Solution ID: 53775
Sound Blaster Gaming Headsets - Sony PlayStation 4(PS4™): Compatibility Chart

Sound Blaster Gaming Headsets - Sony PlayStation 4 (PS4™): Compatibility Chart
Keywords/key phrases: sound blaster gaming headsets usage with sony playstation 4, creative gaming headsets compatibility with ps4, analog and usb connection, game and chat audio, bluetooth compatible

Summary:

  • Applicable To: Sound BlasterX P5, Sound BlasterX H3, Sound BlasterX H5, Sound BlasterX H7, Sound Blaster EVO ZxR, Sound Blaster EVO Zx, Sound Blaster EVO Wireless, Sound Blaster EVO USB, Sound Blaster Tactic3D Fury, Sound Blaster Tactic3D Rage USB, Sound Blaster Tactic3D Rage USB V2.0, Sound Blaster Tactic3D Rage Wireless, Sound Blaster Tactic3D Rage Wireless V2.0, Sound Blaster Recon3D Omega Wireless, Creative SB Inferno, Sound Blaster Tactic3D Omega Wireless, Sound Blaster Tactic3D Alpha, Sound Blaster Tactic3D Sigma.

Gaming Headsets:
Analog Connection
Optical
USB
Game Audio
Chat Audio
Remarks
Sound BlasterX P5
(4-Pole), Connection To Dual Shock 4 Controller Port

Yes

Yes
- Connect the audio jack to the PS4 controller slowly for the microphone to work.
Sound BlasterX H3
(4-Pole), Connection To Dual Shock 4 Controller Port
Yes
Yes
-
Sound BlasterX H5 /
Sound BlasterX H5 Valencia CF Edition
(4-Pole), Connection To Dual Shock 4 Controller Port
Yes
Yes
-
Sound BlasterX H7
(4-Pole), Connection To Dual Shock 4 Controller Port
Yes
Yes
- Load the PS4 profile into the USB audio device using the X-Plus Configurator for better compatibility.
Analog Connection
Optical
USB
Game Audio
Chat Audio
Remarks
Sound Blaster Tactic3D Omega Wireless

Yes

Yes
- Set BaseStation to Console mode & power via USB
- Connect analog in from TV headphone out (3 pole cable to be purchase separately)
- Set PS4 Audio to Chat Only
Sound Blaster Recon3D Omega Wireless
Yes; Dolby 5.1
Yes
- Power on via USB
- Set Recon3D to PS3 mode
- Set PS4 to SPDIF Out
- Set PS4 Audio to Chat Only

- Gaming audio can be muted with the mute button on the Recon3D USB
Sound Blaster Recon3D (no headset)
Yes; Dolby 5.1
Yes
- Power on via USB
- Set Recon3D to PS3 mode
- Set PS4 to SPDIF Out
- Set PS4 Audio to Chat Only
- Gaming audio can be muted with the mute button on the Recon3D USB
Analog Connection
Optical
USB
Game Audio
Chat Audio
Remarks
Sound Blaster EVO ZxR
(4-Pole), Connection To Dual Shock 4 Controller Port
Yes
Yes
Sound Blaster EVO Zx
(4-Pole), Connection To Dual Shock 4 Controller Port

Yes
Yes
Sound Blaster EVO Wireless
(4-Pole), Connection To Dual Shock 4 Controller Port
Yes
Yes
Sound Blaster EVO USB
(4-Pole), Connection To Dual Shock 4 Controller Port
Yes
Yes
Analog Connection
Optical
USB
Game Audio
Chat Audio
Remarks
Sound Blaster Tactic3D Rage USB
Yes
Yes
- Applicable to both original and V2.0
Sound Blaster Tactic3D Rage Wireless
  ✗
Yes
Yes
- Applicable to both original and V2.0
Sound Blaster Tactic3D Fury
Yes
Yes
-
Creative SB Inferno
(4-Pole), Connection To Dual Shock 4 Controller Port
Yes
Yes
-
Analog Connection
Optical
USB
Game Audio
Chat Audio
Remarks
Sound Blaster Tactic3D Alpha
(4-Pole), Connection To Dual Shock 4 Controller Port
Yes
Yes
A 3-pole headset port to 4-pole jack adapter is required.
Sound Blaster Tactic3D Sigma
(4-Pole), Connection To Dual Shock 4 Controller Port
Yes
Yes
A 3-pole headset port to 4-pole jack adapter is required.

Last Updated: July 8, 2016
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