Big picture: Apple is expected to release an updated version of its AirPods Pro with an all-new design in the fourth quarter of 2022, analyst Ming Chi-Kuo said in a recent note to investors. New silicas are also said to be in development, making them a potentially attractive proposition in a crowded market – if the price is right.
Apple’s first-generation AirPods Pro debuted in late 2019 and currently sits between basic AirPods and high-end AirPods Max in the company’s product line.
In accordance with KuoApple will ditch the rods in the current version in favor of a design similar to the Beats Fit Pro. They will be equipped with a new chip that is said to improve connectivity with paired devices and provide fitness tracking capabilities.
Back in October, Apple added a new member to the standard AirPods family. The new third-generation AirPods deliver spatial sound and offer improved reliability and longer battery life than their predecessors. Priced at $ 179 for 3rd generation AirPods and $ 249 for AirPods Pro, although the latter can be found for around $ 190 if you’re willing to take a closer look. to deal with…
Kuo also waiting for at least three new Apple Watch models next fall, followed by a new iPhone SE with a larger display in 2023 or 2024. No specific launch dates have been announced, but historically Apple announces new watch models in September and the iPhone SE is updated in the spring.