Earbuds headphones will not charge
A common questions posed to us is why are my earbuds not charging. Here is how to fix my headphones that won’t charge. Earbuds headphones will not charge is an all too familiar problem with bluetooth headphones. Earbuds headphones that require charging are mostly bluetooth wireless devices. Wired headphones don’t have this problem because they don’t require charging.
Common problems that cause not charge issues are USB not firmly connected to headset jack. Others are charging loose connection on laptop or power adaptor or simply a battery replacement. To fix the problem it is important to trouble shoot to find the actual problem.
Causes of bluetooth headphones not charging
There are four identifiable causes of bluetooth headphone not charging. The first is fault in charging port or faulty battery. Others are faulty charging cables or battery not charge for a long period.
- Fault in charging port
- Faulty battery
- Faulty charging cables
- Battery not charge for a long period
- Damage to USB charging port
- Dirt in headphone power source
- Check if USB is correctly inserted
- Keep headphones connected to charging source
- Try charging with wall faceplate power source
- Try different USB charging cable
- Battery not charging
- Battery not charged for long period
Headset not charging solutions
The solution is multifaceted depending the type of headset. If you have a beats solo headset not charging simply hold power/volume buttons for 10 seconds to reset. If no change plugin to power source and hold power down /volume up for 10 seconds.
In the case of Airpods the charging case holds some amount of power. A common problem is collection of dirt or damage to the lightening cable, socket or connector. If you connect charging cable to wall power or placed in charging case there are a few solutions.
First inspect lightening cable connector side for dirt if found clean it, then inspect lightening cable socket on Airpod base for dirt or damage, If dirty clean the base. Another solution is to check the entire lightening cable for damage or check lightening cable USB for dirt.
Solve earbuds headphones will not charge
There are many reasons earbuds headphones will not charge. First you need to troubleshoot to find the core problem some issues are associated with charging port. A solution is to check the headphones charging port to find anything damage or loose bits. Another problem is if the powers source has any dirt or debris that cause difficulty connecting 2 devices. Sometimes the problem is simply the USB charger cable. If you have a few at hand try different USB charger cables can solve the problem.