The calendar has simply modified to November, which implies Black Friday is simply weeks away. However you will get a tremendous deal proper now: Amazon is promoting the brand new AirPods Professional with USB-C case for $189, a financial savings of $60, and the perfect value we have ever seen on a second-generation mannequin.
The newest replace to the second-generation mannequin is a small one, providing a USB-C port within the charging case for compatibility with the iPhone 15’s reverse wired charging characteristic in addition to barely improved IP54 water and dirt resistance. In any other case, the second-generation AirPods Professional have the identical upgrades because the Lightning mannequin launched in 2022: longer battery life (6 hours vs. 4.5 hours), Adaptive Transparency mode, better noise cancellation (2X), and improved sound high quality. And with the iOS 17 replace launched in September, you may additionally get Adaptive Audio, which blends transparency with energetic noise cancellation that blends the music you are listening to along with your altering environments to create a extra pure expertise. Plus you may get quicker auto switching and new mute controls.
In our 4.5-star overview, we praised the AirPods Professional as “the only option for individuals who use Apple merchandise.” And with a $60 low cost and a brand new USB-C case, it is unattainable to overlook.