Future AirPods Case Could Be Use To Charge Your Other Apple Devices Such As iPhone and Apple Watch: Last year Apple launched its first wireless AirPods device which was among the best products of Apple. Now Apple is planning to bring a new improved AirPods with some additional features. According to the report of Patently Apple, a new patent application from Apple suggest that the case design of AirPods in future apart from charging the AirPods may provide the wireless charging dock for the Apple’s iPhone and Apple Watch.
Apple’s next-gen AirPods May Come With New Features
“Such devices can include, for example, portable music players (e.g., MP3 devices and Apple’s iPod devices), portable video players (e.g., portable DVD players), cellular telephones (e.g., smart telephones), video cameras, digital still cameras, projection systems (e.g., holographic projection systems), gaming systems, PDAs , as well as tablet (e.g., Apple’s iPad devices), laptops or other mobile computers. Some of these devices can be configured to provide audio, video or other data or sensory output,” Apple explains.
This indicates that the AirPods charging case could be used in the variety of products in future such as MacBook, iPhone, iPad and Apple Watch. According to the patent report, it is also assumed that the case design of AirPods may be waterproof in future. Report state that accessory will be “resistant or impervious to liquid penetration”, perfect for those prone to splash-based accidents and watery mishaps.
To provide the option to charge other Apple devices other than just AirPods by using its case is actually a good step and usability of the device will also raise. Apple’s upcoming iPhone 8 is rumored to come with the feature of wireless charging, now it will be interesting to see that whether AirPods case will be used to charge iPhone 8 or not.