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FM Radio has sound out only when phone screen is turned off

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FM Radio has sound out only when phone screen is turned off

FM Radio has sound out only when phone screen is turned off. Same for speakers or headphones.
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Re: FM Radio has sound out only when phone screen is turned off

I RESOLVED!
I had turned on "Ok Google" and configured it listen "From any screen". Looks like Google try then listen all the time and blocks FM Radio output to headphones and also to speakers Winking Face
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Learner
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Re: FM Radio has sound out only when phone screen is turned off

I RESOLVED!
I had turned on "Ok Google" and configured it listen "From any screen". Looks like Google try then listen all the time and blocks FM Radio output to headphones and also to speakers Winking Face
Visitor
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Re: FM Radio has sound out only when phone screen is turned off

same issue here......

who is responsible to fix this? sony or google?

coz funny thing is.... when screen on....... track id works and you can hear sound....

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Inhabitant
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Re: FM Radio has sound out only when phone screen is turned off

Oh man I wish I would have simply searched this blog before "solving" this problem on my own on Monday, over the course of three hours.

 

I am guessing that Track ID momentarily overrides the Ok Google microphone monitoring function.  Other apps that play audio like Walkman and Poweramp don't have this conflict, though.

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Re: FM Radio has sound out only when phone screen is turned off

What do I do now? I have "Ok Google" installed on my phone which is very useful. However do I keep it and also make the radio work fine when the screen is turned on.
Rookie
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Re: FM Radio has sound out only when phone screen is turned off

well sadly its not working for me.,.,

the radio station is picked by the app also showing the Info about the station but no sound.,., what so ever,,

moreover,, the radio was working fine before i clear the system/data from the recovery.,.,

my deivce is Xperia Z1 Compact 4.4.2

K750 > K770 > G705 > XPERIA X10 > XPERIA neo > XPERIA S > XPERIA Z1 Compact {Stock-KK-0.757-ODEX, Black, Rooted, Lock BL}
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FM Radio has sound out only when phone screen is turned off

Sorry for my English. I had to use Google Translate.

This issue has been discussed here.

http://talk.sonymobile.com/t5/Xperia-Z2/FM-Radio-has-sound-out-only-when-phone-screen-is-turned-off/...
I have the same problem on Sony Xperia Z3 Android 4.4.4.

In Topic found a "solution", or rather, the cause of this problem. Would appeal to developers and to hear their answer to this question. Will somehow solve this issue?

Phy
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Re: FM Radio has sound out only when phone screen is turned off

@Beemine Does it work ok if you boot on safe mode?
Phy
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Re: FM Radio has sound out only when phone screen is turned off

I tried to start in safe mode. The problem remained.