Question: Does Apple Warranty Cover Stolen AirPods?

The Apple Limited Warranty covers a defective battery, but it doesn’t cover wear from normal use.

If your AirPods or Charging Case get damaged accidentally, you can replace the damaged item for an out-of-warranty fee.

If you lose an AirPod or your Charging Case, we can replace your lost item for a fee.

Does AirPod warranty cover theft?

The Apple Limited Warranty covers your iPhone and Apple-branded accessories against manufacturing defects for one year from the date you bought your product. The Apple Limited Warranty is in addition to rights provided by consumer law. Our warranty doesn’t cover damage caused by accidents or unauthorized modifications.

What do I do if my AirPod is stolen?

If a thief steals your AirPods, it’s painfully easy to connect them to a different iPhone. All the thief needs to do is put both AirPods in a charging case and hold the Setup button for a few seconds. It’s the same process you’d follow if you reset your AirPods to fix a software problem.

Does AppleCare plus cover lost AirPods?

The price for AppleCare+ is $29, and with that, you get an extended warranty as well as coverage for accidental damage. Unfortunately, AppleCare+ doesn’t cover lost or stolen AirPods Pro, so you’ll have to pay the $89 replacement fee if you lose an earbud. A lost charging case will cost you $99.

How much does it cost to replace a lost AirPod?

Apple charges $69 for a replacement AirPod and $59 for a replacement standard Charging Case, regardless of whether or not the ‌AirPods‌ are under warranty. Costs for a Wireless Charging Case are slightly different, with Apple charging $69 for an out-of-warranty repair and $79 to replace a lost one.

Can stolen AirPods be used?

Yes.! If the complete set is stolen, it can be used easily. There’s a pair button in the Airpods Case that allow others to connect with the Airpods. Once stolen and out of your phone’s range it can be easily used by other.

Can you find stolen AirPods?

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 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 track my AirPods if they’ve been reset?

The person may have reset them, but even if they didn’t you wouldn’t get any location updates unless the thief walked by and remained in range of your device long enough for the AirPods to pair. The reset doesn’t change the identity of the bluetooth module so that may have nothing to do with locating them, either.

Can you track AirPods with a serial number?

The serial number* is on the underside of the lid: If your AirPods are connected to your iOS device, you can also go to Settings > General > About > AirPods for the serial number: If you don’t have your charging case, but you have the original packaging, you can find the serial number next to the barcode.