AirPods

How to Modify AirPods to Swap Lightning Port for USB-C [VIDEO]

Ken Pillonel, the guy behind the popular USB-C iPhone mod, has just released a new video that shows his entire process of modifying the AirPods to swap Apple’s proprietary Lightning port for a USB-C connection (via The Verge). While Pillonel has also made his schematics open source, you do need a 3D printer to complete the...

Apple and Harry Styles Promote AirPods with Spatial Audio [VIDEO]

Apple has aired a new ad on its YouTube channel, promoting AirPods with Spatial Audio. The 1-minute ad features musician Harry Styles and resembles an old-school iPod ad with dancing figures and colourful vignettes. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=LkRoRQAkelI   Spatial Audio is supported on AirPods Pro, AirPods Max, AirPods (3rd generation), or Beats Fit Pro, plus iPhone 7...

Apple’s AirPods Max and AirPods 2 on Sale Right Now on Amazon

If you’re looking for a sale on Apple’s AirPods Max wireless headphones and AirPods 2, head over to Amazon.ca. Right now, AirPods Max in Space Grey have been slashed by 11% off, saving you $90 off at $689.99. AirPods Max offer high-fidelity audio with Active Noise Cancellation and Transparency modes, and Spatial Audio, all powered...

Apple AirPods 3 and AirPods Pro on Sale on Amazon Right Now

There’s a sale on Apple’s AirPods 3 and AirPods Pro on Amazon.ca right now. AirPods 3 are on sale for 12% off at $209.99, saving you $29, while AirPods Pro are on sale for $249.99, saving you $79. At $209, this is the lowest price we’ve seen AirPods 3 listed on Amazon. AirPods 3 feature...

Apple and Beats Take 49% of U.S. Headphone Market in 2021: Report

[caption id="attachment_368494" align="aligncenter" width="1200"] Image: Statista[/caption] A whopping 34.4% of respondents in a recent survey conducted by consumer research firm Statista in the U.S. said they owned Apple AirPods as their primary headphones. In second place were earphone and headphone offerings from Beats, which Apple acquired back in 2014, at 15.3%. AirPods and Beats products combined,...

Apple May Add Face or Touch ID Authentication to AirPods in Future

Based on a new Apple patent application published by the US Patent & Trademark Office (USPTO), the AirPods may soon require Touch ID, Face ID, or other new biometric authentications, such as identifying the user's inner ear construction, to fully operate (via Patently Apple).  Apple notes that headphones communicatively coupled to an iPhone can provide...

How to Find Your Lost AirPods [VIDEO]

Apple has shared a new video detailing how to find your lost AirPods, using the Find My app. "Use the Find My app to help you locate your lost AirPods (1st or 2nd generation), AirPods (3rd generation), AirPods Pro, and AirPods Max, whether they are in or out of their charging case,” explains Apple. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TMIHm84TDG8...