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AirBuddy Alternatives

AirBuddy is described as 'brings the same AirPods experience you have on iOS to the Mac. With AirBuddy, you can open up your AirPods case next to your Mac and see the status right away, just like it is on your iPhone or iPad' and is an app. There are seven alternatives to AirBuddy for a variety of platforms, including Mac, Android, iPhone, Android Tablet and iPad. The best alternative is ToothFairy. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try Toothpicks or AirBar. Other great apps like AirBuddy are Juice App, Surface Audio, Pods Companion For AirPods and AirCtrl.

This page was last updated Jan 16, 2022
  • Mac

AirBuddy brings the same AirPods experience you have on iOS to the Mac. With AirBuddy, you can open up your AirPods case...

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  1. ToothFairy

    • Mac

    AirPods are great, but they don’t work quite as smoothly with Macs as they do iPhones.

  2. Toothpicks

    • FreeProprietary
    • Mac

    Welcome to Toothpicks: an awesome Bluetooth device manager for macOS. With Toothpicks you can add your favorite Bluetooth devices to the menu bar and connect/disconnect them with a single click.



  3. AirBar

    • FreeProprietary
    • Mac

    AirPods allow for "Seamless switching" to keep them connected to both our iPhones and Macs. However we are still required to manually select a bluetooth device to direct audio to AirPods when switching from iOS to MacOS.

  4. Juice App

    • Mac

    The missing Bluetooth manager for macOS.

  5. Surface Audio

    • FreeProprietary
    • Windows
    • Android
    • iPhone
    • Android Tablet
    • iPad

    The Surface Audio app is the companion to Surface Earbuds and Surface Headphones. Update your earbuds and headphones, and customize settings to get the most out of them.



  6. Pods Companion For AirPods

    • FreeOpen Source
    • Android
    • F-Droid

    Pods Companion allows you to use your AirPods™ how they were intended to be used.

  7. AirCtrl

    • Mac

    AirCtrl is a simple menu-bar app for macOS that simplifies the pairing process with AirPods. Open the AirPods case next to your Mac and they will instantly pair without any click. A custom notification will show battery status of your AirPods and case.

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