AirPods

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What’s in the Box

AirPods

Charging Case

Lightning to USB Cable

  • Overview

    Wireless. Effortless. Magical.

    AirPods will forever change the way you use headphones. Whenever you pull your AirPods out of the charging case, they instantly turn on and connect to your iPhone, Apple Watch, iPad, or Mac.(1) Audio automatically plays as soon as you put them in your ears and pauses when you take them out. To adjust the volume, change the song, make a call, or even get directions, just double-tap to activate Siri.

    Driven by the custom Apple W1 chip, AirPods use optical sensors and a motion accelerometer to detect when they’re in your ears. Whether you’re using both AirPods or just one, the W1 chip automatically routes the audio and engages the microphone. And when you’re on a call or talking to Siri, an additional accelerometer works with beamforming microphones to filter out background noise and focus on the sound of your voice. Because the ultralow-power W1 chip manages battery life so well, AirPods deliver an industry-leading 5 hours of listening time on one charge.(2) And they’re made to keep up with you, thanks to a charging case that holds multiple additional charges for more than 24 hours of listening time.(3) Need a quick charge? Just 15 minutes in the case gives you 3 hours of listening time.(4)

    Highlights

    Designed by Apple

    Automatically on, automatically connected

    One-tap setup for all your Apple devices(1)

    Quick access to Siri with a double-tap

    More than 24-hour battery life with Charging Case(3)

    Charges quickly in the case

    Rich, high-quality audio and voice

    Seamless switching between devices

    Tech Specs

    Bluetooth

    Wireless

    Weight

    AirPods (each): 0.14 ounces (4 g)

    Charging Case: 1.34 ounces (38 g)

    Dimensions

    AirPods (each): 0.65 by 0.71 by 1.59 inches (16.5 by 18.0 by 40.5 mm)

    Charging Case: 1.74 by 0.84 by 2.11 inches (44.3 by 21.3 by 53.5 mm)

    Connections

    AirPods: Bluetooth

    Charging Case: Lightning connector

    AirPods Sensors (each):

    Dual beam-forming microphones

    Dual optical sensors

    Motion-detecting accelerometer

    Speech-detecting accelerometer

    Power and Battery

    AirPods with Charging Case: More than 24 hours listening time,(3) up to 11 hours talk time(6)

    AirPods (single charge): Up to 5 hours listening time,(2) Up to 2 hours talk time(5)

    15 minutes in the case equals 3 hours listening time(4) or over an hour of talk time(7)

    System Requirements

    iPhone, iPad and iPod touch models with iOS 10 or later

    Apple Watch models with watchOS 3 or later

    Mac models with macOS Sierra or later

  • iPhone Models

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    Apple TV Models

  • 4.5 Average
    4 out of 5 stars
    Number of stars Percentage Number of reviews
    • 5.0 out of 5 stars

      Exceptional!

      Best pair of truly wireless earphones I have ever owned. These are simple to use, sound great, and are great for so many activities including: running, commute Best pair of truly wireless earphones I have ever owned. These are simple to use, sound great, and are great for so many activities including: running, commute to work on the train, listening to podcasts and music, and making your friends jealous. If you're on the fence (as I was) try them out and you will love them. One of the best products Apple has made, it follows the simplistic and high quality design this company is revered for. Great job, Apple!

      • Written by Manuel C from Quincy

      1115 of 1305 people found this useful

      Is this review useful?Exceptional!

    • 5.0 out of 5 stars

      Fantastic

      Fantastic product! Use them all of the time. I sometimes forget that they are even in my ears. Sound is great and convenience of using them across my apple pr Fantastic product! Use them all of the time. I sometimes forget that they are even in my ears. Sound is great and convenience of using them across my apple products is amazing! Would highly recommend and doubt you would be disappointed!

      • Written by James L from Liberty Twp

      631 of 754 people found this useful

      Is this review useful?Fantastic

    • 4.0 out of 5 stars

      Nice! link once and voila works flawlessly every time.

      awesome sound. you can use in one ear at a time, when you are biking , walking around doing home stuff and still be cognizant of sounds and things around you. t awesome sound. you can use in one ear at a time, when you are biking , walking around doing home stuff and still be cognizant of sounds and things around you. the best feature is of course the bluetooth connectivity thats so simple. open the case and put them in your ears. no buttons to press, no shenanigans at all. drawbacks- no colors only white for now. water resistant- maybe maybe not. and if someway they can get rid of the longer microphone stick sticking out of the ears.

      • Written by Nischal G from Houston

      531 of 672 people found this useful

      Is this review useful?Nice! link once and voila works flawlessly every time.

    • 5.0 out of 5 stars

      Audiophile Quality for Sound in a Quiet Environment

      The AirPods replicate sound magnificently! If you listen to them in an environment that is quiet, I find listening to the AirPods to be a most pleasant experien The AirPods replicate sound magnificently! If you listen to them in an environment that is quiet, I find listening to the AirPods to be a most pleasant experience. As they do not jam into your ear canal, the sound is not as good in a noisy environment. However, I can listen to them for hours without any "fatigue". Moreover the convenience of this product is outstanding. Happy ownership!!!

      • Written by Donald B from Leland

      1 of 1 people found this useful

      Is this review useful?Audiophile Quality for Sound in a Quiet Environment

    • 5.0 out of 5 stars

      Works amazing!

      Stays perfectly in my ear and sound amazing. They truly are great products. They have a connection range of around 150 feet.

      • Written by Nathan G from Vancouver

      1 of 1 people found this useful

      Is this review useful?Works amazing!

    • 3.0 out of 5 stars

      OVERALL VERY HAPPY WITH THE PERFORMANCE THE FIRST DAY

      SO... I REALLY LIKE THEM. THEY ARE COMFORTABLE TO WEAR AND THEY SOUND BETTER THAN REGULAR EAR BUDS.LOVE THAT THE CASE KEEPS THEM CHARGED. I DID FIND SOME CONNEC SO... I REALLY LIKE THEM. THEY ARE COMFORTABLE TO WEAR AND THEY SOUND BETTER THAN REGULAR EAR BUDS.LOVE THAT THE CASE KEEPS THEM CHARGED. I DID FIND SOME CONNECTION ISSUES CONNECTING BETWEEN 2 OF MY IPHONES. ALSO, A MAJOR ISSUE FOR ME IS WHEN RUNNING CONFERENCE CALLS VIA ZOOM. THIS HAPPENED TO ME TODAY TWICE ON 2 DIFFERENT PHONES. IT OVERHEATS THE IPHONE AFTER 10 MIN OF TALK TIME. THIS IS VERY STRANGE AND SHOULDN'T HAPPEN. i HAVE THE IPHONE 7 PLUS AND IT HAS NEVER OVERHEATED ON ME SINCE I BOUGHT IT . TODAY , BACK TO BACK , MY PHONE STARTED OVERHEATING WHILE USING THEM. THE SECOND I PLACED THEM BACK IN THE CASE, IT STOPPED AND I WAS ABLE TO REVIVE THE PHONE. APLE NEEDS TO LOOK AT THIS IF IT WERE NOT FOR THESE ISSUES I WOULD HAVE REVIEWED THIS 5 STARS . THIS IS A BIG ONE FOR ME AS I AM ALWAYS CONFERENCING AND USING FACETIAE, ZOOM, SKYPE ETC FROM MY IPHONE

      • Written by ITAY D from West hills

      Is this review useful?OVERALL VERY HAPPY WITH THE PERFORMANCE THE FIRST DAY

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