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Whatsapp audio goes bad after a few minutes

Every time I make a call on Whatsapp, after about 3/5/8/10/15/20/30 minutes the sound goes bad like I can barely hear the other person, voice doesn’t sound clear, like I’m hearing them through a microwave or something. I hang up and call back and it does the same thing after a few minutes. It doesn’t do that on regular phone calls so it’s not my phone, and it does it on WiFi AND 4G. I have no idea how to fix this and it’s very annoying. Any solutions?

Post was last edited on February 27, 2018 9:05 PM PST

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Way back when

I had an older smart phone and it just barely worked on such apps. Now that most smartphones have better CPUs and such, I rarely hear of this issue. What is this phone?

Try end tasking all other apps first.

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Maybe it's not your problem at all

If you are facing poor quality voice calls at once or in a few minutes, drop outs or you can't make or receive calls, it is almost certainly because of your connection. The problem might not even be from your side: the person you're talking with will also need to ensure they have a good connection. But if the connection is bad, you can use Speedify

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