Apple launched its first-ever over-ear headphones yesterday and the news took the internet by storm. The ‘AirPods Max’ has joined another various Apple products the technology giant released in 2020. They launched many iPhone 12 models, a new iPad Air, a new SmartWatch, a new iMac, and more. If you are an Apple gadget geek and want to buy headphones, then this product is all you need. Here’s everything you need to know about the new Apple headphones!
Apple AirPods Max: Price and Availability
The Apple AirPods Max is set at a hefty price of $549. This is relatively a large amount in the headphone space. The exquisite piece of technology is available for preorder right now and will start shipping on Dec. 15. As of now, customers can only order the headphones on Apple’s official website. However, soon they will make it available on various other e-commerce platforms like Amazon, Best Buy, Walmart, Target, B&H, and others.
Right now, the brand is throwing in a perk for pre-ordering. Customers get a free engraving with up to 14 characters (including emojis) on the earphone. This release justifies the AirPods price dropping to their lowest ever in the days around Black Friday and Cyber Monday.
Apple new headphones are all set to track head movements and subsequently “remap the sound field.” Just like any other new releases, this also has many features of the iPhone and iPad. The headphones have an amazing active noise-cancellation system. This will help in reducing the background noises. You can stay better focused while working from home even if there’s noise from airplane engines or construction.
The headphones additionally offer an ‘Adaptive EQ’ feature. This basically employs a microphone which can automatically tune your music depending on the shape of your ears. Now that’s something, isn’t it? Additionally, Apple claims spatial audio creates a “theatre-like experience for content recorded in 5.1, 7.1, and Dolby Atmos.”
And the features do not end here, there’s much more! The headphones also enable the user to switch between ANC and Transparency Mode. This allows in some ambient sounds, like someone ringing your doorbell or your roommate calling your name from another room.
Lastly, the AirPods Max headphones can easily pair up with your other Apple products seamlessly with the H1 chip. This will improve sound quality, battery life, and activates Siri, Apple’s smart assistant.
We will bring more insights very soon. Until then, stay tuned and keep reading for all the latest updates!