Question: Is It OK To Buy Used AirPods?

When buying a used pair of AirPods, you never know what the battery health of the AirPods/Case is.

Batteries tend to wear down rather quickly with AirPods, so they are most definitely a risk to buy second-hand!

At the end of the day, it is completely fine to buy used AirPods.

How much should you pay for used AirPods?

A used AirPods charging case regularly sells for $50-$60 on eBay. Individual AirPods can also go for around $50. Even if you get less than those prices, you’ll likely be able to recoup at least half of the cost of the new AirPods.

What to check when buying used AirPods?

If you’re planning to buy used or refurbished AirPods, be sure to check the serial number to verify the genuine purchase. Just remember, every Apple product has a serial number. AirPods too have a unique serial number written on the underside of the case lid.

What can I do with my old AirPods?

First, go to Apple’s trade-in website, select “Other devices” followed by “Headphones and speakers,” enter your address, and you’ll receive a free prepaid shipping label for your old AirPods. And if you’re wondering—no, you won’t get a discount off your next pair, sadly.

How do I clean my second hand AirPods?

Clean your AirPods and AirPods Pro

  • Wipe them clean with a cloth slightly dampened with fresh water and dry with a soft, dry, lint-free cloth.
  • Allow them to completely dry before placing in the charging case.
  • Do not attempt to use them until they are completely dry.

Can I sell my AirPods?

Apple won’t give you money for your old AirPods, but you can trade them in for about $50 at a few sites and you can sell them on your own for more money once you remove them from your account and clean them. If you want to sell your AirPods for more than $50 you will need to get on eBay, LetGo or Facebook Marketplace.

Can I pawn AirPods?

Pawn shops take almost anything of value! Obtaining a pawn shop loan is just a matter of going to a pawn shop with your Apple airpods and a valid ID. Most pawn shops can either loan you money against your Apple airpods or they can buy it from you.

Are AirPods waterproof?

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.

How can you tell if AirPods are fake?

To put it shortly, the quickest way to spot fake AirPods is to scan the serial number found on the inside of the case (see pictures below on how to find that serial number). Once you get that code, pop it through checkcoverage.apple.com and see whether Apple confirms it for you.

How do I reset my AirPods to sell?

How to Factory Reset AirPods

  1. Put your AirPods in their case—keep the lid open.
  2. Hold the button on the back, as shown above, for three to five seconds until the amber light blinks three times.
  3. Close the lid.
  4. On your iPhone, go to Settings > Bluetooth > AirPods and Forget This Device, as shown below.

Can I upgrade my AirPods?

You can’t update your AirPods manually, but you can ensure that the AirPods are ready to update when Apple releases new firmware. Your AirPods will update automatically when they’re in their charging case, the case is charging, and it’s near your iPhone.

Can u track AirPods?

To track your AirPods, you can do so via either iCloud.com or the “Find iPhone” app on iPad and iPhone. To use the feature, open the Find iPhone app and look for “AirPods” in your list of devices. From there, you can see where your AirPods are located on a map and in relation to your other Apple products.

Can I exchange my AirPods for new ones?

If your AirPods or charging case get damaged accidentally, you can pay an out-of-warranty fee. And if you lose an AirPod or your charging case, we can replace your lost item for a fee. The AirPods sell for $159 new and come with the charging case.