There was no power running through your headphones.
As long as you let them dry completely they should be fine.
Can Apple earbuds survive the washing machine?
Do iPhone 7 earphones survive in the washing machine? It’s pure luck if they survive. They’re not rated for water resistance or to withstand that level of wear.
What happens if I wash my headphones?
Get the wireless earphone dry
When you discover that you have washed your headphones in the washer, remove them immediately and get them dry. The more you waste time, the higher the chances of your wireless earbuds getting damaged permanently. Shake the earbuds very well to remove the excess water inside them.
Can earphones survive the washing machine?
Now this is a totally unscientific study, based on just two pair of earphones, but so far we can confidently state that, yes, earphones will work just fine after they’ve had a spin with your dirty undies and socks.
How do I fix my earbuds after washing?
- Dry the earphones thoroughly with a soft towel.
- Remove the foam/rubber/elastic nozzle sleeves and let them air dry.
- Shake the earphones to remove water droplets.
- Let the earphones air dry for 48 hours.
- Do not speed the drying by using a clothes dryer, a hair dryer, or any other type of forced hot air.
What happens if Apple headphones get wet?
When the earphone falls into the water or accidentally gets wet if you find it immediately, you should immediately pick it up and gently shake off the water. But considering the structure of the earphone, it is afraid of vibration, so don’t shake it too hard, it will damage the earphone.