My volume experience with update

Discussion in 'iPhone' started by tttexxan, Aug 1, 2007.

  1. tttexxan macrumors 6502a

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    Prior to the update my volume was set to max when using the phone .When making a call this morning I noticed my ear volume was at 75%.....If placed at 100% its way tooooo LOUD...This is not wishful thinking on my part, but settings on volume has changed with my update. I also tried out the speaker phone with voice mails...ALOT LOUDER! Prior to the update I could barley hear the voice on one message, now its loud and clear

    Added note...

    I always thought the speaker volume was loud enough when making calls and now just an added boost.
     
  2. pcguru83 macrumors 6502a

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    If we can get iPhoneInterface working again, we can check the "SystemSoundMaximumVolume.plist" file and check for sure if the volume limits have been increased.

    Unfortunately, I believe I read last night that the update killed iPhoneInterface. :(

    EDIT: Nevermind the iPhoneInterface being broken. After just checking the Dev Wiki, looks like the newer versions of iPhoneInterface are not broken after all! I'll get this volume plist when I get home and see if the defaults have changed.
     
  3. nfocus design macrumors regular

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    not sure

    My boyfriend and I each have an iPhone. He did the update first last night. We selected the same songs and turned the volume up all the way. He played his and then I played mine. We did not notice a difference in volume between his that was updated and mine that had not been updated yet.
     
  4. jecapaga macrumors 601

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    I did not notice one bit of difference with the sound levels with either the speaker or earpiece after the update. unfortunate to say the least.
     
  5. javaGuru macrumors 6502a

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    From my experience I have noticed that the call volume seems to be louder and better when the reception on my phone is better. The better the signal I have the better the quality of the call volume.
     
  6. beate macrumors regular

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    OK. I'm experiencing something completely different. Don't know if it's my imagination or ...?

    I thought that when playing music I had a stereo effect. Sound equally coming from bottom speakers and top (earpiece).

    Now it's only coming from the bottom and only the left side, at that. If I put my ear to earpiece I hear some sound but at very low volume. Nothing coming out of right side on the bottom.

    Did I imagine the stereo effect or did it change...or did it change only on mine?
     
  7. hexonxonx macrumors 601

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    Yes you imagined it because the right side is the microphone.
     
  8. beate macrumors regular

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    <smiles sheepishly>
    Oh! Thanks.
     

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