At the launch event of the Apple AirPods Pro, the brand announced that these earbuds will be available in the Indian market from 13th November. And as scheduled, the AirPods Pro have gone on sale in India today. Here are the pricing, availability, and specifications of the AirPods Pro.
Apple AirPods Pro: Price in India, Availability
Apple has priced the AirPods Pro in the Indian market at INR 24,999. These earbuds can be purchased from Apple’s authorized resellers across the country, including Croma, Reliance Digital, and Aptronix. The AirPods Pro will also be available from major online stores, including Amazon India and Flipkart.
Apple AirPods Pro: Specifications
The AirPods Pro come as an advanced variant to the second-generation AirPods. The new pair of earbuds have an in-ear canal design compared to the in-ear design of its more affordable sibling. The AirPods Pro also feature active noise cancellation, inward-facing microphones, motion detection and speech-detection accelerometer, and force sensors that the AirPods lack.
The AirPods Pro have a custom-designed high-excursion Apple driver in each earbud. A custom-designed high dynamic range amplifier accompanies it. According to Apple, the AirPods Pro offer an audiophile-grade sound quality. The AirPods Pro feature two microphones on each earbud for taking calls and interacting with a virtual assistant. As I said earlier, both earphones have an inward-facing microphone as well. It helps with adjusting sound parameters to offer a better audio experience to the user.
The AirPods Pro use the Apple H1 chipset. It is the same SoC that the second-generation AirPods use. These earbuds can be used with iOS and Android smartphones, among others. According to Apple, the AirPods Pro will last 5 hours on a single charge with active noise cancellation turned off. And with it turned on, you will get 4.5 hours of battery life. The talk time is rated at 3.5 hours. The case holds an additional 24 hours of battery backup. The AirPods Pro feature a lightning port for charging. The case also features Qi wireless charging.