How to get good bass and boost the sound on Android

Here's where we show you how to get good bass and boost the sound on your Android smartphone or tablet.

If you're looking to find out how to get good bass on your Android device, or simply boost the overall sound and audio performance of your Android smartphone or tablet, then you've come to the right place. See all Android tips.

The first thing you should know - and probably already do - is that there is no magical piece of software that can improve the power of your Android's audio output, it simply is what it is. However if you have a good pair of headphones and want to improve the bass and overall sound performance of your Android smartphone or tablet, here's a method you should try.

How to get good bass and boost the sound on Android: Step one

Go to the Google Play store and search for the app Music Volume EQ, download it (It's only 2.1MB) and install it.

How to get good bass and boost the sound on Android

How to get good bass and boost the sound on Android: Step two

Now that you have downloaded the Music Volume EQ, you want to start playing a song in the background of your Android device and then open the Music Volume EQ app.

The app will appear like a floating widget, don't panic, it's a bit weird to look at but it works fine. The first thing you will see in a big onscreen volume control as well as a basic audio visualizer, in-between the two of these is an EQ button, which is where the party starts. Press it.

How to get good bass and boost the sound on Android

How to get good bass and boost the sound on Android: Step three

Now you will have all the controls you need to season your Android device's audio levels to your taste. The bass booster knob is located in the bottom left of the widget.

You should also have a play with the presets in the drop down menu as this can be a quick and easy way to set your equaliser to the specific genre of music you are listening to.

How to get good bass and boost the sound on Android

Note: To close the app – and not have it still running in the background – press and hold the power button located in the top right of the widget/app.