Question: Are AirPods Dangerous?

Are AirPods safe radiation?

“My concern for AirPods is that their placement in the ear canal exposes tissues in the head to relatively high levels of radio-frequency radiation,” he said. Although most experts agree that there is no safe level of radiation, it’s simply not possible to avoid exposure, Schulder says.

Can AirPods kill you?

The concerns about AirPods and cancer are valid, but the reported incidence of them or any other popular Bluetooth headset actually causing cases of cancer (in-ear or over-the-ear) is virtually zero.

What is bad about AirPods?

As UCLA professor of epidemiology Leeka Kheifets told Consumer Reports last year, that means Bluetooth devices may pose less of a danger than cell phones. But again, we don’t really know. One potential cause for concern with Bluetooth, however: Many people wear Bluetooth headphones like Airpods for many hours on end.

Are wireless earbuds dangerous?

While Bluetooth and wireless headphones do emit lower levels of radiation compared to a cell phone, their placement is a big concern to some health experts. Some experts predict that even at lower SAR levels, prolonged, chronic use of our wireless devices could very well add up over time and hurt our health.