Tech big Apple will reportedly begin mass shipments of next-generation AirPods which could value $99 and new AirPods Max within the second half of subsequent 12 months or the primary half of 2025.
The knowledge was shared by analyst Ming-Chi Kuo on the micro-blogging platform Twitter. Nevertheless, he didn’t point out any further particulars concerning the new AirPods Max.
Kuo tweeted on Thursday: “My newest survey signifies that Hon Teng (FIT)– a Hon Hai/Foxconn Group subsidiary– could also be set to take over from Goertek as the brand new provider for AirPods meeting. This transfer will convey vital advantages for Hon Teng.” He added, “The subsequent-generation AirPods will probably start mass shipments in 2H24 or 1H25, together with extra reasonably priced AirPods (with Apple concentrating on a value of $99) and new AirPods Max, which shall be assembled by Luxshare ICT and Hon Teng.”
In the meantime, final week, it was reported that the iPhone maker was engaged on the ‘Airpods Lite’ model to compete towards cheaper wi-fi earbuds. In keeping with Haitong Worldwide Securities analyst Jeff Pu, the demand for AirPods was anticipated to drop by 2023.