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Cannot hear VoIP if someone is standing directly behind you
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Description

Players standing directly behind you cannot be heard over in-game VoIP.

Details

Severity
Block
Resolution
Open
Reproducibility
Always
Operating System
Windows 10 x64
Category
Sound
Steps To Reproduce
  1. Find a player and begin speaking face-to-face
  2. Turn around 180 degrees
  3. Note that you can no longer hear the other player
Additional Information

This is game-breaking and encourages people to use Discord for voice chat.

Event Timeline

Geez changed the task status from New to Need More Info.Nov 15 2018, 4:07 PM
Geez added a subscriber: Geez.

Hello sethxdeath.
Are you using 7.1 or 5.1 headset by any chance?
Regards,
Geez

Geez changed the task status from Need More Info to Reviewed.Nov 16 2018, 10:20 AM

Hello again.
This is a known issue related to the 7.1 and 5.1 headsets and it is scheduled for a fix.
Regards,
Geez

This seems to have been fixed with the last update to the stable branch.