Apple made it clear in the keynote last September in which he presented the iPhone in July and ` iPhone 7 Plus , your bet on the wireless headset is firm. Both the disappearance of 3.5mm port jack in the seventh generation of phones bitten apple, for the announcement of the AirPods, a headset whose characteristics have been the subject of many jokes on social networks.
In the event of September 7, the Cupertino giant showed the wonders that are capable their wireless headphones , did not specify exact release date but promised it would be in October. From here we have been updating on new information that came up on the launch delay.
Production of AirPods will not be as expected
Apple postponed the launch giving as the main reason they needed "a little more time" before they were ready for consumers. It was rumored that could come later this year , and even the news emerged yesterday that could come next week . But now, as stated in the site MacRumors , it seems that it will not. This means echo what reveals a research note by Barclays, which aims to December as the month that will begin production of AirPods done.
This data leaves little room for release during the Christmas season, so it is quite possible that eventually reach the market in January 2017 or even later. In addition, Barclays has reported that initial production will be rather limited, between 10 and 15 million AirPods. The limitation in the first batch of these headphones has a logical justification, since the company of Tim Cook will wait to see how the demand goes to increase or not the offer.
Whether you are exhausted at the time of its release, as if not enough good sales figures, the fact is that if Apple takes too long to launch AirPods, considering its price of 179 euros, is not likely to achieve success they expected. What do you think?