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i have a 4s and correct me if im wrong the right speaker for the iphone is for stereo the one on the left is for mic?

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Master

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I do not recall which one is which but one is the speaker (mono) and the other is the mic.
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Thanks for the info just clarifying Smiley Happy
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Professor

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The mic is on the left, speaker is on the right.

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Master

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Wait a second... So both speakers on the bottom of the phone are not two speakers producing the same sound? One is a speaker and the other is a microphone?

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Professor

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Wild Banchi wrote:
Wait a second... So both speakers on the bottom of the phone are not two speakers producing the same sound? One is a speaker and the other is a microphone?

That's correct.  There is only 1 speaker and the other is an identical looking microphone.  It's been that way ever since the first iPhone.

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Master

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No wonder why it's so quiet... I thought I might have had a blown speaker.

Cat Happy Remember that Wild Banchi... 1993-2010 Cat Happy



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Professor

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i was thinking it had two speakers ohwell.....

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Scholar

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You guys were just joking around, right...or were you really serious in believing that those were actually two speakers on the bottom of the iPhone?  Guess this goes to show that there are still people out there who apparently can't be bothered with reading the manual (print or electronic)...and I thought it was a good thing for Apple to choose not to include a printed owner's manual with every iPhone--oh well.

 

Here you go (page 9 in the PDF):

 

http://manuals.info.apple.com/en_US/iphone_user_guide.pdf

 

Note that the picture depicts an iPhone 4/4S--in previous-gen iPhones the speaker and microphone locations are reversed but in any case the pictures clearly indicate that there is but one speaker on the bottom of the iPhone.

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Master

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Yes, indeed I was serious into believing that there were two speakers located on the bottom of my 3GS. They sure as heck look alike, and it only makes sense that Apple would include an extra speaker on the iPhone as opposed to only one on an iPod touch. I don't see a problem with believing there were two speakers; I'm sure that there are still people that believe there are two speakers as opposed to one.

Cat Happy Remember that Wild Banchi... 1993-2010 Cat Happy



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