Do you want to enjoy your famous Christmas song via Apple AirPods? If you think it’s impossible then you are wrong. After a huge uncertainty, Apple AirPods are available for pre-order from the official online store in the US. However, you will have to wait until December 21 to receive the first shipment.
Effectively, this means Apple will start shipping AirPods from December 19. Interestingly, the AirPods will be available in the retail stores across the US on December 21. With the late launch of Apple AirPods, you can expect the accessory to become available for the holiday season.
Apple promises AirPods availability towards October-end
Originally launched in September along with the iPhone 7 and 7 Plus, Apple had promised the availability of Apple AirPods towards late October. However, Apple kept on postponing the launch prompting consumers to guess as to the real fact.
The Cupertino-based tech giant recently released a statement stating that they don’t believe in shipping a product before its ready. Moreover, the company requires little more time before AirPods are ready for public consumption.
During the launch event, the company announced the availability of AirPods in India towards late October. According to tech analysts, there is some kind of uncertainty as to when the Apple AirPods will be available in India.
Apple AirPods Specifications
On the specifications front, the Apple AirPods feature a new W1 wireless processor. The main highlight of the chip is that it enables you to quickly pair and establish connectivity with the iPhone. If you look at the format of the AirPods, they are completely wire-free.
Equipped with dual optical sensors, the Apple AirPods ship with accelerometers in each ear bud. The buds work in tandem with the W1 chip, which will have an ability to detect when the wireless headphones are in your ears. Moreover, they will play only when you listen to it. If you double tap the AirPods, you can activate Siri. Moreover, the microphones integrated into the AirPods are designed to filter out external sound.
If you would like to buy Apple AirPods, you can pre-order it from the Apple store so that you will receive it just before Christmas.