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Audio popping/crackling on my rift s

kunio18
Level 3
so for some reason i have no idea the sound for my headsets been playing up, it sounds all bitty and scratchy has anyone had this before? im worried that my speakers for it might have broken, the sound in games is scratchy and has bittyness towards sfx
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Umpa_PC
Level 8
What games are they, and have you tried changing the settings in options or in windows mixer ?
Oculus Rift S - Oculus Quest 128GB
MSI trident 3 7RB-200UK Intel Core i5-7400 3 Ghz x2
MSI GTX 1050 Ti (4GB) & MSI Aero GTX 1060 OC (6GB) & MSI Aero GTX 1070 OC 8GB
16 GB RAM x2, 1TB HDD x2, 1TB SSD x2
Windows 10 Home Edition Version 10.0.18363 Build 18363, Oculus version 17, Quest Version 17
Fan Cooling by Zotac FireStorm - AfterBurner cause me problems.

kunio18
Level 3
just vr chat fella, and why would that matter, as was fine before as now its started to play up

Umpa_PC
Level 8
I was thinking if you had some of the sound enhancements on, it could cause distortions with some music thats all.  Mine does it a bit with loud base sounds, but thats because I have boosted the audio.
Oculus Rift S - Oculus Quest 128GB
MSI trident 3 7RB-200UK Intel Core i5-7400 3 Ghz x2
MSI GTX 1050 Ti (4GB) & MSI Aero GTX 1060 OC (6GB) & MSI Aero GTX 1070 OC 8GB
16 GB RAM x2, 1TB HDD x2, 1TB SSD x2
Windows 10 Home Edition Version 10.0.18363 Build 18363, Oculus version 17, Quest Version 17
Fan Cooling by Zotac FireStorm - AfterBurner cause me problems.

kunio18
Level 3
i think its my lead, it might be damageed

Umpa_PC
Level 8

kunio18 said:

i think its my lead, it might be damageed



Yeah could be, does it do it when you move your head ?
Oculus Rift S - Oculus Quest 128GB
MSI trident 3 7RB-200UK Intel Core i5-7400 3 Ghz x2
MSI GTX 1050 Ti (4GB) & MSI Aero GTX 1060 OC (6GB) & MSI Aero GTX 1070 OC 8GB
16 GB RAM x2, 1TB HDD x2, 1TB SSD x2
Windows 10 Home Edition Version 10.0.18363 Build 18363, Oculus version 17, Quest Version 17
Fan Cooling by Zotac FireStorm - AfterBurner cause me problems.

kunio18
Level 3
nah just souned issues man 😞

HwangPL
Level 3
I had similar issues but only with microphone. I reconnected usb and it helped.

kunio18
Level 3
any ideas how to fix this>?
the sounds totally tinny

kunio18
Level 3
ive literally tried everything 😞