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Accessory lets you use AirPods with Switch

Looking for a way to use your Apple AirPods with the Switch? Twelve South has come with a solution, which they call the AirFly. This is a dongle that lets you pair your AirPods with the Switch through its headphone jack. The AirFly cost $40 and you can grab yourself the item right here.

Thanks to Sligeach_eire for the heads up!

Categories: Deals and Finds, Consoles
Tags: switch

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wesfx
Tue May 15 18 08:43pm
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I have a device with a suspiciously similar shape, button, and 3.5 mm jack placement. Just seems like a generic piece of hardware with a specific branding for the shell. I would assume you could get the very same thing for much cheaper by looking elsewhere.

EDIT: Here's the one I stumbled upon and bought last year. It's....eh. It adds a few milliseconds of audio delay, which is expected for this kind of setup. It doesn't bother transmitting audio lower than a certain overall decibel level and you could end up missing some quick, sudden noises in quiet scenes because of this method of filtering. I also find getting headphones I've previously paired back together is a miss more often than not.
https://www.amazon.com/gp/aw/d/B01EHSX28M/ref=mp_s_a_1_11?ie=UTF8&qid=1526432201&sr=8-11&pi=AC_SX236_SY340_FMwebp_QL65&keywords=TaoTronics
And there are likely cheaper options still.

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