I haven't had the Galaxy Note for very long, but received ICS update the night before last. Last night I noticed that there seems to be a very aggressive noise reduction on any audio that's listened to at lower volumes. For instance, if I listen to an mp3 that has quite quiet sections at a volume level below 10, the quieter sections will be muted out, causing the louder sections to begin abruptly.
This is also happening with sound in video files too. I never noticed it before the upgrade, but as I said, I haven't had the phone for very long.
I'd be interested to know if anyone has noticed something similar.
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