Wireless. Effortless. Magical.
This is what Apple promises to its billions of consumers world wide, as they introduce for the first time ever wireless headphones. With the new iPhone 7 set to drop September 16th the cell phone giant are releasing its patented “Airpods” which they say will be available late October priced at $159.
According to Apple Inc: Just take them out and they’re ready to use with all your devices. Put them in your ears and they connect instantly. Speak into them and your voice sounds clear. Introducing AirPods. Simplicity and technology, together like never before. The result is completely magical.
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After a simple one-tap setup, AirPods are automatically on and always connected. Using them is just as easy. They can sense when they’re in your ears and pause when you take them out. And the AirPods experience is just as amazing whether you’re listening to your iPhone, Apple Watch, iPad, or Mac.
Let Siri do the work.
Talking to your favorite personal assistant is a cinch. Just double-tap either AirPod to activate Siri, without taking your iPhone out of your pocket.
What’s a chip doing in there? A whole lot.
All the groundbreaking things AirPods can do are driven by the custom-designed Apple W1 chip. According to Apple Inc: It produces extremely efficient wireless for a better connection and improved sound. And the W1 chip manages battery life so well, you can listen for 5 hours on a single charge.3 It’s a performance that’s unheard of in a device this small.
Introducing AirPods. Simplicity and technology, together like never before. The result is completely magical.
The power of 24‑hour battery life.
AirPods deliver an industry-leading 5 hours of listening time on one charge. And they’re made to keep up with you, thanks to a charging case that holds multiple additional charges for more than 24 hours of listening time. Need a quick charge? Just 15 minutes in the case gives you 3 hours of listening time. To check the battery, hold the AirPods next to your iPhone or ask Siri “How’s the battery on my AirPods?”
To all our iOS lovers out there congratulations on yet another victory in the smartphone lane.