Apple Watch Series 4 Microphone Not working? Here’s the fix


Many Apple users have a complaint that microphone not working on their Apple Watch Series 4. This is not the biggest issue. Here you can find some simple solutions to fix Apple Watch Series 4 microphone not working.
Solution 1: Restart your iPhone and Apple Watch
Turn off your iPhone and Apple Watch together. First, turn on your iPhone and then turn on your Apple Watch.
To restart your iPhone,

  1. Open Settings->General->Shut Down.
  2. Drag the slider to turn off your iPhone.
  3. To turn on your iPhone, press and hold the Side/Top Button until the Apple Logo appears.

To restart your Apple Watch,

  1. Hold down the Side Button until Power Off slider appears.
  2. Drag the Power Off slider to turn off your Apple Watch.
  3. To turn on your Apple Watch, hold down the Side Button until the Apple Logo Appears.

Solution 2: Clean the microphone

  1. Make sure that nothing is blocked the microphone. Because debris/dust may block the microphone.
  2. Clean the Microphone with a small, dry, soft-bristled brush to remove the debris.

Solution 3: Remove the case

  1. Remove the case from your Apple Watch. Because it may block the microphone.
  2. Remove screen protectors (Tempered Glass/Scratch Cover) and bumper too.

Solution 4: Force Restart your Apple Watch
Hold down the Side Button and Digital Crown simultaneously until the Apple Logo appears.
Solution 5: Update your Apple Watch
Before updating your Apple Watch,

  1. Connect your iPhone to Wi-Fi.
  2. Make sure that your iPhone is updated to the latest version of iOS.
  3. Keep your Apple Watch next to iPhone.
  4. Connect your Apple Watch to a power source and wait until it gets charged 50%.
  5. Don’t disconnect your Apple Watch from the power source until the update completes.

To update Apple Watch,

  1. On your iPhone, Launch Watch app.
  2. Select My Watch tab.
  3. Scroll down to “General” and tap it.
  4. Tap “Software Update”.
  5. Tap “Download and Install” if update is available.
  6. Tap “Agree” to continue.
  7. Enter your Passcode if required.
  8. When update process starts, you can see the progress wheel on your Apple Watch.
  9. When updating process is finished, your Apple will restart automatically.

Solution 6: Enable Siri
On your iPhone,

  1. Go to Settings->Siri & Search.
  2. Turn on Listen for “Hey Siri”.
  3. If Listen for Hey Siri is already enabled, turn it off.
  4. Wait for few seconds and then turn it on.

On your Apple Watch,

  1. Launch Settings->General->Siri.
  2. Select “Always On”.

Solution 7: Unpair and repair the Apple Watch

  1. Connect your iPhone to Wi-Fi or Cellular Data.
  2. Keep your Apple Watch next to iPhone.
  3. Launch Watch app on your iPhone.
  4. Tap My Watch tab.
  5. Tap your Apple Watch when it shows on top of the screen.
  6. Tap the info symbol (i) that is next to your watch to unpair it from your iPhone.
  7. Tap “Unpair Apple Watch”.
  8. After unpairing, you can see the message to repair.
  9. Then repair your Apple Watch again with iPhone.

Solution 8: Factory Reset
If you don’t want to unpair and repair your Apple Watch, try this solution.

  1. On your Apple Watch, go to Settings->General->Reset.
  2. Tap “Erase All Content and Settings”.
  3. Tap “Erase All” to confirm.

If you know any other solutions to fix Apple Watch Series 4 mic not working, let us know through your comments.

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