Turn Powerbeats Pro Automatic Ear Detection on or off in the Beats app for Android
The Powerbeats Pro earphones feature Automatic Ear Detection—the earphones sense when they’re in your ears and automatically play the audio from your Android device.
In the Beats app for Android, display the Powerbeats Pro device screen.
Scroll down to Automatic Ear Detection, then tap the switch to turn it on or off.
For more information, see “Turn Auto Play on or off” in the Beats support article Change the settings for your Powerbeats Pro.