Revamped version of the iPhone 3G with faster processing speeds. Repair of this device is similar to the 3G, and requires simple screwdrivers and prying tools. Model A1303 / 16 or 32 GB capacity / black or white plastic back.

1946 Questions View all

Intermittent & crackling static sound

bought a used iPhone; unfortunately it is giving me some sound problem.

Sometimes I hear crackling sound for a few seconds then it resumes back to normal. At times it totally does not produce any sound at all.

After switching it On n off; the sound comes back again.

I have restored it clean to latest 4.3.3 firmware n jb with redsn0w.

Please advise if it is a hardware issue? Replace speaker? [URL="http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qpXdHeA_d...]http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=qpXdHeA_d...[/URL]

Answered! View the answer I have this problem too

Is this a good question?

Score 1
Add a comment

2 Answers

Chosen Solution

This could be infact a hardware issue. I've experienced this with aftermarket ear speakers more or less. Apple OEM speakers dont usually have this issue. That would be the first thing to check/change/replace.

Was this answer helpful?

Score 0
Add a comment

Your problem may be the vibration unit built into the phone. It is the only moving part and I have had background noise generated when obstructed, loose, or defective. Have it and the radio wires checked out by a professional and replaced if neccessary.

Was this answer helpful?

Score 0
Add a comment

Add your answer

jvansens will be eternally grateful.
View Statistics:

Past 24 Hours: 0

Past 7 Days: 0

Past 30 Days: 2

All Time: 2,516