How to Turn Off Microphone on iPhone

How to Turn Off Microphone on iPhone
This guide explains the steps to turn off microphone on iPhone and how to disable Siri

Many questions have been asked about how to turn the microphone off on iPhone this guide will show you detailed steps.

The microphone on your iPhone is turned on by default, so Siri can hear you when you say “Hey Siri” to activate Siri remotely.

Through the Settings app on your iPhone, you can easily disable “Hey Siri” and the microphone function for specific apps.

How to turn off the microphone on iPhone

1. Launch the Settings app on your iPhone.

2. Find the “Privacy” settings page by searching.

3. Click “Microphone” on this page.

4. You’ll see a list of all the apps you’ve given Microphone access to.

5. Toggle any apps that you don’t want to use the microphone off.

How to disable Siri

1. Open the Siri & Search settings menu.

2. Remove the ability to “Listen for ‘Hey Siri.'” Toggle the switch on the screen so that green does not appear, which also disables the “Show when Listening” function.

3. Turn off Siri Button Controls. When you press the Siri side button, your iPhone’s microphone is activated, allowing for active listening.

4. When prompted by the pop-up menu, turn off Siri. After you’ve done this, the microphone will be completely turned off.


Following these steps will ensure that your microphone is completely disabled and your iPhone can function as you desire.