Airpod 3

Yesterday was a day of updates, even though many were overlooked. There is no doubt that we will be releasing iOS 17.2.1 after just two weeks, along with iOS 17.2 among us Apple too. Want to focus on AirPods 3 with the release of the new 6A317 update? In the past few weeks Updates and new versions have been released for some AirPods models, but the 3rd generation hasn’t been released yet. Below we tell you how to know if your AirPods 3 are updated or not. And what significance might this new 6A317 version have?


6A317 New firmware version of AirPods 3

As we’ve said over the past several weeks, We’ve seen how the AirPods Pro 2 have received multiple updates. however, AirPods firmware updates do not include existing new features. This is normal if we take into account that the headphone firmware does not have any major updates and all Apple does is fix minor bugs.

Airpod Pro Case

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In fact, The version that gave us the information is a beta version that can be installed through Xcode as part of Apple’s developer program. It is relevant because it introduces the adaptive audio news that comes with Apple Vision Pro.

But what we are worried about today is Firmware update 6A317 for AirPods 3 (3rd generation) that Apple launched yesterday If we go to the official website for Apple’s version, we see a simple note. What this new version introduces is similar to previous updates:

Bug fixes and other improvements

We’ll see if we find any news. In the next few days? Although we can tell you that this may not be the case, so, After the latest update These versions are the current version for each AirPods model:

  • AirPods Pro (2nd generation) with MagSafe Case (USB-C): 6B34
  • AirPods Pro (2nd generation) with MagSafe (Lighting) case: 6B34
  • AirPods Pro (1st generation): 6A300
  • AirPods (3rd generation): 6A317
  • AirPods (2nd generation) : 6A300
  • AirPods Max: 6A300
  • AirPods (1st generation): 6.8.8

AirPods Max

What firmware version do my AirPods have?

To check what version of firmware your AirPods have: You must follow these steps:

  1. Connect ‌‌‌‌‌‌‌AirPods with your iOS or iPadOS device.
  2. Open the Settings app.
  3. Go to General > About > AirPods‌‌‌‌.
  4. examine The version number next to “Firmware version”