After lower than two weeks in the marketplace, AirPods Max received its first third-party accent on Friday with the announcement of a WaterField Designs product designed to interchange Apple’s a lot maligned Good Case.
WaterField Designs’ AirPods Max Defend Case is a leather-based clamshell that encapsulates your entire set of headphones, not simply the ear cups. It has a leather-based exterior, a foam core, and a luxurious inside to cradle your headphones.
There’s an exterior waterproof zipper to hold bundled equipment, akin to a charging cable. On the within, a stretch mesh pocket with a leather-based pull tab takes full benefit of the unfavourable house underneath AirPod Max’s headband and is ideal for storing an influence brick.
Curiously, the case works with or with out Apple’s personal Good Case. For those who select to go with out Apple’s case, you may slide the AirPods Max in on their very own. A set of magnetic “butterfly wings” suits proper between the 2 ear cups, stopping them from hitting each other throughout journey. Like Apple’s Good Case, the wings put the headphone into an ultra-low energy state to preserve battery.
For those who favor to take Apple’s case alongside for the experience, the magnetic butterfly wings fold flat so they’re out of the best way so your AirPods Max with Good Case can slide proper in.
You’ll be able to cost your headphones within the case by plugging within the cable and bringing down the twin zippers — one from all sides — to large the cable within the middle.
The again of the case is an extra-large stretch mesh pocket for any further equipment you continue to have left to tote.
WaterField Designs’ new AirPods Max Defend Case is out there to order now for $99. The primary manufacturing run ships Dec. 31. They arrive in waxed canvas and brown chocolate leather-based or ballistic nylon and black, blue, or crimson leather-based.