How Long Do AirPods and AirPods Pro Last
Officially, Apple says its first generation AirPods offer up coque iphone 8 coque samsung a5 high tech to five hours of listening coque arriere iphone 8 plus verre time and up to two hours of talk time on one charge, while second generation AirPods provide up to an extra hour of talk time.
AirPods Pro feature the same battery life as AirPods coque iphone 6 silicone brillante with up to five hours of listening coque iphone 6s spigen hybrid time, but in Active Noise Cancellation mode, listening time is reduced to four and a coque iphone 6s fleurs de cerisier half hours and talk time is limited to up to three and a half hours. The Charging Cases for all models offer up to 24 hours of additional listening time or over additional 18 hours coque iphone 7 pierre of talk time.
The phrase “up to” is of course the une coque iphone 8 key qualifier that Apple coque iphone 8 transparent paillette elects to use here, and it’s not just to account for certain usage scenarios that can sap battery life quicker (see below). It’s also because if you’ve owned AirPods for a while and you use them pretty much every day, you may struggle to get anything near the stated battery life without recharging them a lot more often coque iphone 8 danseuse than you used to.
So How Long Do AirPods Actually Last
The limiting factor of the lifespan of AirPods or coque iphone 6 disney winnie AirPods Pro earbuds is the ability of their batteries to retain a change. Over time, you’ll find that the AirPods won’t last up to five hours anymore. Battery life coque samsung a20 per charge may fall significantly over several months of use. How long this takes depends on how heavily you use your AirPods, but from the coque iphone newarrival anecdotes on our forums, it seems coque iphone 8 rave the original AirPods will last about 2 coque iphone 6 jaune mat years before you start seeing noticeable decline in battery function, and AirPods Pro are unlikely to last much longer.
Why Do AirPods Have Such a Short Lifespan
It’s no secret that batteries deteriorate over time, and Apple’s AirPods are no different, coque samsung j3 but their small size makes them particularly vulnerable to the physical damage that occurs over the course of every lithium ion battery’s natural lifespan.
Consider that a speck of damage in an iPhone battery may be negligible, but the same sized speck in an AirPod battery is going to be a ivoler coque iphone 8 lot more significant because of its relatively tiny volume in comparison.
The tiny coque iphone 8 rigide couleur battery inside every AirPod (Image via iFixit)
The way the AirPods battery is discharged also has an impact on the coque samsung j6 actual battery life. For example, if you coque iphone 7 plus champion du monde make or receive a lot of phone calls over your AirPods, over time you’ll coffret coque iphone 8 plus likely notice an imbalance in battery life between the left and right AirPods. That’s because by default only one AirPod turns on its microphone during calls…