AirPods are Apple’s popular wireless earbuds that are used by almost every Apple user. Since there are no physical buttons on your AirPods that denote the increase and decrease volume buttons, it may get difficult to figure out how to control the volume of your AirPods.
There is more than just one way to regulate the volume level of your AirPods and here is all about it. If your AirPods not connecting, then we also have a separate post for that where we talked about How you can connect your AirPods?
Can We Even Control The Volume With Airpods?
Yes, controlling the volume of the Airpods is not as hard as it may seem. You can either use the volume buttons of your iOS device or use Siri(Voice Assistant of Apple) to increase or decrease the volume.
Airpods also have another function whereby touching the sensors you can adjust the volume. Airpods are also divided into generations and types that have different ways of controlling volume.
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How To Set Up Siri?
Siri is one of the most important functions of Apple devices like the iPhone, iPad, iMac, etc. To set that up on your device, you must follow the steps which are given below:
Go to your iPhone settings option which is present on the Home Screen of your iPhone.
Scroll down to the Settings menu and simply Tap on “Siri & Search”
Click on the switch at the top side to turn it to green and activate the “listen for ‘hey, Siri’” option.
Your phone will ask you to set up “Hey Siri”, and click on the Continue option.
It will ask you to say a series of phrases on your phone which will help the software to understand your voice.
Now, just tap on the “Done” option, and “Hey Siri” is successfully set on your Apple device.
Control The Volume of AirPods Using Your iPhone
There are times when one cannot use the Siri function, for example, one could be in a library where no one is allowed to talk loudly.
In situations like these, one must use the volume button on the side of their phone and turn the volumes up or down.
Control The Volume of AirPods Using Your Mac Device
To control the volume of your AirPods on your Mac device, then there are two ways. To be able to perform these functions, your AirPods must be paired to your device.
The simplest way to adjust the volume on your Mac device is to use the volume buttons on the keyboard. You can also use the menu bar’s volume control option to drag the volume slider up or down.
Control the volume of AirPods in first-generation
To adjust the volume of your AirPods in the first-generation using Siri, you must adjust the double-tap settings of your AirPods. To make your AirPods compatible with Siri, you may follow the steps given below:
On your Apple device, Go to the settings app and tap on the Bluetooth option.
Find your AirPods and click on the ‘i’ icon (Info button) on the extreme right of your paired device.
Under the “double-tap on Airpod” option, click on your preferred side and then activate Siri.
After the final customization of the settings, you can Double-tap the AirPods. Simply, click on whichever option you’ve selected between the right and left AirPods to summon Siri.
After this, there are two ways to use Siri to adjust the volume of your Airpod. Either, by saying, “Hey Siri, Turn the Volume Up/Volume Down” or you can also tell a specific percentage to increase or decrease the volume of the Airpods like “Hey Siri, increase the volume to 50%”.
With the help of this feature, you can also play and pause your audio, skip forward and also go to the previous track.
Control the volume of AirPods in the second generation
Apple launched a new feature when it transformed from the 1st generation of Airpods to the 2nd generation of AirPods.
The 2nd Generation Airpods were a lot more accessible or convenient for the users by using Voice only. The convenience meant that Apple users didn’t need to click or tap on their AirPods to activate Siri.
To activate Siri users didn’t have to double-tap on the Airpods. However, to adjust my voice, the process remained the same as it was before.
Control the volume of AirPods in the Third generation
As newer models of Airpods come on the market, newer updates also arrive. To change the volume of your Airpods pro third generation, you must do the following steps –
To play and pause audio, press the Force Sensor on the stem end of the Airpod. Press it again to resume the audio.
To skip forward, you must double press the Force sensors.
To skip back, you must triple press the Force Sensors.
To increase or decrease the volume of the AirPods, say, “Hey Siri, Turn the Volume Up” or “Hey Siri, Turn the Volume Down”.
Simply, drag the Volume Slider in the volume widgets on the Lock Screen (or in Control Centre.)
With this latest update, Airpods pro also allows the users to control how much they can hear its surrounding. To do that, users must press and hold the force sensor to switch between the active noise cancellation feature and transparency mode.
How to control volume when you are connected to the Microsoft teams?
To change the volume settings of your AirPods while you are connected to Microsoft Teams, you must follow the steps given below:
Firstly, attend the video conferencing call through the Microsoft Teams app
After joining the call, open the volume mixer from the context menu on the volume icon in the taskbar.
Now, just change the Airpod’s volume settings to 20-30%
Then after, Change the Microsoft Teams’ volume to 2%
Adjust the volume that is comfortable to your ears, then the Microsoft teams will change the volume accordingly.
How to control the volume of AirPods in windows 10?
To do this you must follow the steps given below:
Simply, Right-click on the sound icon in the System tray.
Now, select sounds from the menu.
After that, click on the playback tab. and then, choose your Bluetooth device and then click on properties.
Finally, Click on the levels tab and further adjust the volume as per your need and preference.
Of course, to have the best wireless listening experience on your AirPods you must have Siri enabled. Like many things, Siri can also adjust the volume. You can just call out for Siri and ask it to control your volume.
There are old-fashioned methods like just pressing the volume buttons and there are newer techniques like the double-tap technology.
Using all of these will help you out with adjusting the volume for your AirPods.