wait - I can speak at the Kinect instead of a mic to talk to other players?

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User Info: soysauceman

soysauceman
3 years ago#1
I use Bose headphones that are not a gaming headset so don't have a mic on them. This means that I don't speak to other players. But if I don't buy gaming headphones for next gen I can just wear my Bose ones with X1 and just speak normally and the Kinect will hear me and transmit to other players and I will be able to hear them through my Bose headphones?

User Info: TrickyPony

TrickyPony
3 years ago#2
if you're able to type properly then why do you start other topics as if you just learned English yesterday?

User Info: soysauceman

soysauceman
3 years ago#3
TrickyPony posted...
if you're able to type properly then why do you start other topics as if you just learned English yesterday?


:-/

User Info: ReyGoeZHard

ReyGoeZHard
3 years ago#4
Yes, although the audio quality of your voice might be questionable. The Kinect 2.0 is supposed to have much improved noise cancellation, but only time will tell.
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User Info: soysauceman

soysauceman
3 years ago#5
ReyGoeZHard posted...
Yes, although the audio quality of your voice might be questionable. The Kinect 2.0 is supposed to have much improved noise cancellation, but only time will tell.


that's pretty cool, we will see

User Info: capnhowdy18

capnhowdy18
3 years ago#6
Essentially yes. Your kinect will be the microphone, and their voice will come through the speakers , or in this case your headphones.
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User Info: Troll_Directory

Troll_Directory
3 years ago#7
soysauceman posted...
I use Bose headphones that are not a gaming headset so don't have a mic on them. This means that I don't speak to other players. But if I don't buy gaming headphones for next gen I can just wear my Bose ones with X1 and just speak normally and the Kinect will hear me and transmit to other players and I will be able to hear them through my Bose headphones?
you can absolutely do this. you'll just need to find the correct setting, that plays their voices to your headphones/speakers.

User Info: Ch3wy

Ch3wy
3 years ago#8
TrickyPony posted...
if you're able to type properly then why do you start other topics as if you just learned English yesterday?


y u h8?
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User Info: Orange_Apples

Orange_Apples
3 years ago#9
They originally weren't going to include a headset and were telling people that they can use Kinect 2.0 for voice chat. Once they turned off the mandatory Kinect aspect they had to include the headset.
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