Airpods Connected But Sound Coming from the Phone [Fixed]

Having a brand of Apple with yourself while listening to music will definitely give you a very good experience because Airpods are more stable, have better sound experience, extended battery life & much more. But how would you react if AirPods connected but sound coming from the phone?

AirPods connected but sound coming from the phone
AirPods connected but sound coming from the phone

I know you will feel irritated😒. So how do you troubleshoot this? Well, In this article, I will tell you how to fix Airpods connected but sound coming from the phone.

So before I proceed, Here is my sincere advice to you all guys to stay focused all the way so that you understand it well.

Fair enough🔥

I assume you are here at the right place here at Beat mentors where you will get all the knowledge related to sound technology.

So without further addition, let’s cover the topic.

How to fix AirPods connected but sound coming from the phone?

Buying expensive AirPods from the market and if it’s not working well then it must be a frustrating feeling, So going to further decision of buying a new Airpods, You can try various methods of How to fix this.

1.) Restart the device

A very basic method, but the most productive method you can try out. Make sure you reset the device from which you are listening to the song and it can be Mac, iPhone, Ipad, etc. Why I’m saying this because sometimes error occurs in Bluetooth settings and there is a huge possibility that the bug will be removed after restarting the device

Restart the device
Restart the device

So try this out for sure🔥

2.) Update the software

Another point, the most logical one is to update the software on your phone device. Updating software is very necessary because it is interrelated with the connectivity if your device is not running with updated software that it may cause in connectivity problem between AirPods and the device

So hereby It is very necessary you check the notification on your device about the software update

Go to iPhone settingsThen go to settings & click on software update.Then click software update

3.) Use another device

Now if you’re confused that the problem is with your iPhone or AirPods then one thing you can do is to borrow the iPhone from your friends/ mates and then try to connect with that and if still shows the same issues then the problem is with your Airpods, not with your device.

Friends, there are still more methods to go, Don’t feel sad😅

4.) Reconnect Airpods

My positive peeps head up! Now it’s time to try another method & that is to reconnect the AirPods as there is no harm in trying that method and you can try multiple times to see if the issue is still there.

Steps to reconnect Airpods

  1. Put AirPods inside the case & turn Off the lid. This will disconnect your Airpods
  2. Now in your divide Go to settings >Bluetooth
  3. Now toggle off the Bluetooth option and turn it On after the 10 seconds
  4. Now open the Airpods case and place it near to your iPhone
  5. Now Tap on connect when popups appear

I hope this method works for you If not, Then don’t lose hope and read the full article

5.) Reset AirPods

If your AirPods are not fixed even after reconnecting then you need need to reset the AirPods for a better chance of connection between your Airpods and Apple device.

Steps to reset the AirPods

  1. Place the AirPods in the charging case and close the lid for 30-40 seconds
  2. On your iPhone you have to go to settings> Bluetooth> info Icon
  3. Then the third step you need to tap the forget the device and then you need to confirm that by forget the device
  4. The next step you have to do is to open the Airpods case and make sure you place it near to the device and hold the setup button for 20 seconds approx. The set-up button is at the back of the AirPods case.
  5. Now the last step is to tap the Airpods popup which will appear on Ipad/Macs for the connections.

Here is the small video about how to reset the AirPods 🔥🔥

6.) Turn off nearby devices

If you don’t get positive results by resetting the AirPods then what you can do is just turn off the nearby devices on Bluetooth settings in your iPhone.

If you have other phones, mouse, speakers, keyboards, earphones, etc then make sure you turn off all the devices because it is possible that interference is happening.

Alternatively, you can go to iPhone settings and forget the device of each device that is connected.

7.) Take it to professionals

If your AirPods are not working well & exceed the warranty period then what you can do is take your AirPods to the professionals. And don’t waste your time in that situation by experimenting with yourself if the above methods aren’t working well.

So make sure if you are not electronically sound then take your headsets to the nearest local shop & see what happens.


Why is no sound coming out of my AirPods?

Sometimes it’s a technical glitch which can be solved by placing AirPods in the charging case and waiting for 10 seconds and then turning it On and your problem will be solved

Why won’t my AirPods play a sound on Find my iPhone?

If your AirPods are out of Bluetooth range of your iPhone is not fully charged then Find I will not work as per the expectations

Can the police track the stolen AirPods?

The serial number of the AirPods can be tracked easily if the person who got AirPods doesn’t reset the AirPods

Can you overcharge AirPods?

The best thing about AirPods when it is fully charged, It automatically stops which helps in preventing AirPods from overcharging

Should I charge my Airpods every night?

Yes, there is no harm in charging your AirPods every night. It’s a very good time to charge because you can use your AirPods for a whole day without any low battery issues


I hope I have covered all the things that you need to know. I am sure if you have a problem with your AirPods then the methods which I mentioned above will give you a solution to fix it. I assume Your problem will be solved because this happened because of a connectivity problem or the inclusion of unwanted apps

And if still, you don’t get the solution then I recommend you to contact Apple care or visit the nearest Apple store

So before buying a new AirPods, you must try these methods.