Will My AirPods Break If I Drop Them?

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 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.

What do I do if I drop my AirPod in water?

If your AirPods come in contact with liquid, including sweat from a workout, wipe them down with a dry microfiber cloth. To dry the case, place it upside down with the lid open. If an AirPod becomes damaged after it gets wet, you can chat or talk with us to order a replacement.

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.

Is it bad to leave AirPods in case?

Do you leave your AirPods in the case when you’re not using them? Yes. 1 update, the AirPods no longer lose battery when inside the case. So there is no reason not to put them in there.

Why do AirPods die so fast?

The lithium-ion batteries that power AirPods are everywhere. They charge faster, last longer, and pack more power into a small space than other types of batteries do. But they die faster, too, often after just a few years, because every time you charge them, they degrade a little.

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 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 AirPods give you 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.

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.