AirPods 3: Are Apple's next headphones set for this surprise new design?

Almost every one of Apple's product categories has seen an update in 2020, from the Mac to the iPhone (via the Apple Watch, iPad and pretty much everything in between). When it comes to its hugely popular AirPods though, the company has been conspicuously quiet. But that could soon be about to change.

Rumours of various new AirPods models have been doing the rounds for a while, and a new leak may have just given us our first glimpse of the AirPods 3. If the photo is genuine, Apple's base-level AirPods (already among our best wireless headphones) could be getting a brand new design, inspired by the AirPods Pro.

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Daniel John
Senior News Editor

Daniel John is Senior News Editor at Creative Bloq. He reports on the worlds of art, design, branding and lifestyle tech (which often translates to tech made by Apple). He joined in 2020 after working in copywriting and digital marketing with brands including ITV, NBC, Channel 4 and more.