Beats headphones sales see prices slashed ahead of rumored AirPods Studio launchCut to the chaseWhat are they? Apple's first over-ear headphonesWhen will they be released? September or October 2020, according to rumorsWhat will they be called? Possibly the Apple AirPods Studio or the AirPods XHow much will they cost? Reportedly $349 (about £280 / AU$530)The Apple AirPods Studio are perhaps the most concrete rumored Apple audio release we know about so far. That's because the headphones were apparently revealed early, after 9to5Mac discovered icons representing the rumored cans in iOS 14 code. … [Read more...] about Apple AirPods Studio release date, price, and rumors
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With that in mind, the noise cancellation and audio quality will have to be really spectacular for the Bose QuietComfort Earbuds to truly compete with its rivals – including the rumored AirPods 3 – and we can't wait to test them out for ourselves. … [Read more...] about The Bose QuietComfort Earbuds are here to take on the Apple AirPods Pro
The AirPods Pro have their share of issues: their five-ish hours of battery life is mediocre, they don't let you adjust volume from the earphones themselves, and they lose much of their intuitiveness when connected to an Android or Windows device. It's also worth noting that Apple is holding a special event today, and while we don't expect to see new AirPods Pro in the immediate future, upgraded base AirPods are expected to arrive early next year. Still, if you want a pair of noise-cancelling wireless earphones today, the AirPods Pro remain a good buy at this deal price. If you don't need a new pair of headphones, though, we also have deals on USB-C hubs, SSDs, the PlayStation-exclusive Ghost of Tsushima, and more. Have a look at our full roundup below. … [Read more...] about Apple’s AirPods Pro are on sale for $199 today
Sure, smart speakers are all about voice controls, and the fact that they’re standalone devices that don’t need to be hooked up to another audio source in order to playback tunes and podcasts. But, sometimes, a few added options are just convenient – especially if you’re trying to play back a track that, for whatever reason, can’t be found on the smart speaker’s streaming service of choice. … [Read more...] about Apple HomePod 2 release date, news, and rumors
The company needs an on-ear product in the $99 range, potentially something with basic-level active noise cancellation. (At home, why would you even need noise cancellation, for the most part?) This budget product should still fit comfortably, and allow for better ear ventilation, so you don't get sweaty, be designed primarily for home use. It should have a mic on each side to respond to Siri commands and be good enough for casual FaceTime or Zoom usage. … [Read more...] about First, iPhone SE killed Android: What budget products will Apple unleash next?