The Mosquito Ringtone came about after a crafty British man who invented a device called The Mosquito, the Mosquito is a device that emits a very high frequency tone meant to annoy teenagers (adults are unable to hear the tone). Some crafty students decided to convert the same technology into a ring tone that only they (teenagers) could hear! Jun 13, · Several young students have caught on to a recent trend: a ring tone that only they can hear and most adults can't. Dubbed the Mosquito, the noise stems from an Estimated Reading Time: 6 mins.
Find out just how far your ears can hear into the range of ultrasonic ringtones. Pretty much everyone should be able to hear the lowest tone (8kHz). Many people should be able to hear up to around kHz, from around 17kHz upwards we get into the range that only the under 20's can hear! . May 26, · Shopkeepers in the United Kingdom have been using the ultasonic Mosquito teen repellent to stop teenage loitering. But now, teens are using the high-pitch frequency that most adults can't hear Author: Melissa Block.
Tones like the Mosquito Ringtone "should" be harmless to your ears at moderate levels, just don't blast it while you ear is next to a speaker or while you have headphones in or against your ears. Play and select the highest frequency tone you can hear. Aug 07, · My landline rings, but when answered I cannot hear the caller. Sometimes I can hear voice breaking up with very very faint voice but not enough to get even a word. I called back to a different number and I was able to hear the person clearly, but now he cannot hear me. I tried calling from a cellphone and we both can hear each other.