So I bought a pair of C type headphones for my new S21 Ultra. When using them, playing games or watching Netflix, I get a fairly faint but obvious static sound as well as the normal whatever is playing. Then during low sound level periods the sound cuts completely including the static and starts again when the sound gets louder. Sound is perfect on speaker.
I've searched all over the net for a reason but can't find one, looked at settings, nothing.
Any help will be greatly appreciated!
You need better headphones. While other smartphones have their DAC in the phone, Samsung for thinness opted to remove the internal DAC and have you rely on purchasing USB-C headphones that include a built-in DAC controller...Basically stating...since u had to pay to play with your phone...since it's a big boy, now u gotta do the same with ur headphones. Expensive phones don't work well with cheaper headphones. Seriously. Can't roll with no Walmart purchased headphones and such no more. Music is free now....its the peripherals that cost the cash
Just to clarify, are you using the USB-C headphones or a dongle to headphones?
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