8.9" tablet, co-developed by Google and HTC. First released in November 2014, running Android 5.0 Lollipop.

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The upper Speakers problem

Dear,ifixit team. Want to know my Nexus 9 tablet the dual front facing speakers only the downside one working which the upper upper one didn't make any sounds! Is it the speaker broken or the software problem?? Please help me out. Thanks and hope to hear from you soon.

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Hi,

Have you tried using earphones to check if there is audio in both L and R earphones?

If there is then most probably the internal speaker is faulty or has a loose connection.

Here is the Ifixit guide on how to access the speakers.

Nexus 9 Speakers Replacement

If not then perhaps it is a earphone socket fault, a motherboard fault, a speaker fault etc.

In any event the tablet will need to be opened so that the problem can be further diagnosed and then repaired.

Hopefully this is of some help.

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