iPhone X, 8, 8 Plus, 7, and 7 Plus Sounds Muffled When Talking To Others?


Many Apple users have a complaint that their iPhone sounds muffled when they talk to others. I have also experienced with this issue. One of the iPhone user said some solutions to fix this issue. Here I am going to share those solutions with you.
Solution 1: Disable Phone Noise Cancellation

  1. Go to Settings->General->Accessibility.
  2. Scroll down to find “Phone Noise Cancellation” and turn it off.
  3. Turn on “Hearing Aid Compatibility”.

Solution 2: Turn off Bluetooth
This issue may occur if your device sends audio to bluetooth accessory.

  1. Launch Settings->Bluetooth.
  2. Turn off Bluetooth.Bluetooth turn off

Solution 3: Increase the volume

  1. Go to Settings->Sounds.
  2. There you can see the Ringer and Alerts slider. Drag the slider to increase the volume.
  3. Enable “Change with Buttons” and check the sound.
  4. Adjust the volume using volume buttons while speaking on phone call to check the sound.

Solution 4: Check for Software Update

  1. Connect your phone to Wi-Fi or Cellular Data.
  2. Go to Settings->General->Software Update.
  3. If update is available, tap “Download and Install”.

Solution 5: Restart your device

  1. Hold down the Power Button (Sleep/Wake) until the slider to power off screen appears.
  2. Drag the slider to turn off your device.
  3. To turn on your device, hold down the Power Button until the Apple Logo appears.

Solution 6: Check and clean the receiver

  1. Make sure that nothing is blocked the receiver.
  2. Make sure that nothing is plugged into the headphones jack or the dock connector.
  3. Clean the receiver with a clean, dry, small, soft-bristled brush to remove the debris.
  4. Remove the screen protectors, case, and films from your iPhone. Because they may cover the receiver or microphone.

Solution 7: Check the Microphone

  1. Launch the Voice Memos app and record your voice.
  2. Play the recording.
  3. Check whether you can hear your voice clearly or not.
  4. Open the Music app and play the song. Now find if there is any problem with microphone/speaker.

Note: If you can’t hear your voice/music clearly, the problem is in your phone’s Microphone.
Other Solutions:

  1. This may be a network issue. So make calls from different locations
  2. Check Apple warranty status. If your iPhone covers warranty, take it to the Apple Service Center.
  3. Make an Apple genius bar appointment.

If you know any other solutions to fix this issue, let us know through your comments.

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