Apple seems to have quietly extended its service program to address AirPods Pro sound issues since two years to three years after the initial purchase. Informed MacRumors the extension on Wednesday after users Reddit noticed the change.
Apple launched from the service program last October after some customers experienced cracking or static on their devices, as well as issues with active noise cancellation. Apple’s support page says: “Apple or an Apple Authorized Service Provider will repair affected AirPods Pro (left, right, or both), free of charge.” The affected devices were manufactured before October 2020, the company notes.
Apple did not immediately respond to a request for comment or more information about the extension.
The update comes before Apple unleashed event on Monday, during which the company It is expected to introduce its next-generation Mac computers. powered by its own Apple silicone chips.