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Looking to use my monitor for PS3, but how do you get the audio?

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2 years ago#1
There's no AUX or headphone jack in it. Is there some kind of adapter I should be looking for?
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2 years ago#2
HDMI transmits audio along with video, so get a monitor with built in speakers.
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2 years ago#3
Plug in the standard Y/W/R cables into the PS3, get a Y cable from monoprice, and plug your computer speakers into that.

http://www.monoprice.com/Product/?c_id=104&cp_id=10429&cs_id=1042902&p_id=7190&seq=1&format=4#feedback

In the PS3 settings, set the audio output to analog or whatever they call it.
2 years ago#4
Golden Maven posted...
Plug in the standard Y/W/R cables into the PS3, get a Y cable from monoprice, and plug your computer speakers into that.

http://www.monoprice.com/Product/?c_id=104&cp_id=10429&cs_id=1042902&p_id=7190&seq=1&format=4#feedback

In the PS3 settings, set the audio output to analog or whatever they call it.


But the display would be in standard format and not high def...
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2 years ago#5
You use the HDMI cable for the display.

Video -> HDMI
Audio -> Red and White cable
2 years ago#6
What if I want to use headphones? I have a logitech headset but its only powered through USB.
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2 years ago#7
Quote:What if I want to use headphones? I have a logitech headset but its only powered through USB.
@MrMonkhouse

Plug it into ps3

Not sure if its just for voice chat or both
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2 years ago#8
This is what I do for my setup :

1. Buy a AV switchbox from a electronic store.
2. Plug your HDMI cable from your PS3 to your monitor for display.
3. Plug your computer audio in to the switch box, you will need a adapter for this unless your PC speakers came with this.
4. Plug your PS3 AV cables in to the switch box.
5. Setup audio in your PS3 settings for Audio to AV.
6. Flip the switch to alternate between PC or PS3 sound.
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