Microphone Test - Check if your Microphone is Working

Our Microphone Test aims to test your microphone through your browser. The utility also has instructions on what might be malfunctioning and what to do about it. Our program supports many of the devices you use.

There are many reasons why your microphone may not be functioning correctly. Microphone malfunctions often occur when the microphone application lacks the correct settings. Microphone problems can also appear on your device due to actions independent of your app.

Once the test starts, you should speak loudly into the microphone. If it works, you will see colored sound waves appear and disappear. When the microphone does not work, you will see an error message in front of you. You should read the instructions on troubleshooting microphone problems on your device.

How to test your microphone?

Is your microphone not working for some reason? Test your microphone for proper operation by following the steps in Test Microphone Online on the right side of the screen.

Using this free online microphone tester is very easy. The user only needs to click the Start button. The browser will then ask to allow the site to access your microphone. Click the Allow button. If everything is okay with the microphone, you will see a moving line in the testing area.

Proven Solutions to Common Microphone Problems

Can you hear yourself without interference? Then your microphone passed the test, and there is nothing wrong with it.

Did the microphone fail the test? Are you unable to hear anything even after confirming your browser message? Here are all the solutions to our visitors' most common microphone problems. You need to perform the following steps:

  • Step 1: Make sure your microphone is plugged in and turned on.
  • Step 2: Click the Test Microphone Online button to begin the test.
  • Step 3. When your browser asks permission to access the microphone, click "Allow.
  • Step 4. Say the words into the microphone and see if the sound waves move according to your voice. Our service never records everything you say, so all voice processes will only be done on your PC.

FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions)

Here you will find answers to frequently asked questions about microphone problems.

There are several reasons for this problem:

  • The microphone is not connected correctly. Make sure your microphone is plugged in/on.
  • The microphone is turned off, or its volume is too low. Increase the microphone volume/disconnect it.
  • The sound card driver is outdated or not working correctly. Go to your sound card manufacturer's website and download/install the latest drivers.
  • Your microphone is broken.

  • Right-click on the speaker icon in the Start menu.
  • Open "Sound Settings."
  • Under "Input," click "Device Properties."
  • Adjust the microphone volume by moving the slider.

Improving the sound of your microphone is a simple task, and there are several things you can do to improve the sound quality.

  • Move the microphone slightly away from the mouse.
  • Make sure that the microphone volume is not set to maximum.
  • Make sure that the microphone is pointing in the right direction.
  • Do not place the microphone directly toward the sound source.

  • Right-click on the speaker symbol in the Start menu.
  • Open "Sound Settings.
  • Under "Input," click on "Device Properties."
  • Uncheck the "Disable" box.

Most Voice Over Internet Protocol (VoIP) programs can adjust microphone sensitivity:

  • Right-click on the speaker icon in the Start menu.
  • Open "Sound Settings."
  • Under "Input," click on "Device Properties" - select "Advanced Device Properties."
  • A new window should appear - here, open the "Levels" tab.
  • You can change the microphone's sensitivity by selecting the values "Microphone" and "Microphone gain."

Yes. This online microphone tester works correctly on all types of platforms. Use our free tool on your Windows PC or laptop and Mac. Our program is browser-based so you can access it through any device.

Yes. This online microphone tester works correctly on all types of platforms. Get access to the program through cell phones and tablets. Our program is built on a browser so that you can access it through any device.

No. Our program does not record your voice. The microphone tester only tests the sound of your microphone.

When you click the Start button, your browser will ask for permission to start the microphone for that site. Once granted access, the microphone will begin, and you will see a visualization of the sounds from your microphone.

This free online microphone test tool is available to anyone, no matter their technical skills.

Microphones are divided into two groups: professional and custom microphones. In the first case, studios use microphones with high sensitivity, noise reduction, and directionality. In the second case, microphones are used for communication and recording, but in low quality.

Microphones are divided into two groups of functionality: condenser and dynamic microphones. The first option is more expensive and of high quality. The second option is considered a cheap device that is easy to set up and is intended for home use.

In total, there are tabletop, built-in and lavaliere types of microphones.

Analog microphones are connected to the audio input jack, while digital microphones are connected through the USB port.


  1. The browser performs each microphone test, and all information is stored in the memory of the user`s device.
  2. Our website does not store technical data until the user has posted feedback about their microphone.
  3. If the user does not post a review, all information is deleted from the device`s memory as soon as the page of our website closes.
  4. Testimonials are in the public domain, containing technical data about the tested microphones.
  5. All your audio recordings are deleted from our site, so we do not save anything.
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