MiniTool shows you how to check AirPod battery in several different cases in this post. Detailed steps for each case are provided, so you can easily perform an AirPods battery check.
AirPods are cordless, convenient, and cool. Given that fact, they are popular with users. Though they work properly in most time, they sometimes may be stuck in issues like AirPods flashing orange, AirPods microphone not working, AirPods volume too low, and so on.
Apart from above errors, you might be curious about AirPods battery level especially before going out. It would be rather frustrating that the AirPods run out of battery when you are in the trip. How to check AirPods battery? This post shows you how to perform an AirPods battery check in 5 cases.
How to Check AirPod Battery on an iPhone or iPad
The following steps teach you how to check the battery of AirPods on an iPhone or iPad.
Step 1: Enable Bluetooth on the iPhone or iPad. For that, you can go to Settings > Bluetooth and ensure that the slider at the top of the screen is green. If you don’t find the AirPods after turning on the Bluetooth, connect AirPods to the device again.
Step 2: Put your AirPods in the case and close the lid.
Step 3: Move the case as close as possible to the iPhone or iPad to get the best result.
Step 4: Then open the case and wait for a few seconds.
Step 5: The AirPods battery level will be shown on the screen of your device. To see the battery level of each AirPod, remove one of them from the case and wait a few seconds.
How to Check AirPod Battery on a Mac Device
The tutorial below tells you how to check the battery of AirPods on a Mac device.
Step 1: Put your AirPods in the case and close the lid.
Step 2: Click on the Bluetooth logo at the upper right corner of the device’s screen.
Step 3: Choose your AirPods from the list. If your AirPods don’t appear in the list, close your case and press & hold the setup button on the back of your case until the light on the front or inside of the case begins blinking. Moreover, ensure that your AirPods disconnect from other devices.
Step 4: Open the lid of the AirPods case and then the battery level will be shown under their name.
How to Check AirPod Battery on an Android Device
Step 1: Download the AirBattery app (free) from the Google Play Store and then install it by following the on-screen instructions.
Step 2: Open the AirPods case and then you will learn the battery percentage in the pop-up window.
How to Check AirPods Battery Without the Case
Here’s the tutorial on how to check Airpods battery without the case.
Step 1: Enable Bluetooth on your device.
Step 2: Tap and hold any blank space on your iPhone or iPad’s home screen.
Step 3: Click the plus sign in the upper left corner of your screen, and then scroll down and choose Batteries.
Step 4: Select a widget size. You can choose between a small square, a long rectangle, and a large square widget by swiping to the left.
Step 5: Tap Add Widget and rearrange the widget on your home screen.
Step 6: Tap Done and then check your AirPods battery level.
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How to Check the Battery of AirPods Without an iPhone, iPad, or Mac
You can get an estimate of the AirPods battery level without an iPhone, iPad, or Mac. Simply remove your AirPods from the case and open it. Check the status of light on the front of the case or inside it.
If the status light is green, it means that your case is charged. If it is amber, it indicates that your case has less than one charge left.