Apple’s new AirPods come with a wireless charging case, Hey Siri support, and more battery life
Wednesday, 20 March 2019 Apple’s week of surprise product launches continues with the announcement of the second-generation AirPods, which will include a wireless charging case and a new H1 chip that the company claims offers improved battery life and “Hey, Siri” support to trigger the virtual assistant without pressing a button.
The new wireless charging case works with standard Qi charging, so it should work with nearly every wireless charger out there. Otherwise, both the second-gen AirPods and the case look virtually identical to the first model, except for a small LED light on the wireless charging case to indicate battery life.
"More talk time and faster connectivity"
Apple says the H1 chip offers a number of benefits over the W1 chip in the last...