Samsung Galaxy Note10 - Connect a Headset

Note This smartphone doesn't offer a built-in 3.5 mm port. To listen to calls or music using a headset, the following options are available:

  • Use the included USB Type-C earbuds.
  • Use a Bluetooth® headset.
  • Connect a USB Type-C to 3.5 mm adapter (follow the instructions below).
    Note Adapter not included.


Using an adapter, connect to the USB Type-C port on the smartphone (figure 1) then connect the headset to the 3.5 mm port on the adapter (figure 2).
Smartphone with USB Type-C to 3.5mm adapter

After connecting the included USB Type-C earbuds, you may be prompted to perform a firmware update.

  1. Plug in your earbuds and then view the notification panel by swiping down from the top of the display.
  2. Tap the drop down arrow next to 'Firmware update' in the notification panel:
    Headset firmware update
  3. Tap the Update button.
    Headset firmware update
  4. The firmware update downloads and is installed.