How Do You Make AirPods Stop Hurting Your Ears?

Why are my AirPods hurting my ears?

Apple’s AirPods may be best-in-class wireless earbuds, but they’re not for everyone.

Due to the shape of some people’s inner ear, the headphones simply don’t fit every possible ear shape well, or in some cases, cause pain when placed firmly inside the ear.

Do your ears get used to AirPods?

Because they don’t have a wire attached to them, the AirPods don’t pull down. Yes, the AirPods are more comfortable than EarPods — because you don’t feel the need to push them into your ear very far. It really does help significantly.

How do you stop earphones from hurting?

Take breaks from listening every so often. Turn the volume down if you’ve ramped it up. Keep the cushions in good shape by replacing wrecked ones and then adding a sweat-proof headphone cover. If your ears are prone to the cold, then add an earmuff headphone cover.

How do I make my AirPods comfortable?

Many people probably just hook the AirPods in their ears with the stem pointing down. But that keeps them loose, virtually guaranteeing that they’ll slip out. After placing the AirPods in your ears, twist them up around 30 degrees so the stem is more horizontal and is sticking out away from your ears.

Why do AirPods die so fast?

The lithium-ion batteries that power AirPods are everywhere. They charge faster, last longer, and pack more power into a small space than other types of batteries do. But they die faster, too, often after just a few years, because every time you charge them, they degrade a little.

Why won’t AirPods stay in my ears?

While Apple’s AirPods do deliver surprisingly good sound quality, users don’t always get to hear it. Because the earbud tips are made out of smooth plastic instead of silicone, they never stay in one’s ears securely. A loose fit means there’s no noise isolation, so sound leaks and audio quality suffers.