What is the difference between 1st and 2nd generation AirPods?
AirPods 2 uses Apple’s new H1 chip, whereas the original has a W1 chip.
Both these allow the AirPods to pair seamlessly with Apple devices, but Apple claims AirPods 2 can connect up to 1.5 times faster, provide a more stable wireless connection, and switch between active devices up to twice as fast.
Are AirPods 1 and 2 the same size?
Apple’s new AirPods look identical to the first-generation models, save for a single LED on the front of the Wireless Charging Case. Otherwise, both versions of AirPods have the same dimensions and weight, and both are only available in white.
Do AirPods come in different sizes?
Your AirPods Pro come with three sizes of ear tips. The medium size comes already attached, and small and large sizes are in the box that your AirPods Pro came in, under the tray, nested inside the charging cable. You can buy a new set of ear tips if you lose them.
Is AirPods 2 waterproof?
According to an unnamed source, the AirPods won’t be sufficiently waterproof for swimming, but they’ll be protected against “rain and perspiration”. AirPods 2 will look identical as its predecessor except for a small LED light on the front of the charging case, to signal when the case is charging wirelessly.
Does Apple still sell AirPods 1?
Apple makes it easy to use your original first generation AirPods in the wireless charging case, which you can purchase separately for only $79. Both the new AirPods and the wireless charging case are available for purchase online as of March 20, and they will be in stores next week, per Apple.