01-29-2013, 04:04 AM #1
- 24 Posts
When I listen to music from MixRadio, Xbox Music, Youtube, etc. the sound level is good :)
But when I try to listen to my music, which is already on my phone (Nokia 920), the sound level is very quiet :(
Is there a seperate setting? I've tried to adjust various volume settings, but so far it has remained too quiet.
Also tried it both with and without headphones.
01-29-2013, 08:21 AM #2
- 43 Posts
Online music has probably had its dynamics compressed. Doing so makes music sound louder but it also degrades the music. See Alan Wilder's (ex-Depeche mode) take on it, it doesn't do your hearing any good for one.
Alan Wilder (Recoil/Depeche Mode) an open letter from, on the current music business
01-29-2013, 11:12 AM #5
- 971 Posts
I find exactly the same thing. I can happily listen to music from my phone at almost full volume, i couldn't do that with my HTC HD7 (WP7), and if i stream music from Nokia Music, its deafening at the sort of volume i need from standard music.
Not only that, but if i get a text or call while listening to music, it deafens me.
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