Bluetooth pairing mode allows you to wirelessly connect your AirPods to other Bluetooth devices or Apple devices not linked to your iCloud account.
Why Should I Put My AirPods Into Bluetooth Pairing Mode?
If your iPhone isn't logged into your iCloud account, you'll have to put your AirPods into Bluetooth pairing mode.
How Do I Put My AirPods Into Bluetooth Pairing Mode?
- Put your AirPods into the Charging Case.
- Keep the lid of your Charging Case open.
- Press and hold the setup button on the back of the Charging Case.
- When the status light begins to flash white, your AirPods are in Bluetooth pairing mode.