Category: iphone accessories

How to Update Your AirPods

Read full article:
at LifeHacker

Apple often issues firmware updates for its entire AirPods line, including AirPods Pro, AirPods 2, AirPods 3, and AirPods Max. However, the company doesn’t make it clear how to actually update your AirPods, nor do they share what each firmware update does. So here’s how to do it, whatever model of AirPods you use.

But…

Read more…

Read full article:
at LifeHacker

How to Disable the Malfunctioning ‘AirPods Left Behind’ Notification

Read full article:
at LifeHacker

Has this ever happened to you? You’re out and about, minding your own business, when suddenly your iPhone hits you with an “AirPods Left Behind” message. You panic, wondering where you could’ve dropped your expensive earbuds—until you realize they never left your pocket. What gives, iPhone?

Read more…

Read full article:
at LifeHacker

How to Use Your AirPods’ Hidden ‘Reset’ Feature When They Refuse to Cooperate

Read full article:
at LifeHacker

When most of the tech in your life is acting up—whether it be your computer, phone, game console, what have you—simply turning the device off and on again works wonders. Tech likes a reset! However, not all of our stuff has an on/off switch. AirPods and other Bluetooth headphones, for example, don’t have any obvious…

Read more…

Read full article:
at LifeHacker

How to Get Notified When You Leave Your AirPods Pro Behind

Read full article:
at LifeHacker

AirPods Pro are way too easy to leave behind. Yes, you can track your lost AirPods Pro from the Find My app, but now you can help stop the problem before it happens: Your iPhone can notify you when you leave your AirPods Pro behind.

Read more…

Read full article:
at LifeHacker

How to Choose Between the AirPods 2, AirPods 3, and AirPods Pro

Read full article:
at LifeHacker

Apple’s AirPods lineup has gotten confusing. The distinction was simpler before, when you could pick the AirPods Pro if you wanted an in-ear fit with active noise cancellation, or the regular AirPods if you could live without that. The third-generation AirPods has been launched though, making it a little harder to…

Read more…

Read full article:
at LifeHacker

What's the Point of AirPods Pro's Transparency Mode? And How to Customize It

Read full article:
at LifeHacker

Transparency mode is one of the Apple AirPods Pro’s best features. Using a mix of internal and external microphones, it allows you to listen to music through you earbuds without totally shutting out the world around you. But not all ears are created equal, and some people might want to let through more sound than…

Read more…

Read full article:
at LifeHacker

How to Make Sure Your AirPods Pro Are Actually Fully Charged

Read full article:
at LifeHacker

Ever wondered why your AirPods Pro’s battery level almost always hovers around 80 percent? This is because Apple automatically enables a feature that reduces battery aging—and as a consequence, slows down the charging speed significantly once your AirPods Pro’s battery is 80 percent charged. If you’re in a hurry to…

Read more…

Read full article:
at LifeHacker

How to Install Beta Firmware on Your AirPods Pro (and Why You Should)

Read full article:
at LifeHacker

In the wake of the iPhone, iPad, and Mac, AirPods Pro have joined the ranks of Apple devices getting beta updates. Apple will now release regular beta updates for AirPods Pro that can be installed by anyone using an Apple Developer account.

Read more…

Read full article:
at LifeHacker

How to (Maybe) Fix Your AirPods Max's Battery Drain Bug

Read full article:
at LifeHacker

Some AirPods Max owners have been hit with a weird battery-draining issue that affects the headphones even when they’re not in use, but there may be a simple fix.

Read more…

Read full article:
at LifeHacker

How to Tell If You're Being Tracked by Apple's AirTags

Read full article:
at LifeHacker

AirTags aren’t a thing yet—at least, not when we wrote this—but the oft-rumored tracking devices, about the size of a coin, should debut soon. And when they do, Apple is already building security features into iOS 14.5 to prevent people from secretly tracking you by attaching a tiny tracker to your stuff (or dropping…

Read more…

Read full article:
at LifeHacker