Samsung Galaxy No Sound Problem/ Issues Steps and Solutions
If you have no sound on or your sound has suddenly stopped your Samsung Galaxy S / S2 / S3 / S4 / Note / Note 2 it can be a huge annoyance as you most probably already know. Below you will find solutions and fixes that I have gathered and come up with. If you have any other solutions that have worked for you please share them below as it all helps.
The symptoms of Samsung Galaxy no sound Problem/ Issues include:
- Samsung Galaxy will ring but speaker will not work for anything else
- Samsung Galaxy no sound at all for calls, apps, music etc
- Samsung Galaxy as stuck in headphone mode
Follow these steps and hopefully your Samsung Galaxy will be back to its prior glory.
Samsung Galaxy No Sound Step 1,
The silent/ vibrate switch is turned on, to check you can either use the drop down menu by simply sliding your finger from the top of the screen downwards. In the drop down menu you will find various options such as wi-fi, screen brightness and so on. Slide over to the button with the speaker icon and switch to loud mode. Another way is by going into the settings > sound > volume. Once your in that setting you can adjust the volume for music, ringtones and notifications.
Samsung Galaxy No Sound Step 2,
Restart the Samsung Galaxy. Hold onto the power button on the right side if the phone for 2 seconds, a prompt will come up to turn off device, airplane mode or restart device. Press the restart option and wait for the phone to restart, hopefully this will eliminate any glitches which may have been causing the problem.
Samsung Galaxy No Sound Step 3,
Insert your headphones into the headphone jack then take them out. Continue to do this for a couple of minutes as sometimes the phone tricks its self into thinking its in headphone mode. Also by doing this step you are likely to dislodge any dust or dirt build up that also may be causing this issue.
Samsung Galaxy No Sound Step 4,
Make sure your Samsung Galaxy has the latest software update, to check go into settings > about device > software update > check for updates. Download the most recent update for your phone if there is one. Depending on your carrier and device different updates will be released at various times.
Samsung Galaxy No Sound Step 5,
Contact your provider or place of purchase as it may be a hardware issue and will need to be repaired or replaced.
If any of these solutions or fixes worked for you or if you tried something different please share down blew.