Methods to Check AirPods Battery Level {iPad/iPhone/Battery Widgets}

Check AirPods Battery Level

Headphones with wires have become an old story since the release of AirPods by Apple in 2016. Soon after its launch, Apple Airpods has been the most popular product sold by Apple. These AirPods are wireless, & are always purchased by almost 50% of the population. These AirPods have additional amazing features that make them unique and different from other products available in the market. Some of the smart features are background noise removers and sensors that detect the action for pausing/playing any audio. In addition, you must also know how to use these products so that you’re familiar with it’s working criteria.

Methods to Check AirPods Battery Level {iPad/iPhone/Battery Widgets}

In this article, we will explore more about the features of the AirPods, the battery level, how one can check the battery level of the AirPods and the ways by which one can connect them with the other Apple devices.

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How To Charge AirPods Battery ?

Charging Airpods is the easiest task. You just have to keep your Airpods in the Airpods case. If you are not using these earbuds then keep them safe in their cases and while being safely packed they get charged as well. MagSafe charging case or Qi-certified charging mat can be used while charging the Airpods. The lids of the charging case should be closed and the status light should be shown for 8sec.

Status Light Indicators

  • If your AirPods are fully charged then the status light will be fully green.
  • If the process of charging is still going on then amber light will be visible.
  • If the AirPods are not kept in the case then the status light shows the battery status of the case and if the AirPods are in the case then the light indicates the battery of the AirPods.

AirPods Battery Percentage Level Check Procedure

Three prominent methods can be implemented for checking the battery percentage of the AirPods via iPhone or iPad in just a few simple steps.

Method 1: Through Battery Widget

  • Step 1: Tap on the right side of your iPad or iPhone to access the battery widget displayed on the screen.
  • Step 2: Click on the ‘Edit’ option seen on the bottom section of the screen.
  • Step 3: Tap on the ‘Plus icon’ available in the upper section on the left side of the screen.
  • Step 4: Tap on the ‘Batteries’ option which is seen at the lower section of the widgets list.
  • Step 5: You can now choose the size of the battery widget at your convenience.
  • Step 6: After completing the above step you need to place the particular widget anywhere on the screen.
  • Step 7: Tap on ‘Done’ shown on the upper right side of the screen.
  • Step 8: You can now see the battery percentage of your AirPods on the widget page along with the battery level of the other Apple devices connected with each other.

Method 2: On MacBook

  • Step 1: You need to pair your AirPods with Mac to see the battery percentage of the AirPods on the desktop.
    In case, if they’re in the case then you need to open the case.
  • Step 2: Choose System Preferences Menu > Bluetooth & turn it on.
  • Step 3: Connect the AirPods. The Bluetooth icon will get displayed as the speaker icon & then these will get displayed as ‘AirPods icon’ on the screen.
  • Step 4: Choose the ‘AirPods’ icon & now you can see the battery percentage of both the earbuds individually along with the case.

Method 3: Opening the AirPods Case

  • Step 1: Pair the AirPods with the iPhone or iPad at the initial stage.
  • Step 2: Open ‘Settings’ and turn on the Bluetooth of your iPhone or iPad in the next step.
  • Step 3: Keeping the AirPods inside the casebox hold it for a few seconds.
  • Step 4: Place the AirPods Case near the iPad or iPhone and then open the case now.
  • Step 5: You’ll see a pop up getting displayed at the bottom of the screen which will show the battery percentage of the case & AirPods.

How To Check If AirPods Are Low On Battery Or Not?

Several indicators are available which indicate that AirPods are low on battery. Try out these methods to resolve this issue.

  • A tone is heard in AirPods when the battery is low.
  • You get notifications on the screen of your iPad/iPhone at intervals when the phone is at 5%,10% and 20% battery level  is low.

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AirPods are easy-to-use wireless headphones which can be easily connected with your Apple devices via Bluetooth. Many settings of AirPods can be accessed through the iPhone or other compatible devices. The price range of these AirPods varies according to the generation of the AirPods. Different generation AirPods have some unique features and prices. This article explains every method to check the AirPods battery level in simple words. So go through it if you are facing a problem with the AirPods battery level update.



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