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According to Bloomberg’s Mark Gurman, Apple’s AirPods could be equipped with more hearing health features in the next year or two.
In his latest “Power On” newsletter, Gurman said Apple will “enhance the AirPods as a fitness tracker in the next year or two,” adding “the ability to get data in certain locations.” type of hearing health”.
In recent years, Apple has added a number of hearing-focused features to AirPods like Live Listen and Conversation Boost, but Gurman said those features have not been approved by the FDA or are designed to replace hearing aids. as expected by the Apple. With Apple’s health goals in mind, Gurman expects AirPods to be manufactured and marketed with these features in the near future.
Previously, analyst Ming-Chi Kuo emphasized Apple’s intention to add biometric health tracking capabilities to future AirPods models. Apple documents describe a headset-based fitness tracking system that integrates advanced biometric sensors to detect physiological metrics including temperature, heart rate, and perspiration levels. odor,… through skin contact and through the built-in motion sensor.
Apple’s Vice President of Technology, Kevin Lynch, has also hinted that AirPods could be an additional source of health data in the future.
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