In the first half of 2019, there will be new AirPods, AirPower and iPod Touch

Well-known analyst Ming-Chi Kuo believes that Apple will finally release AirPower along with updated AirPods in the first

half of 2019. The new AirPods will come with a wireless charging case and will have a W2 processor and support for Hey Siri.

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Previous rumors also reported that soonApple will launch the new AirPods and AirPower. Mass production of the stand for charging started at the end of last month, according to sources. Most likely, Apple will release new AirPods and AirPower on March 25 after the event dedicated to the company's services.

The analyst also believes that this year Apple will release an updated iPod Touch with a more powerful processor. It is not clear when the new iPod Touch will be released, but, most likely, they will update it only inside.

As for the Apple Watch Series 5, Kuo believesthat Apple is using a ceramic package and expanding ECG support for many countries. They will also have a more powerful and economical processor with improved performance and optimized charge rate.

The analyst says nothing about new health sensors on AirPods, as well as about other new functions. Given his reputation, analytics may well be believed.