I can't speed up audio on WhatsApp How do I fix it?

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Recently there is a new WhatsApp feature that allows us to speed up audio without the need for programs, which is quite useful in case a contact sends us an audio note that lasts longer than desired. However, there are not a few users who have written to us complaining about unable to speed up audio on WhatsApp and that we could provide them with one solution. Well, prepare very well because today The Green Android will give you a series of tips that you can follow if you are experiencing this incident with our feature of your favorite messaging client.



Why can't I speed up WhatsApp audio? 2022

It is certainly not known why not all users still have this feature, however indications of this problem tell us that it is due to the following factors:

  • WhatsApp is not updated to the latest version.
  • There are problems with the application's cache and data.
  • This new feature is rolling out and hasn't reached your device yet.

The option to speed up audio notes on WhatsApp is not available How do I fix it? 2022

Next I will leave you a series of tips you can follow if you can't increase audio speed in WhatsApp, if one method doesn't work for you, just move on to the next.

Reboot the device

Se WhatsApp can't speed up voice memos, the first thing to do is restart the device. It is a very simple task and you cannot imagine the number of problems that are solved this way since it is very useful if WhatsApp unexpectedly closes or stops.



Update WhatsApp to the latest version from the Play Store

Always keep the application updated to the latest version available on the Play Store. You can check if you have the latest version of WhatsApp by following these steps:

  • Go to Play Store > My Apps & Games > Updates.

Update WhatsApp without Play Store

Did you know that you can download WhatsApp without Play Store? If you have problems with update the application to the latest version available, you can always do it from alternative stores to the Play Store, such as uptodown. You can access it directly from the following link.

Once inside, we just have to do the following:

  1. Click on "Download".
  2. We will proceed to download and install the APK on Android.

Update WhatsApp from its official website

Another way to update WhatsApp if audio acceleration is not working is from its official website via the following link:

  • https://www.whatsapp.com/android/

Accelerated audio does not appear in WhatsApp How do I fix it? 2022

If after all of the above I still cannot speed up WhatsApp audio, it is most likely due to cache issues, so we will have no choice but to delete it. To do this, the first step you need to take is to enter the "Settings" of the phone.

Here we will enter «Applications».


We seek "Whatsapp" and once identified we enter.


In this section we enter «Storage».

Here we need to do the following:

  1. Empty the cache.
  2. Clear application data.

When we delete WhatsApp data, we will be told that everything will be lost, don't worry, it's a generic message, the only thing you will lose are your conversations, so it would be advisable to make a backup copy of WhatsApp. Basically what we will do is leave the app as it was from the factory, in this way we will eliminate any problem including that of audio correction. Then we will proceed to register again with our phone number and activate WhatsApp with the verification code and that's it.


If after following all these steps you still have problems, you can always speed up WhatsApp audio with the applications here I show you how.

And well that's all if you continue to have problems you can always leave me a comment and I will try to respond as soon as possible. Thank you so much for all your support and don't forget to share this article with your friends and family, cheers!


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