Apple AirPods shipping from December 21; Now available to order for $159

The Apple AirPods were officially set to be released in Late October but Apple delayed the launch and didn’t specify a reason as well. Even though we had some doubt whether this will actually launch in 2016 or not, now We have some good news as Apple’s AirPods are now available to order from the company’s online store for $159.00. Shipping estimates shows the Delivery date as December 21 in the United States.


The According to Apple, the AirPods provide up to 5 hours of music playback and high-quality sound through a seamless and automatic connection between the AirPods and an iPhone using Apple’s special W1 chip. To charge the AirPods, the included travel case doubles as a charging station that provides up to 24 hours of battery life for the headphones.

There were many speculations for the delay and those were covered in a previous article which you can checkout here if you’re intrested.

Included with the AirPods is a Lightning cable used to charge the carrying case, and the headphones require Apple devices running iOS 10, watchOS 3 or macOS Sierra. If you want to checkout Apple’s Wireless Future, you can buy one now from the Apple Store.

Source – MacRumors