Can stolen AirPods be tracked?
If your AirPods are offline
If your AirPods do come back online, you’ll get a notification on the iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch you use them with. Find My is the only way that you can track or locate a lost or missing device. There is no other Apple service that can find, track, or otherwise flag your device for you.
Can a serial number be traced?
A serial number is a unique number assigned to identify a specific item. Serial number tracking & lot number tracking, is the ability to track and trace serial numbers back to suppliers, through distributors or to customers by lot or batch.
How do I find my stolen AirPods?
Find Lost AirPods With a Tracking Map
- Launch the Find My iPhone app.
- Sign in with your Apple ID and password.
- Tap your AirPods in the listing.
- Go to your iCloud and sign in with your Apple ID.
- Open Find iPhone.
- Click All Devices.
- Select your AirPods.
Can stolen AirPods be reset?
But what if your Airpods get lost, or worse, stolen? Well, if the thief has an iPhone, iPad or Mac they can easily reset the product and make it their own. Unfortunately, there’s no way you can block your lost or stolen Airpods as they’re not connected to Wi-Fi. If you’re lucky enough you might be able locate them.
Can I find my AirPods if someone resets them?
Unfortunately, you can’t use Find My to track your AirPods if they were in the charging case when someone stole them. This is because they don’t maintain an active connection to your device while in the case, to conserve battery life.
What happens if my AirPods are stolen?
Apple says that if AirPods are lost or stolen, you’ll have to buy new ones, just like any other Apple product. There’s no anti-theft measures in place to protect your shiny wireless earbuds. That said, if one of your two AirPods is lost or stolen, Apple says you’ll be able to buy just one.
What to do if my AirPods are stolen?
So if your AirPods are lost, out of their case, and somewhere close by, you can use Find My iPhone to find them again. If your AirPods are out of range of all of your devices, need to charge, or are in the AirPod Case, Find My iPhone can still help by showing the time and location where they were last connected.
Can someone remove my AirPods from Find My iPhone?
Remove a device from Find My iPhone on iCloud.com. If you’re no longer using an iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Mac, Apple Watch, or AirPods, you can remove them from Find My iPhone. When you remove a device, it’s removed from your Find My iPhone Devices list and Activation Lock is turned off.