Apple might quickly launch a brand new model of its Powerbeats earbuds if imagery found within the newest model of iOS by MacRumors is to be believed. The Powerbeats are Apple’s semi-wireless earbuds. The 2 earbuds are related collectively by a single cable however join wirelessly to a cellphone over Bluetooth. The final model of those earbuds had been the Powerbeats three, launched in 2016.
From the icon, the largest change with the Powerbeats four seems to be their cable location. Whereas the Powerbeats three’s cables descend from the entrance of the earbuds when you’re sporting them, the Powerbeats four’s appear to descend from the again, down from the arms that hook over your ears. MacRumors additionally notes that they’re prone to embrace Apple’s newest H1 chip, and may provide assist for the “Hey Siri” and “Announce Messages with Siri” options.
This wouldn’t be the primary time a pair of Apple headphones has leaked due to an iOS replace. In late March 2019, iOS 12.2 gave us our first have a look at the true wi-fi Powerbeats Professional, just for them to be formally introduced in the beginning of April. Then, in early October, the AirPods Professional appeared in a beta model of iOS 13.2 forward of their announcement later that month. Given previous expertise, it’s potential we’ll see an official Powerbeats four announcement earlier than the tip of February. Apple can also be rumored to be making ready to promote a brand new mid-range iPhone as early as March.