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Questions tagged [audio]

Questions regarding the audio output of an Android device in general, rather than a specific audio topic, like music.

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USB DAC not working with Galaxy S9+ on Android 9

I just got a USB DAC/AMP for my S9+ and I can't get any audio to be sent over USB. Things I've tried: Updating from Android 8.0.0 to Android 9 Confirmed the cable is OTG Used Included OTG adaptor ...
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Can I stream audio between two android devices?

I want to play a video on my phone, via Vimeo and stream the audio in real time to a second android device. Allowing me and another person to watch the same video on my screen but connect their ...
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Disable/pause audio when active playback device changes

Is there a way to enable a system-wide disable/mute switch for audio when the playback device changes (i.e. on an Android phone). Sometimes on the bus, my Bluetooth headset will disconnect from the ...
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How to record High quality audio in android?

I have tried many android application to record voice, but they're quality is not great, often it muffles the sound, as a result of forced noise removal. But surprisingly, the video recorded from the ...
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Android OS (Phoenix OS) restarts when i insert headphone in 3.5mm jack

What I have tried: I have tried USB earphones and mic, both works perfectly, So it should not be Sound/Audio issue in Android. If I keep earphones plugged in during boot, PC shuts down at "...
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How to line in 1/8in cable on Samsung Galaxy 7

So, my end goal is this: I want to take audio input from a 3.5mm audio cable, which is outputting sound, send it through the headphone plug into a phone, and transmit to a pair of bluetooth headphones....
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how can I download lyrics for audio files?

In the past and in others platforms I was used to plays mp3 and downloads txt/lrc lyrics from internet how can I download lyrics for lacally stored mp3 files? The app minilyrics for android is ...
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How to Play Sound from Termux when using Linux?

I have a problem with audio streaming that I can not listen audio from Pulseaudio when using VNC with a Linux Desktop Environment. However it works if I export the audio to XSDL. But the problem is ...
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Play music on Bluetooth speaker and Youtube on internal

I want to play music in the background over my Bluetooth speaker and use my phone at the same time for other apps playing audio (like Youtube) that are supposed to use the phones internal speaker. Is ...
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Audio file opened by itself?

This morning I woke up to the alarm on my phone, as I snoozed it I noticed that the Total Commander player had a notification open, with an audio file open but on hold. When I tapped on play I got ...
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How to change volume balance for headphones?

I am using a Moto Z2 Play, unrooted. One ear is louder than the other and i have discovered thaf it isnt the earbuds. How can I change the volume balance on my earbuds?
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How do I adjust the left/right audio balance of my Android phone?

After testing with multiple earphones and speakers, it appears the right channel is louder than the left. The phone is Vivo Y71 using a SnapDragon 425 Chipset. Are there any sound issues with this ...
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How to prevent loud beeps before alarm rings

Using alarm xtreme on Samsung S8. In the past it didnt happen but recently when the phone wakes up to play the alarm it plays a very loud 3 beeps and then starts the alarm. The alarm is set to start ...
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Disable or change audio ducking (lowering)?

The audio ducking feature seems to let apps decide to lower its volume or pause playback while a notification from another app is playing. Even though this feature is turned on by default, I am ...
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Pause audio when Google maps speaks

iOS has a nice feature, where any audio playing pauses when Google maps starts talking. I was looking for a setting that might do this on my Samsung Galaxy S9+, but I can't find it. Is is possible?
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Nox player sound not working?

I just installed NOx player and at first it's sound was working, I played some games but after some hours as I closed it and restarted it, since then at starting the sound first plays and then in 2 to ...
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Disable vibration/chime when switching sound modes

Is there a way using Tasker or natively in a non-rooted Android (8.0) to stop the quick vibration when switching to vibrate and the chime when switching to ring? Since it happens by simply moving the ...
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Ad Audio Sound Issue

I have turned off media volume but still have any ads with sound blasting at full volume. I don't mind the ads but the volume of ads limit my use of my phone and tablet. In public, a quiet ...
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Pixel 2 repeatedly playing a sound alert without explanation, what does it mean? (Sound included)

My Pixel 2 has gone crazy in the last few days. Maybe related to the latest Android update that I got a few days ago, but I'm not sure. I recognize the sound (I have heard it earlier) but it has ...
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How to install AudioManager in recent years?

Long long ago there was the AudioManager app (developed by Smart Android Apps, LLC) which makes volume management so easy. However, as far as I can remember, that app disappeared in Play Store several ...
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Google Maps audio glitches while playing other audio

I like to listen to audiobooks while I'm driving and so I'll use Audible sometimes in conjunction with Google maps (or even Waze) and the audio glitches horribly. This used to happen to me on my old ...
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Mute SMS audio notification

My phone is kept always on vibrate mode. When the screen is on and I get an SMS I can see the pop up notification and that's fine. Problem is when the screen is off - SMS sender name is read out aloud ...
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How to disable viber in-app sounds

Hi everyone, appreciate your help on this. How can i apply in android the similar viber setting in iphone to disable the in-app sound? Basically i still want to hear the viber notification when my ...
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What is effecting my Android's sound?

Recently, while listening to music and YouTube the volume level fluctuates. It goes from... what I set it to - to 70% lower volume - to back to what I set it to - to 70% lower, on and on and on. ...
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Audio jack quality of s9+

so i do not have super trained ears, i'm not a music expert but i listen to a ton of music, mainly electronic daily through my Sennheiser hd 598 cs, they have a low impedance, how does the audio ...
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Turn your Android phone into a restaurant hearing aid, can't control input and output

Does anyone know how to check (or better yet command) which microphone or speaker the Android phone uses? I'm testing directional microphones and earbuds (without microphones) and I find that the ...
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Recorded audio distorted while playing audio on Samsung devices

I have a REACT app that needs to play audio while recording audio. This works well on all platforms with the exception of Samsung Galaxy devices. These devices have a DSP of some kind that tries to ...
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Routing call audio to HDMI

I have samsung S5 running android marshmallow. I have connected it to my TV via hdmi cable. Whenever I make a whatsapp video call to S5, video is shown on TV but call audio comes only from phone ...
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Audio auto-equalisation mobile app

There are literally dozens of equalization apps on Google's Playstore, yet none seem to take advantage of smartphones' ability to hear to automatically equalise audio and match final analog output to ...
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Occasional No Audio from Phone Calls

Background Samsung Galaxy S4 Phone has been in daily service with the same carrier for 2.5 years using CyanogenMod 11 (KitKat), no issues Phone has been recently updated to SynergyCM13 (Marshmallow) ...
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Android-Studio in VM. Emulator: audio: Failed to create voice `goldfish_audio_in'

Hello, I am trying to setup Android Studio 3.1.3 in a windows 10 x64 pro VM. I have installed Android 6.0 in AVD for ARM EABI architecture on a Pixel. However, when I try to launch the emulator I get ...
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Is phone call quality different depending on the connectivity standard?

I've been trying to figure out how to achieve the best audio quality in phone calls, and part of it is finding out whether GSM, CDMA, LTE or other standards/technologies compress the audio the same ...
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Merging two audios in android

I want to merge two audios in android to add background music to a recorded audio just like many karaoke apps available in the play store like smule sing app.Is there any way to do it
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Default call audio output when connected to bluetooth device for outgoing calls

I am having trouble setting the default call audio output when connected to a bluetooth device (my car) for outgoing calls. Currently, I have to switch manually to bluetooth output for every call I ...
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How to use Bluetooth headphones as only output?

While using phone mic as input. My Bluetooth headphones don't support stereo and mic at the same time so I wondering if I could use phone mic while using Bluetooth headphones. I tried using SoundAbout ...
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Oreo silent for ringtone but loud for app?

I don't really want my phone to make any noise except for: Alarm clock One particular app How do I configure this within Oreo? When I go to: Settings -> Sounds and Vibrations -> Volume if i ...
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How to set two different sound levels for two different sounds played simultaneously from two applications?

I'm using Poweramp Music Player (in the background) to play music, and MX Player (in the foreground) to play videos (video lectures). What I'm looking for is to play music in the background with a ...
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Samsung Galaxy emitting constant beeping sound

My Galaxy (A8) is emitting a constant beeping sound every few seconds. I tried the following, per various online suggestions: Wiping the cache (by entering into recovery mode) Closing all ...
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How to determine what app is playing sounds

Ok so I recently discovered that on phone random sound is played. Like it's from ads but there aren't any on screen. For now I noticed it in only one app, and I don't know when it started since most ...
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Android car head unit plays music from one speaker instead of four

My car head unit runs Android 4.2. There is a default music player on it which is laggy and buggy but plays music from all my 4 speakers in the car. But when I install any other apps like jetaudio, ...
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How do I turn on my Dolby surround virtualizer

I have a ZTE Android with Dolby Audio. And I would like to watch my movies with the surround virtualizer. But I don't know how to turn it on. Or what it actually does.could you please help
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android 8.1 plays random music sporadically and stops after 10 seconds or so

I have an android phone that runs 8.1 and sporadically it will run some random music that I don't know of. It then stops on its own after a few seconds. My browser is turned off, and the phone is on ...
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What is the play sound item is touched setting?

I was looking in settings, and I saw a weird setting option. In "sounds and vibrations " under settings there something know as Play a sound when certain items are touched on the screen Now my ...
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Recording audio jack output [duplicate]

i would like to record the audio coming out of the headphone jack on my Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 Pro Global. Thing is once i connected a 3.5mm headphone cable (one side to my audio jack, and the other to ...
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Microphone only accessible by telephone while audio recorder running

I am unable to record videos because the sound recorder app reserves the microphone, and this is the case on multiple tested phones.But I can still do phone calls. Taking photos is still possible, but ...
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No sound with Media audio via Bluetooth

I have a BT car audio system which worked for both media playback and phone calls with my old Android 4.4 phone (Wiko Sunset). I was able to listen to music via BT, the car would display the Artist/...
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Are there codecs or codec packs?

I have a video without any problem in Windows (with K-Lite Codec Pack, but probably it is not important). I copied it into my smartphone with OS Adroid 5.0.2, and I indeed need some codec/codecs for ...
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Completely disable audio jack as a media output

I bought 3.5 mm. dust plug jack and I'm using its buttons, but Android is considering it as a headphone and always routing the audio to it not the phone speakers nor the Bluetooth. I need to ...
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Is it possible slow down a video while stretching audio in sync but keeping pitch on Android?

On Android, is it possible to slow down videos (MP4s say) to say x0.25, x0.5, x0.75... while ensuring that the audio track is stretched to match the duration of the video (due to slow down), remain in ...
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Cast only audio to Chromecast

I would like to cast Google Play Music from my Pixel 2 to my Chromecast 2 (not Chromecast Audio). I would like to cast it locally from my phone, not from the web, because my Internet connection at ...