How do I know if my AirPods is original?
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.
How do I know if I have AirPods 2?
Gen 2 airpods without wireless charging case have a slightly smaller hinge than the one on the Gen 1 case. Look at the model number under the ear part of the pods. Should be A2031 and A2032 for each side. Case will be the same as Version 1 if you opted for non-wireless case.
How do I know if I have AirPods 1 or 2?
There is no way to tell the difference between them unless you look at the inside. AirPods 1 use the W1 chip, while the AirPods 2 use the H1 chip. The new H1 chip has a faster Bluetooth connectivity when paired with Apple devices.
Do fake AirPods have a serial number?
Find the serial number on the AirPods case. Once you see your Apple serial number, go to checkcoverage.apple.com and type the number in there. If they are authentic, the search will find that they are Apple AirPods. This will not work with any fake serial number.
Do real AirPods light up?
Lights. Most knockoff AirPods actually have lights built into them. These lights will flicker blue and red every few seconds when you’re wearing them. It’s not super noticeable in the daylight, but people will know something is up when they see your AirPods light up at night.