How to Reset Inpods i12 TWS

Written by Ivana - Reviewed by Tanja Gadgets

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After Apple’s popularity with the AirPods, many Asian brands lined up to create clones of the wireless Bluetooth earbuds.

The i12 TWS AirPods is one of the best alternatives for the Apple AirPods on the market and is available at a very affordable price.

The i12 AirPods are manufactured under many names and models. Since it isn’t a registered trademark or name, every Chinese company makes them. This is why you can see variations like i12 TWS, InPods i12, etc.

All earbuds out there, no matter if they are original or clones, sometimes suffer from errors and are acting out, in which case factory resetting them usually does the trick to fix it.

If you’ve bought the i12 TWS earbuds made by Inpods, and you are looking to reset your wireless earbuds, this article will show you how to do it step by step.

How to resent your InPods i12 TWS

There are four methods you can use to factory-reset your Inpods.

Method 1:

  1. Delete the i12 TWS earbuds from your device’s Bluetooth list. On your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch, go to Settings > Bluetooth and tap on the “i” icon next to your i12 TWS AirPods. Next, tap ‘Forget This Device’.
  2. Turn off the Bluetooth on your mobile phone.
  3. Put your earbuds in the charging box.
  4. Press the power button on the earbuds charging box.
  5. You’ll see the earbuds light come on.
  6. Next, turn on the Bluetooth on your mobile phone.
  7. Pair your earbuds with the phone.
  8. On some phones, there may be an error message saying that the password is incorrect.
  9. If this happens, turn off the Bluetooth and pair the earbuds again.

This should have fixed the issues with the InPods i12 TWS.

However, if this method didn’t work, try the second method below.

Method 2:

  1. Delete the i12 TWS earbuds from your device’s Bluetooth list.
  2. Turn off the Bluetooth on your mobile phone.
  3. Put your earbuds in the charging box.
  4. Take one earbud out of the charging box.
  5. Press the touch zone on the earbud for about 30 seconds until an alternating blue and red LED light appears.
  6. The earbud should turn off.
  7. We wait a few seconds and put it in the charging box.
  8. We repeat steps 5 to 7 with the other earbud.
  9. At the end, take the earbuds out again and pair them with your phone.

Method 3:

  1. Put your earbuds in their charging case and close the lid.
  2. Wait for 30 seconds.
  3. Open the lid of your charging case.
  4. On your iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch, go to Settings > Bluetooth and tap on the “i” icon next to your i12 TWS AirPods.
  5. Next, tap ‘Forget This Device’.
  6. Finally, pair your i12 TWS earbuds with your phone.

Method 4:

  1. Turn off the earbuds and put them in the charging box to charge for 5 seconds.
  2. Repeat the first step 1 5 times.
  3. Remove the earbuds from devices in Bluetooth on your phone.
  4. In the end, repair your i12 TWS earbuds with your phone.

How do I change the language to my Inpods?

Oftentimes, when resetting the InPods i12 TWS, the language switches back to the default one. To change the language to English, tap the touch zone 4 times after having reset them.

If you are using the original AirPods, you might want to check what to do if your AirPods don’t charge, and learn how to skip songs on AirPods Pro and other cool tricks.