During a Keynote conducted Monday 18, Apple unveiled the third generation of its AirPods. Wireless headphones change their design, gain autonomy and benefit from improvements that bring them to the level of AirPods Pro. On the other hand, they exclude from the outset the old iPhone and iPad.
At a Keynote held yesterday, October 18, Apple unveiled its news . The evolve, whether in terms of their more tapered design with shorter rods and in terms of audio quality. On this last point, Apple is not stingy with superlatives. The sound will be deeper, with a improved.For and Max which come to equip the new MacBook Pro. Among the important announcements, there was especially the arrival of the third generation of
Likewise, theannounced is now six hours, an hour longer than before. Five minutes of charging is enough to restore an hour of battery life to the headphones. The small storage case gives up to thirty hours of extra battery life, according to Apple.
Compatible only from iOS 13
Thealso integrate four sensory to ensure head tracking. It is this system that delivers adaptive sound equalization to compensate for sound losses due to variations in the position of the headphones in the ears. Apple claims that the built-in mics help reduce noise caused by the during calls.
In the end, theseincorporate many of the audio characteristics of . The headphones are also waterproof to resist sweat. Compatibility side, these AirPods 3 will not be able to work with the old ranges of and iPad. They do not support , iPhone 6 Plus and iPhone 5s. They are also abandoning the iPad mini 2 and mini 3, or even the iPod Touch 6. In reality, this lack of accounting stems from the need to have at least 13 or iPadOS 13 on mobile devices. This is the imperative for the AirPods 3 to be able to use some of their features. The new Air are marketed from October 26 with their wireless charger, at a price of 199 euros.