After sharing potential particulars about upcoming iPad mini, iPad, iPad Pro, and iPhone 13 fashions earlier this week, Japanese weblog Mac Otakara now claims that Apple plans to launch each second-generation AirPods Professional and a third-generation iPhone SE in April 2021, with the knowledge as soon as once more coming from Chinese language provider sources.
The report claims that the brand new AirPods Professional will include a barely redesigned charging case. Particularly, the report claims the case will stay 21mm thick, however could have a top of 46mm and a width of 54mm. The present AirPods Professional charging case has a top of 45.2mm and a width of 60.6mm, so the brand new case will apparently be barely narrower.
The report doesn’t provide any additional particulars about both the AirPods Professional or iPhone SE. Bloomberg‘s Mark Gurman has beforehand reported that Apple is aiming to make the second-generation AirPods Pro more compact by eliminating the stem that stands out from the underside, but it surely’s unclear if Apple will obtain this. Gurman mentioned Apple had a design in testing with a extra rounded form that fills extra of the ear, much like Google’s Pixel Buds.
As for the iPhone SE, most rumors have centered upon a bigger Plus-sized variant of the gadget with a 5.5-inch or 6.1-inch show, which analyst Ming-Chi Kuo has mentioned will launch in the second half of 2021. On condition that Mac Otakara refers back to the upcoming mannequin as a “third-generation” iPhone SE, nevertheless, it’s attainable that Apple plans to stay with a 4.7-inch show just like the second-generation iPhone SE — it is unclear.
Apple launched the present AirPods Professional on the finish of October 2019, whereas the second-generation iPhone SE launched in April 2020.