Apple’s next AirPods Pro unlikely to get heart-rate monitoring

In the latest edition of his Power On newsletter, Bloomberg’s Mark Gurman says this years’s AirPods Pro are unlikely to get heart-rate monitoring. 

As he’s been reporting for a while now, Apple is gearing up to launch new AirPods Pro later this year. Over the past few months, there have been rumors about this year’s model gaining the ability to determine a wearer’s heart rate or body temperature. 

Gurman says he’s told that neither feature is likely to arrive in the 2022 upgrade, though both enhancements have been explored inside the company and could arrive one day

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Dennis Sellers
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Dennis Sellers is the editor/publisher of Apple World Today. He’s been an “Apple journalist” since 1995 (starting with the first big Apple news site, MacCentral). He loves to read, run, play sports, and watch movies.