Does the remote control works in iphone 3gs?

I have an iPhone 3GS and I can popup the volume neither popdown ...
I see that 3GS is supported for this earphones but no luck. Is it needed to do anything special?


  • Asked by Javier I
  • 08/11/2009
Apple Earphones with Remote and Mic

Apple Earphones with Remote and Mic

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2 Answers from the Community

  • Best Answer:

    After googling for other people who have experienced this problem, I found the answer that applied for me: there was pocket lint that had been stuffed down the headphone jack. A paperclip and lots of patience later, I had extracted the lint and now the mic and remote work as advertised.

    • Answered by Trieu Binh C from Toronto
    • 21/02/2010
  • Yes.

    • Answered by Brett H from Townsville
    • 27/11/2009