Apple AirPods Max

Apple AirPods Max over-ear headphones launched; price, specification

Apple has introduced its first-ever over-ear headphones. The headphones are called AirPods Max and are available to pre-order in India. The shipping will start from somewhere on December 15.

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Apple AirPods Max features, specifications
  • The over-ear Airpods max features Apple’s designed 40mm dynamic drivers and its proprietary H1 chip.
  • It comes with 9 microphones in total. Among them, 8 are just for Active Noise Cancellation to filter out surrounding noise.
  • In addition, it has Transparency Mode, which lets outside sound in so you can be aware of the outside environment.
  • The Spatial audio with dynamic head tracking will give you a theatre-like experience.
  • There is a digital crown that controls your music–rotate for volume control, press once to play/pause or answer a call, press twice to skip to the next song, press thrice to skip back, and press and hold to activate Siri.
  • There is also a noise control button that used to switch between Active Noise Cancellation and Transparency Mode.
  • The headphones support Bluetooth 5.0.
  • It can last for up to 20-hours with Active Noise Cancellation or Transparency mode enabled.
  • Apple claims that 5 minutes of charging can offer up to 1.5-hours of listening time.
  • The headphone weighs 384.4 grams.
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Headphones price and availability

The headphones cost Rs. 59,900 and are available in 5 different colors–Space Grey, Silver, Green, Sky Blue, and Pink. The shipping will start next month.