"Switching between devices while listening to music on iPhone, Apple Watch or iPad is more seamless than ever with two times faster connect times", said Apple.
The AirPods 2 is powered by the new H1 chip Apple specifically designed for headphones. They shared a picture of Squidward looking like a king, hilariously writing: 'Me with airpods 2 yelling "HEY SIRI" in a room full of plebeian airpods 1 owners'.
The new AirPods come with either a standard charging case or a new wireless charging case.
They are powered by a new Apple H1 chip, this is created to provide up to fifty percent more take time than the first generation AirPods.
AirPods 2 is going to be equipped with Apple's brand-new H1 chip that provides faster performances. As you'd expect, iOS is reporting not only the wireless status of the iPhone, but of the earbuds and the AirPods case individually.
Thanks to the new processor, the buds can also support hands-free "Hey Siri" voice commands, which is a long-rumored feature. Then the extra life between charges will please you: Apple says the new H2 chip at the heart of these second-gen sticks delivers up to 50 per cent more talk time.
Apple releases 2nd gen AirPods with Wireless Charging
Ahead of a major event to be held next Monday (March 25) at Apple's Cupertino campus, the iPhone maker chose to announce many new hardware products this week. These buyers joked they would be unable to flaunt their new purchase because of the similarities in design.
AirPods are a key component of Apple's growing Wearables, Home and Accessories segment, which generated more than $17 billion in revenue previous year.
AirPods second generation is updated with H1 chip which highly improves the connectivity.
The official announcement of the much-delayed wireless AirPods case landed 20 minutes later.
It's been a busy week for Apple with the firm not only updating its AirPods but also its iPad and iMac ranges. You do not recognize the original case, it has only a miniature LED to know whether it is charging wirelessly.
Beyond battery life, the most significant addition is that of hands-free "Hey Siri" functionality.
This is even more of a benefit if you use Siri Shortcuts. The Company claims that it is capable of delivering 5 hours of battery in a single charge and over 24 hours in the charging case. Moreover, Ming-Chi Kuo also speculated that Apple will launch its AirPower wireless charging mat sometime in the first half of 2019.
Dollar stays weaker ahead of European markets open
The 10-year Treasury yield dove to its lowest level since January 2018 as the market baked in a prolonged period of meh US growth. Powell, appearing last week on CBS's "60 Minutes, " denied that pressure from Trump had influenced the Fed's policy shift.