Geekzone: technology news, blogs, forums
Guest
Welcome Guest.
You haven't logged in yet. If you don't have an account you can register now.



548 posts

Ultimate Geek

Trusted

Topic # 112031 23-Nov-2012 16:28 Send private message

Hey guys so i have my 1st problem with my nokia 920, basically the nokia headset (4pin 3.5mm plug) when plugged in somestimes isnt detected by the headset. This mean it keeps playing from the speaker instead of converting through the jack.

Also when you unplug the nokia headset it doesnt fully puase, it trys to and then starts again (sometimes it does pause so is a bit sporadic). It pauses finw when using a standard 3 pin jack.

The guy at telecom store today put his galaxy headphones(4pin)  in and it did the same thing. There happy to replace it for me when  they get stock, im jsut wondering if anyone else with music on there phone has the same issue?

The phone functions fine on the standard 3 pin headphone jack just not the 4 pin headsets with microphones. Is this only my handset, it works fine on youtube which makes me think its a wp8 issue.

Create new topic
BDFL
49532 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 4377

Administrator
Trusted
Geekzone
Subscriber

  Reply # 721933 23-Nov-2012 16:34 Send private message

Make sure you get something noted in your account about this failure - if they take more than a couple of weeks to replace it and there's nothing in your account you won't have much to stand claiming it later.






548 posts

Ultimate Geek

Trusted

  Reply # 721934 23-Nov-2012 16:36 Send private message

yeah i will, i have the guys business card aswell. Thanks!

203 posts

Master Geek
+1 received by user: 30


  Reply # 721945 23-Nov-2012 16:45 Send private message

My mate had one and he had the same problem, and also it didn't deactivate some times when he unplugged it.  Turned out the jack is very sensitive and it had a bit of grit in it.  Give it a good blow out and see if that helps.



548 posts

Ultimate Geek

Trusted

  Reply # 721948 23-Nov-2012 16:46 Send private message

kharris: My mate had one and he had the same problem, and also it didn't deactivate some times when he unplugged it.  Turned out the jack is very sensitive and it had a bit of grit in it.  Give it a good blow out and see if that helps.


hmm its less than 24 hours old and hasnt seen a spec of dust, i think ill take the replacement offer from telecom tbh

203 posts

Master Geek
+1 received by user: 30


  Reply # 721951 23-Nov-2012 16:50 Send private message

hmm its less than 24 hours old and hasnt seen a spec of dust, i think ill take the replacement offer from telecom tbh


Oh ok.  Do a Google search I think the problem is well known.

1209 posts

Uber Geek
+1 received by user: 28

Trusted

  Reply # 724113 28-Nov-2012 12:00 Send private message

Hey,

Was this issue when using the provided inbox headset?

76 posts

Master Geek
+1 received by user: 2


  Reply # 724782 29-Nov-2012 17:53 Send private message

I've had the same problem with mine. Using the nokia headset that was included in the box.



548 posts

Ultimate Geek

Trusted

  Reply # 724818 29-Nov-2012 18:50 Send private message

hey guys, yeah only when using the standard nokia headset ( or any 4pin mic one such as samsung, apple etc) normal 3 pin headphones work fine.

So i ended up getting mine exchanged and the new one doesn't do it...

Create new topic




Twitter »
Follow us to receive Twitter updates when new discussions are posted in our forums:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when news items and blogs are posted in our frontpage:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when tech item prices are listed in our price comparison site:




News »

Trending now »
Hot discussions in our forums right now:

Does NZ need better gun laws?
Created by mattwnz, last reply by hangon on 3-Sep-2014 17:54 (165 replies)
Pages... 9 10 11


Warning: Rage Ahead - Campbell Live and childhood poverty
Created by kawaii, last reply by JimmyH on 3-Sep-2014 18:08 (156 replies)
Pages... 9 10 11


What tyre brand/model to look at ?
Created by Mark, last reply by Oblivian on 2-Sep-2014 21:36 (35 replies)
Pages... 2 3


Judith Collins: I am resigning
Created by Presso, last reply by gzt on 2-Sep-2014 11:42 (109 replies)
Pages... 6 7 8


VideoEZY OnDemand
Created by Andib, last reply by sen8or on 3-Sep-2014 07:45 (64 replies)
Pages... 3 4 5


Cirque du Soleil Cellphone Hijack
Created by myopinion, last reply by PhantomNVD on 1-Sep-2014 18:01 (21 replies)
Pages... 2


Orcon Global Mode launched
Created by freitasm, last reply by shk292 on 1-Sep-2014 11:32 (132 replies)
Pages... 7 8 9


Lightbox press event release
Created by freitasm, last reply by BigHammer on 3-Sep-2014 16:40 (570 replies)
Pages... 36 37 38



Geekzone Live »
Try automatic live updates from Geekzone directly in your browser, without refreshing the page, with Geekzone Live now.

Are you subscribed to our RSS feed? You can download the latest headlines and summaries from our stories directly to your computer or smartphone by using a feed reader.

Alternatively, you can receive a daily email with Geekzone updates.