Are AirPods made in China?
Apple has long sourced its traditional EarPods — connected to the iPhone with wires — in Vietnam. However, until now, AirPods have been made in China by suppliers Inventec, Luxshare-ICT and Goertek.
How are AirPods manufactured?
AirPods are a product of the past. They’re plastic, made of some combination of carbon, hydrogen, oxygen, nitrogen, chlorine, and sulfur. Sensors, microphones, grilles, and an antenna are glued together and packaged into a white, strange-looking plastic exoskeleton.
When were AirPods made?
December 13, 2016
How much does it cost to manufacture AirPods?
Wedbush analyst Dan Ives estimates that the cost of production of AirPods is $59–$69, so by selling them for $159, Apple is earning a profit of $90–$100.
Are Fake AirPods safe?
As for sound quality, they won’t sound quite as good as Apple’s AirPods. It’ll be passable, but there will be a notable lack of bass. No Lightning port. The charging case that comes with the knockoff AirPods will require a micro-USB connection — no Lightning cable.
Are Chinese AirPods safe?
The fake AirPods made in China are very dangerous! The French magazine “60 million consumers” tried several fake AirPods made in China. The final result: poor sound quality and volume much higher than the maximum recommended level, and therefore dangerous for hearing.