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  1. Jorgasm209's Avatar
    You can get the full version of Volume+ HERE for free, from the authors site. Set Volume at +8 with Treble Boost, you will be much happier with the GN speaker.

    12-16-2011 01:12 PM
  2. jmechy's Avatar
    Seconded. Speaker issues on my gnex were terrible, this fixed them!
    12-16-2011 01:13 PM
  3. Gnoah's Avatar
    12-16-2011 01:20 PM
  4. JoeUserTX's Avatar
    Very cool of the developer to support the GN this way! Many thanks.
    Jorgasm209 likes this.
    12-16-2011 01:25 PM
  5. radgatt's Avatar
    I got it downloaded. I cant test it out now while i am at work but i will test it out when i getoff. From what everyone else that has used this it appears to be worth it.
    12-16-2011 01:34 PM
  6. Gratificulous's Avatar
    Thanks man.
    12-16-2011 01:36 PM
  7. Qazme's Avatar
    I wouldn't call the 'issue' terrible. But I did put a 3db boost on mine to make it sound a bit louder. Don't push it too high though or you'll end up busting your speaker.
    12-16-2011 01:40 PM
  8. TabGuy's Avatar
    +1 .........
    12-16-2011 01:53 PM
  9. todieforlife's Avatar
    How do you install it? I can't figure it out.
    12-16-2011 01:55 PM
  10. smitty24's Avatar
    How do you install it? I can't figure it out.
    you have to download it from the file sharing site and enable 'Install from 3rd party Sources' (not sure of the terminology) in the settings.
    todieforlife likes this.
    12-16-2011 01:58 PM
  11. junglesnake98's Avatar
    Where do you put the file once you have it downloaded?
    12-16-2011 03:09 PM
  12. Laramie's Avatar
    Where do you put the file once you have it downloaded?
    Put it in your downloads folder and then use something like Astro File Viewer. Then you press the .apk file, it will allow you to install it.
    12-16-2011 03:15 PM
  13. JoeUserTX's Avatar
    Where do you put the file once you have it downloaded?
    Once the file is downloaded, expand your notifications bar at the top of the screen, and tap on the .APK file and it will install. Clear the notifications bar when everything's done.

    If you clear the notifications and forgot to click on the file to install, open your All Apps screen, tap on the Downloads icon, then access it from there.
    12-16-2011 03:17 PM
  14. DanSan's Avatar
    like somebody else mentioned... any idea of long term damage to the speaker by cranking it up so much?

    i installed this app but not going to use it unless i feel its unpowered. maybe then only turn it up a few notches.
    12-16-2011 04:40 PM
  15. panitsos's Avatar
    ty that helped!
    12-16-2011 04:54 PM
  16. davey11's Avatar
    In the EQ settings there is a Beats Emulation option.
    We can get the rezound fanboys off our back
    12-16-2011 05:12 PM
  17. madkoda12's Avatar
    hm..can you guys post up the settings your using that makes the phone best for you? that would be a great help
    Stang68 likes this.
    12-17-2011 01:38 AM
  18. Qazme's Avatar
    I just turn on the speaker modification and put it on +3. But I normally keep my volume low unless listening to a podcast.
    chrisdai likes this.
    12-17-2011 01:40 AM
  19. SCampbell27's Avatar
    Dumb question, but...what's Headset Settings exactly? Does that determine how loud we hear the person's voice with the phone to our ear?
    12-17-2011 01:46 AM
  20. DaPoets's Avatar
    wow nice problem solved. this thread should be a sticky
    12-17-2011 02:11 AM
  21. HWill's Avatar
    I played with this today, the volume actually got lower if I tryed anything over 8+.
    It slightly helped but I think it is a combonation of low volume ringtones/sounds and a slight software issue.
    12-17-2011 02:39 AM
  22. damstr's Avatar
    Yeah this phone is stupid quiet... I installed this app and its better but really...I have to install an app just so I can hear my phone???
    johnjk and tony bag o donuts like this.
    12-17-2011 02:48 AM
  23. jheredia's Avatar
    so i bought the GNex today from vzw corporate (apparently their second shipment - they sold out on thurs) and my volume (speaker, ring etc) is quite good

    almost comparable to OG Droid volumes without this app
    12-17-2011 03:59 AM
  24. jumpo64's Avatar
    I may try this app. I generally can't hear my notifications unless the room is very quiet. However, I wouln't be surprised if Google addressed this in a future build of ICS.
    12-17-2011 05:16 AM
  25. Juststef's Avatar
    First time, I wasn't impressed either. Until, I realized I had the wrong app. The exact search term is " Volume+ (Sound Boost) ". You can copy & paste that into the android market search field minus the quotation marks. The free version doesn't have sound boost in it's title and the volume level won't go up high enough. In preferences in the app, you need to be able to select somewhere between 8-10. Too low, nothing and too high doesn't work either.

    Very important, when you download the app for the first time, there is quick one time visual tutorial. Do everything exactly what it says to do, if not, won't work. If you can take screen shots of the directions, your better off. After the one time, you would have to un—install and than re—install to see it again. It only comes up right after the initial install.

    The only variance is your volume number in the preferences . Test, if it's working, by listening to the preset ring tones in the system settings of the phone.
    I was afraid, that I might of had to exchange the phone because the speaker volume was so bad. This app makes a significant difference.

    Sent from my Galaxy Nexus using Tapatalk
    12-17-2011 06:02 AM
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