Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo is again with a brand new investor report specializing in the corporate’s AirPods enterprise. According to him, the much-rumoured Apple over-the-ear headphones will enter mass manufacturing this summer season and hit shops later this 12 months. The headphones reportedly carry a modular design. Apple is claimed to have two variations of the headphones, one with leather-based materials and one other with lighter supplies. Additionally, the analyst additionally says Apple is engaged on new AirPods and AirPods Pro fashions.
The third-generation AirPods, or AirPods 3, will enter mass manufacturing within the first half of 2021 and these are anticipated to change to a manufacturing course of that’s much like the AirPods Pro, as per Kuo. While different particulars concerning the earbuds are comparatively unclear in the meanwhile, they’re mentioned to retain nearly the identical exterior design. On the opposite hand, Kuo says the second-generation AirPods Pro will enter mass manufacturing in late 2021 or early 2022. Unfortunately, no different particulars are revealed in the meanwhile.
Additionally, there are stories a few new AirPods mannequin, rumoured to be referred to as the AirPods Pro Lite that’s mentioned to fit between the common AirPods and the AirPods Pro. The AirPods Pro Lite had been beforehand rumoured to launch alongside the MacBook Pro in May. However, Kuo believes that there received’t be any AirPods Pro Lite mannequin and that the rumoured earbuds may very well launch underneath the Beats model. Either manner, there are a couple of new AirPods that Apple followers can anticipate to see within the coming few years.