1. delta_mike's Avatar
    Hello everyone,

    I recently purchased my SG 256gb 8 Plus and noticed that upon placing the camera area next to my ear, it makes some kind of a static, crackling noise (calls are fine, I know there have been issues with some units' speakers, but mine is okay).

    I believe it is the processor, but I thought the problem was only amongst the 7 and 7 Plus series. The sound is captured also when taking a video. If it's quiet, I can hear the static noise.

    I couldn't find anyone else raising the same issue, apart from this YouTube video which describes my exact problem (try listening with headphones):

    I'll definitely go to Apple tomorrow and see what they have to say - I didn't buy my phone directly from Apple, but from an authorised reseller in Romania (I live in Belgium).

    Thoughts? Anyone else having this issue? Maybe it's time to test yours as well?
    Last edited by delta_mike; 12-17-2017 at 02:35 PM.
    yash1997 likes this.
    12-17-2017 01:52 PM
  2. BobR1908's Avatar
    I have a 256gb Gold 8 Plus and have no such sound.
    12-17-2017 04:08 PM
  3. TripleOne's Avatar
    I haven’t heard of such noise.
    12-17-2017 08:46 PM
  4. yash1997's Avatar
    I have iPhone 8 64gb and I haven't tried video recording but I notice the noise when my whatsapp notification pops.
    Last edited by yash1997; 12-18-2017 at 02:57 PM.
    12-18-2017 02:43 PM
  5. shaleem's Avatar
    No problem with my 8 Plus.
    12-24-2017 10:15 AM
  6. BreakingKayfabe's Avatar
    Not on mine. I distinctly remember that hiss noise on my 6S Plus though.
    12-24-2017 12:27 PM

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