iPhone 4 Headphone Remote Malfunctioning.

Discussion in 'iPhone Accessories' started by SilentEcho13, Dec 20, 2010.

  1. SilentEcho13 macrumors member

    Jun 12, 2008
    I own a jailbroken iPhone 4 running 4.0.

    I recently bought the Beats By Dre Studio headphones, and the music phone attachment seems to be working strangely.

    It has a single button, and that button SOMETIMES turns music on and off. It's unable to answer or hang up calls, and people can't seem to hear a thing even with the built in microphone.

    Most of the time, the button shifts the volume up and down by one notch (goes up one notch and then returns back to original).

    Any suggestions?

    Thanks everyone!
  2. SilentEcho13 thread starter macrumors member

    Jun 12, 2008

    Cleaned out the jack, no lint. Microphone works on an iPhone 3G with no problem.

    Button doesn't work on iPhone 4, but microphone HALF works. The phone's actual microphone still remains active while the headphone mic is active as well.

    Any suggestions?
  3. 0wnage macrumors member

    Jul 28, 2010
    Had the same problem. Went to the Apple Store, and it was replaced no questions asked.
  4. SilentEcho13 thread starter macrumors member

    Jun 12, 2008
    Eh I guess I'll try a restore before attempting that.

    Bye bye jailbreak.

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