How to Connect AirPods to AirFly Pro

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Do you want to use your AirPods to listen to in-flight entertainment or at the gym, but there isn’t any Bluetooth connectivity available? The Twelve South AirFly Pro is the perfect solution for you! This device allows you to connect your AirPods or Beats wireless headphones to a wired jack – no Bluetooth necessary.

To get started, hold down the circle on the back of your AirPods so it goes into pairing mode. Now plug in the AirFly Pro into the headphone jack and it will be ready to pair with your AirPods. Once both devices are connected, simply plug the AirFly into the airplane seat tablet or other sound system and enjoy clear sounds of movies and music from your AirPods!

Before connecting, make sure that all other Bluetooth devices are turned off or have their Bluetooth switched off. Then put the AirFly Pro into pairing mode and follow that up by putting your Bluetooth device also into pairing mode. This should now connect both devices together.

The Twelve South AirFly Pro is a great way of getting around not having access to Bluetooth connectivity when travelling or at a place were it might not be available. Now you can enjoy quality sounds from your preferred headphones with ease!

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Does AirFly Work With AirPods Pro?

Yes, AirFly Pro is compatible with AirPods Pro. It is designed to work with any Bluetooth-enabled device, including the latest generation of Apple’s AirPods Pro. Simply plug AirFly Pro into the headphone jack on a plane, TV, or other device to watch or listen with your AirPods Pro. You can also use it in a gym or other place where there’s no Bluetooth connectivity and you need to connect your wireless headphones. With AirFly Pro, you can enjoy your favorite tunes without havng to worry about tangled wires or finding an adapter.

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Connecting AirFly to Bluetooth

To connect the AirFly to your Bluetooth device, first make sure that all other Bluetooth devices are turned off or have Bluetooth disabled. Then press and hold the power button on the AirFly for 3 seconds unil the LED indicator starts flashing blue. This means that the AirFly is in pairing mode. Next, put your Bluetooth device into pairing mode (following instructions in its user manual). If done correctly, your device should now be connected to the AirFly.

Can AirPods Be Used With a Bluetooth Transmitter?

Yes, AirPods will work with a Bluetooth transmitter. The transmitter plugs into any 3.5mm AUX output and quickly pairs with AirPods or any othr make of Bluetooth headphones, earbuds, and portable speakers without the need for cables. This provides you with wireless audio connectivity so you can listen to your favorite music, podcasts, or other audio content without being tethered to your device.

Troubleshooting AirPods Connection Issues

If your AirPods are not connecting, it could be caused by a few different issues. First, make sure your AirPods are charged and the device you’re trying to connect to has Bluetooth enabled and is up-to-date. If that doesn’t work, try resetting your AirPods. To do this, press and hold the setup button on the back of the charging case for about 15 seconds until you see a white flashing light. This should allow you to connect them again.

Putting a Bluetooth Transmitter into Pairing Mode

To put a Bluetooth transmitter in pairing mode, press and hold the (BLUETOOTH) button on the transmitter for about 5 seconds. The indicator on the transmitter will start double flashing in blue to inicate that it is in pairing mode. At this point, you can then put your headphones into pairing mode to establish a BLUETOOTH connection with the transmitter.


In conclusion, the Twelve South AirFly Pro is an essential tool for connecting your AirPods or Beats wireless headphones to in-flight entertainment or other situations where there’s a wired jack and no Bluetooth connectivity. With just a few simple steps, you can easily pair your AirPods to the AirFly Pro usig the pairing mode. Once the connection is established, you can enjoy clear sound from your AirPods without any interference from other Bluetooth devices. The Twelve South AirFly Pro is an ideal solution for those who want to use their wireless headphones with in-flight entertainment and other audio equipment.

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Sanjeev Singh

Sanjeev is the tech editor at DeviceMAG. He has a keen interest in all things technology, and loves to write about the latest developments in the industry. He has a passion for quality-focused journalism and believes in using technology to make people's lives better. He has worked in the tech industry for over 15 years, and has written for some of the biggest tech blogs in the world. Sanjeev is also an avid photographer and loves spending time with his family.