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Hearing Accessibility Settings

Your phone offers many features to assist users who are deaf or hearing-impaired.

  1. From home, tap Apps all apps icon > Settings settings app icon > Accessibility accessibility icon.
  2. Tap Hearing to configure options:
  • Sound detectors: Vibrate when the phone detects a baby crying, doorbell ring, and more.
  • Flash notification: Flash the camera light when you receive notifications or when alarms sound. Turn the device over to stop the flashing.
  • Turn off all sounds: Sounds made by the phone during taps, selections, notifications, are muted.
  • Hearing aids: Automatically adjusts to attempt to improve the sound quality for use with hearing aids.
  • Samsung subtitles (CC): Displays Samsung subtitles where available. Tap On/Off to turn the option on or off, and then configure options.
  • Google subtitles (CC): Displays Google subtitles where available. Tap On/Off to turn the option on or off, and then configure options like Language, Text size, and Caption style.
  • Left/right sound balance: Adjust the sound sent to the left and right when using earphones.
  • Mono audio: Enable or disable the compression of stereo audio into a single mono audio stream for use with a single earphone.