Though Apple’s true wi-fi AirPods simply obtained a contemporary 2019 revision, and even a noise-cancelling Professional model arriving in the identical 12 months, the most recent rumor is that one other pair of ‘buds will likely be becoming a member of the household as quickly as Might this 12 months.
Jon Prosser, a tech analyst for Entrance Web page Tech, has printed a tweet claiming that new AirPods “are actually able to go”, and can doubtless launch alongside the MacBook Professional refresh that’s rumored to be arriving subsequent month.
New AirPods (which have been presupposed to be on the March Occasion) are actually able to go.In all probability alongside the MacBook Professional subsequent month.April 19, 2020
It’s unclear precisely which particular product is being referred to – it may very well be a 3rd technology of the common AirPods or it may even be the AirPods Professional Lite, a model of the premium mannequin that doesn’t function noise-cancelling and was rumored at earlier within the 12 months.
This latter rumor got here from Taiwan information website Digitimes, which talked about the AirPods Professional Lite identify when itemizing merchandise being made on meeting traces within the nation, and listed as arriving for 2020.
The unique AirPods have been launched on the very tail finish of 2016 and, as we talked about earlier, they obtained a refreshed model in early 2019, so the probabilities of one more iteration arriving so quickly are maybe decrease than the launch of a wholly new, extra reasonably priced entry into the AirPods Professional lineup.
With that stated, we’re nonetheless engaged on conjecture at this level – for each the brand new AirPods and the brand new MacBook Professional vary – so no particulars are set in stone, however as extra rumors pile up, a refreshes of each product traces are trying extra doubtless.