Spotify Sound Quality lowers while on Discord

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Spotify Sound Quality lowers while on Discord

reallyshort
Newbie

Plan

Premium

Country

United Kingdom

 

Device

Macbook Pro 13" Early 2015

Operating System

macOS Catalina 10.15.2

 

 

My Question or Issue

Whenever I'm in a discord call, the sound quality from Spotify is dreadful. My headphones are Sony WH-H900N and connected through bluetooth. I saw that switching that my input source to the internal mic might solve the issue but it hasn't.

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Re: Spotify Sound Quality lowers while on Discord

ManuMateos
Music Fan
When you're using a VoIP call, usually your operating system switches the Bluetooth codec to a suitable one for bidirectional audio called SBC. It's not a Spotify problem.

You can check this pressing Option while checking the Bluetooth menu option, then selecting the device, then checking the codec.

To fix this and force the use of AAC or aptX: https://9to5mac.com/2018/08/31/mac-how-to-force-aptx-aac-on-your-supported-bluetooth-headphones/
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