Apple files for patent for foldable headphones

Apple files for patent for foldable headphones

In March 2018 KGI analyst Ming-Chi Kuo Apple forecast that Apple would launch its own branded high-end, over-ear headphone with an "all new" design to add to its growing audio accessory lineup. However, I don’t see the logic in having Apple-branded AND Beats-branded over-the-ear headphones since Apple owns Beats. What makes sense (to me) is if Apple dropped the Beats brand and had all its audio products simply carry the Apple logo.

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Apple patent filing involves reduction of wind and noise on headphones

Apple patent filing involves reduction of wind and noise on headphones

Apple has filed for a patent (number 20180343514) for a system and method of wind and noise reduction for a headphone. It would seem to involve the company’s line of Beat products — all of which I think will eventually simply be branded as Apple products. The invention could also involve the company’s AirPods.

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