USB-c headphones not recognized by my Xiaomi 12-pro

USB-c headphones not recognized by my Xiaomi 12-pro

In fact you will still find a lot of headsets or earphones that connect via a 3.5mm jack . A lot of people also prefer to keep a jack connection, quite simply because they consider that the quality audio will be larger. You are trying to connect your car radio the car , your headset or your earphones on your Xiaomi 12-pro, however all of this does not work. No sound or music does not come out of the device. Your Xiaomi 12-pro has a USB-C port to connect its peripherals. In this tutorial, we will explain the different causes of earphones or headphones not recognized by your Android phone. This can come from a number of explanations, such as a bad adapter, an update that is too old, non-compatible headphones, etc.

The first thing to do will be to check that the volume on your smartphone will be sufficiently increased, as well as that on your device (car, speaker, headphones, etc.).

USB-c headphones not recognized by my Xiaomi 12-pro and update

Sometimes while connecting your headphones, you are recommended to update the notification area. The update will be necessary for the headphones to work properly. Update when prompted.

What to do if you have an update problem?

If you are unable to update, turn off your Xiaomi 12-pro and turn it back on. Then plug your headphones back in. The update will be offered to you.

Activate Audio output through the USB-c port of your Xiaomi 12-pro

Sometimes it will be necessary to activate the sound output to the USB-C port, see the steps:

  • Go to Settings
  • Developer mode
  • Multimedia Section
  • Then ACTIVATE Disable USB audio routing

Headphones not supported on your Xiaomi 12-pro

Sometimes your smartphone will not detect the headphones correctly. you will have to clear the cache of the USB-c port. To do this, consult the instructions specified below:

  • go to Preferences of your Xiaomi 12-pro
  • Apps
  • System apps
  • USB Setting to clear cache

Headphones not compatible with your Xiaomi 12-pro

You have a message appearing » the connected USB device is not supported » while plugging in the headphones. Have you tried using the USB headphones given when purchasing your Xiaomi 12-pro. Most often it is a incompatibility between your smartphone and the headset. Try buying a headset or USB-C wired headphones compatible with your Xiaomi 12-pro. If this is not the case, switch to wireless headphones, which will connect via bluetooth .

Dust in the USB-c port

Do not hesitate to use a toothpick or a pin and dust the USB-C socket, sometimes too many impurities do not allow a good connection between the plugs. Do this cleaning gently so as not to damage your port.

USB-c to jack adapter incompatible with your Xiaomi 12-pro

Not all USB-c to jack adapters are compatible with your smartphone. First try plugging in another pair of headphones to see if the problem is with your adapter or the headphones. If this is indeed due to your adapter, buy one that will be fully compatible with your Xiaomi 12-pro, such as the Ugreen adapter. USB-c to 3.5mm jack.

What are the solutions if none of the solutions have worked to connect your headphones to your smartphone?

The last method will be to reset your Xiaomi 12-pro, however remember to make a backup of the data on your Xiaomi 12-pro.

If you want other solutions on your Xiaomi 12-pro, we invite you to consult the other pages in the category: Xiaomi 12-pro.