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StarTech3.5mm Combo Jack Splitter
 
4.6

(based on 16 reviews)

Ratings Distribution

  • 5 Stars

     

    (12)

  • 4 Stars

     

    (3)

  • 3 Stars

     

    (0)

  • 2 Stars

     

    (1)

  • 1 Stars

     

    (0)

91%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Durable construction (4)
  • Highly compatible (4)
  • Strong connection points (4)

Cons

No Cons

Best Uses

  • Computer equipment (7)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Quality oriented (6), Budget shopper (3)
    • Primary use:
    • Personal (6), Business (4)
    • Computer Platform:
    • PC (7), Other (4)

Most Liked Positive Review

 

Worked perfectly

We bought our son a Turtle Beach headset to use with a Dell laptop. Dell tends to use proprietary connections for things and parts. One of them was the use of a common...Read complete review

We bought our son a Turtle Beach headset to use with a Dell laptop. Dell tends to use proprietary connections for things and parts. One of them was the use of a common headset&microphone jack rather than two separate jacks. The gaming headset has two separate plugs. This handy little adaptor worked perfectly and the Christmas gift we got him now works great. B&H also had the best price for this product and shipped immediately.

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Most Liked Negative Review

 

Disappointed

I ordered two for use with my iPhone in the car, and neither one has a good connection - one channel goes out often, and for some reason the interference causes Siri to keep...Read complete review

I ordered two for use with my iPhone in the car, and neither one has a good connection - one channel goes out often, and for some reason the interference causes Siri to keep asking me what I want. When it works the sound quality is fine, but the least little jiggle causes crackles and static. Wish it worked, I really needed it.

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5.0

Nice Laptop Mic and Headphone spliter

By Jeff / KI0KB

from Greeley, Colorado

About Me Tech Savvy

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Easy To Set Up

Cons

    Best Uses

      Comments about StarTech 3.5mm Combo Jack Splitter:

      Works nice to split a combo laptop single mic and headphone jack into two separate ports. Ports are clearly labeled as to which is the mic input and which is the headphone input. Simple but functional.

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      5.0

      This thing saves lives

      By bk

      from New york, ca

      About Me Avid Gamer, Multimedia Professional, Technically Challenged, Tech Savvy

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Easy To Set Up
      • Never Freezes
      • Versatile

      Cons

      • Too Cool

      Best Uses

      • Dorm Room
      • Gaming
      • Home
      • Multimedia
      • Office

      Comments about StarTech 3.5mm Combo Jack Splitter:

      When I graduated law school, my parents knew exactly what to get me for a present. All my adult life I wanted nothing but a 3.5mm combo jack splitter that can split my microphone headset combo into 2 channels. Once I got it I plugged them into my computer and spammed dank memes into the chat all day.

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      5.0

      This Is Amazing

      By Nino_1331

      from United States

      Comments about StarTech 3.5mm Combo Jack Splitter:

      The audio quality is amazing. It does what it needs to do.

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      5.0

      Mic/audio adapter

      By artgobeach

      from Brooksville Fl

      About Me Value Oriented

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Durable construction
      • Highly Compatible
      • Improves Performance
      • Strong Connection Points

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Computer Equipment

        Comments about StarTech 3.5mm Combo Jack Splitter:

        works perfect

        • Primary use:
        • Personal
        • Computer Platform:
        • PC

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        4.0

        fine

        By duxomnium

        from Middlebury, Vt

        About Me Quality Oriented

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Durable construction

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Computer Equipment

          Comments about StarTech 3.5mm Combo Jack Splitter:

          I ordered this when the manufacturer of my malfunctioning computer told me it would solve my audio problems. They were wrong (not for the first time!) They were out of stock, so I ordered it from B and H for a bit more than half the price of my computer manufacture. B and H warned me it was unlikely to solve my problems. They were right, but I ordered it to take the chance. I'll probably find a use for it sooner or later. So five stars for B and H service; three stars for the item since it probably works just fine if used properly.

          • Computer Platform:
          • PC

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          5.0

          Works great with Samsung S5

          By CopyKatnj

          from Rockaway Twsp, NJ

          About Me Quality Oriented

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Highly Compatible
          • Improves Performance
          • Strong Connection Points

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Computer Equipment

            Comments about StarTech 3.5mm Combo Jack Splitter:

            Well made and works perfectly with my Galaxy S5 phone and headphones. The phone's headphone connector is a headphone and mic connector. By using this splitter I can now listen with my headphones in full stereo.

            • Primary use:
            • Personal
            • Computer Platform:
            • PC

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            2.0

            Disappointed

            By LouJersey

            from Matawan, New Jersey

            About Me Quality Oriented

            Verified Reviewer

            Pros

              Cons

              • Unreliable
              • Weak Connection Points

              Best Uses

                Comments about StarTech 3.5mm Combo Jack Splitter:

                I ordered two for use with my iPhone in the car, and neither one has a good connection - one channel goes out often, and for some reason the interference causes Siri to keep asking me what I want. When it works the sound quality is fine, but the least little jiggle causes crackles and static. Wish it worked, I really needed it.

                • Primary use:
                • Personal
                • Computer Platform:
                • Other

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                5.0

                Just What I Needed

                By jysubs

                from Mahwah NJ

                About Me Quality Oriented

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Durable construction
                • Highly Compatible
                • Reliable
                • Strong Connection Points

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Computer Equipment

                  Comments about StarTech 3.5mm Combo Jack Splitter:

                  Needed this for several new laptops, including some Lenovos and HPs, which came with a single audio port. This splitter is small and sturdy and works just fine. I've already bought 5 of them.

                  • Primary use:
                  • Business
                  • Computer Platform:
                  • PC

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                  5.0

                  Does the job without the high price

                  By Drew the Drummer

                  from Springfield, MA

                  About Me Value Oriented

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Economical
                  • Highly Compatible
                  • Strong Connection Points

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Computer Equipment

                    Comments about StarTech 3.5mm Combo Jack Splitter:

                    We compared this to the option offered by Sennheiser and it was less than half the price. It does the job perfectly.

                    • Primary use:
                    • Personal
                    • Computer Platform:
                    • PC

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                    5.0

                    TRRS jack splitter

                    By Dale

                    from Orlando, FL

                    Verified Buyer

                    Comments about StarTech 3.5mm Combo Jack Splitter:

                    Works as described. Arrived on time.

                    • Primary use:
                    • Business
                    • Computer Platform:
                    • Other

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                    5.0

                    great!

                    By Miclevine

                    from Atlanta

                    Verified Buyer

                    Comments about StarTech 3.5mm Combo Jack Splitter:

                    works as expected - fast shipping

                    • Primary use:
                    • Business
                    • Computer Platform:
                    • Other

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                    5.0

                    Worked perfectly

                    By Mike

                    from Waco, TX

                    About Me Quality Oriented

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                      Cons

                        Best Uses

                        • Computer Equipment

                        Comments about StarTech 3.5mm Combo Jack Splitter:

                        We bought our son a Turtle Beach headset to use with a Dell laptop. Dell tends to use proprietary connections for things and parts. One of them was the use of a common headset&microphone jack rather than two separate jacks. The gaming headset has two separate plugs. This handy little adaptor worked perfectly and the Christmas gift we got him now works great. B&H also had the best price for this product and shipped immediately.

                        • Primary use:
                        • Personal
                        • Computer Platform:
                        • PC

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                        5.0

                        Very good

                        By vice

                        from New york

                        Comments about StarTech 3.5mm Combo Jack Splitter:

                        Works very good for my pc headset

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                        (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                         
                        4.0

                        Affordable, solid solution

                        By Stormy Productions

                        from Yuma, CO

                        About Me Value Oriented

                        Verified Buyer

                        Pros

                        • Reliable

                        Cons

                          Best Uses

                            Comments about StarTech 3.5mm Combo Jack Splitter:

                            I have been recording audio at conferences with my laptop for years. Now with this little adapter I am able to capture audio both on my Samsung S3 and my Tab 2. The only reason I didn't give it 5 stars is because it can only accept a line level input. If this had some kind of impedence matching it would be perfect. I suppose there are more expensive products out there that do the trick, but for under $9 its a great deal.

                            • Primary use:
                            • Business
                            • Computer Platform:
                            • Other

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                            4.0

                            Works as advertised

                            By Nocturnal Geek

                            from Columbus, OH

                            About Me Quality Oriented

                            Verified Buyer

                            Pros

                            • Durable construction
                            • inexpensive

                            Cons

                            • Gold Plating Would Improv

                            Best Uses

                            • Computer Equipment

                            Comments about StarTech 3.5mm Combo Jack Splitter:

                            The StarTech MUYHSMFF was purchased b/c the Steelseries gaming headset received for Christmas had two connectors (one for the earpieces and one for the mic), but my HP W520 laptop had a single combined 4-contact connector for the mic/speakers. It was received in good time (even over Christmas with "saver" shipping) from B&H Photo, and has done the job it is supposed to for the 2 weeks I've had it. It does not get a "5" b/c there is slight static if the plug is inadvertently twisted or jostled during use - this indicates a better contact coating could have been used, but it is as good as could be expected for $[$]. Before the adapter, only the integrated mic could be used; those listening say the sound is now much better (though that's a function of the mic, more than the adapter).Note - there are only a couple of these on the market. The other comes from China (I'm in US), and cost as much.

                            • Primary use:
                            • Personal
                            • Computer Platform:
                            • PC

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                            5.0

                            Excellent

                            By Rich

                            from Minnesota

                            Verified Buyer

                            Comments about StarTech 3.5mm Combo Jack Splitter:

                            Fast delivery, quick turn-around. This splitter makes it possible to use regular 3.5mm headphones with my Samsung Galaxy S4, which has the headphone/mic combo jack.

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