Wish you could listen to in-flight movies with your AirPods? Now you can with AirFly from Twelve South. AirFly is a tiny bluetooth device that connects AirPods (or any other wireless headphones) to entertainment systems on planes, in fitness centers and anywhere else with only wired headphone jacks. Simply plug AirFly into the headphone jack on an airplane seat or treadmill at the gym to listen movies or shows with your AirPods. It’s that easy. AirFly stays charged for eight hours and includes a USB charging cable and travel pouch.
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When the movie begins on your next long flight, plug AirFly into your seat’s headphone jack and listen to the film with your AirPods. AirFly uses Bluetooth to connect your wireless earbuds or headphones to in-flight entertainment systems. No more lugging wired headphones or settling for those flimsy airline headphones. Enjoy high-quality sound thanks to a device about the size of an AirPod charging case.
Work AirFly into your fitness routine
Why wrestle with wired headphones when you’re running on a treadmill? AirFly plugs into the headphone jack on treadmills and stationary bikes, allowing you to listen to fitness centre TVs and monitors with your AirPods or other wireless headphones. AirFly is so easy to use. Just plug it in, pair with your your favourite wireless earbuds / headphones and you’re golden.
Small but mighty
AirFly has a built-in battery that lasts about 8-hours per charge. This travel-friendly sized device also with a USB charging cable and a travel pouch that holds both the device and charging cable.
Not just for AirPods
AirFly was designed for AirPods, but works with any wireless headphones or earbuds. Set up is a breeze. Plug AirFly into a headphone jack, press the “pair” button on the front of AirFly and then press the “pair” button on your wireless headphones. AirFly will then connect to your wireless headphones via Bluetooth. Just like that, you’re connected to the in-flight entertainment system on a plane or the televisions at your gym.
Step 1: Hold the pairing button for up to 10 seconds
To enter pairing mode on AirFly: press and hold the button for up to 10 seconds until AirFly flashes amber and white.
While in pairing mode, other light patterns may appear. AirFly will cycle back to the pairing mode light pattern shortly after.
Step 2: Put headphones in pairing mode **
To enter pairing mode on AirPods: A) For Airpods: First place AirPods inside Charging Case. With the lid open, press and hold the button on the back of the Charging Case until the light between the AirPods flashes white.
B) For Wireless Headphones: Put your headphones into Bluetooth Pairing Mode (refer to your headphone’s owners manual for more details).
**If you have AirPods it is important that the AirPods are left in their case so they can enter into pairing mode. Removing AirPods from their case before pairing will disallow pairing
Step 3: Headphones and AirFly will show 'Paired'
Once successfully connected*, the light on your AirPod case will turn green, and AirFly will illuminate in white and remain on for 10 seconds.
* This can take up to 90 seconds for initial pairing, but AirFly will remember your AirPods when re-connecting in the future.
Step 4: Plug AirFly into desired device
Plug one end of the headphone cable into AirFly and the other end into your preferred entertainment system.