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Apple Engineer Addresses New AirPods Pro's Lack of Lossless Support

By Arthur

Nov 26, 2022

In a recent interview, an Apple engineer talked about the lossless audio support in the second-generation AirPods Pro.

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Apple's audio products do not currently support Apple Music Lossless audio because of the Bluetooth technology used in the AirPods lineup.

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Apple has previously suggested that it might create a codec and connectivity standard that expands on AirPlay and supports higher-quality audio streaming. Still, the company needs to take action in this direction. ‌

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Lossless streaming is available on Apple Music in 24-bit and up to 48 kHz, as well as high-res lossless, which requires an external D/A converter and goes up to 192 kHz.

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During a discussion with What Hi-Fi? According to Apple engineer Esge Andersen, a company's acoustic team member, current Bluetooth technology is not a barrier to the AirPods' ability to produce high-quality audio.

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Anderson continued by saying that Apple can still enhance audio quality. At the same time, the company focuses on dependability, even with current Bluetooth technology and codec standards.

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