A20 Wireless Headset + PS5 Setup Guide

This guide will provide you with all the information you will need to set up your A20 Headset with your PlayStation 5.

Here is the ASTRO equipment you will need to connect:

  • A20 Headset
  • USB Transmitter

Setup Video

Step by Step

Step 1: Make sure your PlayStation 5 system is turned on.

Step 2: Press the USB Transmitter’s multi-function button to enter PlayStation mode. The transmitter light will illuminate blue when you have done so successfully, and will illuminate white when in PC mode.

Step 3: Turn on your A20 Gen 2 Headset.

Step 4: Open the Settings menu on your PlayStation 5.

Step 5: Navigate to Sound menu option.

Step 6: Under Microphone, set the Input Device to USB Headset (Astro A20)

Step 7: Under Audio Output, check to make sure that the Output Device is also set to USB Headset (Astro A20).

Step 8: While in this menu, ensure Output to Headphones is set to All Audio.

Step 9: Close out the menu and start up your favorite game.

Step 10: You’re good to go! Be sure to check in-game options regarding potential player muting or other audio setup, as these features can differ from game to game.

For any additional help, please reach out to our Customer Service team. Thanks for being a part of the ASTRO Family!