PROBLEM SOLVED: Google Pixel 2 XL Difficulties in recording audio

PROBLEM SOLVED: Google Pixel 2 XL Difficulties in recording audio

Google Pixel 2 XL is undoubtedly one of the best flagship smartphones of 2017 and also it was the first ever flagship smartphone to contain Android Oreo. But little did Google community realized this smartphone too, had many bugs. Many bugs are reported and even solved by the XDA developers. But many more bugs are being introduced by users agina and again day by day making it tough to batte the reputation of Google Pixel 2 XL smartphone. One such problem is with recording audio clips.


Users have reported that the recording clips they sent to other users are not heard and listened by other users even by headphones. Although we could originally think that the problem concerned only WhatsApp, users have confirmed that the bug is also found in other messaging apps such as Google Allo and Telegram. This problem is said to be facing only on Pixel 2 XL. But  do not worry as the problem is fixed at our ends. We have tried many ways ourselves to get this problem fixed at stuffcompare team. So, don't forget to follow these steps below to watch and troubleshoot this problem.

How to troubleshoot/solve difficulties in recording audio clips in Google Pixel 2 XL

Method 1

  1. Restart your phone
  2. Try uninstalling and reinstalling the apps 
  3. Do factory reset if you think it's necessary
  4. Root your smartphone 

Many users have stated that these solutions have fixed this issue


Method 2

  1. Read the threads of discussion (link 1, link 2, link 3)
  2. Maybe the discussion threads would give you correct idea

Since there is no problem with the voice calls, it is very likely to think that the error of recording can be dictated more by a software bug rather than a much more serious hardware problem.


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