Today, Apple announced a new pair of AirPods, which are replacing the 2016 model. The new AirPods feature the same overall design, but gains several notable improvements including wireless charging, a new chip, Hey Siri, and faster pairing.
The new AirPods are available today. The AirPods (2nd Generation) retail for $159, while the AirPods (2nd Generation) with Wireless Charging is $199. Apple also released a wireless charging case for the original AirPods for $79.