iPhone 8 and 8 Plus Won’t Ring Only Vibrates (Fixed)


Many Apple users have a complaint my iPhone 8 Plus won’t ring only vibrates on phone calls. Here I am going to tell you the solutions to fix this issue. If you have the same problem on your iPhone, let us know through your comments.
Solution 1: Increase Ringer & Alerts Volume

  1. Go to Settings->Sounds/Sounds & Haptics.
  2. Make sure that Ringer and Alerts volume is full. If it is low, drag the slider to increase the volume.

Solution 2: Disable Silent Mode
If your phone is on Silent Mode, it won’t ring. So make sure that your phone is not on Silent Mode.

  1. Above Volume Buttons (left side of your iPhone), you can see Silent/Ring Switch.
  2. If your phone on silent Mode, you can see orange color. Move the switch to the right side to enable Ring Mode.iPhone 8 won't-ring

Now check. Your phone will definitely ring.
Solution 3: Disable “Do Not Disturb”

  1. Go to Settings>Do Not Disturb.
  2. Turn off “Do Not Disturb”.

You can also disable “Do Not Disturb” through Control Center.
Solution 4: Turn off Bluetooth
If your iPhone is connected to any other Bluetooth devices/accessories, you can’t hear the ringtone sound through the speaker. So turn off Bluetooth.

  1. Open Settings->Bluetooth.
  2. Turn off “Bluetooth”.

Solution 5: Unplug Headphones

  1. If your phone is connected to headphones, you can’t hear ringtone through speaker.
  2. So unplug headphones if connected.

Solution 6: Check for Ringer or Headphones Mode

  1. Sometimes your phone may stuck in Headphones Mode. At that time, you can’t hear ringtone through speaker.
  2. Press the Volume Button to check whether your phone is in Ringer or Headphones Mode. If your phone is stuck in headphones mode, you can see the notification “Headphones”.
  3. To leave Headphones Mode, plug and unplug headphones 5-10 times.
  4. Press the Volume Button. You can see the notification “Ringer” which means your iPhone becomes normal.
  5. Now check whether your iPhone rings or not.

Solution 7: Force Restart

  1. Press the Volume Up Button and release it.
  2. Press the Volume Down Button and release it.
  3. Press and hold the Side Button until the Apple Logo appears.

Solution 8: Reset All Settings

  1. Go to Settings->General->Reset.
  2. Tap “Reset All Settings”.
  3. Enter your passcode and restrictions passcode.
  4. Tap “Reset All Settings”.
  5. Again tap “Reset All Settings” to confirm.

Note: This action will reset all Wi-Fi Networks & Passwords, APN & VPN Settings, and Cellular Settings of your iPhone.
If you know any other solutions to fix iPhone 8  won’t ring only vibrates, let us know through your comments.

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