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How To Enable Stereo Speakers on OnePlus 6T

Despite not shipping enabled from stock, use this guide to have stereo speakers on OnePlus 6T. We’ve all been there – when you were trying to let your friends hear something from your phone and the usual single down-firing speakers of your smartphone just won’t give enough sound. No amount of cupping your hands and changing the orientation of the phone will fix the fact that a smartphone’s speaker setup is usually good for a quiet place, and for a single user only. Ambient noise and multiple users will only magnify your smartphone’s lack of volume. To fix this, we can utilize the second speaker to output the main sound.

OnePlus has manufactured some great devices and OnePlus 6T is one of their recent releases which has a water drop notch making the phone look much more better than original OnePlus 6. It has an amazing build quality, great specs, smooth software and many other ‘greats’. But, there is one little (or big) downside – the speakers. Users have continuously been asking for a stereo speaker setup and none of these manufacturers seem to pay attention, including OnePlus on the their 6T. Stereo speakers are awesome just like in latest Sony android smartphones like XZ2 and XZ3. If you want to enable the stereo speakers, we have written a complete guide below.

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XDA Senior Member acervenky has come up with a brilliant Stereo speaker mod for OnePlus 6T. What this mod does is that it enables the earpiece at the top of the phone to be used as a secondary speaker while playing music or videos. This was achieved by making a few modifications to the mixer file.

How To Enable Stereo Speakers on OnePlus 6T

To enable stereo speakers on OnePlus 6T you must full fill some requirements then you will be able to enable stereo speakers on your OnePlus 6T

Requrements:

  • Your OnePlus 6T must be rooted
  • Oxygen OS should be installed
  • Magisk should be installed

Note: If you dont know how to root OnePlus 6 then we have written a guide on how to root OnePlus 6T

Now follow the step-by-step guide below to enable the stereo speakers on OnePlus 6T:

Step 1 – Download OP6T-Stereo_Magisk_reducedv1.zip

Step 2 – Open the Magisk Manager app on your device.

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Step 3 – Click on the three lines on the top left of your display.

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Step 4 – From the options, select “Modules“.

Step 5 – Now, tap on the add button on the bottom of the display.

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Step 6 – A file browser would now open. Select the module you downloaded in Step 1.

Step 7 – Once selected, tap on flash option.

Step 8 – The Magisk Manager app should display a certain command line display. After it finishes, press on Reboot.

You have now enabled the stereo speakers on your OnePlus 6T. Share your experience with us by dropping a comment below.

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