How does setting up and using AirPods Pro work on Android?

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How do AirPods Pro work on Android?

As expected, using these wireless headphones on a different computer from the Apple universe, not all of their functions will be usable. Even so, many of its features will be available and can be enjoyed. Among them, the essential traits will work.

That is, the Bluetooth connection with which the AirPods work, it will be the same one that supports synchronization with an Android, albeit a little more manual.


Likewise, playing and pausing music can be performed by pressing the stem of the AirPods with a single touch. So it was pressed three times to go back. And if you press twice quickly, it will jump forward.


If, on the other hand, the same stem is pressed, there will be the possibility of deactivate or activate the ambient listening mode or noise cancellation.

On the other hand, when you connect the AirPods Pro on Android, you will not be able to automatically transfer the audio of a call to the phone simply by removing the headphones from the ear.

Likewise, you will not be able to see the battery indicator of the wireless headphones on your device, so you will need to do some rough calculations to know when they need to be charged.

Knowing all this, it is also important to point out that there are alternatives to AirPods for listening to music on iPhone or Android. Just in case you can't have monetary access to them.

Or, alternatively, it is now downloadable from Google Play Store, an application that exposes the battery of the AirPods, called Activation Assistant or Bixby.


If your computer supports wireless reverse charging, you can charge the headphones on the back of the device. Charging can also be done from a platform compatible with Qi.


Steps to set up AirPods on Android

As we have already mentioned, the operation of these headphones takes place via the Bluetooth connection, which for Apple is automatic, but for Android it will be manual.

To achieve this, it is necessary to locate the section dedicated to Bluetooth, which is obtained in two ways, in " Settings ", Within the section" Connected devices " is " Bluetooth ".

Or, by swiping from the home screen and from top to bottom, the quick settings panel or notifications. In this, the icon of the " Bluetooth ".

Thanks to this, the window in question will open, where we have to activate the tool via the sliding button it has, on the right side it is the correct one.


Now, the option it shows will be chosen, called " Add new device "Or" Synchronize new device ", Which will have a plus symbol (+) to his left.

As for the preparation of the AirPods Pro, you need to open the case (with them inside) and locate the small button they include on the back.

The latter must be pressed and held until a white light starts flashing, indicating that they are ready to connect.


Then, the device will appear, that is, you can choose from the sync menu and follow the guidelines of the phone for these cases.

In this way the AirPods Pro they will already have been connected to Android via Bluetooth connection and will be ready for use.

With the particularity that when you remove them from the case they will be connected, and when you insert them in the case it will do the opposite, they will be disconnected.


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