How to Set Your Speaker or Headphones as the Default Audio on iPhone

Let’s say you’re listening to music using your fantastic Bluetooth speaker and you get a call. When you answer that call, it will probably default to your iPhone. But what if you want the call to automatically default to you speaker? Or your headphones? You can choose where your call audio defaults to in your settings on iPhone. Here’s how to set your speaker or headphones as the default audio on iPhone.

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How to Set Your Speaker or Headphones as the Default Audio on iPhone

  • Open the Settings app.

  • Tap General.

  • Select Accessibility.

  • Tap Call Audio Routing.

  • Your options are Automatic, Bluetooth Headset, and Speaker.

  • Choose the best one for you.

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Conner Carey holds a bachelor's in English with an emphasis in Creative Writing and resides in Fairfield, Iowa. When she's not writing, you can find her singing jazz or watching anime. Her personal blog can be found at connerleecarey.com; you can also follow her on twitter @connerleecarey.