AirPods

How to use Apple AirPods features on your Android without rooting

How to use Apple AirPods features on your Android without rooting

Apple's AirPods are the most popular wireless earbuds on the market (via Apple). In fact, according to BusinessofApps, the company sold some 110 million in 2020 alone. One of the things that make AirPods so popular is the way they integrate with the rest of Apple's ecosystem -- extending it, and adding additional features. For example, Siri integration is much easier with AirPods, with the virtual assistant able to quickly respond to texts and phone calls.

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AirPods Pro 2 rumored to feature lossless audio support

AirPods Pro 2 rumored to feature lossless audio support

It's really amazing how far Bluetooth earphones have come in so short a time, in no small part thanks to Apple. The iPhone maker's push to banish headphone jacks from mobile devices pushed wireless audio technology to quickly evolve in just a span of four years or so. As iconic as they may be, the AirPods don't actually support the best audio technologies that Apple has to offer. The next-gen AirPods Pro, however, could nab one Holy Grail of music streaming, but Apple will have to first overcome significant hurdles to make that happen.

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How To Stop AirPods From Automatically Switching

How To Stop AirPods From Automatically Switching

Apple's AirPods are among the most popular earbuds in the world. The devices offer decent sound quality in a small package, while also unlocking a number of additional features for iPhone users, such as improved Siri interaction.

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The Best Way to Safely Clean Your AirPods

The Best Way to Safely Clean Your AirPods

You've had your AirPods for a while and they're great, but you've noticed one issue: they're, well, looking a bit used. That probably means it's time to give the earbuds a proper clean, but as with any delicate hardware, you have to do this the right way, otherwise you may void any warranty you still have and potentially make the devices unusable.

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10 AirPods Pro Competitors That Are Worth Checking Out

10 AirPods Pro Competitors That Are Worth Checking Out

Wireless earbuds have exploded in popularity over the past few years, with Apple's AirPods leading the way. Yes, both the AirPods and AirPods Pro are bestsellers, but they are not the only wireless Bluetooth earbuds on the market. Ditching the AirPods doesn't mean you have to compromise. There are plenty of competing earbuds that offer everything you want for cord-free sound on the go. Choose wisely and you can get outstanding audio, stellar battery life, and a comfortable fit. Simplify your shopping with our compilation of the best wireless earbuds that rival Apple's flagship AirPods Pro. 

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Here’s How to Reset Your AirPods

Here’s How to Reset Your AirPods

Apple's AirPods offer a smooth experience, but they're not totally immune to the occasional issue. Some users have experienced moments where the earbuds won't charge, while at other times one may face a connection issue in which the AirPods refuse to pair with a smartphone or laptop. Not every issue requires a full reset, but performing the action is simple when nothing else works.

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The Apple Black Friday 2021 deals are here, but are they worth it?

The Apple Black Friday 2021 deals are here, but are they worth it?

As with Amazon, Walmart, and other major tech companies, Apple has a bunch of Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals for shoppers this Thanksgiving holiday. Unlike most other companies, however, Apple isn't slashing the prices on its products -- rather, buyers will receive an Apple Gift card as part of the purchase, which can be used to buy something else later on. Is the gift card deal ultimately worth it?

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AirPods 2 for $89 are an early Apple Black Friday deal that sounds great

AirPods 2 for $89 are an early Apple Black Friday deal that sounds great

Apple may have its new AirPods (3rd generation) to appeal to your ears, but an early Black Friday 2021 promo has brought second-gen AirPods down to their lowest price so far, though that's not the only reason you might want to jump on the deal. Usually, a set of AirPods (2nd generation) would cost you $129 from Apple direct, but one retailer is offering them for just $89.

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Apple AirPods (3rd generation) Review

Apple AirPods (3rd generation) Review

From the butt of jokes to wireless trendsetter, Apple's AirPods are serious business now. The true wireless earbud market is a huge deal in accessories, and all eyes were on late 2021's AirPods (3rd generation) launch to see just what Apple could do for the midrange. With a $179 price tag, these new AirPods draw a line in the sand for features and usability, though at the same time Apple may also be a victim of its own success.

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AirPods 3 price and release date revealed with Spatial Audio

AirPods 3 price and release date revealed with Spatial Audio

Apple revealed AirPods 3 (or AirPods 3rd Generation) today with features that set the new earbuds apart from their predecessors. Apple's own Susmita Dutta spoke about the next generation in AirPods from the company, starting with Spatial Audio enabled by default. These new AirPods look effectively like the AirPods Pro - without the earbud tips.

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Apple Unleashed: Everything we can expect

Apple Unleashed: Everything we can expect

Slightly over a month after its September event, Apple is set for an “Unleashed” October event. This second product launch of the fall on October 18 is scheduled a day before Google’s much-anticipated Pixel event. Strategically timed or not, the Apple event is not going to have any competitive iPhones to show. The highlight of the “Unleashed” event will be the new MacBook Pros powered by an upgraded in-house processor.

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Apple adds a year to the AirPods Pro service program

Apple adds a year to the AirPods Pro service program

Apple products are expensive enough that any issue to prevent something lasting a long time is a big deal for consumers. Unfortunately, some of Apple's high-end AirPods Pro earbuds have had a problem that causes crackling, static, or issues with Active Noise Cancellation requiring some owners to send the earbuds in for service. With no fanfare, Apple has extended that repair program to address any issues with crackling, static, or Active Noise Cancellation for an additional year.

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