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How To Fix iPhone No Sound? Here's What To Do

However, No Sound problems have existed on somewhat older iPhones for quite a long time, "This is something unthinkable of having No sound on my iPhone 12 or iPhone 12 Pro" dispatched just a year ago.

The issue is extremely effective such that Apple has admitted that a component failure might make the influenced gadgets have No Sound issues. Apple also offers additional help for the clients of iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 Pro's speaker error. Think, what would happen if the major problem isn't in your speakers? Don't worry, as the following are a couple of reasonable tips you should attempt prior to sending your iPhone in for the fix.

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Tips to Fix No Sound Issue on iPhone 12 and 12 Pro

Apple announced last year about the fix of faulty iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 Pro with No Sound Service Program which was held between October 2020 and April 2021. In a quite formal way, this tech giant said that a very few iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 Pro customers have actually faced No Sound problems due to speaker failure. But, millions of iPhone 12 and iPhone 12 Pro sold last year had hundreds of thousands of faulty iPhones with No Sound problem. According to reports, the no sound issue crops up due to the failure of the receiver module of the iPhone 12 and 12 Pro. So, if your iPhone 12 speaker does not deliver sound, you should contact Apple Support at the earliest.

For those people, who are not eligible for the repair program, we have, here, a few tips to apply on your iPhone 12 or iPhone 12 Pro to fix the iPhone No Sound problem. With that said, let's dig in!

Tips to Fix the Sound Issue on iPhone 12 or iPhone 12 Pro

As I mentioned earlier, there are thousands of more iPhone users who are or have faced No Sound problems in their iPhones. So, here are some very important tips & tricks which you can apply to troubleshoot the sound issue on your iPhone.

Make Sure the Mute Switch is Turned Off

Switch Off the Mute button
Turn Off the Mute Switch

Although, this step is not very important because you have already checked that. The first tip is to make sure your iPhone's Mute Switch is turned Off. Sometimes, people during the meeting or occasion, turn the mute switch On and forgot to turn it off after the event. So, check if you have accidentally turn it On and your iPhone has gone to No Sound mode.

Check Your Speaker Grills are Clean or not?

We don't care where we put our iPhones on or into. Ask yourself, do you check the place where you are going to put your iPhone? Because of this habit, we don't see those small dust particles and other harmful particles that can get into our iPhone from speaker grills. Sometimes, if we go to dusty places quite often, the speaker grills can also get dirty in that way. So, make sure to clean it first in case you get any no sound or low sound problems.

Have You Forgotten to Turn the "Do Not Disturb" Off?

During the "Do Not Disturb" mode, no sound, no call, and no messages can disturb you with their noises. Not even a single notification can get into your iPhone without your permission. So, make sure to turn the "Do Not Disturb" mode off on your iPhone 12, iPhone 12 Pro, or older iPhones. There are very simple steps to turn off the Do Not Disturb mode on iPhone.

In iOS 14, go to the Settings > Do Not Disturb and then turn off the toggle. In iOS 15 or later, open Settings > Focus > Do Not Disturb and disable the toggle to grey.

Check Whether Your iPhone is Connected To Another Audio Device Through Bluetooth?

When you connect your iPhone to a wireless Bluetooth device, the sound will be played through that Bluetooth device. So if the speaker of your iPhone is not able to permitted to output sound, disable Bluetooth so that sound comes out of your iPhone. To do that, go to Settings > Bluetooth and then turn off the Bluetooth toggle.

try to disconnect Bluetooth for fixing no sound

Try To Volume Up of Your iPhone

Make sure the sound setting on your iPhone 12 is set high. If it’s set at the lowest level, your iPhone will have no sound. Go to the Settings > Sound & Haptics. Then, drag the Ringer and Alerts slider back and forth. To increase the sound, drag the slider towards the right.

Try To Restart Your iPhone

Restarting a device is the best way to adjust every task in a queue and boost up the device. To fix most of the common errors on an iPhone, restarting the iPhone can do all your work. To force restart the iPhone, press and quickly release first the volume up button then the volume down button again and again until it restarts the iPhone and the Apple logo pops up on the screen.

Try To Reset All iPhone Settings

After applying all the above tips on your iPhone, in case the No iPhone Sound error still exists then you should try to reset all iPhone settings to their default settings. To reset iPhone settings follow the below steps:

  • iOS 14 or earlier: Head over to Settings -> General -> Reset -> Reset All Settings.
  • iOS 15 or later: Go to Settings -> General -> Transfer or Reset iPhone -> Reset -> Reset All Settings.

try to Reset iPhone for fixing no sound

Update Software

If your iPhone still doesn’t play sound, try updating the software. If the no sound issue is due to a bug, the software update will most probably fix it on your iPhone 12. Go to Settings -> General -> Software Update. Now, download and install the software.


So, I think from now on you have resolved all your iPhone No Sound errors on your iPhone. If it doesn't then comment down for any help.

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