If you have AirPods (1st and 2nd generation), your AirPods and charging case aren’t waterproof or water resistant, so be careful not to get moisture in any openings.
If your AirPods come in contact with liquid, including sweat from a workout, wipe them down with a dry microfiber cloth.
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.
Can AirPods survive water?
Apple AirPods are not waterproof or water-resistant, so their use around water, on rainy days, or even during workouts puts them at risk of damage. Apple will not replace AirPods damaged by water; you will have to order a new pair if they are impaired or destroyed by exposure to liquid.
What happens if I accidentally washed my AirPods?
If you accidentally wash your AirPods, make sure you accidentally dry them too. I washed mine and dried them. Tried them out and they didn’t work. Put them in the charger case and a few hours later tried them again and they worked!
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.
Should I put my 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.
Can AirPods be tracked?
To track your AirPods, you can do so via either iCloud.com or the “Find iPhone” app on iPad and iPhone. To use the feature, open the Find iPhone app and look for “AirPods” in your list of devices. From there, you can see where your AirPods are located on a map and in relation to your other Apple products.
Does Apple replace AirPods?
And if you lose an AirPod or your charging case, we can replace your lost item for a fee. Apple is also charging $69 to replace a single AirPod if you happen to lose one, and the same price for a lost charging case, which was a big topic conversation when Apple first unveiled the new cord-free earbuds.
Why do my AirPods get so dirty?
If you end up with debris or build up down toward the charging contacts in your charging case, you could try a manual air blower before giving canned air a try. It’s best to refrain sticking anything down toward the charging contacts to avoid damage.