October 2, 2023

You may’t argue with the conversion to a USB-C port.

Apple is rumored to have begun mass manufacturing of its EarPods with a USB-C connector in response to a tweet from dependable leaker ShrimpApplePro. They beforehand mentioned Foxconn is supplying the earbuds.

The up to date EarPods would join on to the USB-C port on iPhone 15 fashions, with out an adapter. Apple’s wired earbuds are at the moment obtainable with a Lightning connector or a 3.5mm headphone jack, with each variations priced at $19.

Though EarPods have develop into much less widespread since Apple launched its wi-fi AirPods in 2016, in addition to eradicating the headphone jack from its iPhones, this might proceed to supply a extra lovely possibility for purchasers.

Apple is anticipated to announce the iPhone 15 lineup in September, and the brand new EarPods would seemingly launch round then. Apple analyst Ming-Chi Kuo has additionally claimed that different equipment like AirPods charging circumstances, the MagSafe Battery Pack, and the Magic Keyboard/Trackpad/Mouse trio, will change to USB-C sooner or later as effectively.

Keep tuned for added particulars as they develop into obtainable.

By way of MacRumors and VNChocoTaco

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