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PRESONUS AUDIOBOX iTWO: Double Jack w/Headphones + Apple earphones?

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asked Sep 13 in AudioBox USB by christophercuadros (170 points)
Hey guys,

Just curious to know, I've got my presonus audiobox iTWO and I've got a double check to hook up 2 pairs of headphones into the one little outlet that's all fine. My audio technica m50x headphones are going into one side and I tried to put my iPhone's earphones in the other one and it can't be heard. the jack I have is a Y cable 1/4 in TRS to Dual 3.5mm TRSF if that means anything..

Is this because they aren't headphones?

Please let me know

Thanks

Chris

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answered Sep 13 by AlexTinsley (731,220 points)
 
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To hook up multiple headphones to your interface (or any single headphone output) you will need to use a Headphone Distribution Amplifier, we make 2 models, the HP4 and the HP60. Using a Y-Adapter will not get you the gain you need to hear it properly in both headphones. 

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