How to Turn Off Pixel 3 XL Camera Shutter Sound
Most smartphones produce a fake shutter sound when you take a picture. This sound can be loud and annoying, especially when you’re trying to snap the perfect picture of a friend or a bunch of selfies in a public place. Temporarily turning off shutter sound is a popular procedure on Samsung models. I am saying that since users have the chance to select how long they want the mute option to last in hours.
This is ideal for important meetings and events and it is also a great choice if you’re going to be doing a lot of photography with your phone and don’t want to hear that annoying shutter sound. Yes, tere is no such option on your Pixel 3 XL, but that’s not all. This doesn’t mean though that there’s no special trick for your device; don’t even think of that.
You can also follow the below steps to turn off the Pixel 3 XL Camera Shutter sound. I think that your phone’s sound profile can generally override your camera shutter sound options. Well, if your phone is on silent, you shouldn’t hear a peep from the camera anyway, but if it isn’t, this shouldn’t be a problem any longer.
How to Turn Off Pixel 3 XL Camera Shutter Sound (method 1):
- Tap the volume down button while watching the screen;
- Once the volume is all the way down, the volume will switch to a vibrate mode, and then — if pressed again –most models will make your phone totally silent. Well, as you can guess, vibrate or full silence should mute the shutter noise.
Remember that this should work with almost every Android device, including your Google Pixel phone. But you still have to remember to restore Volume again when you are done taking pictures, so it’s not a permanent solution.
Do you want to make it permanent? Then, this is the perfect procedure for you:
How to Turn Off Pixel 3 XL Camera Shutter Sound (method 2):
- Swipe across to More > Settings;
- Be sure that there you’ll din the toggle for camera sounds, so you know what you have to do now.
Note: The easiest way to turn off the camera sound on your handset has been presented, but keep something in mind. In some territories all around the world, privacy laws make it illegal for anyone to turn off the camera shutter sound. Make sure that it is legal in your location before following any of the instructions below. And don’t say that you haven’t been warned about that.
Do not hesitate to check out more guides for your Pixel 3 XL camera.