.

  1. Plug the headset into the aux port in the DualSense controller. Once you do this, the microphone function will automatically switch from the controller’s integrated mic to your headset.
  2. Go to Settings >> Sound >> Audio Output >> Output Device
      • Select Headset Connected To Controller for Output Device
      • Set Output to Headphones to All Audio
  3. Go to Settings >> Sound >> Volume >> Headphones
      • Set Volume Control (headphones) level to Maximum
  4. Adjust your microphone levels by going to Settings >> Sound >> Microphone >> Adjust Mic Level >> Microphone Level

*As desired, you can enable the 3D Audio function to enhance the audio through your headset. Then, go to Adjust 3D Audio Profile to select the best profile option for your game.