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SwiftUI: How can I get the battery level of my AirPods when they are connected?

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I'm developing a music app and I want to add a feature where the user can see the battery level of their AirPods when they are connected.

I read this article about getting the battery level of an iPhone or iPad but it was not for AirPods and it was UIKit code rather than SwiftUI: https://www.hackingwithswift.com/example-code/uikit/how-to-read-the-battery-level-of-an-iphone-or-ipad

   

I imagine it would involve working with the Core Bluetooth framework and pinging the AirPods to query information about them.

Here's an article I found on reading characteristics from a Bluetooth device: How to Read BLE Characteristics in Swift | QuickBird Studios Blog

As for SwiftUI vs UIKit, whatever the solution is for reading the battery level, that code would likely go into some kind of service manager that would be accessible to either UI framework. In other words, there isn't really a SwiftUI or a UIKit solution, but rather one that works separately from but in tandem with either.

   

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