If you are considering buying Apple’s airpods then you are probably wondering how long does the Airpod battery last ?
For starters both versions (second generation airpods and Airpods pro) come with some exciting features including excellent sound quality and extended battery life.
Both versions also come with a wireless charging case that easily connects with a Qi-based wireless charging mats.
As an extra the airpods pro have the active noise cancellation feature which shields you from unwanted sounds.
There is also the friendly Siri to help you control everything and a long battery life in both models.
What is the Airpod 2 and Airpod pro Battery Life ?
According to Apple, the second generation Airpods offer up to 5 hrs of listening time or 2 hrs of talk time.
The Airpods pro give an equal listening time but this time might be reduced to about 3hrs of listening time when using active noise cancellation.
The charging case or both the Airpods 2 and Airpods pro provide up to 24 hrs of listening time or approximately 18 hrs of calls.
Of course the Airpods battery life deteriorates progressively due to natural damage. The small size of the Airpods’ batteries also makes it more likely that they are going to get damaged over time.
How to check airpod battery
There are a number of ways to check the status of your Airpods’ battery.
Firstly, put the charging case next to your Apple device to trigger a popup showing the battery status.
The other method involves scrolling to the ‘Today View’ where you will find the ‘batteries’ section. This will show you the exact amount of charge left on your airpods.
If this section is not available just scroll down until you see the edit button. Use this to add or delete new widgets as you please.
Siri will also help you check the status of your battery. All you need to do is say “Hey Siri” “How’s the battery on my AirPods today?”
Lastly here is a simple process to check the status of your airpod battery on android.
- Start by installing the AirBattery app from Google play store and launch it.
- After it’s installed all you need to do is pair the Airpods with your android phone.
- After pairing move the charging case next to your phone and open the lid. This prompts a popup on your phone’s screen, indicating the level of charge left on your android 2/ pro.