Quick Answer: What Happens If I Drop My AirPods?

Does dropping AirPods PRO damage them?

If they are inside the case, Apple AirPods won’t get damaged. You can buy some high-quality protective cases for your AirPods charging case. Thus, your AirPods and its charging case will stay completely secure in all conditions. If AirPods are fallen from a certain height, they might get damaged.

What happens if I drop my AirPods in water?

A water bottle doesn’t have 12 feet of water above it although the AirPods should be just fine if dried. But liquid damage is covered under warranty for AirPods, so if you’re still under warranty go swap them out at the Apple Store. So accidentally dropping them in water briefly shouldn’t cause any issues.

How do you fix a dropped AirPod?

If your left or right AirPod isn’t working

  • On your iOS device, go to Settings > Bluetooth.
  • Tap the “i” icon next to your AirPods.
  • Tap Forget This Device, then tap to confirm.
  • Place both AirPods in your charging case.
  • Press and hold the setup button for a few seconds, until you see the status light flashing white.

How many drops can AirPods take?

In the video, the AirPods are dropped in case and standalone from waist height, head height and ten feet. The AirPods were hitting hard floor and bouncing around multiple times, a worst case test. After all three drops, the AirPods continued to work and play music as good as new.

How long do AirPods last before breaking?

Apple says a pair of AirPods should last around five hours if you’re playing music, or around two hours of talk time, before needing to be recharged. The charging case should be good for around 24 hours, or 11 hours of talk time. If you’re seeing times significantly lower than this, your AirPods may be faulty.

How do you eavesdrop with AirPods?

“If you have AirPods, you can press ‘Live Listen’ to ‘On’ and leave your phone in the room with someone and you can hear what they are saying, thank me later,” one person wrote on Twitter. To turn on Live Listen, AirPods must be on, at which point an ear symbol will appear in the iPhone drop-down control centre.

Can you put your AirPods in rice?

There’s many methods of doing this. Some people recommend placing electronics that get wet into a bowl of rice to draw out any moisture. This will slowly eradicate any moisture without damaging the electronics inside the AirPod.

Will AirPods still work if dropped in water?

Apple’s AirPods are already a hit. As 9to5Mac reports, the AirPods have survived everything that’s been thrown at them. The AirPods still work after being dropped from 10 feet, and after being submerged in water. They work even after they’ve gone through a full washing machine cycle.

Will AirPods still work if washed?

Apple’s AirPods earbuds may be known for their small, completely wireless design, but a new video shows they’re quite durable. A video posted online shows that the AirPods (in case and outside of case) survive falls from up to 10 feet, submersion in water, and a full-cycle in a washing machine.

Why can I only hear out of one AirPod?

You can hear through both AirPods if you put them in your ears at the same time. If you can only hear through one AirPod, take them out of your ears, wait a moment, then put them in at the same time. If it if sends your phone call to the iPhone, just tap the button and send the audio to the AirPods.

Can you buy 1 AirPod?

In fact, it’s totally possible to buy just one AirPod. According to Digital Trends, you can buy a single AirPod for $69. That’s not exactly nothing, but it’s certainly better than paying $159 or more for a new pair.

Does Apple replace AirPods for free?

If one of your AirPods earbuds (or the case itself) breaks due to manufacturing defect within the first year of owning it, you should be able to get Apple to replace the affected piece(s) for free. If it’s just the battery that’s affected, you can replace a single bud (or the case) for $49 each.

Can I wear AirPods in the shower?

No, You can’t use them in your shower. Unfortunately, Apple AirPods aren’t IP65 rated. Infact they aren’t even sweat-proof. If you mistake them to be waterproof and drench it in water Apple doesn’t cover you under their warranty or AppleCare+ Protection.

Can I drop my AirPods?

Apple’s AirPods are already a hit. As 9to5Mac reports, the AirPods have survived everything that’s been thrown at them. The AirPods still work after being dropped from 10 feet, and after being submerged in water. They work even after they’ve gone through a full washing machine cycle.

Can AirPods cause cancer?

There’s no conclusive evidence that AirPods Pro or other Bluetooth headsets are dangerous. There’s really no evidence that radio-frequency (RF) radiation can cause brain cancer or noncancerous brain tumors in people.