Headset Companion App Info

« Go Back


The PlayStation® Gold and PULSE Elite Wireless Headsets offer access to custom audio modes via the Headset Companion App. These modes have been created for a range of titles and genres and are designed to enhance the audio in your favorite games. To download custom modes as well as create and modify your own audio profiles*, follow these simple steps:

*Personalized EQs are only available on the PlayStation Gold Wireless Headset.

Downloading the App

  1. Go to the PlayStation® Store and search for the free Headset Companion App. You can also find it in the “Apps” section of the store. Once you've found the app, download it.
  2. Once the app has been downloaded, it will live on your home screen on PS4™ and in the Games section of the XMB on PS3.
  3. Plug your headset into your system using the included USB cable.
  4. Select your headset within the Headset Companion App.

Custom Audio Modes:

For the PlayStation Gold Headset:
  1. Choose the mode you would like to download to your headset and press X. You can customize and download your own EQ settings for the PlayStation® Gold Wireless Headset here by selecting one the tiles titled “CUSTOM” and pressing the triangle button.
  2. Press X again to finish the download. The selected mode will now be available on your headset’s setting 2.
For the PULSE Elite Headset:
  • You can select up to six custom audio modes to download to your headset with X.
  • Your active modes will appear in the left column and can be accessed by pressing the “Mode” button on your headset. An audio cue will let you know which audio mode you have selected.
Review on Date 

Related Articles

PlayStation 4 Compatible Headsets

Below is a list of available Headsets that are fully compatible with the PlayStation 4 System. ...

PS VR: Sound or Microphone Issues

PlayStation®VR Sound or Microphone Issues Wireless audio isn’t supported with PlayStation VR. Sou...

PS VR: Blurry or Distorted Picture Issues

If you are experiencing blurry or distorted picture issues on you PS VR, you may need to make some...

Was this Helpful?

Get More Help

Give us a bit more information and we will find results more related to your issue.