Audio headphone question?

Discussion in 'MacBook Pro' started by gabrielap93, Jun 30, 2011.

  1. gabrielap93 macrumors newbie

    Jun 30, 2011
    Hey guys, I just have a quick question. I bought a macbook pro 15 inch. I also have a Razer Carcharias headset, this headset has both microphone and headphones. Is there any way for me to use the microphone on this headset? I only see the audio jack but not the microphone jack. This might be a really stupid question, sorry if it is, I am fairly new to these macbooks. Thanks, have a nice day!
  2. miles01110 macrumors Core


    Jul 24, 2006
    The Ivory Tower (I'm not coming down)
    Huh? The mic and audio use the same 3.5mm headphone jack.
  3. getz76 macrumors 6502a


    Jun 15, 2009
    Hell, AL
    Plug the microphone plug into the input jack (jack closet to the SD card slot) and the headphone plug into the headphone jack (next to the input jack).

    Go to the System Preferences in the Apple Menu :apple: and select audio and make sure you input and outputs are correct.
  4. davids8477 macrumors 6502

    Jan 4, 2008
    Slightly off topic, but I use my IPHONE headset for SKYPE etc on my MBP. I just plug the single connector into the headphone socket and both mic and headphones work.

    Clearly not for HI FI but it works great for conferences etc.
  5. kappaknight macrumors 68000


    Mar 5, 2009
    Are you sure the computer's native microphone isn't picking up your sound?

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