Of all the updates we expected for Tuesday’s iPhone 8 event, AirPods weren’t on many people’s lists. Thanks to the iOS 11 GM build leaked to 9to5Mac, we now have a good idea that Apple will be releasing a minor refresh to the world’s most popular Bluetooth earbuds.
There isn’t a limit to what accessory makers will come up with, because as it turns out, you can by an Apple MFi-certified charging dock for your AirPods: the Oittm Charging Station for AirPods. Here is the full review and video hands-on.
Apple today updated the AirPods firmware to version 3.7.2, bringing unspecified improvements to the company’s wireless earbuds. Version 3.5.1 of the AirPods firmware released in early-February 2017. AirPods originally debuted with the firmware version 3.3.1.
If you’ve renamed your AirPods as “AirPods” but they keep reverting back to the default “FIRSTNAME’s AirPods” name, you’re not alone. This simple workaround will let you use the “AirPods” name for your earbuds.