Apple’s unannounced high-end over-ear headphones will reportedly include interchangeable components. Bloomberg experiences that Apple is growing new high-end headphones that embrace swappable ear pads and headbands that magnetically connect. The modular design, much like another high-end headphone manufacturers, is reportedly designed for homeowners to modify out components throughout train classes.
That sounds quite a bit like what Apple at present presents with its Watch, the place homeowners can swap out bands to a extra sport-like model once they’re exercising. The headphones are additionally stated to incorporate Siri assist for voice management, noise cancellation, and some built-in contact controls.
Apple’s new high-end headphones will possible go head-to-head with related premium over-ear headphones like Sony’s 1000XM3, Bose’s Noise Cancelling Headphones 700, or Sennheiser’s third-gen Momentum Wireless headphones. If Apple’s competitor headphones are priced the identical, then they’ll be round $350-400.
Bloomberg says Apple is planning to unveil the headphones later this yr, however the ongoing Coronavirus Pandemic might complicate launch timing. Apple has reportedly been engaged on these new headphones for 2 years. Reports have beforehand surfaced that Apple is working by itself Apple-branded over-ear headphones as a substitute of the Beats-branded ones that the corporate at present sells.