Question: Why Are My AirPods Only Working In One Ear?

Why does my AirPods only play 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.

Why is my left AirPod not working?

If you’re running into an issue where your AirPods aren’t connecting to your phone or tablet, the first thing to do is put them back in the charging case, wait for around 10 seconds, then take them back out and pop them in your ears again. If this is the case, try fully resetting the AirPods.

Why can I only hear out of one earbud?

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 you fix Apple earbuds when only one works?

If you can’t hear any sound or if only one side of your headphones works

  • Adjust the volume with the volume buttons on your iOS device or use the Volume slider in Control Center.
  • To see if you need a replacement, try a second pair of headphones.