Apple's AirPods 2 might not launch until this fall

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If you're waiting for Apple to update AirPods so you can finally buy them and put cable tangles behind you once and for all, you might be holding out until later this year. According to prolific gadget leaker @OnLeaks, aka Steve Hemmerstoffer, a source told him AirPods 2 won't be released until this fall. As a stopgap, Apple will reportedly release the wireless charging case shipping with the current generation of AirPods soon. Apple first announced a version of the AirPods case capable of wireless charging way back in September 2017 alongside the iPhone 8 and iPhone X. However, the wireless charging case never shipped.


Apple AirPods prices slashed by Amazon – but should you wait for Black Friday?

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Amazon has slashed the price of the true wireless earbuds, both with and without the wireless charging case, in a rare AirPods deal. The price of the AirPods with the wireless charging case has been slashed by £30, representing a discount of 15% – that's the cheapest we've seen them (although the price has dropped that low in the past.) If you're not interested in the wireless charging case, you can get the Apple earbuds with the regular case at a discount, too. Check out the deals below. Apple AirPods (2019) with Wireless Charging Case £199 £169 at Amazon This is the lowest price we've seen for the Apple AirPods, with a discount of £30.


Apple announces new AirPods with longer talk time, hands-free Siri, and wireless charging case

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New AirPods are here at last. On Wednesday, Apple announced its second-generation AirPods. The new wireless earbuds look identical to the old model, but come with a new H1 chip to achieve up to 50 percent longer talk time on a given charge, and enable hands-free "Hey Siri" voice controls. With the H1 chip, the new AirPods get up to 5 hours of listening time and up to 3 hours of talk time (up from 2 hours on the first-gen AirPods). The new chip also enables 2x faster audio connection when switching between Apple devices (i.e.


Apple AirPods Black Friday deals 2019: amazing price drops live now

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Welcome, to your final destination for Apple AirPods Black Friday deals. If you weren't aware, this is the best time of year to get a great deal on Apple's super-popular wireless earphones. Prices have never been lower on these popular in-ear headphones thanks to Black Friday - where usually Apple AirPods don't come cheap, our price comparison technology, combined with eagle-eyed deal hunters means you're in the right place to find the best prices in the US, UK and Australia between now and the last breath of Cyber Monday. What should you expect to spend? Well, we'd be surprised if prices get much lower than these early Black Friday AirPods deals - they've been that good.


Apple's 'AirPods 2' might come in a stealthier black color

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Since AirPods launched in late 2016, people have begged Apple to release them in a color other than white. The latest rumor suggests Apple launch the second generation of its AirPods, tentatively called "AirPods 2," in black. SEE ALSO: Genius woman turns her AirPods into earrings so they won't get lost According to the Economic Daily News (via AppleInsider), Apple's supply chain has already started mass producing AirPods 2 in black as well as the AirPower wireless charging mat that has been delayed several times because of engineering challenges. In addition to the black finish, the report also corroborates a separate report that said the AirPods 2 will sport a new, grippier coating on each earbud. The Taiwanese report made no mention of any new features that would be exclusive to AirPods 2, but many rumors suggest the wireless earbuds will come with a hands-free "Hey Siri" mode so users don't need to tap the side of the right AirPod.