So you’ve got a shiny new pair of (1st, 2nd, or 3rd gen) or . Now you’ve got to get them paired with your devices to start listening to your favorite music, movies, and podcasts. . If you’re using an iPhone, a Mac, or an iPad, the process will probably take a grand total of about five seconds. If you’d like to use your AirPods with a non-Apple device instead, the task of pairing them is nearly as uncomplicated.