How To Enable Media Volume Limit on Galaxy Z Flip 4

You can turn on the media volume limit feature of your Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 4 to protect your ears from hearing damage. When this feature is enabled, you will get a volume limit reached warning message. This feature only works when using headphones or Bluetooth audio devices and can be protected by a volume limit PIN.

The Samsung Galaxy Z Flip 4 is a premium Android smartphone that is best known for having a foldable display form factor. It’s a very portable device that allows it to be folded to easily fit in any pocket. Some of its best features include a Snapdragon 8 Plus Gen 1 chip and a battery capacity of 3700 mAh.

What is media volume limit and how do I enable it on Galaxy Z Flip 4?

Enable Media Volume Limit

Your Samsung Galaxy phone has a feature that can protect your ears from loud sounds coming from your wired headphones to Bluetooth headphones. The Media volume limiter feature on your Galaxy Z Flip 4 prevents the volume from rising above a set level to protect your ears from hearing damage.

Here’s what you can do to turn on media volume limit on your phone.

Enable media volume limit on Samsung device

Tap the Settings icon.

Tap Sounds and vibration.

Tap Volume.

To access the volume limiter, tap the three-dot icon located on the upper-rightmost corner of the screen.

Tap Media volume limit.

To activate the feature, simply toggle the OFF switch to turn it ON.

The media volume limit is enabled when the switch turns blue.

You can set a media volume limit pin by turning on the switch next to Set Volume Limit PIN then follow the onscreen instructions to set up the PIN.

Turn off media volume limit on Samsung device

If you would like to turn off the media volume limit, then here are the steps you should follow.

  • Tap the Settings icon.
  • Tap Sounds and vibration.
  • Tap Volume.
  • To access the volume limiter, tap the three-dot icon located on the upper-rightmost corner of the screen.
  • Tap Media volume limit
  • Toggle the switch from On to Off.

Fix media volume limit errors

Sometimes you will experience issues with the media volume limit feature of your phone. The Bluetooth audio device or wired headphones you are using might still be too loud or the sound settings might not change.

Here’s what you need to do to fix this problem.

Restart your Samsung phone

The first thing you will need to do is to restart your phone as this will usually fix any issues caused by a minor software glitch.

  • Simultaneously press and hold the Power key and Volume down button on the right edge for approximately 15 seconds.
  • Release the buttons when the Samsung logo appears.

Check for software updates

You need to manually check for any new software updates available for your Samsung device and apply them immediately. This eliminates the possibility of a software bug that might be causing the problem.

  • Go to your phone Settings.
  • Scroll down and tap on Software update.
  • Tap Download and install.

Perform a Factory Reset

This procedure will erase your phone data and bring it back to its original condition. Any corrupted data stored in the operating system which could be causing this problem will be completely removed.

Before proceeding with this procedure, it is recommended that you backup your Galaxy Flip 4 data.

  • Turn off your Samsung Galaxy device.
  • Simultaneously press and hold the Volume up and side buttons until the device vibrates and the Android Recovery screen appears then release all buttons. Allow up to 30 seconds for the recovery screen to appear.
  • From the Android Recovery screen, select Wipe data/factory reset. You can use the volume buttons to cycle through the available options and the side key to select.
  • Select Factory data reset. Allow several seconds for the factory data reset to complete.
  • Select Reboot system now. Allow several minutes for the reboot process to complete.
  • Set up your Android phone.

Frequently Asked Questions

  1. Why am I getting the volume limit reached message?

    You will usually get this if you turn the volume of your phone up and the volume limit feature is activated.

  2. How do I remove the volume limit PIN?

    Navigate to and open Settings, and then tap Sounds and vibration. Tap Volume, tap More options (the three vertical dots), and then tap Media volume limit. Tap the switch next to Set volume limit pin to turn it off. Enter the PIN, and then tap Done.

  3. How to create a custom sound profile with Adapt sound?

    Open the Settings app.
    Search for and select Sound quality and effects.
    Tap Sound quality and effects again, and then tap Adapt sound.
    If needed, tap Allow, and then choose your age group.
    To hear a preview of the different options, tap the gear icon, tap Preview, and then follow the on-screen instructions.
    You can also create a sound profile based on your own hearing ability. Tap Test my hearing, and then tap Start.
    Follow the on-screen instructions to take a hearing test and create your very own sound profile.

  4. How do I enable power saving mode on my Samsung phone?

    Open Settings.
    Tap on Battery and device care.
    Tap on Battery.
    Tap on Power saving mode and toggle it On.

  5. How do I dismiss lock screen notifications?

    You can dismiss notifications straight from the lock screen. Swipe left or swipe right on the notification until it disappears.

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Chad Buenaflor

Chad has been in the tech industry since 2000. He has a degree in Electronics Engineering and is interested in the hardware and software side of technology. Initially working for a Japanese semiconductor company as a Test Engineer for nearly 10 years, he then pursued his passion for internet technology by working for the support team of Time Warner Cable then finally joining TheDroidGuy as one of their troubleshooting and tech writers. On his free time he plays his favorite games on his PC, Xbox Series X, and Android phone.

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