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with the new are now available for $190 at most retailers, including Amazon, and others. But you should pay special attention to which version of the AirPods Pro that you pick.
While there isn't anything new about the headphones themselves, this "new"compatible with the wireless charger offers a convenient perk if you already have the cable or may get one in the future. The audio quality of the headphones will be identical to the "old" version of the AirPods Pro, but at the same price you may as well pick up the version with the improved case.
That said, should you want to stick to the AirPods Pro with a wireless charging case that does not magnetically attach to a MagSafe charger, that version remainswithout "new" in the name, also for $190.
It's also worth noting that themade their official debut earlier this week. While slightly more expensive at $200, Apple's Beats brand comes in a variety of colors, includes Apple's H1 chip and spatial audio with head tracking, and includes additional support for Android phones through its Beats app. The are also worth noting, and are currently .