Apple’s iPhone is one of the world’s best-selling smartphones and comes with a lightning-fast operating system, iOS. Using AfterShokz Aeropex – the leading Bone conduction headphones – serve the purpose well. Is pairing AfterShokz with an iPhone the same as other Smartphones? Let’s find out How to Pair AfterShokz To iPhone?

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Using any AfterShokz headphones with an iPhone is as simple as enabling the Bluetooth feature on your iPhone and AfterShokz headphones. Despite this, you may experience a few issues when pairing AfterShokz and many other Bone conduction headphones.

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With traditional headphones, you can choose headphones from the iPhone Bluetooth devices list and verify pairing or enter a specific pairing code. Here’s a guide on How to pair AfterShokz to iPhone and common issues you might encounter. 

How to Pair AfterShokz to iPhone?

Pair AfterShokz to iPhone

When it comes to connecting AfterShokz to iPhone requires the following different steps that include:

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How do you put AfterShokz in pairing mode?

The first step is to turn on the AfterShokz headphones and turn on Press and hold volume+ for 2 seconds until you hear the “Welcome to AfterShokz.” Now the next step is to put in the pairing mode:

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You have to press the volume+ button for 5-7 seconds. After this, you will see LED flashing red and blue. Also, you will hear, “Welcome to AfterShokz.”

Steps to Connect AfterShokz to iPhone

  • After putting AfterShokz in pairing mode, you must look at the iPhone Bluetooth settings. 
  • You will see the list of available to connect Bluetooth devices. 
  • Select the AfterShokz headphones (usually mentioned with the model name) from the list.
  • Now, after some seconds, you will hear a voice “connected.”

On your AfterShokz bone conduction headphones, you can listen to your music or take calls on your iPhone.

How to Pair AfterShokz to iPhone 12?

How to Pair AfterShokz to iPhone 12

The iPhone 12 comes with Bluetooth 5.0 and A2DP. It provides a stable and intact connection between AfterShokz and to connect your Bone Conduction headphones.

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  • Putting your headphones in the pairing, go to the Settings of the iPhone.
  • Then, look for Bluetooth settings.
  • Explore the list of devices and find AfterShokz Aeropex.
  • Select it, and you are done.

How do I connect my AfterShokz to my iPhone 14?

How do I connect my AfterShokz to my iPhone 14

If you are using an iPhone, then you better know that it comes with the Bluetooth 5.3 version, which is the latest version so far. 

Go to Settings on your phone to connect your AfterShokz with iPhone 14. Once you have Bluetooth settings enabled and found the Aftershokz, you’re ready to listen to music.

Common Problems While Pairing AfterShokz to iPhone

Common Problems While Pairing AfterShokz to iPhone

Following are some problems you may encounter while pairing AfterShokz to iPhone.

First and foremost, if your iPhone’s previously connected Bluetooth list is complete, you can not connect to another device. To solve this, you can clear or delete the list; if you can’t, you can remove one device.

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As you know, Bluetooth connectivity depends on many factors; for instance, the Bluetooth version is the most crucial factor. AfterShokz bone conduction headphones come in various Bluetooth versions. Recently most advanced AfterShokz headphones have been equipped with Bluetooth V5.0.

On the other hand, different models of iPhones come with different Bluetooth technologies. For example, if you have an iPhone and 6 Plus that come with Bluetooth V4.2. However, with iPhone 8 to above, you will get compatible Bluetooth technology to AfterShokz headphones (V5.0).

It is worth noting, however, that AfterShokz headphones can pair with almost any device above Bluetooth version 3.1, so the issue with the iPhone should not arise. However, compatibility issues can occur since AfterShokz headphones commonly have Bluetooth 5.0.

Sometimes there can be software and hardware issues with the headphones or iPhone, which can be quickly resolved by simply restarting the devices and trying to pair them again. Later on, I will explain how to pair.

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Last but not least, commonly, we don’t use Bluetooth regularly, so it is also possible that your iPhone’s Bluetooth needs to be fixed or functional. In this case, you should look for a mobile mechanic. 

Is AfterShokz compatible with iPhone?

Yes, all latest and some old iPhones are compatible with AfterShokz. However, if you have iPhone 6 Plus or less, Afershokz will not work with them. The reason behind this is the Bluetooth technology used in AfterShokz, which is the latest.

Does AfterShokz have an iPhone app?

Yes, AfterShokz has an iPhone app with many features, but unfortunately, it only works for the Open Run Pro model of AfterShokz.

Does Siri work with AfterShokz?

Yes, you can use Siri to execute commands on AfterShokz efficiently during riding, running, hiking, and any other physical activity in which you can’t use your iPhone easily.

How many devices can shokz connect to?

Connecting a smartphone and a laptop with one AfterShokz Bone Conduction headset is possible. You can only connect 2 devices via multipoint pairing and listen to one device at once.

AfterShokz Not Pairing With iPhone – Troubleshooting  

If you are facing any issues pairing your AfterShokz with your iPhone, then:

  • Turn off your AfterShokz first.
  • Clear/ forget the already connected/paired devices on your iPhone list.
  • Turn on and connect again. 
  • You can go for resetting AfterShokz for a quick solution.

Tip: Ensure that both devices are in proximity.

  • Try turning Bluetooth on and off.
  • Ensure the devices are fully charged.


I have described the details of connecting different iPhone models with AfterShokz headphones in this guide. Follow the guidelines and steps to avoid any issues. Furthermore, you can follow the quick troubleshooting tweaks for a better experience.

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