1. SciTeach3's Avatar
    Is there any word on the street in when the BeatsX or the PowerBeats3 wireless earphones will be released?
    09-17-2016 11:17 AM
  2. AndrewChang's Avatar
    For what it's worth when I went into the Apple Store yesterday, they told me the BeatsX and the Apple Airpods will both be available later this month.

    I specifically asked about the BeatsX again, and mentioned that the website says available Spring (I'm in Australia), and he said both headphones will be available to buy on the same day.
    10-07-2016 03:25 AM
  3. robertk328's Avatar
    I was wondering about these, too.
    10-07-2016 06:56 AM
  4. Fable's Avatar
    PB3 just went on sale from the Apple Store - 1-2 week ship time.
    10-26-2016 08:20 AM
  5. kenjaminli's Avatar
    No release date on BeatsX, but here's the preview from cnet: https://www.cnet.com/products/beatsx-earphones/preview/
    10-30-2016 03:46 PM
  6. mstacheef's Avatar
    Powerbeats3 are now available from Apple and in their stores. Still waiting for the Beatsx tho.
    11-01-2016 09:24 PM
  7. kenjaminli's Avatar
    11-04-2016 10:23 AM
  8. Steven Sabo's Avatar
    Interesting
    11-04-2016 10:46 AM
  9. frrc21's Avatar
    I'm really looking forward for them being available... Still I really hope it isn't on December 16, I would prefer it in the end of this month...
    11-05-2016 10:21 AM
  10. kenjaminli's Avatar
    I'm really looking forward for them being available... Still I really hope it isn't on December 16, I would prefer it in the end of this month...
    I agree! I want it asap!
    11-07-2016 08:24 PM
  11. frrc21's Avatar
    I really wish Apple could be more open about their release dates... It's not like I'm out of earphones but I bought the new iPhone thinking I would be able in the end of October to grab one of these... And the phone took 1 month and half to arrive and still the earphones weren't released...
    11-15-2016 01:26 PM
  12. SciTeach3's Avatar
    This is so frustrating and I cannot believe they want to leave all this money on the table by missing the start of the holiday shopping season next week for the BeatsX!! I really need some wireless earphones and if I do not at least get a release date, I am just going to have to pull the trigger and get somebody else's.

    It is very simple, if they give me a realistic release date, I could probably wait for it. But if they refuse to tell me anything I will just assume it will be in the spring and give my money to a competitor.
    11-17-2016 09:58 AM
  13. Rob Phillips's Avatar
    This is so frustrating and I cannot believe they want to leave all this money on the table by missing the start of the holiday shopping season next week for the BeatsX!! I really need some wireless earphones and if I do not at least get a release date, I am just going to have to pull the trigger and get somebody else's.

    It is very simple, if they give me a realistic release date, I could probably wait for it. But if they refuse to tell me anything I will just assume it will be in the spring and give my money to a competitor.
    Nobody wants to miss the holiday shopping season but, at the same time, they're not going to ship an unfinished product. Announcing advanced shipping dates can sometimes do more harm than good if there's a chance it will have to be extended. Apple is currently experiencing some backlash for announcing an October availability date for the AirPods. Here it is mid-November and there still aren't any AirPods.
    11-17-2016 10:27 AM
  14. RECON1's Avatar
    I'm guessing sometime in December. B&H has them on pre-order for an expected availability of December 16th
    https://www.bhphotovideo.com/c/produ...mUvbUpU2853298
    11-18-2016 01:54 AM
  15. frrc21's Avatar
    This is so frustrating and I cannot believe they want to leave all this money on the table by missing the start of the holiday shopping season next week for the BeatsX!! I really need some wireless earphones and if I do not at least get a release date, I am just going to have to pull the trigger and get somebody else's.

    It is very simple, if they give me a realistic release date, I could probably wait for it. But if they refuse to tell me anything I will just assume it will be in the spring and give my money to a competitor.
    Well they announced it would be released in the Fall, so considering the last day of Fall is December 20, and as someone said earlier there is a speculated release date on December 16th, I'm being they will be released exactly on that date.
    11-18-2016 09:43 AM
  16. kenjaminli's Avatar
    Do you guys think the Apple Store will have the BeatsX and AirPods to try on?
    11-30-2016 08:15 PM
  17. frrc21's Avatar
    Do you guys think the Apple Store will have the BeatsX and AirPods to try on?
    Mine here never had the PowerBeats 3 to try, just the Solo's... And I don't think it would be hygienic to try earphones, since they really go into ear canal and umm people have disgusting things there... The only way is if they change the rubber tips each time someone uses it or that they disinfect it but Apple would have some high costs for doing that...
    12-01-2016 06:37 AM

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