Apple AirPods got listening to Siri and wireless charging (4 photos)

Apple introduced the next generation AirPods. Wireless headphones have new features. Additionally, you can purchase a wireless charging case for them.

This year’s model is not named AirPods 2, butjust AirPods. Outwardly, they are absolutely identical to the previous version. Inside, a new H1 chip appeared, allowing the headset to switch between user devices twice as fast and smoothly.

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Previously, to call Siri, you had to doubleClick on the body. Now, to activate the voice assistant, it’s enough to say “Hi Siri”. In the talk mode, the novelty works not 2, but already 3 hours. You can still listen to music for 5 hours. General work is also “more than a day,” even if we consider charging in a special case.

New case compatible with wireless chargingQi standard. The front panel has a charging LED. There is also an AirPods version with a traditional case, it will be sold at the old price.

The second generation AirPods is already available to order. The option with a wireless charging case Wireless Charging Case was priced at $ 199, with a regular case - $ 159. Owners of the first model can purchase just a new case for $ 79. Then the headphones can be charged from a Qi-compatible docking station.