How to Test the Microphone of Motorola Phones Using the Phone Camera


  • Test the Phone Microphone


  • Motorola phones
  • Android Nougat (all builds)
  • Android 8.0 Oreo


  1. Open the Camera app
  2. Tap the video camera icon
  3. Tap the Record button
  4. Speak into the phone
  5. Tap the Stop button
  6. Tap the video thumbnail in the bottom right corner
  7. Tap the Play button
  8. Listen to the video (make sure your media volume is turned up)
  9. Tap Pause to stop the video

Additional Notes

Please remove any screen protector from the phone before testing, because that can block the microphone.

If the recorded audio does not sound correct, open a help ticket to report the results. 

If there's any chance your phone also has speaker issues, send the video to another device and listen to it there.


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