When Should I Charge My AirPods?

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.

When should I charge my AirPods case?

To keep your AirPods charged, put them in the case when you’re not using them.

  • With multiple charges in your case, you get more than 24 hours of listening time,1 or up to 18 hours of talk time.
  • Your AirPods can get up to 5 hours of listening time3 or 3 hours of talk time on a single charge.

Is it okay to charge my AirPods overnight?

Yes, it is OK to leave AirPods charging overnight, over a week, or over a month. The case will go into a trickle charge mode when full capacity is reached, which minimizes the number of charging cycles used while preserving the life of the battery.

Can you overcharge AirPods?

You can not overcharge airpods. Yes. You can leave them overnight without any problem.

Do AirPods need charging?

Charging your AirPods

To recharge your AirPods, all you have to do is put them back in the charging case. The case comes with a built-in battery so you can get up to 24 hours of total listening time. To charge the case, just connect it to the Lightning cable that came with it and plug that into a USB port.