Why is my Fortnite making a static noise?
It could perhaps just be a faulty connection. To make sure of this, we would suggest that you check the port that you have the headset connected to (if not using wireless). Sometimes, it can be something as small as a little bit of dust or dirt in there that can cause all these problems.
Why is my audio making a static noise?
Auxiliary Port Issues
Another issue that can occur is that the audio port of your playback device is the one causing the static noise. This usually happens when the inside of the auxiliary port of the device is dirty and oxidized which affects the quality of audio of your headphones.
Is Fortnite having issues with sound?
Some players have reported issues with the sound not working in Fortnite on Xbox. Some say they have no audio, while others have problems with lag or the sound cutting out or popping. Complaints about this sound glitch are widespread enough that we can assume a recent update caused the issue.
Why does my Fortnite sound like underwater?
Member. Under your mixer settings click on the gear icon and reset it to default speakers. Then go into settings and Audio and find the channels field and change it to mono. See if that helps.