Follow these instructions to pair your Apple AirPods with an Android device with an Android phone or other non-Apple device:
Make that Bluetooth is turned on on your non-Apple device (on an Android handset, go to Settings > Connectivity > Bluetooth).
Choose one of these:
AirPods or AirPods Pro, depending on the generation:
Open the lid of the charging case with your AirPods inside.
Next, for around five seconds, or until the status light flashes white, press and hold the setup button on the rear of the case.
When the status light starts to flash white on your Apple AirPods with an Android device Max, press and hold the noise control button for roughly five seconds.
Choose your AirPods when they appear in the list of Bluetooth devices.
There are harmonious relationships in this planet. Jelly and peanut butter. Jay-Z and Beyoncé. Androids and AirPods. No, honestly, give us a chance.
Devices like Apple AirPods with an Android device , and AirPods Max are not just for iOS. We have excellent news if you’ve had your eye on a pair of wireless earbuds but don’t want to give up your Android phone or tablet. Practically every Bluetooth-enabled device can pair with AirPods.
Apple AirPods with an Android device.
Not all the features that come with an Apple device are included here. Your phone won’t show the AirPods’ battery level indicator, and Siri won’t be able to respond to any of your questions.
You may, however, download the MaterialPods app to see your phone’s battery level and start the Google Assistant by double-tapping one earbud.
No and yes. You can pair and use AirPods and AirPods Pro with any Android phone or Bluetooth device because they are Bluetooth earphones.
In a technical sense, this implies that you can pair your AirPods
With the best Android tablets and watches. You won’t need to bring your phone while running if you do it this way.
The drawback is that you can’t use advanced features like automated device switching or check the battery level of Apple’s earphones because they don’t officially support Android.
Also, you cannot activate Siri on Android or switch to Google Assistant because there is no Siri for Android. To give a somewhat better user experience, there are solutions to some of these problems.