Lost AirPods? so you can easily find them — 2022

One of the strengths of the AirPods is their comfort, sometimes you are able to forget that you are wearing them in your ears, and much of the blame for this comfort is given by their size, which can lead us to at certain times it is relatively easy to lose them or leave them forgotten somewhere, and in those moments, you have to know what are the steps to follow to find them quickly. Here we tell you how.

What do you need to search for your AirPods?

The first thing you need is to have another Apple device, which will usually be the device your AirPods were connected to, unless you're using them with an Android device.

Well, if this device that they were connected to is an iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch, you have to have the option Find My… activated to be able to exercise this same function with your AirPods.

When does Find My AirPods work?

To be able to use this function, as we have mentioned before, we need to have Find my… active on our iPhone, iPad or iPod Touch with which we have linked our AirPods. Also, the AirPods have to be close to the device in question.

If your AirPods are out of range of any of your devices, not charged, or in their charging case, Find My AirPods will show you the time and location of their last connection.

Steps to follow to locate them

To find our AirPods we have several options, which we list below.

See AirPods on the map

In the event that we want to view our lost AirPods on a map, we can do it in two different ways.

On the iPhone, iPad, or iPod Touch.

  1. Open the Find app.
  2. Select the Devices tab.
  3. Choose your AirPods.

In the computer

  1. And a iCloud.com.
  2. Sign in with your Apple ID.
  3. Open Find My iPhone.
  4. Click All Devices, then your AirPods.

play a sound

If the AirPods are close to one of our devices and they are connected by Bluetooth, we can make them make a sound to find them more quickly. For this we have to:

  1. Open the Find app.
  2. Select the Devices tab.
  3. Choose your AirPods.
  4. Tap Play Sound.

What happens if the AirPods are disconnected?

Now, what happens if the AirPods are disconnected? First, if you didn't turn on Find My AirPods before you lost them, we won't have this option available to locate them.

If the message No location has been found appears, we will not be able to choose the option to play a sound to be able to find them, but we can obtain the location of the last connection, something that can give us many clues as to where we have lost our headphones. Also, if the AirPods come back online, we will receive a notification on the device with which we usually use them.

How much do AirPods replacements cost?

If finally, we are unlucky enough to lose our AirPods, we may consider acquiring the earphone or headphones that we have lost. In that case, it will surely be very useful for you to know what is the price that you are going to have to pay in each of the problems.

For AirPods:

  • AirPods: 75 euros each earphone.
  • Charging case: 65 euros.
  • Wireless charging case: 85 euros.

For AirPods Pro:

  • AirPods Pro: 99 euros each earphone.
  • Wireless charging case: 109 euros.

What to do if they have not been found

If the time comes when we have no hope of finding our, or our AirPods, the only option left is to report the loss of these devices to the relevant authorities so that, in case someone finds them and turns them over , they can notify you and, after verifying that they are your property, you can recover them.