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How to Prevent Static or Noise Caused By Microwaves

Preventing Static or Noise Caused By Microwaves

If you are experiencing static or noise on your cordless phone, radio or TV it might be caused by microwaves.  Below are some suggestions to help. 

Cordless Phone Static:

  • Some 2.4 GHz-based cordless phones and home wireless networks may experience static or noise while the microwave oven is in use.
  • Use a corded phone, a different frequency cordless phone or avoid using these items during microwave oven operation.

TV or Radio Static:

  • Some TV receivers and radios may experience static or noise while the microwave oven is in use.
  • Move the receiver away from the microwave oven or adjust the radio or TV antenna.