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The adapter used to make Xbox 360 gaming headsets compatible with Xbox One won't come bundled with the console, Microsoft's senior director of product management and planning Albert Penello has confirmed.

"Yes. We will have an adapter that allows current gaming headsets to work," tweeted Penello, before adding: "No [it won't be included with the console,] it's an accessory".

Yesterday, Penello took to Twitter to state that Microsoft is "looking into" the possibility of including a headset in the box with Xbox One.

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How much would you pay to continue using your Xbox 360 headset on Xbox One?

Source: @alberpenello

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Im_Dave_Angel@ cwright111

They were RF If I remember correctly, and these new ones use a dedicated signal to the Kinect to work. I doubt they will work.
Posted 14:47 on 31 July 2013
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cwright111

Wont the wireless headsets for the old console still work through bluetooth or infared or however they worked?
Posted 13:35 on 31 July 2013
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Im_Dave_Angel

I actually got rid of my triton Halo 4 headset when it was announced that they would not be compatible, and then there is another U-Turn.

never mind, I have another set of Turtle Beaches that will work just fine. I would pay upto £10 to connect them to the Xbox One.

If they include a new one, it is proof that they are listening to their prospective customers. On day one of the 360 launch we got a media remote if my memory serves me correctly.
Posted 13:21 on 31 July 2013
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DebugDesign

I think I'd prefer to just get a new headset... Apple did the same thing with the iPhone 5 and the adapter isn't great when using iPod docks. I think eventually I will just have to get a new dock
Posted 13:08 on 31 July 2013
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