Become a MacRumors Supporter for $25/year with no ads, private forums, and more!

Airpods Pro memory foam ear tips.

chips2481

macrumors newbie
Original poster
Dec 20, 2012
8
4
Memory foam tips are available on ebay.
 

Attachments

  • s-l1600.jpg
    s-l1600.jpg
    386.2 KB · Views: 3,226
  • Like
Reactions: Ladyc0524 and arn

Pug72

macrumors 65816
Mar 18, 2012
1,052
548
England
This picture of them shows cut outs to clip on to the AirPods. Looks a bit slapdash to me though and doesn't have the membrane that I assume is there to protect from moisture/debris.
s-l1600.jpg
 
  • Like
Reactions: DeepIn2U
Comment

farfromovin

macrumors member
Jun 5, 2015
85
36
Just ordered a set, we’ll see how they do a week from now when they come in. This is the only “memory foam” tips, the other super cheap ones are silicone.
Looking more closely at the pics, they look like they 3D printed some “APP to industry standard” adapters. That means we should be able to use appropriate sized Comply foam tips.
 
Last edited:
Comment

turbineseaplane

macrumors 604
Mar 19, 2008
6,643
9,746
Why the hell isn't Apple making/selling official memory foam tips?

Man that's annoying. People would really enjoy more first party options, I'm sure of it.
 
  • Like
Reactions: Elmo1938 and RedGT
Comment

perezr10

macrumors 65816
Jan 12, 2014
1,284
549
Monroe, Louisiana
Why the hell isn't Apple making/selling official memory foam tips?

Man that's annoying. People would really enjoy more first party options, I'm sure of it.

Well, as much as I love foam tips, I will admit that they are higher maintenance. They need to be cleaned more frequently and they are harder to clean. Also, they may not last as long as silicone since they can easily be ripped if you aren’t careful. And they’re more finicky to mount since they often require a compress & roll routine to insert (like ear plugs).

The trade off for this “mod” is better sound. I like the much deeper bass afforded by a seal that silicone can’t match. Once you use foam tips it’s hard to go back.
 
Comment

turbineseaplane

macrumors 604
Mar 19, 2008
6,643
9,746
Well, as much as I love foam tips, I will admit that they are higher maintenance. They need to be cleaned more frequently and they are harder to clean. Also, they may not last as long as silicone since they can easily be ripped if you aren’t careful. And they’re more finicky to mount since they often require a compress & roll routine to insert (like ear plugs).

I don't feel any of that need preclude Apple from making & selling some
 
  • Like
Reactions: Phuz01
Comment

jmmo20

macrumors 65816
Jun 15, 2006
1,158
104
can someone provide a link please? I can't seem to find them. Thanks.
 
Comment

Danilo Soriano

macrumors newbie
Nov 19, 2019
1
1
Need ear Hooks for my AirPod Pro, run 3 times a week @ a fast pace and when sweat starts AirPods start to feel as that are going to fall, finally right one falled. If some one Knows where to buy them please let me know as Amazon doesn’t have then yet. Thanks :)
 
  • Like
Reactions: Rocko99991
Comment
Register on MacRumors! This sidebar will go away, and you'll see fewer ads.