Apple will reportedly release over-ear headphones this year

Apple will reportedly release over-ear headphones this year

Apple's Beats by Dre have featured wireless headphones since 2014. As for pricing, you can expect the new over-ear headphones to be more expensive than AirPods, but exact pricing detail isn't offered.

Apple will automatically set-up the AirPods with any devices that are signed-in with the iCloud account associated with the iPhone.

As per KGI analyst Ming-Chi Kuo, who boasts of an impressive track record when it comes to Apple-related news, the company is planning to release Apple-branded over-ear headphones.

Kuo has heard that Apple is working with metal injection molding company SZS.

Headphones tend to come in two types: open or closed back.

Injustice 2 Legendary Edition officially announced for March 27th
It contains a collectible coin, a "comic exclusive download steel card", 11, 000 Source Crystals to use in-game, and a steel case. On top of that, you'll be able to access Injustice 2 Ultimate Edition's premiere skins.

Apple is also reportedly working on a new tool and will introduce it with iOS 12 slated to launch this fall. Kuo further added that the company is looking to pack high quality components in the headphone that will further boost its performance. That likely means wireless connectivity to devices.

According to Kuo, an addition of a new supplier suggests a massive surge in the earbuds production. The site said the new AirPods could launch this year.

While not mentioned, but these would wireless too and will possibly incorporate AirPods wireless chip. What's more interesting, the third-party apps will be able to function across iPhones, iPads and Mac computers - a feature that will involve both iOS and macOS 10.14. Currently, to activate the personal assistant, one needs to click on the AirPods. So you can use it to charge your Apple Watch, your iPhone and Airpods all in one go.

The third-generation AirPods will supposedly be water resistant.

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