How long do AirPods last before they die?
“AirPods are built to be long-lasting,” said Apple spokeswoman Lori Lodes, without specifics. Mine went for 34 months; others have reported they die in as little as 18 months. When your AirPod batteries finally go, even Apple’s employees are confused about your options.
Do AirPods lose battery when not in use?
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..
Can AirPods battery be replaced?
If your AirPods are less than a year old and the battery isn’t delivering five-hours of listening time, Apple will replace them at no cost. You can also take out an AppleCare+ warranty for $29 that covers the battery, but only lasts two years.
How do I check my AirPods battery health?
On your iPhone, open your case lid with your AirPods inside and hold your case close to your device. Wait a few seconds to see the charge status of your AirPods with charging case. You can also check the charge status of your AirPods with charging case with the Batteries widget on your iOS device.