Do Gen 1 AirPods have Siri?
With the first-generation AirPods you have to double tap the earbuds before you can talk to the personal assistant, but the new models allow you to say simply “Hey Siri” for it to register your spoken query or command.
Does Apple still sell AirPods 1?
Apple makes it easy to use your original first generation AirPods in the wireless charging case, which you can purchase separately for only $79. Both the new AirPods and the wireless charging case are available for purchase online as of March 20, and they will be in stores next week, per Apple.
How do I activate Siri on AirPods 1?
You can also set the press-and-hold action to allow you to use Siri. In the AirPods Pro settings screen, tap Left or Right, then select Siri. You can have one AirPod set for Siri and the other set to change noise control modes.
What is the difference between 1st and 2nd generation AirPods?
AirPods 2 uses Apple’s new H1 chip, whereas the original has a W1 chip. Both these allow the AirPods to pair seamlessly with Apple devices, but Apple claims AirPods 2 can connect up to 1.5 times faster, provide a more stable wireless connection, and switch between active devices up to twice as fast.
Are my AirPods 1 or 2?
If your AirPods are connected to your iOS device, you can use it to get the model number of your AirPods: Go to Settings > General > About. Scroll down until you see the name of your AirPods (for example, “John’s AirPods”). Tap the name, and you’ll see the model number.
Is AirPods 2 waterproof?
According to an unnamed source, the AirPods won’t be sufficiently waterproof for swimming, but they’ll be protected against “rain and perspiration”. AirPods 2 will look identical as its predecessor except for a small LED light on the front of the charging case, to signal when the case is charging wirelessly.