- Apple’s upcoming AirPods rumoured to launch in the first half of 2019.
- The earphones are said to feature “health monitoring features."
- The next-generation Apple AirPods are reported to feature wireless charging as well.
Apple launched its wireless AirPods earphones in 2017 and there have been numerous reports that the company will soon announce the next generation AirPods. DigiTimes reports that the company will announce AirPods 2 in the first half of 2019 and the device could feature "health monitoring features" as well. This information comes from undisclosed sources and is mentioned in passing in an article which suggests that there will be an increase in the production of rigid-flex printed circuit boards (PCBs) in 2019 as demand for wearables goes up. There is no additional information on some health monitoring features the upcoming AirPods might pack.