The problem with PowerBeats 2 – the battery life is less than what Apple claimed, and the IPX rating is not as it is able to endure.
If you live in US and just bought a pair of wired wireless PowerBeats 2 before August 7th, you will be get a refund over a lawsuit – According to MacRumors claiming shoddy earbuds.
Apple in a law settelement has agreed to pay out $9.75 million to PowerBeats 2 users since their product fails to deliver the battery life and sweat resistant feature as specifed on the product.
PowerBeats 2 are good sports earbuds, released in 2014 – the same year Apple acquired Beats for 3 billion dollars.
How to claim your the payout?
Go to website: https://www.wirelessearphonessettlement.com/
The amount you will get back depending on a lot of factors, up to $189 per set. The numbers of users who make a claim, the proof of purchase and warranty of product will affect the payout amount.
If you get the payout, you can buy the latest sports earbuds in PowerBeats series called Powerbeats High-Performance wireless earphones they are equipped with Apple H1 Headphone Chip, 15 hours of battery, IPX4 rating, and this time the product lives up according to their specs.