Apple may have revamped their headphones in time for the next generation iPhone release
This entry was posted on Sunday, September 2, 2012.
The in-ear headphones that Apple ships with its mobile devices, including the iPhone, have been taken under some criticism. The headphones are claimed to not be very comfortable to wear. Furthermore, lawsuits have opened up claiming that Apple’s headphones are dangerous for ear health because they sit too far in the ear.
A Vietnamese website Tinhte.vn posted a video and pictures of the supposedly redesigned headphones. The site claims that the headphones are manufacturered from a Vietnamese Foxconn plant. Note that none of the following information can be confirmed.
The design of the new headphones is a teardrop shape that might prove to be more comfortable than the current headphones design.
According to the images posted on Tinhte.vn, it appears that the microphone has been relocated to the lower end of the physical headphone piece:
Check out the following video and pictures of the alleged redesigned headphones: