Unlike iPhones, AirPods don’t have liquid contact indicator, so there’s no way for an Apple Tech to know if they are water damaged.
So, if you happen to damage both AirPods and your charging case, it’ll be cheaper for you to buy an entirely new pair.
What happens if your AirPods get wet?
If you have AirPods Pro, your AirPods are water resistant, but not waterproof. The Wireless Charging Case for AirPods Pro is not waterproof or water resistant, so be careful not to get moisture in any openings. If an AirPod becomes damaged after it gets wet, you can chat or talk with us to order a replacement.
What do I do if I washed my AirPods?
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Do AirPods work after being washed?
Apple’s AirPods earbuds may be known for their small, completely wireless design, but a new video shows they’re quite durable. A video posted online shows that the AirPods (in case and outside of case) survive falls from up to 10 feet, submersion in water, and a full-cycle in a washing machine.
Do AirPods have water sensors?
First and foremost, you should know that there is no water indicator on these headphones, and there is no official water-resistant rating. This means that Apple does not acknowledge this product to be waterproof. Therefore, if you end up washing them, there is no easy way to tell how bad the damage is.