Apple fans can now rock out with a heaping serving to of nostalgia based mostly on one of many tech firm’s most iconic merchandise. Design firm Elago has lately come out with a brand new AirPods case that mimics the form of an old-school Apple Macintosh monitor.
In line with 9to5Toys, the brand new AirPods case is called AW3 and was designed to resemble “the beloved 1984 Macintosh.” The Macintosh-inspired design additionally notably sports activities the phrase “whats up” on the entrance of the monitor’s display, a reference to the pc’s traditional greeting. The “whats up” phrase included on this case even matches the unique Macintosh font for it.
The case itself options wi-fi charging, a inexperienced notification mild (to allow you to when it’s completed charging your AirPods), an antislip coating throughout the cap, and, as Elago’s product itemizing notes, the case can be manufactured from an “impact-resistant silicone materials.” The AW3 AirPods case is suitable with first- and second-generation Apple AirPods. It additionally helps the usage of a Lightning cable. And regardless of its cumbersome and boxy wanting design, the case remains to be very moveable, with a top of 57mm.
This isn’t Elago’s first foray into growing retro-style Apple product equipment. The design firm has developed all kinds of nostalgia-inspired equipment, together with an Apple watch stand that resembles a Recreation Boy. And the AW3 case isn’t the one retro-Mac impressed creation from Elago. There’s even an Apple watch stand designed to appear to be a 1998 iMac that is available in the identical shades of neon blue and pink because the late 1990s iMacs.
both on Amazon or by way of the Elago web site. It’s value noting nonetheless, that the case will not be at present in inventory at Amazon, however it’s anticipated to be restocked by October 29. The “quickest supply date” is at present listed on the Amazon product web page as Saturday, November 2. If you buy it from Amazon, the worth might be $13. The case is at present in inventory on the Elago web site, but it surely prices $14 there. Each distributors solely seem to supply the case in a single shade: White. However each distributors additionally provide a one-year alternative guarantee.