Laboratory of iFixit, which specializiruetsya on the analysis of popular smartphones and accessories, researched the recently announced AirPods headphones Pro. In addition to the ergonomic design, quality build and interesting technological chips experts have found the gadget one unpleasant feature.
Features headphones. A key characteristic of AirPods Pro was the presence of active noise cancellation. However, for the sake of compactness, the company had to sacrifice maintainability of new items, according to iFixit.
No damage to the hull can be removed only replaceable silicone ear pads cost $ 4 per pair. Open the left ear Cup was only with a scalpel – she is securely bonded to the adhesive sealant.
Another feature of the device – battery voltage 3.7 volt, made in the form factor “tablet”, which is soldered to the Board. Inside the headphones a small inductance coil for wireless charging.
Features of the case. The analysis was subjected to charging and case AirPods Pro. To extract components specialists iFixit had to use a vise and applying brute force.
Conclusions. In conclusion, the experts iFixit said that the headphones are not repairable. Components AirPods Pro securely glued inside the case. In the event of a breakdown in the service center Apple user just offered to buy a new earphone or charger case, and a broken instance is disposed.
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