Recently we had heard that if you wanted to get your hands on Apple’s AirPods Pro, the headphones have been backordered until March. Given the popularity of the headphones, it wasn’t surprising, but a new report from the Nikkei Asian Review is suggesting that maybe popularity isn’t solely to blame for the low stock.
Make fun of Apple’s AirPods all you want in terms of its design and price, but if there’s one thing that’s hard to deny, it would be its popularity. According to reports and also Apple’s online store, it seems that if you wanted to get your hands on the AirPods Pro, you might have to wait until March.
When it comes to smartwatches, there’s no denying that Apple has pretty much that market covered. However, it seems that Apple’s wearables business could be a lot bigger than most of us would have anticipated, because according to the official revenue figures, revealed by Apple’s CEO Tim Cook, the company’s wearables has pulled in enough money to make them as big as a Fortune 150 company.
Students these days are becoming smarter about communicating with each other in class. Back in the day, we would pass handwritten notes to each other discreetly, but thanks to technology, students have come up with impressive new ways to go about it. Take for example a recent video that was shared on Twitter.
One of the unique selling points of the AirPods Pro compared to the regular AirPods is that they come with active noise cancelling. However, it seems that this defining trait of the AirPods Pro has been sort of nullified in the latest firmware update Apple issued to the earphones, where users are complaining that noise cancellation on the AirPods Pro is actually now worse.
Walk about the streets these days and you would be hardpressed to find someone without Apple’s AirPods sitting in their ears. In fact, did you know that Apple’s AirPods are so popular that as far as the true wireless headphone market is concerned, Apple managed to nab about 71% of the market’s revenue?
If you’re looking to give your AirPods charging case a bit more personality, you might be interested to learn that Apple is now offering free engraving options for new purchases. With this offering, users will be able to customize their AirPods charging case with a variety of options, including some fun emojis.
Due to the size of the AirPods, one of the main concerns was that they could be easily lost (this K-pop superstar reportedly lost $6,000 worth of AirPods to date), but it seems that their size created another problem: the potential to accidentally swallow them. This is exactly what happened to a 7-year old in DeKalb County, Georgia.
It wasn’t too long ago that Apple released the AirPods Pro. The earbuds introduced improved audio quality over the regular AirPods and also offers active noise-cancelling features. However, it seems that under the hood, Apple might have actually done more than what was advertised, one of which includes improvements in Bluetooth latency.
While Apple’s iPhones are probably the company’s biggest money-maker at the moment, the company could have another hit on their hands in the form of the AirPods, where some analysts have predicted that it could bring in as much as $4 billion every quarter and could surpass the peak iPod sales.
Apple’s AirPods headphones do not come cheap, but regardless, they still seem to be selling like hotcakes. One of the selling points of the headphones is its size, where they’re small and portable, but that is also their problem where due to their true wireless design, it would be pretty easy to lose them.
Apple’s AirPods were initially mocked when they were first launched. This was largely due to their design and price, but yet despite the initial mocking, they quickly went on to become incredibly popular. How popular, you ask? According to a recent research note by Asymco, it could be on its way to overtake iPod sales during its peak.
It’s no secret that the AirPods is one of Apple’s best-selling accessories in recent years. This is despite the fact that many had ridiculed the design of the earbuds when it first launched, but fast forward to today, it seems that they are just flying off the shelves. In fact, according to analyst Dan Ives at Wedbush, has sold like hotcakes over the weekend.
With every iPhone, Apple bundles a pair of earphones. They’re not necessarily the best quality earphones, but they get the job done. However, it seems that come 2020, Apple could be changing things up in a huge way. This is according to a report from DigiTimes who claims that with the 2020 iPhones, Apple could bundle a set of AirPods.