OnLeaks himself doubts this rumor by stating from the start that the news comes from a "new yet unconfirmed, but seemingly reliable source. Hemmerstoffer seems to be the safest in the case of wireless charging, which will start soon and will be delivered with the first generation AirPods.
Some # AirPods2 details that I received from a new and not yet confirmed, but seemingly reliable source. Therefore, I can not fully vouch for these …
̵1; New Wireless Charging #AirPods Case that will be released soon, but shipped with current AirPods
– Brand new AirPods + new color ( s) probably presented in the fall . pic.twitter.com/eNYom3Xys6
– Steve H. McFly (@OnLeaks) February 12, 2019
OnLeaks says the AirPods 2 will appear in new colors, and OnLeaks says the new headphones MySmartPrice claimed the new headphones would be available in black and white. According to AirPods 2 and its new functionality "Hey, Siri ," Apple is said to have already been working on third-generation AirPods that are said to have some form of water-resistance.
Hemmerstoffer and OnLeaks have a long history of sourcing information from the Apple supply chain and supply chains from other smartphone manufacturers. For example, Hemmerstoffer announced the reproduction of the 2018 iPad Pro with detailed depictions of the redesign of the tablet one month before the device was released by Apple.