Today's XKCD comic perfectly sums up Android's volume problem

Today's XKCD comic perfectly sums up Android's volume problem

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As I’m sure many of you know, Android has three distinct ‘volumes’ – one for media, one for the ringer, and one for alarms. Each has its own volume level, but unless you’re playing media, adjusting the volume just changes the ringer – leading to the problem XKCD nailed in today’s comic.
If you live under a rock, XKCD is an online comic strip famous for depicting relatable scenarios. For just about every situation you can imagine, especially tech-related ones, there is almost always a relevant XKCD strip. For example, Google’s mess of messaging apps is perfectly summed up by this comic:

Today’s strip perfectly sums up the problem with Android switching between ringer and media volume. Trying to turn down the volume before a video turns into a tedious ordeal, and if you’re too late, you’re often met with speaker-blasting audio. You can find the original comic at the source link below, and if you see someone complaining about Android’s volume switching, you know what to send them.

Article originally published at: Android Police