Best ear hooks for AirPods 3 in 2023

Airpods 3 buds without case
Airpods 3 buds without case (Image credit: Luke Filipowicz / iMore)

You certainly don't want to lose your fabulous AirPods 3, and ear hooks can help them fit in your ear more securely. Generally, ear hooks won't fit inside the charging case, so keep in mind that you'll need to put them on and take them off each time you use them. Here are some of the best ear hooks for AirPods 3 that you can buy.

Which of the best ear hooks for AirPods 3 should you buy?

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Losing an AirPod really stinks, and if you've done it, know that you're not alone. But a tiny investment in a pair of ear hooks might just prevent that from happening. The simplest solution is the MCTOPZO AirPods 3 Ear Tips. The soft, inexpensive silicone tips slide easily onto your AirPods 3 and offer you a more secure fit. Since you're getting four of them for one low price, you can split up a package with friends or just have plenty of spares to keep on hand.

Or, you can make a fashion statement with the WC HookZ AirPods Ear Hooks, which come in some great colors. Some people prefer the feeling of the in-ear hooks while others will like this over-ear style. Since these attach to the stems rather than the AirPods themselves, they'll be a bit more future-proof, and will certainly fit the previous models.

Looking for more accessories? We've rounded up some great cases for AirPods 3 that add both protection and personality.

Karen S Freeman

Karen is a contributor to as a writer and co-host of the iMore Show. She’s been writing about Apple since 2010 with a year-long break to work at an Apple Store as a product specialist. She's also a contributor at CNET. Before joining iMore in 2018, Karen wrote for Macworld, AppAdvice, WatchAware. She’s an early adopter who used to wait in long lines on release days before pre-ordering made things much easier. Karen is also a part-time teacher and occasional movie extra. She loves to spend time with her family, travel the world, and is always looking for portable tech and accessories so she can work from anywhere.