Apple is now the number one headphone company in the US

Apple is leading the headphone market in the US right now, thanks to its success with AirPods and Beats. Apple debuted AirPods in 2016 alongside the iPhone 7 which was the same year the company removed the 3.5mm headphone jack from it. Since then, Apple has been expanding its product line of wireless headphones, with now the third generation of AirPods on sale, AirPods Pro and AirPods Max. Beats is […]

Apple announces new third generation AirPods

Apple today has announced the much anticipated, third generation AirPods, which feature an all new design, which is similar to the AirPods Pro. Where they differ is the more concave design as well as not including the silicone ear-tips, which are needed on the Pro versions for the Active Noise Cancelation, which isn’t a feature on this new version. They do however, support Spatial Audio and Adaptive EQ, both borrowed […]

Find My Network support coming later this year for AirPods

When Apple announced iOS 15 in June this year at WWDC, it said that support for the Find My network was coming to AirPods Pro and AirPods Max. This would have allowed you to easily find your lost AirPods in case you lost or misplaced them. Even though AirPods do show in the Find My app at the moment, this is only to show you the last place you had […]

According to a former Apple engineer, AirPods Max took four years to develop

The new AirPods Max headphones from Apple were announced yesterday and to a very mixed audience, mainly due to the price. But since the launch we’ve discovered a few things about them, and notable is the time they took to develop. Dinesh Dave on Twitter revealed that the AirPods Pro took around four years to develop, the tweets have since been deleted but Ryan Jones managed to screenshot them before […]

Apple announces AirPods Max – over-ear, noise cancelling headphones

Today Apple announced the rumoured Apple over-ear headphones, called AirPods Max and in terms of features, there is a lot to unpack, they support Active Noise Cancellation (ANC), spatial audio, Adaptive EQ and high-fidelity audio. Apple is taking orders from today and they’ll be generally available on the 15th December, next week. Prices are £549 / $549. Features AirPods Max are a mixture of the AirPods Pro and Beats Solo […]

Apple launches repair program for AirPods Pro for crackling sound and ANC issues

Apple has said a small percentage of AirPods Pro units may have some issue related to crackling sounds and some issues related to Active Noise Cancellation. Apple does occasionally feel the need to launch a repair program if the problem is significant enough and it seems with some models produced this year, that is the case. Apple has specified that, “a small percentage of AirPods Pro may experience sound issues.” – Any that […]

Apple will be offering free AirPods in India with an iPhone 11 purchase

Apple has only just recently starting selling in India directly on its own online store last month and according to MacRumors Apple will be offering a free pair of AirPods with the purchase of an iPhone 11 in India. The offer has not yet been fully outlined by Apple but will be starting from 17th October and while not mentioned it is bound to include the iPhone 11 Pro too. This deal […]