How does the built-in timeout feature work? November 04, 2022 03:22 Updated Ear (stick) has a built-in timeout feature, which automatically turns the earbuds off when not in use. The time-out feature will be activated after 10 minutes when the device is fully charged, or after 60 minutes when not connected or in use. Related articles Can I use just one of my earbuds? Will my earbuds charge when the charging case is on low battery? How many devices can Ear (stick) be paired with? What does the colour of the charging case indicator mean? Does the Ear (stick) support fast charge?