We have heard rumors about the Apple AirPods 3 for a while now, and a new image of what might be the next target wireless headphones have surfaced online, which could give us a first look at the next Apple headphones.
The image, which was 52audio , shows this that the site claims to be the third generation AirPods and the charging case.
The image confirms some of the previous rumors we've heard about the Apple 3 AirPods, including that they'll sport shorter ear stems like the Apple AirPods Pro .
From the photo, it doesn't appear that the new AirPods have silicone eartips like their noise-canceling siblings, although a render provided by 52audio shows what eartips look like. detachable siliconeare included with the headphones. Giving users the option to swap in and out tips would certainly appease fans of the original AirPods and newer AirPods Pro.
(Image credit: 52audio)
52audio also claims that the true wireless headphones will have air vents similar to relieve pressure to make the earbuds comfortable to wear for long periods of time.
The charging case looks more like what you get with the stock AirPods, rather than the more rectangular case included with the AirPods Pro, although there is now an LED battery indicator on the front.
According to 52audio, the new AirPods will feature touch controls and will likely come with support for Spatial Audio and Active Noise Cancellation, like AirPods Pro. Unfortunately, the report also states that there will be no improvement in on-board battery life, which is current.five o'clock.
Is it genuine?
According to 52audio, the Apple AirPods 3 will be released in March 2021 - and while we have heard rumors of an Apple event in March from reputable leaker Jon Prosser, there is a b No confirmation from the tech giant so far.
In fact, it's important to take all 52audio claims with a big pinch of salt.
Like MacRumors points out that the post has already shared images it claimed be third-generation AirPods, which were later shown to be fake images of the current generation AirPods Pro.
Whether the images are legitimate or not, the world expects A new generation of Apple AirPods announcedsoon. It has been almost two years since the AirPods 2019 upgraded were launched, and since then the world of true wireless headphones has changed dramatically, with many models offering improved battery life, audio quality, and connectivity at a much lower price point than Apple headphones.
If Apple can provide the new AirPods with some of the features included with the AirPods Pro - and keep the price down - the tech giant could be a real winner that will appeal to casual listeners and discerning audiophiles.