You Can Now Buy Sleek All-Black AirPods

Author: Zenna Wilberg
08.10 / Tech

Thanks to a consumer-turned-designer named Nick, you can now buy Apple AirPods in a sleek all black colorway.

After trying the AirPods and finding himself pleasantly surprised with the sound quality, Nick realized there was a gap in the market in terms of color options. "After the announcement, there was a lot of chatter in the Apple ecosystem about how they looked (which I agree is a bit silly in their natural white color). The opportunity to create a more stylish, less obtrusive version that matches some of the other iPhone colors seemed obvious," he explained.

He then had to figure out a way to paint them without ruining the sound quality, by painstakingly avoiding multiple tiny acoustic openings. Eventually, Nick figured out a successful process, and you can now purchase the black AirPods in either glossy or matte black.

You can snag your own pair at BlackPods.

You guys got something like these?

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