Apple AirPods 3 with AirPods Pro-like design, Spatial Audio, and more announced: price in India, features

Apple AirPods 3 price in India and features have been revealed. They come with spatial audio support and are claimed to offer better connectivity, improved sound quality, and battery life.

Highlights
  • Apple AirPods 3 have been officially unveiled.
  • The TWS earbuds ship with Spatial Audio, AirPods Pro-like stem, and better battery life.
  • Apple AirPods 3 TWS earbuds are priced at Rs 18,500

At the Unleashed event on Monday, Apple introduced the AirPods 3 that succeed the AirPods 2. The new AirPods offer a significant upgrade over their predecessors as they bring AirPods Pro-like short stems and support for Spatial Audio. The AirPods 3 bring improvements to the sound quality as well but skips out on noise cancellation, which will continue to be the USP of the AirPods Pro. The charging case is slightly wider. Apple says they offer a better battery life in comparison to the predecessor.

Apple AirPods 3 price in India, availability

Apple AirPods 3 are priced at $179 in the US and Rs 18,500 in India. The TWS earbuds come in a White colour option. They will be available to order in more than 26 countries starting today and will be on sale from Tuesday, October 26th. With the launch of the third-generation AirPods, Apple has dropped the price of the AirPods 2 to Rs 12,900. Meanwhile, the AirPods Pro with MagSafe Charging Case will be available for Rs 24,900.

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Apple AirPods 3 specifications, features

The new AirPods 3 are sweat and water-resistant so you can take them out for a swim or use them while it rains. The new earbuds bring a Contour design that delivers sound directly to your ears and the adaptive EQ is claimed to provide the best audio experience that is customised in real-time by adjusting the frequencies and the sound to match what you are hearing to how it’s supposed to be heard. The AirPods 3 automatically pairs to all Apple devices once the case is opened.

Apple says the battery life has been improved as well. It is claimed to deliver up to six hours of listening on a single charge and up to 30 hours including the case. There’s also fast charging that can offer an hour playback with just 5 minutes of charge. The charging case supports MagSafe and wireless charging. There is Spatial Audio support with dynamic head tracking and an all-new custom-designed driver with adaptive EQ.