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Powerbeats Pro Now Available to Order in UK, France, and Germany

Apple's Powerbeats Pro totally wireless earphones officially went on sale today in the United Kingdom, France, and Germany, as predicted. However, the fitness-focused, Beats-branded earphones are only available in black, and stock appears to be limited.


As of writing, Apple's online UK store is switching between allowing customers to add the earphones to their bag, and graying out the Add to Bag button to prevent them from doing so. Delivery dates are also flipping between June 6-10 and "coming soon."

If you're having trouble ordering ‌Powerbeats Pro‌ via Apple's online store, try the Apple Store iOS app, as it appears to be allowing more orders to go to checkout. Customers can also try their luck ordering through the Beats website, which is quoting similar delivery dates.

‌Powerbeats Pro‌ cost £219.95 in the UK and 249.95 euros in France and Germany. They're Apple's first totally wireless Beats earphones, featuring the same H1 chip as the second-generation AirPods for hands-free "Hey Siri" and faster connection speeds between the iPhone, Apple Watch, and other devices. They last up to nine hours per charge, with more battery life available on the go via an included charging case.

‌Powerbeats Pro‌ are similar to traditional earbuds, with silicone tips that nestle in the ear and an earhook to hold them firmly in place. The silicone tips come in four sizes, but the earhooks, which wrap around the ear, are one size, and make sure the ‌Powerbeats Pro‌ stay firmly in place during physical activity.

The earphones are initially available in black only, with ivory, moss, and navy colors set to become available this summer, although Apple cautions that color availability is subject to change.

‌Powerbeats Pro‌ have been on sale in Canada and the U.S. since early May. In June they will be available in Australia, Singapore, China, Japan, Hong Kong, Korea, Austria, Italy, Spain, Ireland, The Netherlands, Belgium, Russia, Switzerland, Sweden, Mexico, and Brazil.

For more info on ‌Powerbeats Pro‌, check out our Powerbeats Pro guide.

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20 weeks ago

The cruddy yet overpriced products keep on rolling! iPod and this in the same week.


And you still have the option to not purchase if you don't want to.
Rating: 10 Votes
20 weeks ago

And you still have the option to not purchase if you don't want to.

Yes but it's cooler to dis on stuff you can't afford. :D
Rating: 5 Votes
20 weeks ago

The cruddy yet overpriced products keep on rolling! iPod and this in the same week.



Edgy
Rating: 2 Votes
20 weeks ago
Argos stores in my area are showing available for pickup on Friday for larger stores and Saturday for smaller stores.

I’d like to think this means our Apple orders will dispatch before Argos stock are in!
Rating: 2 Votes
20 weeks ago

Yes but it's cooler to dis on stuff you can't afford. :D


I hate Bentleys! But if someone wants to send me one, I'll take it. I'll hate it though.
Rating: 1 Votes
19 weeks ago
Mine have arrived and as expected, they are so good it's almost like a non-event. When you get a new iPhone you can spend hours messing with it and enjoying it. But when you get new bluetooth headphones, the worry is you'll have to spend hours making sure they pair smoothly etc.

These really are as simple as the reviews say. Super impressed. Very much a case of "it just works". I'll give them a proper test during my run tomorrow, but so far so good.
Rating: 1 Votes
20 weeks ago
Got mine in hand from Argos just now. Not bad. Ordered on Tuesday and pick up today. Nice.
Rating: 1 Votes
20 weeks ago
Ordered mine 2h ago, delivery on Thursday in Germany
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20 weeks ago

So why not just announce one colour you can deliver now/soon?

So that people can decide in advance which color they want to get and whether or not it's worth waiting for. It's the much more consumer-friendly approach to announce all colors right from the start, even if some of them take longer to release (probably due to differences in production/supply chains, remember the white iPhone 4?) than it is to announce and release one color, then announce and release the next color 2 months later, then wait another few months before announcing the next color and so on.

I'd also be happier if all four colors were already available right now, but since that seemingly wasn't possible, I think Apple took the next-best choice of getting one color out now so that people who want that color are already satisfied, while announcing all other colors up-front too so that nobody buys one color only to end up liking another one better that he previously didn't know about. Not every announcement needs to happen days before the release of the product; for the consumer it's oftentimes much better to know about new products as early as possible so that he has more time to plan his purchases accordingly.
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Well, even hours after preorders opened the estimated shipping date is still the same. Seems like there is not a lot of demand.

Or supply is much higher compared to when they initially launched almost a month ago for the US. Probably a lot of time for Apple to stock up on them for distribution in more countries.

Also, I just checked and the delivery date here in Germany has now slipped to 12-19th June on Apple's website (as opposed to the 6-11th June delivery window that I got when I ordered yesterday). So one day of wait already results in getting them a week later for people ordering them now. So I imagine it could easily slip back even more over the next few days. Glad I ordered mine yesterday already.
Rating: 1 Votes
20 weeks ago
Similar disclaimer with mine. I took that to mean that it won't dispatch within a day of ordering (which is what you would usually expect). It still states the delivery window. If the window wasn't accurate then I'd imagine they would remove it.
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