Apple Might Launch AirPods 3 in Early 2021

  • The design of AirPod Air and AirPod 3 might show some similarities
  • AirPod 3 is expected to come without noise cancellation
  • Apple might not give earphones with newer iPhones
  • The product is based on the True Wireless concept

The American electronic gaint Apple might launch AirPods 3 in early part of next year. This update has been shared by a sourced analyst. The new wireless earbuds from the company will borrow its design for the AirPods Pro. This means the AirPods 3 is expected to look similar to the latest AirPods version.

According to the report, the AirPods are expected to come without noise cancellation. However, there’s no official statement by the company regarding this.

Apple AirPods likely to replace EarPods

The report also mentioned about the fact the Apple iPhone 12 is reportedly going to ship without a pair of bundled earphones. This is supposed to be Apple’s way of trying to boost the sales of its true wireless headset.

As per a report by GSMarena Apple may even start bundling the AirPods in certain variants of future iPhones. While not confirmed, this could actually be a good move following the anti-EarPods decision. They are also expected to add over-the-ear headphone as part of the AirPods series.

Present scenario

Currently, the Apple AirPods are available with a wired charging case for $159 (about Rs 12,224). Meanwhile, with a wireless charging case, they are available at $199 (about Rs 15,300). The Apple AirPods Pro is available with a wireless charging case for $249 (about Rs 19,144).

AirPods Pro launched in 2019 and apart from some design changes, you got active noise cancellation, improved sound quality, water and dust resistance as well. All these additions bumped up the price of the new wireless earbuds.