Apple enhances AirPods with Conversation Boost, Find My integration, Spatial Audio for Apple TV

Apple’s AirPods lineup will gain a number of improvements later this year, including a new Conversation Boost feature to help people with mild hearing challenges, integration with the Find My network to locate lost items, and support for Spatial Audio on Apple TV in tvOS.

Announced at Apple’s Worldwide Developer Conference on Monday, the new Conversation Boost feature for AirPods is designed to help people with mild hearing challenges engage in conversation. It leverages computational audio and beamforming microphones to make it easier to hear.Apple also revealed that AirPods will work with the expanded Find My network, which includes AirTag. Using a secure Bluetooth beacon, AirPods will relay their location to Apple’s network and back to the Find My app.

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