How to Hook a Wireless Headphone to a DirectTV Receiver Box

By Greyson Ferguson

Wireless headphones are designed to receive wireless signals from an external device, such as a television, computer or even a media player. These headphones have a wireless transmitter that sends the audio signal to the headphones. This transmitter connects to any device that creates audio, making it possible to directly listen to a DirecTV satellite receiver box on your wireless headphones.

Things You'll Need

  • RCA to 3.5mm adapter
  • Wireless transmitter

Step 1

Plug the RCA ends of the adapter into the "Audio Out" ports on the back end of the DirecTV satellite receiver.

Step 2

Plug the wireless transmitter into the 3.5mm end of the adapter.

Step 3

Power on the wireless transmitter and the wireless headphones.

Step 4

Turn on the DirecTV satellite receiver. The audio from the receiver will now play on the connected headphones.