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Facebook has been a vital part of our lives for more than a decade now. We use it for networking, as a marketplace, to express our views and even for watching videos. There are plenty of videos and reels available to watch. 

But have you ever noticed that the sound of your Facebook videos is louder than the other platform videos? This could lead to disappointment, and to avoid such a situation, we are here with this guide on how to turn down your loud Facebook sounds. So let us take explore the same-


How to turn off video sound via iOS?

If you’re using an iOS device, then the following are the steps to be followed-

  • Open your Facebook app.
  • Tap on the three vertical lines located on the right screen of the app.
  • From the given menu, tap on Settings and Privacy.
  • Now hover over Settings.
  • From the given options, tap on Preferences.
  • Go to Media.
  • Select Autoplay and navigate to Videos start with sound.
  • You will find an option to turn the automatic sound off/on. Select that.
  • It’s done.


How to turn off video sound via Android?

If you’re using an android device and want to turn off the video sound, then the following are the steps to be followed-

  • Open your Facebook app on your Android device.
  • Now tap on the three vertical lines located at the bottom right of your app.
  • Hover to Settings and Privacy.
  • Now go to Settings.
  • From the given menu, tap down on Preferences.
  • Go to Media.
  • Now Select Autoplay.
  • Go to Videos start with sound, and you can find the turn the automatic sound on/off option. Select Off.

From the given option, you can easily turn off the videos through your Facebook app. Also, to control the volume of the videos, you can use the volume button and sound settings. But these settings will only work through your mobile device and for videos. You can not apply it on reels.


Wrapping up,

Through the steps we have shared, you can easily turn off and adjust the volume of the videos you watch on Facebook. We have included the guide for both, Android and iOS devices. However, if you are still in confusion about the process we have mentioned, please comment below and let us know. Our team will get back to you asap.




1- Why is the Facebook video loud?

Facebook has made the video sound loud when it comes to playing it on mobile devices as most of the users prefer streaming videos online through their devices and not PC, and due to that, Facebook did keep the video sound loud. However, through the given settings, you can easily control it.

2- How do I change the sound settings on Facebook?

If you want to change the sound settings of Facebook through your device, then you need to go to Settings and hover to Privacy. Navigate to Settings and Notifications. Now tap on Push and go to Tone. You can then change the sound as per your choice. 

3-How do I adjust the volume on a Facebook video?

While streaming videos on Facebook, you will find that some videos will be muted by default, and thus, you will have to turn the volume up for those videos. If you have disabled the autoplay option or have muted the sound, it will not work. You can adjust it through the settings given on the bottom right of the video.


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