AirPods wireless headphones 2nd generation, set to release in the first half, will be able to respond to the phrase Hey Siri (“Hey Siri”), addressed to the voice assistant. This writes 9to5Mac, who saw a new option on the settings screen in the beta version of iOS 12.2 for developers.
According to the publication, the new Apple can be configured to respond to voice commands without double-tapping on the earpiece. Now to trigger the “smart” assistant, users need to double touch the body AirPods.
As expected, the 2nd generation of headphones will be equipped with improved Wi-Fi chip W2, functions that help to monitor the state of health, and also support wireless charging. This will be completely altered the design of the charging case. Presumably, the new case will be sold as a separate accessory, to be purchased by the owners of the current model AirPods.
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AirPods — the most popular Apple in history. According to analysts for TF International Securities Min Chi Kuo, sales of headphones will increase from 16 million units in 2017 to more than 100 million by 2021. In 2020, the expert believes, will be released 3rd generation AirPods, which will be executed in a “completely new design”.
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