Noise Cancelling on AirPods is a unique feature Apple introduced years ago. In this article, I’ll explore how to turn on noise cancellation on AirPods pro and the difference between “passive noise cancellation” and “Active noise cancellation.” Keep reading till the end and I’ll also share some cool AirPods pro tips and tricks.
How does Noise Cancelling on AirPods work?
Whenever you go to buy and buy an AirPods or read a review, while talking about the rubber tip of Airpods, you’ll hear passive noise cancellation.
What is passive noise cancellation?
In a normal atmosphere, when you plug the Airpods in your ears, you’ll observe that the noise surrounding you is low. Because it is a silicon base tip it will fit in your ear caps and close the incoming sound. That’s why it is passive noise Cancelling.
What is Active noise cancellation?
When you plug the AirPods in and connect them to your iPhone. You need to “Turn On” in the settings. With the help of Active noise cancellation technology, your AirPods will adopt the outside noise and reduce it to the scale where it less damage your ears.
How to conduct an ear tip fit test for AirPods Pro?
Because AirPods have a noise cancelling feature, you need to make sure you are using the proper size of the ear tip. So an ear fit test for your AirPods is what you need here. This way you’ll know that the noise cancellation is working properly plus your AirPods will be as comfortable as possible.
Better fitting AirPod pro tips
The AirPods have an internal sensor that can tell if the buds are fitting properly inside your ear to perform Noise Cancelling. To start the ear fit test you need to make sure that the AirPods are connected to your iPhone and plugged into your both ears.
Open the setting app, go to Bluetooth and tap on the “i” button beside your AirPods Pro in the “My device” list. Click on “Ear Tip fit test” and your test will start by clicking on “continue.”
Now you’ll hear audio, this sound will test the audio quality and noise cancellation in your ears. After the audio end, you’ll see the fit test result on your screen. This is the only and best way to conduct an ear tip fit test on your AirPods pro.
How to use Noise Cancelling on AirPods?
Active noise cancelling on AirPods works when you first plug your AirPods in your ears then you can turn on this feature using your iPhone. Apple provides the following three methods for Active noise cancelling on AirPods.
Noise-Cancelling using the control center
After plugging AirPods in your ears swipe down from top to bottom of your iPhone screen and tap and hold on the volume button.
Here you can control the noise cancellation of your AirPods, tap on “noise cancellation” to turn.
Noise cancelling using Safari settings
You can also control noise cancellation using iPhone settings. Tap on setting and open Bluetooth, beside your AirPods pro name tap on the “i” button and you will see “noise control.”
Use Siri for Noise Cancelling on AirPods
You can also ask Siri for the noise cancellation on AirPods.
AirPods Pro tips and tricks
Your new AirPods Pro can do a lot more than noise cancellation and transparency mode. So keep reading and I’ll share all AirPods Pro tips and tricks. Some of these tricks support the latest iOS updates so make sure you’re using the latest version.
What tricks can you do with AirPods?
With the latest iOS settings 2022, if you are listening or watching something using AirPods, you can connect another AirPods device with your iPhone. This way you can share music with your friends, all you need to do is bring the AirPods near to your iPhone.
Click on the blue icon ear the AirPlay, click on share audio, and follow the on-screen instruction. This way you can connect two pairs of AirPods with one iPhone.
What are some tips and tricks you can do with AirPod pros?
You can do some cool things with your AirPods pro once you’ve connected it with your iPhone, you can track its locations if you’re left them behind. By using the “Find my” app on iPhone. If someone stole them while the AirPods are connected to your iPhone, they won’t be able them.
Related article; Add AirPods to Find My: How to Use Find My iPhone: Apple Guide 2022.
Unless you go to your iPhone Settings>Bluetooth, tap on the “i” button and click on “Forget this device.” So you need to do this process if you want to sell them or give AirPods to your friend for them to use them. This is a great security feature in the latest iOS updates.