Tech content trusted by users in North America and around the world
5,915 Reviews & Articles | 38,109 News Posts

SteelSeries Siberia Full-Size Gaming Headset - Setup and Installation

SteelSeries is a company that gamers respect. Let's take another look at why that is today with the Siberia Special Ed. Red Gaming Headset.

| Headsets in Audio, Sound & Speakers | Posted: Jul 28, 2009 4:20 am
TweakTown Rating: 92%      Manufacturer: SteelSeries

Setup and Installation


Once the headphones themselves are taken out of the box and connected to their extension cable, there really is not a whole lot left to do.


SteelSeries Siberia Red Gaming Headset


All that's remaining is to match your sound card or other audio source you're using to the stereo mini-jack connection provided with the headphones.


Secondly, if applicable, connect the other remaining cable to your microphone connection on your sound card.


SteelSeries Siberia Red Gaming Headset


Once this has been done the next step is to set the master volume for the headphones using their in-line volume control.


When you boot up into your sound card drivers, I would also recommend setting them to 'headphone' in most cases, as your sound card will be able to 'pre-set' itself to perform best when it's told the device to which the audio is being sent out to.


SteelSeries Siberia Red Gaming Headset


Now that the headphones have been connected successfully to your audio device and you have told your device that they're headphones rather than speakers, it's a case of finding some great material to start putting them through their paces.


Related Tags

Further Reading: Read and find more Audio, Sound & Speakers content at our Audio, Sound & Speakers reviews, guides and articles index page.

Do you get our RSS feed? Get It!

Post a Comment about this content

Latest Tech News Posts

View More News Posts

TweakTown Web Poll

Question: Facebook's acquisition of Oculus VR will...

Improve Oculus Rift Development

Hamper Oculus Rift Development

Completely destroy Oculus Rift Development

Let's wait and see, I'm not sure

or View the Results

View More Polls

Forum Activity

View More Forum Posts

Press Releases

View More Press Releases