Are AirPods flashing orange? How to fix it

AirPods are an important device for many Apple device users, especially after the WFH culture gained popularity. However, often people report that AirPods do not stop flashing yellow. If you are facing the same problem with AirPods, then the problem needs to be solved.


Why are my AirPods flashing orange?

LED indicators on the AirPods body indicate various important states. Let’s take a look at each of them to better understand what the orange light means:

When the AirPods are inside the case :

  1. Green light : The AirPods headphones are fully charged.
  2. Yellow/Orange light : AirPods headphones are charging.
  3. White light : The AirPods headphones are ready to connect to the iPhone.

When the AirPods are outside the enclosure :

  1. Green light : There is enough battery power in the case to charge the AirPods at least once or more.
  2. Yellow/Orange light : there is not enough battery power in the case and it needs to be connected.

1. Forget and reconnect the AirPods.

  1. Open Settings.
  2. Tap Bluetooth.
  3. Now find your AirPods in the list and tap icon i next to him.
  4. Then click ‘Forget this device’.
  5. Now that the AirPods are back in the case, close it and open it again the lid.
  6. Press and hold press the button on the back of the case until the LED indicator flashes white.
  7. Now, when the LED indicator flashes white, bring the case closer to the iPhone.
    . Note. . Unlock your iPhone if it’s not already done.
  8. Wait until the animation appears, and then click ‘Connect’.
  9. Tap Done

This resets your AirPods and connects them to your iPhone again. This method should really solve the problem. In addition, you need to make custom settings for your AirPods, if you have previously done them.

2. Update the AirPods firmware.

Apple releases new AirPods firmware from time to time to fix any existing problems. If a new firmware has been released, you need to update your AirPods to this latest firmware. An update may solve your problem. For this read our guide.

3. Replace or repair your AirPods.

If none of the above methods work, there is a chance that one of your AirPods is faulty. You should contact Apple Support Service,to repair or replace it.

So, these are different steps to fix the flashing orange light of your AirPods. We hope that one of the above solutions helped you solve the problem.