iPhone Speaker Greyed Out After iOS 12 Update? Here’s the Fix


Many of the iPhone users have complained that their “iPhone Speaker is greyed out” and this happens after their iPhone is updated to iOS 12. It was the biggest issue for every user who has the issue of the speaker not working. Don’t Worry. This article will help you to solve your problem. Here I gonna share the possible fixes to solve this issue efficiently.
Fix 1: Check your Network Connection
If you are a Wi-Fi User,

  1. Go to “Settings”.
  2. Tap “Wi-Fi” and disable it.
  3. Wait for few minutes and enable it.

If you are a Mobile/Cellular data user,

  1. Open “Settings”.
  2. Tap “Mobile/Cellular data” and disable it.
  3. Wait for few minutes and enable it.

Fix 2: Make sure your iPhone is not in Headphone Mode

  1. Press the “Volume Button” on your iPhone.
  2. A pop-up box appears with “Headphones” means your iPhone is in headphone mode.
  3. Then, take out the Headphone and check now the speaker is working or not.

Fix 3: Check Storage Space

  1. Go to Settings -> General.
  2. Tap “iPhone storage”.
  3. Uninstall the apps which occupy more space in your device.

Fix 4: Restart your iPhone

  1. Press and hold the Power Button until the slider appears.
  2. Drag the slider to turn off your device.
  3. After your iPhone turns off, press and hold the Power button until the Apple Logo appears.

Fix 5: Force Restart iPhone
For iPhone 6 and early

  1. Press and hold the “Home Button” and “Power Button” simultaneously.
  2. Hold both buttons until the screen turns to “black” and wait until the Apple Logo appears.

For iPhone 7
Press and hold the Power and Volume Down Button at the same time until the Apple logo appears.
For iPhone 8 and later

  1. Press the “Volume Up button” and release it.
  2. Press the “Volume Down button” and release it
  3. Then, press and hold the “Side Button” until the Apple Logo appears.

Fix 6: Update iOS version

  1. Go to Settings -> General -> Software Update.
  2. Click “Download and Install”.
  3. Enter the “Passcode”.
  4. Then, it will download and install the current version of iOS.

Fix 7: Restore your iPhone in DFU/Recovery Mode

  1. Connect your iPhone to Mac/Computer via Lightning (USB) cable.
  2. Open iTunes on PC/Computer.
  3. Make sure that iTunes is updated to the latest version.
  4. Then Force Restart your iPhone
  5. Don’t leave Buttons after seeing the Apple Logo. Keep holding it until Recovery Mode screen (iTunes screen) appears.
  6. Select “Update” or “Restore”  in the pop-up box. If you select “Update”, iTunes will try to reinstall iOS without deleting your data. Wait until the process is finished.
  7. Then Force Restart your iPhone.

Note: If it doesn’t work out, select “Restore” instead of “Update”.
Hope this article will be useful for you. If you find this article as useful to you kindly share your opinion via comments. Thank You…

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