Apple is providing its retail stores with a proper audio testing tool for the first and second-gen. AirPods. The new machine will help Apple technicians in finding if the AirPods sound quality has been affected due to ear wax or if the problem is with the customer’s hearing.
With the iOS 14 update, Apple is not only adding new features to its iPhone lineup but also improving AirPods by further enhancing them. Yes, that’s right. Post the iOS 14 update, your AirPods will gain new features like Spatial audio, Audio Sharing for Apple TV, and more.
The second-generation AirPods with Wireless Charging Case were launched at $199. And they are usually sold at their MSRP. Today, however, you can get AirPods with Wireless Charging Case for just $151.
It is quite common for custom officials at the U.S. and other airports worldwide to seize counterfeit AirPods from time to time. Given the popularity of AirPods and other Apple accessories, this happens quite frequently and is a multi-billion dollar industry in itself. This time around though, in an embarrassing move, the Customs and Border Protection officers at JFK Airport are proudly claiming that they have seized 2,000 counterfeit Apple AirPods units worth $398,000 from Hong Kong. The only problem? The seized units are actually the OnePlus Buds.
Digitimes has published a new report today claiming that SiP (system-in-package) technology is going to be in high demand in 2021. In this report, the publication reveals some interesting information regarding the upcoming Apple Watch models and third-generation AirPods.
Digitimes suggests that the third-generation AirPods will be launching in the first half of 2021.
Amazon is back with another great deal on the AirPods. After discounting the AirPods Pro to just $219 earlier this week, Amazon is now discounting the AirPods by $30 to $129.
Looking to buy the AirPods or the AirPods Pro? The earbuds have been discounted to their lowest price ever so now is perhaps the perfect time to buy them if you have been eyeing them for a long time.
Despite the heavy demand, Apple’s AirPods are frequently on discount on Amazon. This time around though, the AirPods with wireless charging case have been discounted by a staggering $49 thereby bringing its price down to the lowest-ever we have ever tracked.
TF Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo believes Apple will switch to a more complicated SiP (System-in-Package) solution for the third-generation AirPods which he had previously claimed will launch early next year. Apple currently uses surface mount technology (SMT) for the second-gen. AirPods.