Ming-Chi Kuo believes that a new “AirPods 3” will arrive in the first half of 2021, kickstarting fresh demand for Apple’s wireless earbuds.
A note to investors by Ming-Chi Kuo, seen by AppleInsider discusses the state of the AirPods. While the note mostly covers sales volumes and predictions, the analyst does discuss what he believes the “AirPods 3” will be like, and about when they will arrive.
Kuo believes that the “AirPods 3” have a “new form factor design” and will be similar to the AirPods Pro. The transition to sole production of the “AirPods 3” is said to happen in the first half of 2021, meaning a release before the 2021 WWDC in all likelihood.