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Samsung galaxy watch 4 Clean the microphone hole

(Topic created on: 12-21-2023 01:59 PM)
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How can I clean the microphone hole of the Samsung Galaxy Watch4?


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Cleaning the microphone hole on your Samsung Galaxy Watch4 requires some care to avoid causing damage to the device. Here are steps you can follow to clean the microphone hole:

Materials Needed:

Compressed Air Can:

Use a can of compressed air to remove loose particles or dust.
Soft Brush:

A soft brush, such as a small, clean paintbrush or a toothbrush with soft bristles, can be used to gently dislodge particles.
Microfiber Cloth or Cotton Swab:

For more stubborn debris, you can use a microfiber cloth or a cotton swab lightly dampened with water. Ensure the cloth or swab is not dripping wet.

Power Off the Device:

Before cleaning, power off your Samsung Galaxy Watch4 to prevent any potential issues.
Use Compressed Air:

Hold the can of compressed air at a slight distance from the microphone hole and give it a few short bursts. This helps remove loose particles or dust.
Brush Gently:

Gently brush the microphone hole with a soft brush. Be cautious not to apply excessive pressure to avoid damaging the microphone or the surrounding area.
Cotton Swab or Microfiber Cloth:

If there are still stubborn particles, you can use a lightly dampened microfiber cloth or a cotton swab. Ensure the cloth or swab is not too wet, and be gentle when wiping the area around the microphone hole.
Let It Dry:

If you used a damp cloth or cotton swab, allow the device to air dry thoroughly before powering it back on.
Power On the Device:

Once you are sure the device is dry, power it back on.

Avoid using excessive force, sharp objects, or liquids directly on the microphone hole, as this could cause damage to the internal components.
If you are unsure or uncomfortable cleaning the microphone hole yourself, consider seeking professional assistance by a technician at the service center.
To find the closest service center to you, please follow this link: https://www.samsung.com/ae/support/service-center/