- AirPods 2 support hands-free “Hey Siri” functionality, allowing users to control volume and swap songs through voice commands. There’s no longer a need to tap on the AirPods to activate Siri in this version.
- updated H1 chip.
- W1 chip and brings connectivity improvements.
- Listening to music is now two times faster.
- Apple’s newest AirPods come with an optional Wireless Charging Case that enables Qi-based wireless charging.
- Up to five hours of battery life.
- Provides an additional 24 hours of battery life.
- The H1 chip and talk time has increased from two hours to three hours.