AirPods tech coming to future iPhone models could improve battery life
What you need to know
- Apple is adding new technology to its AirPods.
- It will combine system-in-package and flexible printed circuit boards.
- The space-saving tech could also come to iPhone, leaving room for a bigger battery.
A new DigiTimes report says fresh AirPods technology could also help improve batter life in the future iPhones.
According to the report, previous Ming-Chi Kuo reports note that Apple has long been looking into new systems that could allow for larger capacity batteries. This example would allow Apple to combine the system-inpackage and the iPhone's flexible printed circuit board to save space.
A recent DigiTimes report says both new AirPods and new AirPods Pro are coming next year:
Ming-Chi Kuo says that Apple's next generation of regular AirPods may indeed feature the design of the AirPods Pro.
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Stephen Warwick has written about Apple for five years at iMore and previously elsewhere. He covers all of iMore's latest breaking news regarding all of Apple's products and services, both hardware and software. Stephen has interviewed industry experts in a range of fields including finance, litigation, security, and more. He also specializes in curating and reviewing audio hardware and has experience beyond journalism in sound engineering, production, and design.
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