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trouble with fiio e5

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hi, im having a bit of trouble with my new fiio e5 i just bought. i hooked it up to my astro mixamp to play with my xbox 360. everything seems to work perfectly fine, but for some reason the mic on my headset doesnt work with it. i can see that the mic is registering as on when i play cod: black ops, but when i talk into the mic, no voice whatsoever. is this supposed to normally happen with the e5? im using turtle beach hpx's with my mixamp, and the mic works perfectly fine without the e5. did i miss a wire hookup somewhere, or is there perhaps some easy fix to this to get my mic to work?
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I think the fiio is just a headphone amp, and doesn't support the mic.
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