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11-01-2015, 12:34 AM
Hi all !

First post here so be gentle ^^ ..

Few weeks ago i got myself the Strix 2.0 gaming headset that i like very much. Thx Asus for this great product btw. But i do have a problem with it .. . My fault, i did manage to slam my chair a few times on the splitter cable (this cable) (http://richardtech.net/wp-content/uploads/2015/05/strix-8.jpg?223b08) .. and long story short my mic doesn't work anymore.

So angry about it .. I did manage to unplug the headset and stick it into my samsung mobile just for a mic test and it works... But when i stick it into the splitter cable.. the mic is dead.

So my question is simple .. where can i buy a replacement splitter cable ? Did try the shop but i could not find any. I would much appreciate any help regarding this ...

Thank you in advance and kudos !

11-01-2015, 01:34 AM
Pretty sure any four-pole 3.5mm splitter cable from eBay or Amazon will sort you out mate, they're not a hard piece to source. Good luck!

11-01-2015, 11:00 AM
Thank you juzz86 for the fast reply. What i need is a 3.5mm Stereo Female to 2-male Y-splitter audio cable. And yes i did manage to find some on amazon or ebay ... Even a 6ft one .. yet not gold plated nor braided :( ... Guess that's why i asked to where i can find an original.

PS: Is there any difference between them? I knew some of them where optimized for smartphones (as the one i got in the box with my headset, for old mobile phones.. fact is that they look the same.. gah!)

11-03-2015, 12:00 PM
Sorry for the long wait mate, my notifications aren't working.

There are different female connectors based on what you're plugging into. An iPhone uses a different set of poles than most other things.

A regular eBay one will do you fine, as long as you don't get one for an iPhone. And I wouldn't stress about the gold plating and braid - on an extender they're just gimmicks. Good luck with the search!