Does Water Ruin AirPods?

Apple AirPods are not waterproof or water-resistant, so their use around water, on rainy days, or even during workouts puts them at risk of damage.

Apple will not replace AirPods damaged by water; you will have to order a new pair if they are impaired or destroyed by exposure to liquid.

What happens if my 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.

How do I get water out of my AirPods?

Being such small devices, there really is no way to open up your AirPods to let water out. The best you can do is dry them with an absorbent cloth or towel, shake ’em as best you can to get as much water out as possible, and then let them dry for a couple days.

What happens if I accidentally washed my AirPods?

If you accidentally wash your AirPods, make sure you accidentally dry them too. I washed mine and dried them. Tried them out and they didn’t work. Put them in the charger case and a few hours later tried them again and they worked!