“I anticipate that Apple will launch USB-C-enabled charging cases for all AirPods models in 2023. However, the charging case for the new AirPods Pro 2, launched in 2H22, may still support Lightning.”, Kuo allegedly said.
The new AirPods Pro will launch later this year but it doesn’t look like Apple will be removing the Lightning connector on the true wireless earbuds with this year’s model.
The tech analyst made a similar prediction in May, saying that Apple would introduce USB-C charging for iPhones, iPods and other accessories like the Magic Keyboard. magic trackpadand Magic Mouse accessories for Mac, as well as MagSafe battery pack accessories for iPhone,
The iPhone 15 will, in all likelihood, launch next year. The tech analyst’s claim is in line with earlier reports that claimed that Apple will introduce USB-C charging to iPhones in 2023. It may be that Apple has decided to switch most of its gadgets to USB-C by next year. facing a lot of pressure from The European Union To switch to USB-C.
Kuo also recently claimed that the Apple AR/MR headset will be unveiled in January 2023. The mixed reality headset is proving to be a gamble for the company. According to the technical analyst, the company’s headset will be a niche product at least in its first generation and will likely launch with a price tag of $2000-2500. He said go over this price limit and it could affect shipments.