AirPods Pro 2 production leak indicates exciting news for audiophile Apple fans.
The AirPods Pro 2 may be arriving sooner than expected, and with some impressive new features.
We've been hearing a lot about Apple's upcoming AirPods Pro 2, and today we have even more exciting news: Apple is reportedly ramping up production of the AirPods Pro 2, implying that an announcement and release date won't be too far away.
According to supply chain news outlet DigiTimes (via MacRumors), Apple has begun increasing chip orders from NOR Flash, a key supplier, for the updated AirPods Pro.
The report is consistent with previous rumors, which suggested that the AirPods Pro 2 would be released in the second half of 2022. For context, the original AirPods Pro was released on October 30, 2019, making an upgrade long overdue.
WHERE CAN WE FIND OUT MORE ABOUT AIRPODS PRO 2?
The second generation of AirPods Pro is likely to improve on everything, as one would expect from a 2019 device to a 2022 device. Expect a new design, improved audio (including lossless support via Apple Music), and a redesigned Charging Case.
According to one leak, the AirPods Pro 2 will cost $249, with a release date in Q1 2022 predicted by the same source. The current AirPods Pro costs $249.
Apple is also likely to have a few surprises in store to improve the wildly popular AirPods Pro models, so keep an eye out for those.
For the most up-to-date information on the price, release date, and features of the next-generation standard AirPods, visit T3's Apple AirPods 3 guide.