Apple explains how the AirPods Max conserve battery life â with or without the case
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After some initial confusion around how the AirPods Max handle power management, Apple has tried to clarify the issue with an updated support page outlining how and when its new $550 headphones automatically conserve battery life.
Originally, the company said that âwhen stored in their soft, slim smart case, AirPods Max enter an ultraâlowâpower state that preserves charge.â But there was uncertainty about what happens when theyâre left outside the case. In my review, I found that the headphones lost only a few battery percentage points when left out overnight with no case â nothing close to a worrying level of drain. But not everyone had that experience; Marques Brownlee observed a greater amount of battery loss when the AirPods Max…