Users of Samsung phone need to know the proper way to fix these problems. If your microphone has a problem, you may find it distressing because the problem may have something to do with making phone calls.
But you can fix the problem pretty easily. Your Samsung Note 9 and Note 8 will no longer have these issues.
If the microphone does not work, your device may have a software problem. Sometimes, it may even have a hardware problem. If the issue has something to do with hardware, you may need to find a specialist. In this post, we will provide you with some solutions that can help you fix software issues.
Have you installed third-party apps?
All third party apps are not faulty. But if the app is faulty, it may have something to do with the problem of your device. If you have recently installed a new app, run a test. It will help you know if the app is causing the issue. To do it, remove all third-party apps and get the phone into Safe Mode.
Follow these steps to get your Note 9 and Note 8 into Safe Mode:
- Turn off your device
- 30 seconds after you have turned off your phone, press and hold the power button.
- Let go of the power button when you see Samsung logo.
- Now find the volume and press and hold it.
- When your phone restarts, release the button.
- Then you will see the Safe Mode text.
- Now let go of the volume button and test your microphone.
Give it a break
The microphone can also malfunction when you overuse your smartphone. You can give your phone a break by simply turning it off and removing the SIM card. After a while, insert the SIM card again and restart the phone. In some cases, you can fix the issue in this simple way.
Does your phone have any accessory problem?
Sometimes, Samsung Note 8 and Note 9 have microphone issues when the device has a Bluetooth device connected with the phone. It happens because in this case your phone has to direct the audio in multiple directions. To know if this is the case, simply disconnect the Bluetooth devices. If the problem persists, consider these suggestions:
- If you find any dirt or dirt around the microphone, clean it. The quality of your microphone may improve.
- If none of these approaches work, take your phone to a technician.
In most cases, you can fix software-related problems; but if the problem has something to do with hardware, it is a good idea to take your device to a technician. An experienced technician will be able to fix the problem.