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Apple delays launch of AirPods wireless earbuds

Thursday 27 October 2016 | 11:07 CET | News
Apple's new wireless headphones, first announced with the iPhone 7 in September, will be launching later than expected. The company initially said they would be available in late October, but it now says it needs "a little more time" to finish off the product for launch. "The early response to AirPods has been incredible," Apple told CNET. "We don't believe in shipping a product before it's ready, and we need a little more time before AirPods are ready for our customers." The company declined to say when the AirPods would become available. The AirPods are slated to cost USD 159 when they go

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