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How to find AirPods case?

If you lost your AirPods case, this post will show you how you can find it.

If your AirPods are in the case and they are connected to find my iPhone, you can see the last known location of the AirPods and the case. If your AirPods are not in the case or connected to find my iPhone, you are limited to traditional searching methods such as retracing your steps. However, it would help to see if you can connect to your AirPods through one of your devices.

Also, if you have the AirPods Pro 2 case or newer, you can get it to play a sound through find my iPhone because those cases do have speakers.

While you can track the AirPods themselves via find my iPhone or Bluetooth, if your AirPods are not in the case or not connected to find my iPhone, your options will be limited when tracking down the case.

How to find AirPods case?

If your AirPods are in the case, you can track the case using find my iphone as well as get it to play a sound if it is in bluetooth range. If your AirPods are not in the case, you can’t track it using find my iPhone. However, if you have the AirPods Pro 2 case or newer, you can track it using find my iPhone.

Below are options you have when finding the AirPods case.

Use Find my iPhone

If your AirPods happen to be in the case, you can use find my iPhone to track where they were last connected to your iPhone. You can also use Find my iPhone to get the AirPods to play a sound if it is in bluetooth range.

See if the AirPods are connected to Bluetooth

If your AirPods are in or near the case and are connected to Bluetooth, it will be the case that your AirPods and the case are somewhere nearby and you will just have to keep searching around until you find them.

Use the Wunderfind app

If you are able to connect to the AirPods via Bluetooth and the case is near the AirPods, you can also use the Wunderfind app which allows you to see the strength of the connection you have with the AirPods.

By using the app, you can walk around and see if the strength of the connection gets weaker or smaller. By walking in the direction that makes the connection stronger, you will be getting nearer to the AirPods.

Go to locations where you might have used the case

If you go back to locations where you last used the case and AirPods, you might find that the AirPods connect to the phone’s Bluetooth.

If this happens, you will know that the AirPods are somewhere nearby and hopefully the case will be too.

Try to remember where you last used the AirPods

It would help to try to remind yourself of where you last used the case.

If you know that you last used the case in a certain room, you can search the room by starting in a certain location in the room and then working your way around the room.

It would help to look underneath things such as chairs, cushions, mattresses, and beds since the case might have fallen underneath.

Consider where you normally use the case

It would also help to consider where you most frequently use the case since that is the most likely location, if you cannot remember where you last used it.

Read more: Why do my AirPods make a noise when connected?

How to find AirPods case with android?

If you use your AirPods with Android, it will not be possible to connect your AirPods to find my iPhone.

Therefore, you will only be able to find the case via traditional searching methods as mentioned above.

However, it would help to see if you can connect your AirPods to your device’s Bluetooth, if the case is probably nearby the AirPods.

Read more: Can you charge AirPods without the case?

How to find AirPods case in house?

To find your AirPods case inside the house, it would help to consider where you normally leave the case, where you last used the case and to use find my iPhone if your AirPods are in the case.

How to find lost AirPods case without AirPods inside?

If your AirPods are not in the case, it will not be possible to track the case using find my iPhone. The case also will not show up on Bluetooth.

Therefore, you will have to use offline searching methods such as retracing your steps.

How to find your AirPods case with AirPods in it?

If you have connected your AirPods to find my iPhone, it will be possible for you to track the case by using find my iPhone.

However, if they are not connected to find my iPhone, you could try and see if they appear on your device’s Bluetooth. Otherwise, you will have to try and retrace your steps.

Can I connect a lost AirPods case to find my iPhone?

It will not be possible to connect your AirPods case to find my iPhone. It is only possible to connect the AirPods themselves to find my iPhone.

To prevent this from happening in the future, it would help to leave your AirPods in the case when you are not using them so that you can track the case by tracking the AirPods.