Apple Is Getting Ready For AirPods 2 And iPad 7; Speculations Released By Partners Companies
Apple is on the news lately as speculations stir about their new iPad models and the second generation AirPods. The rumors have been on the air for many months already. However, the tech giant has not yet released any comment with regards to the issue. Now, reports show that some of the Asian resources have revealed that the company might release the latest hardware by the end of this month.
The latest report is in contradict with the previous ones, as it states that the second generation AirPods will be launched this Fall. The manufacturers in Asia who is in charge of doing the flexible printed circuit board started making parts for the AirPods and iPads. It has been labeled as the iPad 7 and AirPods 2.
The Flexium and Zhen Ding are reportedly supplying PCBs for the upcoming iPad. While Compaq and Unitech will also supply the rigid-flex boards for the AirPods, according to WccfTech.
However, the report only refers to the release of the new hardware. As for the new-generation, AirPods 2 and iPad have not revealed any details about them. The sources also said that Apple will disclose the new products on March 25.
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It would be the same day when Apple is going to be hosting an event to likely unveil a new video streaming service. It is said to be part of the company's strategy to create more sources of revenue to diversify its products portfolio and services, according to MacRumors.
However, reports suggested that Apple might not introduce the new products during the event. It might release them afterward with a press release as the products are not a significant upgrade over their predecessors. It would not make sense to unveil it during the high-profile event.
Thus, previous reports mentioned that the AirPods 2 will be released this coming fall. Consumers will just have to wait for Apple to officially announce it. The new AirPods will also have an alleged case that could do wireless charging, with the help of its AirPower accessory. Also, it will come in two colors, black and white and have a new health tracking feature.
As for the iPad that has been mentioned in the report, it could be an iPad mini 5 or the iPad 7. Thus, fans will just have to stay tuned for updates about the alleged new products.