It is best to keep the AirPods in the case when you are not using them.
They also do not overcharge.
When your AirPods are out of the case they use battery even if you are not using them.
Your AirPods charge in the case and are ready for you to use as soon as you open the lid.
How many years will AirPods last?
AirPods contain rechargeable lithium-ion batteries that at best are expected to have a life span of about two years.
Are AirPods always on?
AirPods lose battery when you are not wearing them because they are “listening” for a connection. Their Bluetooth radios are always on when they are outside the case, which requires battery power. Well they’re using lithium batteries which will discharge when you’re not using it..
How do you keep up with AirPods?
Pairing AirPods with a non-Apple Device
- Put the AirPods in the AirPods case.
- Open up the lid.
- Press and hold the button on the back of the case until a white light flashes.
- Open up Bluetooth settings on the device you’re connecting to and choose the AirPods.
Why are my AirPods dying so quickly?
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.