Recent new owners of iPhone 7

Droidzoid

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Has the hissing issue been fixed or is it still a hit or a miss? i am about to pull the trigger on an iPhone 7 or a SE and was just wondering if the older issues have been sorted out.
 

Relentless Power

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Yes it has been fixed
How do you know this? Do you have a citation or source you can provide? Because from my understanding, it still does exist. I have two colleagues who have purchased iPhone 7's, and one of the iPhone 7's was hissing when he tested the video recording. And this was within the last 30 days.
 
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I have the new RED 128gb iPhone 7 plus, and unlike my previous two 7 pluses, this one doesn't do the noise at all where the previous two did. So maybe they did fix it.
 
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i have both iPhone's :- 7 (six months old) and 7 Plus (three days old)and non have that issue
 
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KUguardgrl13

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I've noticed a slight difference compared to my iPhone 5, but I also switched from Verizon to T-Mobile. I'm not sure what this "hissgate" is about.
 

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My new week old iPhone 7 hissed only during the initial restore from backup last week. But only heard it when putting it up to the ear. Otherwise, haven't heard anything since.
 

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Have the newer builds been able to address the issue where the phone emits hissing when under load? or when recording a video?

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i can't speak for other's. But i never encountered this problem on both of my iPhone's (iPhone 7 :- 6 months old and iPhone 7 Plus bought few days ago)
 

Relentless Power

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i can't speak for other's. But i never encountered this problem on both of my iPhone's (iPhone 7 :- 6 months old and iPhone 7 Plus bought few days ago)
Didn't you state in another thread that you purchased your iPhone 7 Plus back in beginning of April?

OP: I do know a few individuals that have purchased the iPhone 7/7+ at the end of March and still have encountered the hissing issue with recording. My 7 Plus does not hiss, week 43 was the build for mine. So perhaps something has changed between now and then.