Latest Apple headphone news

Apple AirPods 3: Release date, rumours, specs and price
Apple AirPods 3: Release date, rumours, specs and price By Britta O'Boyle

Updated The second gen AirPods missed a couple of rumoured features. Will these features come to the AirPods 3 instead? Here's everything we know so far.... Read more

Apple AirPods Pro tipped for launch in next two weeks
Apple AirPods Pro tipped for launch in next two weeks By Rik Henderson

The illusive next-generation Apple AirPods with noise cancellation will reportedly arrive this month, not 2020 as recently suggested.... Read more

This is what Apple's AirPods 3 look like
This is what Apple's AirPods 3 look like By Maggie Tillman

Apple is always working on something, and thanks to recent leaks, we know it's been quietly tinkering away on the next version of AirPods.... Read more

AirPods 3 prototype supposedly spotted in the wild after Apple event
AirPods 3 prototype supposedly spotted in the wild after Apple event By Maggie Tillman

Apple just announced its new iPhone 11 series, and at the event, many people expected to hear more about a refresh to AirPods 2. However, Apple never mentioned AirPods 3, leaving many to wonder if they're actually in the works. Well, a new leak suggests they do exist.... Read more

Apple AirPods tips and tricks: How to get the most out of Apple's wireless earphones
Apple AirPods tips and tricks: How to get the most out of Apple's wireless earphones By Britta O'Boyle

Here are our top tips and tricks to ensure you master your Apple AirPods wireless earphones in no time.... Read more

AirPods 3 with noise cancellation reported to arrive by end of year
AirPods 3 with noise cancellation reported to arrive by end of year By Britta O'Boyle

Apple is reported to be launching a third-generation of its wireless earphones before the year is out. The original AirPods launched in 2017 and we recently... Read more

How to use Apple AirPods with an Android phone
How to use Apple AirPods with an Android phone By Britta O'Boyle

Apple's wireless earphones aren't just compatible with iOS. Here's how to connect your Apple AirPods to an Android device and what features they offer.... Read more

Apple's new Wireless Charging Case works with your old AirPods too
Apple's new Wireless Charging Case works with your old AirPods too By Rik Henderson

If you already have a pair of the original AirPods and don't fancy upgrading, the company has released the case separately.... Read more

Apple AirPods 2 are official: 'Hey Siri, give me longer battery life and a wireless charging case'
Apple AirPods 2 are official: 'Hey Siri, give me longer battery life and a wireless charging case' By Chris Hall

Apple has announced the next-generation AirPods 2, the long-expected update to its trendsetting true wireless headphones.The new AirPods are now powered... Read more

It looks like we have an AirPods 2 release date
It looks like we have an AirPods 2 release date By Dan Grabham

It looks like we have an AirPods 2 release date - Friday 29 March, four weeks from today.... Read more

Apple painted its Beats Studio 3 wireless cans in these stunning NBA colours
Apple painted its Beats Studio 3 wireless cans in these stunning NBA colours By Maggie Tillman

Apple-owned Beats by Dre has launched a fantastic new collection of headphones specifically for pro basketball fans.... Read more

Hold your horses, AirPods 2 might not be available until fall
Hold your horses, AirPods 2 might not be available until fall By Rik Henderson

A new report claims that the next generation wireless earbuds might not make it to market in spring at all.... Read more

Apple's AirPods 2 and AirPower will be with us in the coming weeks
Apple's AirPods 2 and AirPower will be with us in the coming weeks By Dan Grabham

We already knew that AirPods 2 would be coming soon, but now we've heard new rumours that they'll launch alongside the much-delayed AirPower charging mat... Read more

The new AirPods will feature hands-free 'Hey Siri'
The new AirPods will feature hands-free 'Hey Siri' By Dan Grabham

It seems certain we're going to get new AirPods soon and that they'll have onboard speech recognition, too.... Read more

Apple might launch its own pair of wireless over-ear headphones soon
Apple might launch its own pair of wireless over-ear headphones soon By Maggie Tillman

Apple is reportedly planning to release its own brand of over-ear headphones, and they could arrive as early as the second half of 2019.... Read more

Apple AirPods 3 to get new design but AirPods 2 still coming early 2019
Apple AirPods 3 to get new design but AirPods 2 still coming early 2019 By Rik Henderson

Apple AirPods 2 are still expected to become available soon. Albeit early next year now.... Read more

Apple will supposedly launch AirPods 2 before the end of the year
Apple will supposedly launch AirPods 2 before the end of the year By Maggie Tillman

Apple's next version of AirPods, often referred to as AirPods 2, will supposedly launch before the end of the year, according to a prolific leaker.... Read more

Apple AirPods 2 undergoing Bluetooth certification, release imminent?
Apple AirPods 2 undergoing Bluetooth certification, release imminent? By Rik Henderson

There is evidence to suggest Apple will still announce its AirPods 2 soon.... Read more

Second-gen Apple AirPods said to get noise cancellation once more
Second-gen Apple AirPods said to get noise cancellation once more By Max Langridge

Apple may release a new set of AirPods in 2019 with noise-cancelling, according to Barclays analysts and Bloomberg.... Read more

Live Listen with AirPods: How to turn your iPhone into a remote mic
Live Listen with AirPods: How to turn your iPhone into a remote mic By Maggie Tillman

Imagine you're in a noisy restaurant or bar and can’t quite hear the person speaking across the table from you.It's an annoying problem that many people... Read more

More evidence of Apple's premium over-ear headphones surfaces
More evidence of Apple's premium over-ear headphones surfaces By Elyse Betters

Apple has been rumoured to be developing a high-end pair of headphones, and a new report may add some weight to that speculation.Apple's premium pair of... Read more

Apple sale: Save up to $100 on BeatsX, PowerBeats3, or Solo3 headphones
Apple sale: Save up to $100 on BeatsX, PowerBeats3, or Solo3 headphones By Elyse Betters

Apple has discounted three of its Beats headphone models up to 30-per cent off their usual prices.The company doesn't often mark down its prices on products,... Read more

Apple AirPods might one day add biometric, fitness tracking tech
Apple AirPods might one day add biometric, fitness tracking tech By Elyse Betters

Some big changes could come to Apple's AirPods soon.The wireless headphones were introduced when Apple took the headphone jack away from iPhone 7 users,... Read more

How to find lost AirPods with Apple's new Find My AirPods feature
How to find lost AirPods with Apple's new Find My AirPods feature By Elyse Betters

Apple has released the iOS 10.3 software update for iPhone and iPad, and it introduced a new feature called Find My AirPods.Find My AirPods makes it easier... Read more

Apple files patents for 'earbuds with biometric sensing', health tracking capabilities on the horizon
Apple files patents for 'earbuds with biometric sensing', health tracking capabilities on the horizon By Max Langridge

The US Patent & Trademark Office has recently published a series of three patents, filed by Apple that refer to "earbuds with biometric sensing". The three... Read more

Beats X: What makes Apple's W1-enabled headphones different?
Beats X: What makes Apple's W1-enabled headphones different? By Elyse Betters

When Apple unveiled the AirPods last autumn, it also showed off a custom-designed W1 chip specifically for wireless headphones.Now, months later, Apple-owned... Read more

Delayed no more, Apple AirPods go on sale
Delayed no more, Apple AirPods go on sale By Max Langridge

Just when we thought we might not see Apple's wireless AirPods before Christmas, the tech giant has come out and said they're now available to pre-order,... Read more

Apple's delayed wireless AirPods will finally ship 'over the next few weeks'
Apple's delayed wireless AirPods will finally ship 'over the next few weeks' By Elyse Betters

Those of you eagerly waiting for Apple's wireless AirPods to launch will be happy to hear they're weeks away from launching.According to MacRumors, which... Read more

Those freaky AirPods show that Apple can still innovate
Those freaky AirPods show that Apple can still innovate By Chris Hall

Of all the devices launched at the Apple special event in September, it's the AirPods that have attracted the most attention.The iPhone 7 is a phone, an... Read more

Apple made these wireless AirPods and Lightning EarPods for iPhone 7
Apple made these wireless AirPods and Lightning EarPods for iPhone 7 By Elyse Betters

Apple has officially ditched the headphone jack with the new iPhone 7.But it's offering two, new headphone options to make the transition painless for... Read more

Apple in talks to buy Beats Audio for $3.2B, deal could be announced next week
Apple in talks to buy Beats Audio for $3.2B, deal could be announced next week By Elyse Betters

Apple could announce next week that it has closed a deal on what would be its largest acquisition to date: a $3.2 billion purchase of Beats Electronics.Jimmy... Read more

Apple heart-rate monitoring EarPods with iBeacon tech weren't real, says hoax starter
Apple heart-rate monitoring EarPods with iBeacon tech weren't real, says hoax starter By Elyse Betters

It appears Apple may not be developing EarPods that can read heart rates and blood pressure after all.In a rather bizarre (though not surprising) turn... Read more

Apple EarPods may read heart rate and blood pressure, to arrive with iOS 8 in June ahead of iWatch
Apple EarPods may read heart rate and blood pressure, to arrive with iOS 8 in June ahead of iWatch By Luke Edwards

Apple could be preparing to unveil a new set of EarPods that read a user's heart rate and blood pressure, as soon as this June. It could be a "gateway... Read more

Next gen Apple EarPods could feature accelerometers and improved voice recognition
Next gen Apple EarPods could feature accelerometers and improved voice recognition By Luke Edwards

Apple's next generation of EarPod headphones could feature accelerometers that help detect voice input more accurately. They will be smart enough to detect... Read more