Quick Answer: What Happens When One AirPod Works?

What happens if only one AirPod works?

A particularly irritating problem that can sometimes occur is when one AirPod drops the connection intermittently or stops working altogether for no apparent reason.

Ensure that both ‌AirPods‌ are in their charging case and that the case has charge.

Locate the small button on the back of the case, near the bottom.

Why is one of my AirPods not working?

As noted above, completely resetting your AirPods can fix several issues. Put your AirPods back in the charging case. Hold the button on the back of the case for roughly 15 seconds until the orange LED flashes. Open the case next to your phone and wait for the AirPods to reconnect.

Why is my AirPod only playing in one ear?

The reason there is sound only playing out of one of your AirPods is because of a software problem. When your AirPods aren’t properly connected to your device, it can cause one AirPods to only play out of one ear.

Can you use one AirPod if you lose one?

If you lose one AirPod, or a charging case, you can get a new one for $69. “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 document says.

What do I do if one of my AirPods is not working?

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.

Why is only one of my earbuds working?

There can be many reasons that a pair of headphones only play audio out of one ear. The most common reason for sound to only come out of one side is the wires near the audio jack have gotten bent back and forth so many times that it has caused a short in the wiring.

How do I fix my left AirPod?

If your left or right AirPod isn’t working

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

Why is my left AirPod quiet?

With a flashlight check and see if your Left AirPod might be clogged with Ear Wax, if so, a large blast of compressed air may clear it out or as so have found blowing with force can sometimes also clear. Try a reset of the AirPods and see if that works also. Put your AirPods in their case—keep the lid open.

Why is one of my AirPods louder?

If you find that one AirPod is loud, while the other is quiet, it’s usually an accessibility setting making that change. Go to Settings > General > Accessibility and scroll all the way to the Hearing section. If your problem is that sound is only playing in one AirPod, check out these tips.

Why is my right earbud so quiet?

If your right ear still sounds quiet, see an ear doctor because the problem is you, not the headphones. However, if the new headphones have the same problem, then nothing is wrong with your earbud. Check the balance on your player and adjust it until the two earbuds sound equally loud.

Why is my AirPod case flashing orange?

Each color indicates a specific status. Green stands for charged and amber means that less than one full charge remains. If the light is flashing white, then your AirPods are ready to set up with a device. And if the light flashes amber, then you may have to set up your AirPods again.