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Anyone know or replaced the dire speaker ?

17th February 2014, 07:26 PM   |  #1  
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Guys, loving the N5 but HATE the speaker, i have run custom roms, tweaks but frankly - my opinion, dire !

Has anyone though about a replacement, better alternative ?

As gonna dive in and possibly take a look ?

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17th February 2014, 08:15 PM   |  #2  
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When have you EVER heard of replacing a proprietary speaker in a cell phone with an "alternative" or "upgraded" speaker? Let alone there even being one available?
17th February 2014, 08:19 PM   |  #3  
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Originally Posted by rrat

Guys, loving the N5 but HATE the speaker, i have run custom roms, tweaks but frankly - my opinion, dire !

Has anyone though about a replacement, better alternative ?

As gonna dive in and possibly take a look ?

Thanks

Why don`t you try that and let us know?
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17th February 2014, 09:23 PM   |  #4  
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Originally Posted by rrat

Guys, loving the N5 but HATE the speaker, i have run custom roms, tweaks but frankly - my opinion, dire !

Has anyone though about a replacement, better alternative ?

As gonna dive in and possibly take a look ?

Thanks

This post is no different than the other 50 post complaining about the speaker in various ways. There are zip files to flash, kernels with sound management, and so on. I don't think anyone has attempted to replace the speaker, although they have stuck a hot needle into the holes to make them bigger Some guy has attempted to put the g2 battery into his nexus. You can be that guy attempting to put a new speaker in his nexus 5.

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17th February 2014, 11:00 PM   |  #5  
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When have you EVER heard of replacing a proprietary speaker in a cell phone with an "alternative" or "upgraded" speaker? Let alone there even being one available?

Your obviously NOT an engineer and i would also guess, have not alot of foresight either, it's called lateral thinking, out of the box.

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(I was just asking!)
17th February 2014, 11:51 PM   |  #6  
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Dam bruh might as well add a subwoofer and a amp and stereo speakers man.

Anyways try viper4android

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18th February 2014, 07:23 AM   |  #7  
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+1 for trying viper before hard-mod

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18th February 2014, 02:43 PM   |  #8  
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Your obviously NOT an engineer and i would also guess, have not alot of foresight either, it's called lateral thinking, out of the box.

Kind regards

(I was just asking!)

Yes, obviously I'm not an engineer; I'm just going by the years of experience with phones and NEVER seeing a "upgraded replacement" speaker available for a phone...ever.
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18th February 2014, 10:42 PM   |  #9  
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Couldn't you just plug in whatever external speaker system you desire? Coupled with V4A you'd have a nice music setup.

Just don't use the top 3 volume levels when using a 3.5mm accessory as it has serious cross talk issues.

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