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Introduced this summer at WWDC17, Apple's HomePod was immediately positioned next to Amazon Echo and Google Home by bloggers as a "smart speaker" serving primarily as a way to chat with a voice assistant. But that's not how Apple introduced it.
When Apple announced it was acquiring Beats in 2014, lots of critics scoffed and some even suggested the purchase was evidence that Tim Cook was just grasping at straws, with a good measure of racist-tinged denigration of the value of LA-based music firm on the side. Why was the most valuable, competent and profitable tech company on earth prepared to spend $3 billion-- by far the most it had ever paid in an acquisition-- to get Beats?
If you’re in the market for a nice headphone and live in the United States, you’ll be pleased to learn that Apple’s discounted popular models of Beats wireless headphones for a limited time.... Read the rest of this post here
"Apple discounts BeatsX, Solo3 & Powerbeats3 wireless headphones" is an article by iDownloadBlog.com.
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- BeatsX — $149.95, now $99.95
- Beats Solo3 Wireless — $299.95, now $239.95
- Beats Powerbeats3 Wireless — $199.95, now $159.95
Apple's BeatsX deal matches some other retailers, but Amazon and Best Buy each have better deals on the Powerbeats3 Wireless and Solo3 Wireless, with the products on sale for as low as $134.99 and $199.99 respectively.
Like AirPods, the BeatsX, Solo3 Wireless, and Powerbeats3 Wireless are equipped with Apple's W1 chip for instant pairing with an iPhone. They can then simultaneously connect to an Apple Watch, iPad, and Mac via iCloud.
All three headphones feature Fast Fuel. Five minutes of charging provides up to three hours of playback for the Solo3 Wireless, two hours of playback for the BeatsX, and an hour of playback for the Powerbeats3 Wireless.
Apple's special Beats prices are available in the United States only for a limited time.
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