What devices can I hook up my Bluetooth X Rocker®?
Bluetooth enabled chairs are compatible with Bluetooth enabled mobile devices like phones, tablets and some computers. Your chair will work with standard gaming consoles but not in Bluetooth audio mode. Bluetooth gaming consoles use bluetooth for controllers and not the audio. Just follow our “wired” audio setup or optional HDMI converter setup for televisions/monitors with only HDMI connections.
How do I hook my chair to my gaming console?
X Rockers are designed to operate through your television or monitor audio. You can find specific hook up information at our support/manuals page in either “connection guides” or “manuals section”. You can use an USB converter or HDMI converter (optional, not included) if you wish to connect to your gaming console direct.
Where do I find the model number or product number?
The model number can be found in two places. A) It is the last five digits of the barcode, located on a tag, on the back of the chair. B) It is located on the cover of the owner’s manual, towards the bottom and preceded by the following. “Have this number ready when calling customer support.”
My television does not have RCA connections, only HDMI. How do I hook up my chair?
If your television only has HDMI connections you will need to purchase an HDMI converter. We have an HDMI converter connection guide on the X Rocker® support page.
Regarding our wireless models . . . What does “wireless” mean?
Wireless -capable game chairs are designed and built for users who wish to eliminate the need for audio cables that run from chair to TV, game system, etc. *Please Note: A) wireless models can still be hard-wired, if needed. B) All our models (including “wireless” ones) derive their power from a power adapter that runs from chair to power outlet.
If I purchase a wireless model chair, do I also have to purchase the wireless kit?
No. A wireless model chair comes with all the necessary components to enable the wireless feature.
What is included in one wireless kit (retrofit kit)?
One receiver, one transmitter and a set of applicable (standard) RCA audio cables.
How do I prevent frequency-bleeding in a room full of wireless game chairs?
It may be possible to encase a chair’s transmitter in a metal box, directing it’s beam to the intended chair through the box’s open end.
Will one TX box (transmitter) send sound to multiple chairs?
Yes. The band frequency (1, 2 or 3) on the chairs must be the same as the frequency on the TX box.
Does a power adapter for TX Box (transmitter) come with the chair?
Where do I find a power adapter for the TX Box (transmitter)?
X-Rocker (Ace Bayou) does not carry and/or sell this adapter. Typically, electronics stores such as Radio Shack carry them.
What specs do I need to know when shopping for a power adapter for the TX Box (transmitter)?
Look for a power adapter with an electrical output that is DC 3V/ between 1000 and 2000mA.
When my chair is in use, will sound also come from the TV, surround-sound, etc?
No. Sound will only come from the chair.
Will using my X-Rocker empower me to dominate the video-game universe?
What is the seat height on our pedestal-mounted game chairs?
Approximately 18 inches off the floor.
Is the seat-height on a pedestal-mounted chair adjustable?
On average, how far off the ground is the seat of a floor-rocker?
Approximately, 8.5 inches.
What is the weight limit on our chairs?
The recommended maximum weight limit for our floor-rockers is 275 lbs. Pedestal-mounted: 275 lbs. Recliners: 400.
Can my floor-rocker be converted to a pedestal mounted game chair?
No. A floor-rocker is not engineered to sit on the mounting components.
Can my pedestal-mounted chair be converted to a floor-rocker?
The mounting components on some of our chairs can be removed, enabling the chair to sit and rock on the floor.
Which devices are compatible with our game chairs?
Any device that is capable of emitting and/or redirecting sound via standard RCA audio cables. These include (but are not limited to) televisions, all game system makes and models, DVD players, MP3 players, hand-held gaming devices and smart phones.
How do I change-out my chair’s control panel?
Step 1: Remove the screws that hold in the panel. Step 2: Pull the panel out of the chair. Step 3: Remove/ unclip the sets of wires clipped into the back of the panel. (If hardened adhesive is present, simply pry off.) Step 4: Plug/ clip the sets of wires into the new panel. Step 5: Slide new panel back into chair. Step 6: Insert screws back into the panel.
Can I use a game-play head-set with your chairs?
Typically, yes. For more detailed instructions/ information, please contact the head-set manufacturer.
I am in the United Kingdom, how do I get help with my chair?
What is the polarity of the game chair’s adapter?
The power adapter required by the chair is positive-tipped.
Will my fellow game-players, who do not own X-Rockers, attempt to dethrone the KING?
. . . Possibly
What is the technology used to create the vibration feature (on various models)?
Unlike a rumble-pack that is commonly found in game system controllers, the X-Rocker’s vibration feature is the result of combining volume, bass and a vibratory mechanism.
Can I get a personalized/ custom-made chair?
Currently, we are not offering this option.