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Do AirPods support aptx?

This post will show you if AirPods support aptX and what codec AirPods use.

AirPods and AirPod Pros do not support aptX. Both AirPods and AirPod Pros use the AAC codecs instead.

Do AirPods support aptX?

AirPods do not support the aptX codec. Instead, AirPods use the AAC codec.

The AAC codec can allow for slightly higher quality audio but it can be more computationally expensive which is not such an issue with Apple products and AirPods which feature reasonably powerful chips.

Do AirPods pro support aptX?

AirPods Pro do not support aptX. AirPods Pro use the AAC codec.

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What codec does AirPods use?

Both regular AirPods and AirPods Pro use the AAC codecs. You can see the codec being used by clicking on the AirPods with the alt key pressed on the Bluetooth menu of a MacBook.

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Can you use aptX with AirPods?

It is not possible to use aptX with AirPods. You can only use them via AAC.