Questions tagged [audio-recording]

For questions on recording "audio" (music and the like) with your Android device. Please note there are separate tags for 'voice-recording' (a la dictaphone) and 'call-recording' (recording both sides of an ongoing call).

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Garageband equivalent for Android? [closed]

I am thinking about getting an iPad 2 just so I can record music on Garageband, provided I find a way to input a USB mic. Anyways, I am admittedly a Google and Android fan and would much rather go ...
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Is there a way to record internal audio?

I have Amazon Kindle (I don't have a USB cable, so I can't root the Kindle). I also have online lectures. For some reasons, my Kindle can stream faster than on my PC. Now, I want to record the audio ...
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Is there a way to mirror my screen to a PC with sound?

I just want to make app reviews in video. Some of these app's eventually will be games, so if I can mirror video to my PC and capture the audio at the same time it would be great. So, my question is : ...
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How to record FM radio

Is there an app which can record audio (to mp3) from the FM radio (NOT internet-radio). I want to record some shows while listening to the radio and store them in my SD memory card but I can't seem ...
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You device does not support VoIP call recording

I own a stock OnePlus 3 device which is on android 7.1.1. I've not changed anything in the device! Everything is stock. I recently install an app called CUBE Acr to record viber and messenger calls. ...
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What audio file formats does WhatsApp support? [closed]

What audio file formats does WhatsApp officially support? I have not found this information on the WhatsApp website...
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Galaxy S4 “sound and shot” feature - extract sound

The Galaxy S4 has a neat feature called "sound and shot" (maybe "sound & shot"?). It will let you record up to 9 seconds of sound with a picture. However, I want just the sound out of a picture ...
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Is it possible to get my headset to initiate a recording app and record my voice?

I have a set of Sony headphones with a single button and microphone. I also have a Samsung SC-04F running Android 5.0, unrooted. I want to be able to press the button on my headset once and record my ...
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How Can You Change Which Microphone Is Used During Calls?

My LG G4 phone's main microphone is broken but it's secondary microphone is working. That is, during ordinary calls or voice recordings, the microphone doesn't pick up any sound (completely dead) but ...
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Can I attach a USB mic to any Android phone?

Can I attach a USB mic to any Android phone? Which one? I am asking since I need to be able to shoot video with sound clear of noise. Hence, I need the phone to shoot good video quality as well(...
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How to enable USB “Audio Source” option on Android 9+?

A lot of screenshots in the Internet mention a 'audio source' USB configuration for Android. For example, this one from Google: However, I cannot see this option with my SM-A510F with Android 9 (...
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HTC One X - recording filters high frequencies

I've got an HTC One X, on which I'm trying to record uncompressed WAV audio. In particular, I'm interested in a 13.5 kHz sound. Other Android devices pick up that frequency easily, and so do iOS ...
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How can I record sound before outputting?

I have some apps that I want to record the output sounds locally before outputting to speaker, Bluetooth or any other output. So I get clean unadulterated audio, before any audio output mods. My ...
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external mic plugged in + bluetooth

Hopefully someone can help me. I have a Samsung Galaxy Note II and I want to record with my external mic (rode smartlav+) but still listen to all audio from my phone via bluetooth. (Sena 20s). For ...
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Does any app allow schedule voice record except Cinixsoft recorder? [closed]

I have installed cinixsoft. It can schedule time recording. However, it will randomly stop and then resume. For example, a 2 hour record may cut into 15 mins, 40 mins, 20 mins, 40 min etc. During ...
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keep recording audio even if camera takes photo

How can I take a photo without having to restart recording audio? I have a lecturer who's handwriting on the board must be deciphered after class, but I don't want to bring two devices to class, one ...
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How to change default microphone input at Android devices?

I have an android box (not tv box) that doesn't have a built-in camera or mic. I have connected Logitech c920 webcam via an USB port. (The android box: supports OTG port and jack 3,5 but I want to ...
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Sending audio from phone to computer

I'm trying to record audio played by a phone by routing it through a computer running Windows 7. Specifically, I want to record voicemails playing from a Galaxy Note 4, which I was trying to do by ...
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How to disable the auto gain control in android phone?

Audio recording quality in Redme note 4 (sdk) is very low. Voice get clear for the first second and then lower down its volume automatically. How to cop up this issue.
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How to bypass restrictions on (system) internal sound recording, rooted 4.4.4 android

I have installed an app called "SCR Pro", it allows to record android screen as video with internal sound, or microphone, or mute. With youtube as example, it can record video with internal sound and ...
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How can I record game audio with screen without using microphone?

I found so many apps which can record screen on my android device. Some of them can record audio and video at the same time, but only when I turned on the "Record with microphone" option. That's not ...
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How to record a game music in Android? [duplicate]

I failed to find the background soundtracks for some Android games, so I thought I could just record their music when the game is active but I don't seem to have any solution to do so. I first ...
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One-tap audio note file that sends to email [closed]

It often happens that I want to take a quick note to self when I have my phone, so I won't forget something, but I want to do it as quickly as possible because I'm in the middle of something else. ...
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How can I record video with lossless audio?

The stock video recording app has some preset lossy compression audio setting and I can't find an option to adjust it. I don't like that "tin foil" sound, due to the compression. Is there a way to ...
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Recording digital audio with Android

I am unable to record digital audio (e.g. from a computer or another phone) with my Android device. I have plugged in a TRRS audio and mic splitter and plugged that into my phone, and used a male-to-...
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Guitar recording on Android?

I've tried to plug my electric guitar into Toshiba Thrive tablet and record some music using the default Sound Recorder app. I found that the tablet recorded sounds as if the guitar is not attached ...
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How to grant an app a permission that isn't in its manifest for audio recording?

Non rooted Moto G6 Play running Android 9. I'm using Termux and would like to use Sox's rec command to record audio from the terminal. Unfortunately, since Termux doesn't request the mic permission, ...
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How to record a short audio clip as quickly as possible

I'm trying to figure out a combination of apps/settings that will allow me to record a short audio clip (think reminder note) in as few taps as possible. At the moment I am using the standard voice ...
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What microphone can I attach via the 3.5mm audio jack @ Samsung Galaxy S4?

I need to attach an external microphone to my phone. Can I do this via the 3.5mm jack on my Samsung Galaxy S4? What kind of microphone would it be?
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Galaxy Note 4 muffling external mics

I just got a refurbished Samsung Galaxy Note 4 to replace a dead Note II. When compared with the Note II, it is giving me terrible audio quality for voice recordings done with headset mics — there is ...
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Recover non-sent Voice Note on WhatsApp

I need to recover a non-sent audio on WhatsApp. I was keeping my phone hidden so the person threatening me wouldn't know I was recording and when I took my phone off my pocket, I accidentally clicked ...
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Apps not recognizing Bluetooth presence (especially the mic)

I have a good BT headset. It pairs without issue to my phone which has stock Android 7.0. Audio plays fine through the BT headset but for some reason the mic function is not properly recognized. I ...
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Is there a way to change the default mic source system-wide on Android?

I have a bluetooth mic (that can act also as earphones) that I would like to use for recording video from various apps. Most apps don't have an option for using a bluetooth mic source and only use the ...
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Can a device running Android OS record a stereo audio source?

This question is very old. Time to ask again, because hardware and software changes. The question is simple. What have I tried? Searched here. Dead links. Read up on OTG. Got a Roland Go Mixer. ...
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Redirect speaker output to microphone

I want to redirect speaker output of Android mobile to microphone, just like this person did it on Ubuntu https://askubuntu.com/questions/283687/redirect-speaker-output-to-microphone How can I do it?...
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Record Speaker-Out Sound (not microphone) [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: Is there an app for android that will record sound coming from the speakers, like audacity does on the computer? Is there a way to record sound output in android. Some sort of ...
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How can I record internal audio?

When I try use recording apps to record audio that comes from another app they don't work - actually the recording doesn't start at all. so how can i record this audio output? I am looking for a ...
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Capturing internal Audio without loss

Is there a way to capture the internal audio strean directly without loss? I know there are numerous screen capturer (Mobizen etc), but I only need the audio, not my screen.
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Rear microphone not detected

I purchased a few lapel microphones to test out for recording my talks at conferences using my android device. These mics are all mic-only devices, not headphone or head-set units. The issue is that ...
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“Google BroadcastListener” running for over 78 hours now

On my Galaxy S3 I have "Google BroadcastListener" running for over 78 hours now... Is it possible my ex is accessing it or something? Also, is this the reason my "record audio" won't work? It tells ...
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I wish to record a few hours of video from the front camera of my Android 8.0 device and hopefully keep only the relevant/visible/audible portions

Tl;DR: Looking for a reliable Android 8.0 front camera monitoring program with automatic trimming of static audio/visual cap. Tomorrow I'm having a ketamine infusion procedure and I'd like to be able ...
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How can I connect a cassette player to my Android device to record cassette tapes?

I have a OnePlus phone and a cassette player with a headphone jack. I can connect the headphone jack to the USB on my android device using an adapter. Now how can I capture and record this sound from ...
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Recording microsoft teams meeting with a smartphone

I'm wondering if there is a way to record microsoft teams meeting with a smartphone; I'm using a motorola moto g6 play and the record button doesn't appear. I tried with a screen recorder, but ...
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files /proc/asound/card0/pcm0c/sub0/status and /proc/asound/card1/pcm0c/sub0/status writing always 'closed'

cat /proc/asound/card0/pcm0c/sub0/status and cat /proc/asound/card1/pcm0c/sub0/status are writing always closed even in the time audio recorder is working. Why? cat /proc/asound/devices: 0: [ 0] : ...
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Mic input volume issue on videocalls

On Motorola Moto ONE Visión, Android 10, QSAS30.62.24.3: My voice is barely audible to the ones i'm talking with, on WhatsApp and instagram videocalling. Checked for dust or anything blocking the ...
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How can I prevent a recording from being inadvertently stopped?

After I hit Record on my Android for video or audio recordings, the Stop button is too easily triggered accidentally, e.g. by the wind or physical matter (dust, paper) that manages to touch the phone ...
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Record with internal microphone and listen with headset?

I'd like to use my Xiaomi Redmi Note 5 to record interviews. The internal microphone is good enough but I'd like to plug in a headset to check the volume while recording. I just tried Reportex/Sony'...
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Installing .zip file for Screen Recording with “Internal only audio” with ScreenCam app on Android X86

I need to record my screen with internal only audio. I am running PrimeOS (which is probably based on Android X-86) on a laptop (Dell) which I have triple booted alongside Ubuntu and Ubuntu Budgie. I ...
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Record audio from Bluetooth headset

When I try to record audio and have my Bluetooth headset connected, the phone instead records from the internal phone microphone. The headsets all have included microphones for handsfree calling. ...
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Record audio with display off

I am having this issue with my Android phone: when I turn the display off, the audio becomes jagged. Here is an example of the issue: http://chymera.eu/debug/audiobug.wav This has only started ...