Looks like Apple is currently developing the new AirPods 3 in China. Previously we got leaks about the AirPods 3 being delayed for 2021 launch. We even got to know that the Apple AirPods 3 will not have not many new features when compared with the predecessor.
Now we probably got the first look of the new Apple AirPods 3 ahead of the 2021 launch. As per the source, the new Apple AirPods 3 will look exactly similar to recently launched Apple AirPods Pro. Yes, the Apple AirPods 3 earbuds will have a design similar to Apple AirPods Pro with the smaller stem.
The second image confirms the shorter stem size on the Apple AirPods 3 with its top-view of the charging case. The new Apple AirPods 3 might even come with user-replaceable ear tips this time. Sadly, the new Apple AirPods 3 will still not have AirPods Pro like features like the ANC support. The Apple AirPods 3 might launch by Q1 of 2021.
Few reports also reveal that the new Apple AirPods 3 & Apple AirPods Pro might come with all-new wireless chipset next year. The production of earbuds will be made by Luxshare Precision Industry Co. and Goertek Inc.