After its launch last month, the AirPods 3 is finally available in retail stores and on Apple’s website. This generation of Apple’s true wireless earphones bears some semblance to the AirPods Pro but is available at an affordable price of $179. A detailed teardown from 52audio reveals how the AirPods 3 differs from its pricier counterpart.
One would usually expect features such as water resistance to feature on premium products. However, the MagSafe Charging Case for the third-generation AirPods is IPX4-rated sweat and water-resistant, making the vanilla AirPods the first to feature a water-resistant case.
Apple officially took wraps from the all-new AirPods 3 at the company’s ‘Unleased’ event. Unlike the transaction from AirPods 1 to AirPods 2, the third generation AirPods brings some major changes and improvements onboard. Here are all the best AirPods 3 features that make it an instant buy.
At its “Unleashed” event today, Apple announced the highly-anticipated budget-centric third-generation AirPods. The product features a revised yet tried and true design sans silicone ear tips. A few features have also been axed to cut costs.
Looking to buy the AirPods or AirPods Pro? You are in luck as Amazon is offering some pretty sweet deals on them, with the AirPods and AirPods Pro discounted to their lowest-ever price.
Apple has been diversifying its supply chain and moving production of some of its products to Vietnam following the US-China trade war and the pandemic. However, the company will be mass-producing the AirPods 3 in China, contrary to its original plan of getting them manufactured in Vietnam.
Children between the ages of 12-17 are now eligible to take the COVID-19 vaccine in the United States. In the effort to boost vaccination, Washington DC’s government has decided to give away free AirPods, among other incentives, to encourage children to take COVID-19 vaccination.
A new DigiTimes report claims that Apple could launch the AirPods 3 alongside the iPhone 13 series in September.
Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo believes Apple will be launching the AirPods Pro 2 in 2022. Rumors so far have only claimed that Apple will refresh the regular AirPods with an AirPods Pro-like design later this year.