There are several factors which influence outcome of how the hot pockets cook. They all vary in filling, air fryers vary in fan/heat intensity, etc. For best and even cooking, don't overcrowd the basket. Fill just an even single layer of hot pockets. All air fryers are different and some cook much hotter than others. Once you cook your first hot pocket, you’ll know more of what works for your model of air fryer and size of food. These were tested on basket style air fryers. Read more recipe notes below the recipe.