AirPods are incredibly small, but they also have decent battery life. Listening time is 4-5 hours, and if you have a charging case at hand, you usually don’t have to worry about running out of juice.
But it can make you too self-satisfied. If you want to avoid surprises, it’s a good idea to carefully monitor your AirPods’ battery life. However, the charging case status indicator is not a convenient and reliable tool.
Fortunately, there are multiple ways to check your AirPods battery life and charging case on your iPhone, iPad, Mac, or Apple Watch. The following details all possible methods.
Check AirPods Battery Life – iPhone & iPad
If you’re using an iPhone or iPad, you can use AirPods’ charging status alerts, battery widgets, AirPlay screens, or Siri to check the battery life of your AirPods and charging case.
AirPods charge status alert
If you want to know how much charge is left on your AirPods when you’re not actively using it, open the charging case closer to your iPhone or iPad. After a while, you will see an alert with relevant details.
You can also check the battery life of both AirPods individually. Simply remove one AirPod from your case and the status alert will be updated accordingly.
Add battery widget
If you want to see the remaining charges while using AirPods, you need to add a battery widget to your iPhone or iPad. In addition to revealing information in real time, you can also track the battery life of other devices and accessories such as Apple Watch and Apple Pencil.
On iPhone, just press and hold an empty area on the home screen.When everything starts shaking, tap plus The icon in the upper left corner of the screen. Then scroll down the widget gallery and click[batterySelect the widget size (small, medium, large) and tap Add widget..
The Battery widget shows how much charge is left on your AirPods. Also, each time you connect to your iPhone, both the left and right battery life of your AirPods, including the charging case, will be displayed separately for a short time.
Hint: Hint: Feel free to drag the battery widget on the home screen. You can also push to today’s view. Here’s how to manage your widgets on your iPhone:
If you are using an iPad, you can only add the battery widget to today’s view.Swipe right from the first home screen slide to see today’s view (if it’s not already visible), long-press and tap an empty area plus Go to the widget gallery and add a battery widget of the required size.
Open AirPlay screen
If you don’t want to use the Battery widget to check the battery life of your AirPods, you can use the AirPlay screen instead. Not very convenient.
Swipe down from the top right of the screen to open the Control Center. If you’re using an iPhone with Touch ID, swipe up from the bottom of the screen instead.
Then tap AirPlay Click the icon in the upper right corner of the Music Control to see the remaining charge under your AirPods. If you just removed your AirPods, you’ll also know the battery life of your charging case.
Or you can tap AirPlay Check the battery life of your AirPods by displaying an icon on your iPhone’s lock screen while playing audio.
Did you know that you can let Siri tell you how much charge is left on your AirPods?
which one Hey Siri Or press and hold ~ side/ /Up A button to call Siri.Then say something along the line “How long is the battery life of AirPods?” She needs to respond immediately with Dietz.
Check AirPods Battery Life – Mac
On Mac, you can use the Bluetooth status menu or Siri to understand the battery life of your AirPods and charging case.
Use the Bluetooth status menu
On Macs with macOS Big Sur or later installed, start by opening the Control Center from the top right of the menu bar. Then expand the Bluetooth controls.
You can immediately see how much charge is left on your AirPods. If you’re not already connected to your Mac, simply open the charging case lid to see the battery life of both your AirPods and your charging case.
Hint: Hint: To make it easier, just drag and drop the Bluetooth control onto the menu bar. You can then view your AirPods battery life with just one click. Here’s how to customize the menu bar on your Mac:
If you’re using macOS Catalina or earlier, you should see a Bluetooth status icon in the menu bar. In that case, simply select it and point to your AirPods to see how much battery power is left.
You can also ask Siri to tell you how much charge is left on your AirPods.choose Siri Make a request by clicking the icon in the upper right corner of the menu bar. She needs to respond instantly with battery life statistics.
Check AirPods Battery Level – Apple Watch
If you’re using an Apple Watch, you can use the Control Center to see how much charge is left on your AirPods. Alternatively, you can contact Siri.
Use the control center
With your AirPods connected to your Apple Watch, swipe up from the bottom of the screen to open Control Center.Then tap battery Click the icon to check the battery life of your AirPods.
If you just plugged in your AirPods, you can also check the battery life of your charging case.
Siri can also reveal the battery status of your AirPods via your Apple Watch.Just hold down Digital crown Or raise your hand and say Hey Siri.. Then ask her for battery life statistics and she should reply immediately.
No more surprises
With all of the above, if your AirPods battery suddenly hits the bottom of a rock, or if your charging case doesn’t have one charge left, there’s no excuse. This is out of the way, so check out these great AirPods tips and tricks to get a better experience with Apple’s wireless earphones.