Tag: AirPods

Apple requests U.S. tariff waivers for AirPods, Watches, and iPhone parts

(Reuters) — Apple asked the Trump administration to waive tariffs on Chinese-made Apple Watches, iPhone components and other consumer products, according to company filings with the U.S. Trade Representative’s Office. The company on Thursday sought tariff exclusions from 11 products, including HomePod speakers, iMac computers, parts for use in repairing iPhones, iPhone smart battery cases, […]

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Apple AirPods Pro hands-on: Smaller stems, superior sound, same Siri

Three years ago, Apple’s wireless AirPods earphones were at best controversial: They looked as if Jony Ive had snipped the cords off his iconic EarPods, leaving hard plastic stems awkwardly dangling from users’ ears. Regardless of how the $159 earphones sounded, would anyone actually walk around with them in public? And wouldn’t buyers just endlessly lose […]

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Apple reveals $249 AirPods Pro with in-ear tips and noise cancellation

Having made little white earphones ubiquitous during the iPod era, Apple nevertheless surprised everyone with the success of its truly wireless AirPods. After a year and a half of rumors, followed by a partial leak of the hardware, there’s officially a third version, AirPods Pro, which is moving the company’s ear wearable category forward — both in […]

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‘AirPods Pro’ Case Released by Accessory Maker Match the Speculated Noise Cancelling Design

We have already come across an AirPods icon that hints at a noise-canceling feature on iOS 13.2. Apple is likely to launch AirPods with water resistance and active noise cancellation. Now a case maker has released a cover and carrying case allegedly meant for AirPods Pro. The carrying cover and case by ESR refer to […]

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iOS 13.2 Beta Contains References to New AirPods with Active Noise Cancellation, Listening Modes

Apple AirPods has been taking flak for not offering a noise cancellation feature. Meantime, rumor mills are rife with news that upcoming AirPods will offer the noise-canceling feature. Now a glyph found on iOS 13.2 beta shows us how the new AirPods with noise-canceling might look like. The AirPods seem to come with a bud-like […]

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