Apple Airpods Shipments to be delayed to January 2017


Apple AirPods, the wireless headphones which were supposed to hit the markets in October, Apple announced the delay of shipment of its wireless AirPod,traditionally aimed to compensate for the removal of headphone jack from the iPhone 7, .”stating that the product is ”not yet ready,In an earlier statement, Apple never really announced a specific date to release AirPods. In fact, the tech giant did not specify the reason for the delay. they said ”we don’t believe in shipping a product before it is ready, and we need a little more time before it is ready, and we need a little more time before AirPods are ready for our customers.

Apple’s AirPods the wireless headphones which were showcased at the launch of the iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 plus are yet to hit the stores. In India, airPods will be priced at 15,400 but there’s no word on when these are officially launched in India. Shipments appear are delayed further in the United states and according to some reports, AirPods are looking to be launched in January 2017 timeline for shipping.
Report according to Economic News Daily, which is quoted by DigiTimes, Inventec which is the manufacturer for Apple’s AirPod order. Inventec’s revenues will hike 7 percent on year and it cites market sources for these numbers.

Barclays said Apple the production is expected to start this month, but apple plans to produce 10 to 15 million units initially. people familiar with the matter told Wall Street journal that the trouble with AirPods appears the effort to chart a new path for wireless headphones. In most other wireless headphones. In most other wireless headphones , only one earpiece receives, only one earpiece receives a signal from the phone via wireless Bluetooth technology; it then transmits the signal to the other earpiece. Apple has said AirPod earpiece each receives independent signals from an iPhone, Mac or other Apple must ensure that both earpieces receive audio at the same time to avoid distortion. Apple also must resolve what happens when a user loses one of the earpieces or the battery dies.

Also, Kiril Trajkovski, co-founder of Earin,  a wireless headphone competitor to the AirPods states that microphone has to be able to pick up a user’s voice while excluding background noise. However, the actual cause of the delay still causes remain unclear, until Apple explains it all in an official statement.


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