To use Live Listen with your AirPods, your iOS device needs iOS 12 or later. You also need to connect your AirPods to your device.
Add Live Listen to Control Center
To use Live Listen, you need to add it to Control Center:
- Go to Settings > Control Center.
- Tap Customize Controls.
- Scroll down and tap next to Hearing .
- Tap Back to save the setting.
Use Live Listen
- Open Control Center.
- Tap .
- Tap Live Listen.
- Place your device in front of the person that you want to hear. Make sure to adjust the volume on your device if you can't hear well enough.
If you can’t connect to your AirPods or if Live listen won’t turn on, make sure that Bluetooth is on and that your AirPods are charged.
Learn about Live Listen with Made for iPhone hearing aids.