How to Fix Sound Not Working on Pixel 3a, 3a XL, 3 XL

Last Updated on March 7, 2021 by Bestusefultips

Can’t hear sound on phone calls or media volume not working on Pixel 3a XL and Pixel 3 XL? Let see possible ways to fix Pixel 3a sound not working issues. First of all check media volume to fix the Pixel 3a low call volume problem. Poor network signal is sometimes causing the issue of can’t hear phone calls properly.

You can easily check Pixel no sound or mute from any screen using volume up or volume down key. If you have used a microphone or phone speaker, make sure to properly working mic or microphone. Check out below given different methods to fix Pixel 3 sound not working issue.

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How to Fix Pixel 3a No Sound Issues  

In the latest Android device, you can easily adjust sounds such as media volume, call volume, ring volume, and alarm volume. Try below-given settings to fix Pixel 3 audio not working problem.

Restart your Pixel 3a & Pixel 3 XL

Step 1: Touch & hold the power button in your Pixel devices.

You can see power menu options in your android device.

How to Fix Sound Not Working on Pixel 3a, 3a XL

Step 2: Tap Restart button.

After restarting your Pixel device, try to play music or make a phone call to check the fix sound issues.

Increase Volume to fix Pixel 3a no sound issues

Press volume up or volume down to quickly see Pixel 3 and Pixel 3 XL sound settings. Here you can see different volume settings. Make sure all volume is full.

How to fix Pixel 3 no sound issue

Press volume up or volume down button > settings gear icon

Speakerphone or Microphone no longer working

Speakerphone: Use your Pixel 3 speakerphone when phone call running. So you can easily hear call sound. If you still facing phone call sound problems on your Pixel devices, use a microphone or wired headset.

Microphone: Make sure nothing is in front of a microphone that causing to no sound or poor sound call quality issue on Pixel 3a XL.

Poor network signal 

If poor network signal in your Google Pixel 3, you can’t properly hear voice during a call. You’ll use a phone speaker or microphone to hear the call. Search the nearby places that have a good network to fix Pixel 3a sound not working issues.

If you can’t find a place that good network, activate Airplane mode for 1-2 minutes, and after that deactivate it again. Now check network signal on your phone.

Turn on safe mode to check third party app causing a problem

Step 1: Touch & hold the power button on your Pixel devices.

Step 2: Long press the Power off button until view Reboot to safe mode.

Step 3: Press OK to boot Google Pixel 3 into safe mode.

Step 4: You can see the Safe mode icon bottom left corner.

Now all third party apps are disabling from your Pixel 3. Play a song or ringtone and check to hear a sound or also call someone and check the sound. If you hear sound perfectly, it means third party apps causing the problem on your phone.

Now close safe mode to restarting your Google Pixel 3. After reboot, your device, remove the recently downloaded third party app one by one until fixing no sound on a phone call or sound not working problem.

Factory Reset Google Pixel 3a/3a XL/3 XL

It will reset all phone settings. So, first of all, back up your important data safely to PC or other devices and after perform this action.

Step 1: Go to Settings in your Google Pixel 3a/3a XL.

Step 2: Tap on System.

Step 3: Tap on Advanced.

Step 4: Tap on Reset options.

Step 5: Tap on Erase all data (Factory reset).

Step 6: Tap on Reset phone.

Step 7: Confirm your PIN or Password or Pattern lock to continue.

How to Fix Pixel 3a No Sound Issues

Step 8: Tap on Erase everything.

If you still facing this sound not working Pixel 3 XL issue, master reset Pixel 3 using recovery mode.

End the list of possible methods to fix Pixel 3a XL no sound issues. Do you have any alternative methods? Share with us in below comment box. Stay and connect with us for the latest updates.

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