Life of today’s teenager & youngster is incomplete without music & when it comes to music, a good earpods or airpods is needed. The market is full of different brands of earpods & airpods including cheap & expensive .Apple’s airpods are known to be of good quality & gives a balanced music but they are expensive. This boy named Sam Cashbook has done something to make cheap apple airpods.
“I started this project roughly two months ago when my friend got a new pair of airpods for his birthday & I thought to myself , that’s quite a lot money for something I can make at home ”, wrote the teen.
Now let’s see what he has done.
He started watching videos of people making their own earpods over internet. But in the videos he found that, most chopped the wires off of apple earphones & this made him to take his own approach.
He ordered a handsfree bone conduction headset from eBay and took apart their casing. The work of handsfree bone conduction headset is to transfer the sound vibrations from the bones outside the ear,to the inner ear.
Then, he desoldered the wires from the original speaker in the headset & connected his old Apple earbud speaker to the headset’s printed circuit board.
“I replaced the battery with something a little bigger & hot glued it all together”, he further added.
His invented airpods also boasts of button for power, pausing music, volume control and skipping tracks, and the battery is rechargeable.
So, if you don’t want to spend $160 on a pair of airpods , just do what he has done ,it will cost you around $4 which is less 300 Rupees.