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Questions tagged [headphones]

Wired or Bluetooth headphones let you listen to music or play games without other people hearing; in-ear or over-ear. For making calls too, you want a [tag:headset] or [tag:hands-free] kit.

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Headphones cant pair when they are in paring mode

so i bought these new iLive bluetooth headphones yesterday, they connect to my school macbook just fine but when i try to connect them to my moto g4play the phone says cant connect and make sure the ...
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Mute Phone Audio when Headphones are Unplugged

I only ever unmute my phone when my headphones are plugged into it. I'm looking to automate this process. Here's what I want to happen: if (headphones are unplugged) { mute all audio on the phone ...
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Headphone button is always pressed on Xiaomi Redmi Note 3

When I connect my Xiaomi Redmi Note 3 to a Sony headphone, it automatically changes volume continuously while playing music. If the setting for headphone button control is changed to play the next/...
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Is there a Low Quality / Headset audio mode and why to disable it?

My Bowers & Wilkins P5 came with 2 cables: One- for IOS and its control and another generic one without any control. I made the terrible mistake of not pay attention and connected with the IOS ...
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How to remove Bluetooth 2 - 3 second delay?

I have noticed an ~3 second delay when using Bluetooth in my vehicle (rabbit hole) with a stock head unit and UConnect. Apparently it's a common problem and the dealer(s) admits to it, and the ...
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Remap headphone buttons

I listen to audible for multiple hours everyday, im wondering if anyone knows of any way/app that will let me remap my earphone buttons to something more useful than play/pause or volume up/down, the ...
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My headset is only considered plugged when I remove it

I have a moto g 4 play and a headset. I can use other headsets with no issue on my phone, and my headset also works properly on other phones (or pc). The issue I'm having is: When the headset is ...
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Work-around to get USB-C headset to work for calls (in Android smartphones)?

It is an interesting, albeit frustrating, phenomenon of late that manufacturers of soft- and hardware these days (including Huawei, Samsung and apparently also Google) release new products which do ...
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How to get calls+texts to ring BOTH AirPods AND device/phone, concurrently?

A friend of mine says: when using their Apple AirPods with an Android phone (not sure which model), no alerts (audible or vibrating) work when the phone is bluetooth-engaged with the AirPods. How can ...
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Ringtone not muted in headphones during Silent Mode

Moved from Nexus5 to S8+ a week ago. Software is updated. My headphones are always plugged in. When in Silent mode and a call is coming, I can hear the ringtone through the headphones speakers, so ...
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bluetooth and wired headphones at the same time

When travelling, sometimes my girlfriend and I like to watch tv shows or movies together on my phone. I have bluetooth headphones and she has wired. Only one set of headphones can get the audio at ...
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Bluetooth disconnects when starting to play music

I have a Jabra Move headset that has been working wonderfully for months. However, today it started having connection problems to my Motorola Moto Z: it connects and remains connected indefinitely, as ...
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I'd like to play audio through both the speakers and headphones simultaneously

How would I do this? one audio stream, output from both
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How to record audio on a smartphone from a mixer

I understand this may be the wrong forum, but I don't know where else to ask. I have an LG V30, USB C to 3.5mm headphone jack adapter, and an aux cord(male to male). What I am trying to do is record ...
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With the Pixel 2 supporting USB Audio Class 1/2/3, which USB audio devices work? Or *don't* work?

https://productforums.google.com/forum/#!topic/phone-by-google/Yvy0RfOPFfU Pixel 2 supports audio adapters and headsets that communicate digitally over USB-C as defined by USB Audio Class 1/2/3. ...
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Airpods w Android: on calls bluetooth constantly connects/disconnects

HTC 10, Android 7.0 Works great for music playback, but on calls it continuously connects/disconnects the bluetooth. So using the airpods are useless for calling. I have tried unpairing/repairing, ...
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When no sound comes out of wired headphones connected to “USB to headphone adapter”, how do you get the sound to work?

background: I have a new phone, Google Pixel 2, that does not have a 3.5 mm headphone jack about 4 times out of 5 times when I try to use wired headphones --> the sound does not come out of the ...
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Prevent Google reacting to inline remote

My new wired earphones have a one-button in line remote. Two common uses of pressing this button include: Option1. Pausing and resuming music playback; Option2. Opening and dismissing an audio ...
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How can I use PSP headphones with my Android phone?

My Phone is Oukitel k-4000 Pro. I bought a headphone. But, then the problem came out. My phone does not support headphone output, just like in the picture. My phone's headphone jack is like everyone ...
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Is there any way to remove the sound alert message?

When I increase the volume with the headphones, a message appears saying that prolonged listening with a loud sound can damage the ear. Is there any way to remove this message on my Smasung Galaxy ...
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Bluetooth headset delay

To start off I am not really sure if this is hardware (headphones or the phone) or android specific issue/feature. Maybe there is an android workaround for the hardware feature hence this kind of fits ...
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Bluetooth headset profiles

I have a JBL E25BT bluetooth headset which supports the following profiles according to specs: HFP v1.6, HSP v1.1, A2DP v1.2, AVRCP v1.5 I've tried to connect with it with my Oneplus One (lineage os, ...
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My headphones wont work when i use with with my LG

When I plug my headphones in (I have apple headphones) the icon shows up for a second then disappears. How do I fix this?
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How to deactivate headphone's buttons

I think my headphone or phone jack broke, and if I move the jack a bit, somehow the headphones activate the google assistant or pause the music, so this is from the button. Can I deactivate it on a ...
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How can I use Bluetooth earphones and wired on the same time

I have a Bluetooth earphone and a wire earphone I want to use them simultaneously. Is there an app for that or what can I do about it?
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Is there a way to disable telephone control (answer call, call) from bluetooth headphones?

Is there a way to disable telephone control (answer call, call) from bluetooth headphones? I just want to listen to music.
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Headphone Buttons and USB-C Adapters

I owe a which doesn't have a 3.5mm headphone jack. Instead, it use my headphones with a USB-C to 3.5mm adapter. While the speakers and the mic work, the buttons don't. They're assigned incorrect ...
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How to reduce Call volume below lowest setting?

How can I reduce the minimum call volume while using a headset on Android? I am using a Moto G5 Plus, but I am searching generally for all models a way to adjust in-call volume beyond the default ...
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How do I change the audio balance on android 7.1.2?

I have conductive hearing loss in my right ear, and I'm wondering if there is a way without rooting, for me to adjust the balance to make my music sound correct.
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How do I unpair my Bluetooth Headphones from my phone without access to my phone?

I've a complex problem. My phone refuses to turn its screen on. Its touch screen has proven to still work, but it just simply refuses to open the screen. I bought a new phone, but my problem ...
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I can only hear Music and Blurry voices while listening songs with headphones

I'm using Gionee P5 mini running on Android 5.1 My nephew broke my original headphone so I bought a new headphone from market. But I can only hear music and some blurry voices when listening songs ...
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Problem with sound and headphones

I have this weird problem where all sounds while headphones are plugged in my phone is stuck in the background, but without the headphones the sound works fine. I am utterly clueless on how to fix ...
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Reprogramming Samsung Earbuds' Buttons

I have a pair of Samsung Earbuds which came with my S6 Edge. They have buttons which pause audio and increase or decrease the volume. The buttons only work when it is connected to an android device. ...
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Headphones aren't working on S7

I have an S7 Active, and all of suddenly both my headphones stopped working with it. The interesting part is my headset I was for my Xbox works with it, and my headphones work with everything else I ...
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Change headphone left-right balance on Android 7

What is the best way to set the left-right balance on a pair of earphones/headphones? I've looked into it, but I can't seem to find an easy way to do this. I am on a rooted Nexus 6P on stock android ...
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How to choose which player is controlled by headphone button?

I have headphones, which has a button, which can stop/starts player applications. Unfortunately I also have several such players installed. Sometimes this button works well, but sometimes starts to ...
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Headphone problem

I have this problem with my headphones. They were working fine up until today, where the music sounds like it's coming from the background and the jack needs to be facing a certain direction and in a ...
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Bluetooth recording quality is good only when calling, but not when recording

I have bought O'Bees bluetooth headphones (amazon page) and while the sound quality of my voice is good when I talk with other people on the phone, it is significantly worse if I record only myself on ...
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Plugging in wired headset opens Google App and changes volume, nonstop

I recently got a ZTE Maven (running Android 5.1). I plugged a headset into the headset jack, and the phone does detect the headset's presence, but after 30 seconds or so it starts to sporadically and ...
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Headphones compatible with phone only after switching the audio cable polarity

I recently brought the Marshall Major II headphones, which come with a two-way unprotected 3.5 mm cable. According to the manual, you plug the straight end into the headphone, and the right-ended end ...
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Cannot undo “forget Bluetooth device”

I have an Asus Zenfone running Android 6.0.1. and a Bluetooth headset (Philips SHQ6500) that I had paired but accidentally selected the forget option. Now it's impossible to re-connect it because the ...
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Is there a way to disable the automatic decrease in volume when I put an AUX cable/head phones in?

Phone specs: Phone: LG G3 Android Version: 6.0 Software Version: D85230e Situation: I use an AUX cable to listen to music from my phone in my car. The only way to get the volume to the appropriate ...
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Voice messages won't play through headphones (messenger)

I have the following problem: since yesterday in facebook messenger whenever someone sends me a voice message, I plug my headphones in and play it, but for some reason the sound comes from the speaker....
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Phone unable to recognize headphones

Explanation of issue: when I plug in headphones (any pair of headphones), the line out icon appears instead of the headphone icon (see image below). As a result, no sound comes through the ...
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Phone not detects headphones remove

My Huawei Y560-L01 not detects native headphone removing anymore. Icon with headphones remains visible. I think I got another problem related to first one - no ring tone is visible and I getting many ...
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How can I use phone speaker while headphones in

How can I output the audio through the normal phone speaker while plugging my headphones? I'd searched a lot, but seems to find nothing except this answer and it didn't work on Nexus 6 nor Note 3. ...
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System sounds but no other sounds when use headphones

I plugged in my headphones this morning, which were working fine yesterday, and went to try and watch a video only for there to be no sound. But all notifications and click events seem to be ...
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How do I stop Samsung S5 S Voice starting every time I connect headphones?

I have this problem. The moment I insert my headphone to my Samsung S5 to play music, the SVoice will auto appear and my music stopped. I have to cancel it. After a while the SVoice repeated itself....
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Is it possible to connect two headphones to the phone without any splitter?

I need to connect two headsets to my smartphone. I know that I can't do it via Bluetooth, but maybe its possible to connect one via Bluetooth and another via audio jack?
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Headphone issues

Whenever I plug my headphones into my LG Ultimate 2 it triggers a variety of issues including: Randomly turning volume up and down, ramdomly start playing music, pausing videos ect. I spent alot of ...