Repair and disassembly information for AirPods Max wireless noise-cancelling headphones.
== Background & Identification == AirPods Max were announced in a [https://www.apple.com/newsroom/2020/12/apple-introduces-airpods-max-the-magic-of-airpods-in-a-stunning-over-ear-design/|press release] on December 8th, 2020, and released the following week on December 15th. They are wireless headphones that use bluetooth 5.0 and Apple’s custom H1 chip to deliver high-fidelity audio. AirPods Max come in five colors: space gray, silver, sky blue, green, and pink. In our [guide|139369|teardown] on January 11, 2021, AirPods Max scored a 6/10 on our repairability scale (10 is easiest to repair). The headphones are moderately repairable, with some key components incredibly easy to access and replace, while others are considerably more difficult and require special tools. == Technical Specifications == * Battery life: ~20 hours with noise cancelling enabled * Driver size: 40 mm * Bluetooth: 5.0 * Audio codec: AAC * Weight: 385 g == Additional Information == * Apple: [https://www.apple.com/airpods-max/specs/|AirPods Max tech specs] * The Verge: [https://www.theverge.com/2020/12/10/22166888/apple-airpods-max-design-comfort-price-features|AirPods Max first look] * Wikipedia: [https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/AirPods_Max|AirPods Max]