Apple has released a new firmware update for both AirPods Pro and new ones AirPods 3 upgrading to version 4A respectively 402 from 4A 400 and to 4B 66 from 4B 61.
Apple has not provided a changelog and, at the moment, there is no information on any news. As usual, like any self-respecting update, the canonical performance improvements and bug fixes should not be missing.
To carry out the update is not available a manual mode but will be done automatically when the AirPods are placed in charge within the range of the iPhone paired and connected to the network. You can check the firmware version of the AirPods via the menu Settings> General> Info> AirPods .
Announced last 20 October, the AirPods 3 represent the third generation of the earphones launched five years ago and proposed in an updated version in 2019, a further step in terms of quality, with Spatial Audio integrated, a new driver, a high dynamic range amplifier , and higher autonomy thanks to a battery capable of guaranteeing up to 6 hours of listening, which reach 30 with the charging case. The sale price is 199 EUR.
As for the AirPods Pro, new rumors point to the arrival of a second generation in the third quarter of next year. According to what has been leaked so far, the AirPods Pro 2 could be even more compact than the current model, probably giving up the small stem. Apple is also said to have tested a “more rounded shape that fills the ear more”