According to Kuo, the design of the brand new AirPods might be “similar to AirPods Pro”. We must wait to see if Apple would replicate AirPods Pro’s design or make minor visible modifications to distinguish this common mannequin from the Pro mannequin.
Also, having a design “similar to AirPods Pro” doesn’t essentially imply that the Cupertino big would use silicone ear ideas. Shrinking the odd stem would additionally make the design in step with the AirPods Pro. Hence, there’s a chance that Apple might simply shrink the stem and name it a day.
Kuo has reiterated that Apple won’t embrace wired EarPods within the field together with the iPhone 12 lineup, a transfer that would probably enhance the gross sales of AirPods. In the earlier report, Kuo had talked about that this method might increase gross sales estimates for AirPods from 80 to 93 million models.
It is price mentioning that Apple made the transition from EarPods to AirPods again in 2016 and it’s truthfully shocking that the corporate continued to supply EarPods within the field until now.
While Apple most likely received’t be beneficiant sufficient to incorporate AirPods within the field, Kuo expects that Apple could run a promotion program together with iPhone 12. This method will probably embrace promoting AirPods at discounted costs, much like what Samsung normally does alongside its flagship gadget launches.