1. tonyr6's Avatar
    I tried it with a pair of headphones and I was able to hear who I called but the other person just heard background noise.

    I see people outside wear headphones while making calls. What am I doing wrong. I apologize this is my first smartphone.

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    06-02-2014 02:46 PM
  2. B. Diddy's Avatar
    Are you using headphones with an integrated mic, or just plain headphones? If they're just plain headphones, then the phone's mic should still be active. If they're headphones with an integrated mic, then there's a chance they won't function correctly if they were specifically designed for iPhone, since the jack is configured a little differently. Look for headphones that specify Android compatibility.
    06-02-2014 04:59 PM
  3. tonyr6's Avatar
    They are plain headphones.
    06-02-2014 05:48 PM
  4. B. Diddy's Avatar
    That's odd--I tried making a call recently with regular headphones, and it went through ok. You weren't blocking the phone's mic, right?
    06-02-2014 06:08 PM
  5. tonyr6's Avatar
    Where is the phones mic?

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    06-02-2014 11:59 PM
  6. B. Diddy's Avatar
    Along the bottom edge, behind one of the grilles (can't remember which one).

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    Please excuse any typos or autocorrect derps.
    06-03-2014 12:10 AM

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