Apple will definitely release a wireless AirPods headphones second generation, which recently passed the certification of Bluetooth SIG, this year. This statement was made by a Chinese insider with the Ice Universe, repeatedly confirming their awareness on many issues regarding the release of new devices. In this regard, should not be excluded that the new product may be released in retail stores this month – just before the new year holidays, when the demand for it is guaranteed to be high.

The first rumors about Apple’s plans to release AirPods second generation appeared last summer. Then the possibility of the upcoming release hinted references from the code iOS 12, on which ran the developers who have studied the software with the operating system. It was subsequently discovered, even an animated image of the cover of future AirPods, which, though slightly different from the one which was completed with headphones first generation.

What will be the AirPods 2

An indirect confirmation of the impending release was a video ahead of the September presentation Apple. It was shown the employee of the company that made the AirPods with what is obviously would not be able to do with the original headphones. Accessory in her ears allowed not only to activate Siri by voice, but also withstand dust and water spray, indicating that the updated hardware and advanced protection from the elements one of the known standards.

According to Bluetooth SIG, a database which lit up AirPods 2, updated earphones are capable of more than just relaying music and verbal interactions with the voice assistant. One of the most remarkable features of novelty provided by the manufacturer, is the ability to measure heart rate with built-in heart rate monitor, just like on the Apple Watch.