This tiny $55 device sold in Apple stores lets you easily connect your AirPods to in-flight movies on an airplane
- A bluetooth transmitter is an easy way to connect wireless headphones to an audio jack, like on a plane.
- Starting today, Twelve South's AirFly Pro bluetooth transmitter is available in Apple stores.
- The adapter is available for $55.
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Apple stores are now selling a $55 solution for when you forget to bring your old headphones on a plane, or any time you want to use your AirPods or Beats but there isn't a bluetooth connection.The Twelve South AirFly Pro bluetooth transmitter plugs into a headphone jack, which you can then connect to your AirPods and tune in to in-flight movies. Conveniently, you can even pair 2 sets of AirPods to the same AirFly Pro, so whoever you're traveling with can watch the same movie. Apple's website says "Think of AirFly Pro as a headphone splitter for wireless headphones."Advertisement
The transmitter can also transfer audio in the other direction, which is perfect for playing music or podcasts in a rental car or non-smart speaker.
Apple says the battery lasts for up to 16 hours, so you should be set even on long-haul flights.You can buy the AirFly Pro for $55 now. Here's the rundown: