USB-c headphones not recognized by my Samsung Galaxy Z Fold

USB-c headphones not recognized by my Samsung Galaxy Z Fold

In fact, you will still find many headsets or earphones that plug in via a 3.5mm jack . Many people also prefer to keep a jack connection, because they consider that the quality audio will be better. You are trying to connect your car radio the car , your headphones or earphones on your Samsung Galaxy Z Fold, however all of this does not work. No sound or music does not come out of the device. Your Samsung Galaxy Z Fold has a USB-C port to connect its peripherals. In this article, we will explain the different causes of headphones or headphones not recognized by your Android. All this can come from a number of explanations, such as a bad adapter, an update that is too old, non-compatible headphones, etc.

The first thing to do will be to check that the volume on your smartphone will be correctly increased, as well as that on your device (car, speaker, headphones, etc.).

USB-c headphones not recognized by my Samsung Galaxy Z Fold and update

Sometimes when connecting your headphones, you will be advised to update the notification area. The update will be essential for the proper functioning of your headphones. Perform the update when prompted.

What are the solutions if you have an update problem?

If you cannot update, turn off your Samsung Galaxy Z Fold and turn it back on. And plug your headphones back in. The update will be offered to you.

Activate Audio output through the USB-C port of your Samsung Galaxy Z Fold

Quite often it will be necessary to activate the sound output to the USB-c port, follow these steps:

  • Go to Settings
  • Developer mode
  • Multimedia Section
  • Then ACTIVATE Disable USB audio routing

Headphones not supported on your Samsung Galaxy Z Fold

Quite often your smartphone will not detect the headphones correctly. you will have to clear the cache of the USB-c port. With this in mind, follow the instructions below:

  • go to Settings of your Samsung Galaxy Z Fold
  • Applications
  • System apps
  • USB Setting to clear cache

Headphones not compatible with your Samsung Galaxy Z Fold

You have a message displayed » the connected USB device is not supported » when plugging in your headphones. Have you tried using the USB headphones that came with the purchase of your Samsung Galaxy Z Fold. Often it is a incompatibility between your smartphone and the headset. Try buying a headset or USB-C wired headphones compatible on your Samsung Galaxy Z Fold. Otherwise switch to wireless headphones, which will connect via bluetooth .

Small impurities in the USB-c port

Do not hesitate to use a toothpick or a pin and clean the USB-c socket, sometimes too many impurities do not allow a good connection between the plugs. Carry out this cleaning gently so as not to damage your port.

USB-c to jack adapter incompatible with your Samsung Galaxy Z Fold

Not all USB-c to jack adapters will be compatible on your laptop. First try plugging in another pair of headphones to find out if the malfunction comes from your adapter or your headphones. If all this comes from your adapter, buy one that will be fully compatible with your Samsung Galaxy Z Fold, like the Ugreen adapter USB-c to 3.5mm jack.

What are the solutions if none of the solutions have worked to connect the headphones to your smartphone?

The last method will be to reset your Samsung Galaxy Z Fold, however remember to make a backup of the data on your Samsung Galaxy Z Fold.

If you are looking for other information on your Samsung Galaxy Z Fold, we invite you to explore the tutorials in the category: Samsung Galaxy Z Fold.