I know this isn't a normal topic for this blog, but after helping a fellow player on a private Battlefield 5 forum I wanted to share the fix with the broader internet.
Basically, if you have any of these in-game issues with in-squad VoIP:
- No sound at all
- Lots of static
- Low volume
- Sound coming from the wrong speakers
There’s a strong chance the issue is that your default communications device is not set to the right device in Windows’ audio settings:
I can’t guarantee this will fix all squad chat problems in BF5, but hopefully it helps you 😉