• Apple is working on high-end headphones to compete with Bose

    7 monthes ago - By Business Insider

    Apple is working on over-ear headphones that could launch as soon as next year.
    It's also working on next-generation AirPods with water resistance and noise-cancelling, according to a Bloomberg report.
    Apple could launch a pair of over-ear headphones as soon as 2019, according to a report from Bloomberg citing people familiar with the matter.
    These headphones are designed to compete against models from Bose and Sennheiser, according to the report. These high-end headphones could be sold under the Apple brand, instead of the Beats brand that Apple bought in 2014 for $3 billion.
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  • Apple reportedly working on next-gen, water-resistant AirPods

    Apple reportedly working on next-gen, water-resistant AirPods

    7 monthes ago - By Tech Crunch

    Apple is reportedly working on a new, likely more expensive, set of AirPods with noise-cancellation, according to Bloomberg .
    The report cites people familiar with the matter, who said that Apple is exploring making the AirPods water resistant. That said, you still don't want to go swimming with these things, as the rumored water resistant AirPods would be more likely to only stand up against perspiration and rain rather than being submerged.
    Bloomberg said that one source suggested Apple could add biometric sensors to the next-gen AirPods, furthering the company's health tracking efforts...
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  • Apple Plans to Release High-End AirPods and Studio Headphones

    7 monthes ago - By Fortune

    Apple is planning to release higher-end AirPods, studio-quality over-the-ear headphones, and a new HomePod smart speaker in 2019.
    The new AirPods will be noise canceling and water resistant enough to combat rain and perspiration, sources familiar with the products told Bloomberg on Monday. Apple is also looking to increase the distance that AirPods can function away from an iPhone or iPad, the news service reported.
    The tech giant also plans on releasing high-end, over-the-ear headphones in 2019 that will be competitive with models from Bose and Sennheiser, according to the report. The new...
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