What Can I Do With Used AirPods?

So what are AirPods owners to do?

Sending them off to Apple for recycling by trading them in with Apple Trade-In or bringing them to your local Apple Store is certainly an option.

But you could also use our official trade-in partner MyPhones Unlimited.

Is it safe to buy used AirPods?

Not useless, but no longer “its like they never need a charge!” It is entirely possible that whatever AirPods you are looking at buying used were not used that much. It is also possible that they were actually used a little harder. So you should take that into account.

How much do used AirPods sell for?

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.

Does Apple take old AirPods?

Just like with trading in old iPhones and iPads, you can also send your AirPods in to Apple directly through their Trade In/GiveBack program. Apple will take your iPhone or smartphone from a variety of OEMs, MacBook, iPad, and even iMac. They’ll also recycle anything that they won’t buy.

Do pawn shops take 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.

How do I change ownership of my AirPods?

How to rename your AirPods

  • Launch Settings from your iPhone’s Home screen.
  • Tap on Bluetooth.
  • Tap on the current name of your AirPods under My Devices.
  • Tap on Name.
  • Edit the Name to your liking.
  • Tap on the Back button (looks like < ).

How do you sanitize AirPods?

Clean your AirPods and AirPods Pro

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

How much are 1st Gen AirPods worth?

You’ll get $30 for the first generation. AirPods that are “excessively dirty” and have “low volume” will still get you $10, regardless of the model you have.

How can you tell if AirPods are fake?

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Can I exchange my old AirPods for new ones?

Just like with trading in old iPhones and iPads, you can also send your AirPods in to Apple directly through their Trade In/GiveBack program. Apple will take your iPhone or smartphone from a variety of OEMs, MacBook, iPad, and even iMac. They’ll also recycle anything that they won’t buy.

Are AirPod pros worth it?

AirPods: The cheaper option for calls and podcasts

The AirPods Pro are so much better and definitely worth the higher price. AirPods don’t have tips to create a seal in your ear, and that means lesser sound quality, more outside noise, and they can fall out more easily.

How long should AirPods last?

around five hours

Can I sell my used 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.

How much can I get if I pawn my 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.

How do I reset my AirPods to sell?

How to Factory Reset AirPods

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

Can lost AirPods be used by someone else?

However, they can still use any other AirPod case to do this. You may not realize it, but your AirPods work with any charging case—provided you use a Pro case for AirPods Pro. So, if a thief stole your AirPods, they can still connect them to another iPhone using a different AirPod charging case.

Can someone reset stolen AirPods?

But what if your Airpods get lost, or worse, stolen? Well, if the thief has an iPhone, iPad or Mac they can easily reset the product and make it their own. Unfortunately, there’s no way you can block your lost or stolen Airpods as they’re not connected to Wi-Fi. If you’re lucky enough you might be able locate them.

Can AirPods steal?

The short answer, unfortunately, is no. Apple says that if AirPods are lost or stolen, you’ll have to buy new ones, just like any other Apple product. There’s no anti-theft measures in place to protect your shiny wireless earbuds.