Apple has just rolled out a new firmware update for its AirPods Max headphones, taking the firmware version to 3E756. As noted by MacRumors, the release marks the third firmware update for the AirPods Max since their debut last year.
The firmware is expected to improve battery life, as well as bring updated support for Spatial Audio, a feature that just debuted on Apple Music.
“The new 3E756 firmware replaces the 3C39 firmware that was released to AirPods Max owners in March.
Apple does not provide details on what’s included in new firmware updates, so we don’t know what bug fixes or improvements the new firmware might offer.”
Simply follow these steps to check the firmware on your AirPods:
- Connect your AirPods Max to your iOS device.
- Open the Settings app.
- Tap General.
- Tap About.
- Tap AirPods.
- Look at the number next to “Firmware Version.”
The latest firmware should be installed over-the-air on your AirPods Max automatically.