In this tutorial, we offer three tips to best prepare your AirPods for sale, get the best price, and for the most environmentally conscious, recycle.
Prepare AirPods for sale
As with any device on the cd point, we advise you to start with the initialization of your AirPods. To do this :
- Place your earpieces in their charging case and leave it open.
- Press the button located for 15 seconds.
- Relieve it when the LED is flashing orange.
- Close the case.
Then, clean the stems of your ears with a slightly damp cloth and dry them with a soft, dry cloth. Above all, do not put your AirPods back in their case until they are completely dry.
As for the load case, just make sure you remove the litters from the Lightning port with a soft bristle brush.
When and where to sell your AirPods?
To maximize your chances of finding a buyer, know that there are times during which the sale can be made faster.
As well as for the iPhone and Mac, it seems more advantageous to wait for the end of lt and the return, because of the Keynote dApple that takes place in September, to resell your ears.
It may also be interesting to take advantage of the period of the end of year celebrations; It is an opportunity for many buyers to get AirPods at prices and offer them for Christmas.
There are many platforms and services specializing in the resale of high-tech devices, like BackMarket or Rebuy. The process is safe, free and very simple.
Finally, you can also turn to specialized sites such as Ebay or Bon Coin. Note that between drafting and trading with potential buyers, this process will give you a little more work to do.
How much are your AirPods and their case?
As for smartphones, the selling price of your AirPods and your case depends on the model and their condition. It can vary according to several criteria, if they are new in blister, rays (micro scratches, visible), like new, etc.
If you choose to make a transaction between individuals, then do not try to determine a price by studying the competition and the prices practiced by Apple.
Identify your AirPods and the charging case
If you have any doubt about the model of your AirPods, know that it is very easy to identify them. You can find their model number directly on the speakers or in your settings of your iPhone:
- Go in Rglages, General then on information
- Scroll through the screen to find your AirPods
- Tap on the name of your AirPods to display the model number
Now, you can determine the type of AirPods you have, using the following table:
AirPods (2nd generation)
AirPods (1st generation)
|A2084, A2083||A2032, A2031||A1523, A1722|
As for the boxes, here is how the diffrencers:
AirPods Pro Wireless Charge Box
Wireless charging cabinet
Lighting Loader Lighting
|Rectangular shape||Square shape||Square shape|
|LED light on the front||LED light on the front||LED status light inside|
Recycle your AirPods
To recycle your Apple earphones, note that in Apple stores, technicians are even able to take back your AirPods, subject to availability.
They will then make an estimate of their exact value and then pay you back in the form of a good Apple purchase or bank transfer.
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