AirPods aren’t sweatproof and they’re not waterproof, either.
Although, Apple has neither confirmed nor denied this.
They’ve not said a word.
Apple bought Beats back in 2014 and in 2019, Beats released the PowerBeats Pro billing it as both sweat and water-resistant.
Are Apple EarPods Sweatproof?
Like the EarPods, the AirPods are not marketed as water-resistant, so sweat could eventually cause some problems. But EarPods come free in the box, and AirPods are $159. If you’re concerned about water damage, find a pair of sweatproof Bluetooth ‘buds to exercise in.
Are Apple AirPods 2 Sweatproof?
Apple finally released its second-generation AirPods — you can buy them on Apple’s website right now — and a lot of the new features were expected: wireless charging, “Hey Siri” support and faster pairing. The new AirPods still aren’t sweatproof.
Are AirPods okay for exercise?
You really shouldn’t wear AirPods while exercising. They are not sweat- or water-resistant. As the AirPods don’t have an official IP rating against water or dust, you should not expect them to survive prolonged contact with liquid, like sweat.
What happens if I drop my AirPods in water?
A water bottle doesn’t have 12 feet of water above it although the AirPods should be just fine if dried. But liquid damage is covered under warranty for AirPods, so if you’re still under warranty go swap them out at the Apple Store. So accidentally dropping them in water briefly shouldn’t cause any issues.
Can I wear AirPods in the shower?
No, You can’t use them in your shower. Unfortunately, Apple AirPods aren’t IP65 rated. Infact they aren’t even sweat-proof. If you mistake them to be waterproof and drench it in water Apple doesn’t cover you under their warranty or AppleCare+ Protection.
Do AirPods fall out when running?
Like the regular EarPods, the AirPods will feel loose but never fell out of an ear. For running, the AirPods might fare a bit better as you don’t have the weight of the cord pulling on the earbuds.
Is iPhone 11 waterproof?
Is the iPhone 11 waterproof? According to Apple, the iPhone 11 is rated IP68, which means it’s water resistant in up to 6.5 feet (2 meters) of water for 30 minutes. The more expensive iPhone 11 Pro and iPhone 11 Pro Max are also IP68 but can go deeper: 13 feet for 30 minutes.
Can I wear AirPods in the rain?
Are the AirPods waterproof? No. However, they will be fine if you use them in the rain or while sweating at the gym. Just don’t go swimming with them!