Do AirPods Have Tracking Devices?

How do you tell if your AirPods were stolen?

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Does Apple replace lost AirPods?

Apple will offer AirPod replacements for $69 if you lose one, & battery replacements for a fee. Apple has published detailed warranty information for its new AirPods that went on sale this week, including pricing for a replacement if you happen to lose one of the cord-free wireless earbuds.

Can someone use stolen AirPods?

Your AirPods Belong in Your Ears If someone stole your Apple AirPods, they could easily use them by carrying them out of the range of your iPhone.

Can you track your AirPods separately?

If you lost your AirPods in two separate places, don’t worry: the app will let you find one at a time. You’ll only be able to see one AirPod at a time on the map. Once you find the AirPod the map is showing you, put it in its case — once you refresh the map, it should show you where the other one is.

How far can AirPods be tracked?

So when you lose your AirPods and one or both are out of the case, you can use Find My to locate your AirPods when they are in Bluetooth range of any iDevice signed in with the same Apple ID (around 10 meters or 30 feet.)

Why is sound pending on Find My AirPods?

If you have an AirPod that you’ve left behind at another location or that isn’t connected to your iPhone, you’ll see the last known location on map and hitting the “Play Sound” button will present a “Sound Pending” message: You will receive a notification when these AirPods connect to a paired device.

Can I disable lost AirPods?

Does Apple have a way of preventing this kind of theft? The short answer, unfortunately, is no. Apple says that if AirPods are lost or stolen, you’ll have to buy new ones, just like any other Apple product. There’s no anti-theft measures in place to protect your shiny wireless earbuds.

What if I lost one AirPod?

“If your AirPods or charging case get damaged accidentally, you can pay an out-of-warranty fee. … And if you lose an AirPod or your charging case, we can replace your lost item for a fee,” the document says.

Can Reset AirPods be tracked?

The person may have reset them, but even if they didn’t you wouldn’t get any location updates unless the thief walked by and remained in range of your device long enough for the AirPods to pair. The reset doesn’t change the identity of the bluetooth module so that may have nothing to do with locating them, either.

Does AirPods have GPS tracking?

The earbuds don’t have a GPS connection, so Apple employs the iPhone’s GPS tech. The map inside the Find My iPhone app will show you the last place the AirPods were in range of an iOS device connected to your iCloud account. … The app will also let you play a sound through the earbuds to help you locate them.

How do I track my AirPods on Android?

You won’t get the same seamless experience as with an Apple device, but you can pair your AirPods with an Android device. Press and hold the button on the AirPods charging case until the link flashes, then find AirPods on your Android device’s Bluetooth setting.