In this guide we are going to share an easy method to Enable Dual Speaker on Galaxy S8 / S8+ smartphones. This dual speaker mode has been made possible by the release of TWPR recovery and Root for Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus as it allows you to install custom MODs and tweaks to enhance Android Nougat experience. We have already share tutorial to install perhaps the most popular Android sound Mod the Viper4Android for Galaxy S8/S8+ and here we will see how to enable dual speaker on Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus. Those who are familiar with the Galaxy S8/S8+ model numbers and Galaxy S8 features would know that both new Galaxy phones have only one audio (output) speaker at the bottom, but this mod will turn the earpiece speaker into an output speaker to give you dual speaker experience on the Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus devices. See steps below to learn how to get enable Dual speaker on Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus and also amplify sound quality.
This dual speaker is brought to you by a senior XDA member otonieru who came up with a perfect Android MOD to enable dual speaker on Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus. You can download Dual Speaker Mod for Galaxy S8/S8+ phones on your device free from the links below along with the instructions on how to install it on your phone. This dual speaker mod improves sound output of phone’s speakers and headphone volume to give you best listening experience. You will need to have a rooted Galaxy S8 or rooted Galaxy S8+ device with a file explorer installed on it to be able to install and run this dual speaker mod.
As long as your Galaxy S8 or S8 Plus is rooted, installing dual speaker mod is relatively straight forward. Download are required files including Dual Speaker mod file, Root Explorer, and others from the links below. Follow the steps in the guide to download and install dual speaker mod on Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus.
Before You Start
- Your device must be rooted.
- Download Dual Speaker with original volume level.
- Download Dual Speaker with Volume boost
- Bottom only volume boost
How to Install Dual Speaker Mod on Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus to Enable Dual Speakers
1 – Download Dual Speaker Mod file from the above links. You can download whichever file you like between original volume level file and volume boost file and then save it on your device.
2 – Power off your Galaxy S8/S8 and reboot it into recovery mode.
3 – Now in TWRP mode, select Install Zip and select the file downloaded from the above link.
4 – Swipe to flash the file.
5 – Reboot your device when the installation is complete.
6 – That’s all.
How to Disable Dual Speaker Mod to Re-activate Original Sound with Settings
1 – If you didn’t find this dual speaker mod to your liking, you can revert your device back to the original sound settings.
2 – Download the original mixer file from the link given above.
3 – Rename the original_mixer_paths.xml to mixer_paths.xml.
4 – Now move the file to /system/etc/ and replace the modded xml file.
5 – Change the file permission to 644 (RW-R-R).
6 – Reboot your device.
7 – That’s it.
The above steps will enable Dual Speakers as well as disable if you don’t want it on your Galaxy S8 or S8 Plus anymore.