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I have actually got a practice of just plugging one earbud in my ears. There’s very little to it: I like to understand what’s occurring around me even when I’m listening to music and podcasts. However over the weekend, I unintentionally found that for all these years I have actually been doing it incorrect– and possibilities are that so have you.

Obviously, many phones have a setting particularly created for enhancing your audio for listening from one earbud just– mono audio. This setting is likewise especially valuable to individuals with hearing impairments that impact just one of their ears.

Anyways, here’s how you switch on mono audio.

Mono audio on iPhone

This is quite basic on iOS.

Head to Settings > General > Availability, and you’ll see the mono audio setting there. Toggle it on and you’re done.

Mono audio on Android

We have actually got a little issue here. Because many producers personalize Android, how you switch on mono audio will differ throughout gadgets.

No concerns, however, many brand names keep that setting in the Ease Of Access menu– so as long as you can discover it, you must be great.

I’m presently utilizing a Huawei P30 Pro, and the Ease Of Access menu is concealed inside the Smart help tab in settings. And boom– the mono audio setting is right there.

Samsung’s One UI, on the other hand, has a devoted Ease Of Access menu in Settings. Head there, and you’ll discover the mono audio setting in the Hearing tab.

Anyways, you understand. Discover the Ease Of Access menu and you’ll exercise the rest.

That has to do with it.

Now stick one earbud in your soundholes and let us understand if it makes a distinction down in the remarks.

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