February twelfth marks the primary day of Lunar New Yr, with 2021 ushering within the Yr of the Ox and saying farewell to the Yr of the Rat. To rejoice, Apple is releasing restricted version AirPods Professional in sure Asian nations, with a case branded with a brand new model of the cow emoji.
Apple has additionally given an ox-themed makeover to its brand on some regional variations of its web site:
The particular version AirPods Professional promote for a similar value because the common AirPods Professional, which is simply as effectively contemplating you’ll be able to order these with any textual content or emoji you need engraved on the case free of charge. They’re 1,999 yuan ($310) in mainland China, for instance, they usually’re additionally on the market in Hong Kong, Taiwan, Singapore, and Malaysia.
Apple is limiting orders to 2 per buyer, and the AirPods Professional will solely be accessible at retail Apple Shops in addition to Apple’s native web sites in every area. The Yr of the Ox solely comes round as soon as each 12 years, although, so should you do purchase these you could find yourself eager to swap them out for a tiger-themed mannequin in a 12 months’s time — assuming Apple decides to launch one.