Apple investigating AirPods explosion at a gym

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He isn't exactly sure what happened to the right AirPod, but he's definitely sure others should be warned.

Apple told WFLA that it will work with Colon to investigate the incident.

A Florida man was listening to dance music while working out at his local gym when he noticed white smoke emerging from his Apple AirPods earphones.

Colon took off his AirPods and put them on some workout equipment while he looked around for a member of staff. Upon his subsequent return, Colon observed that the right earbud was now just a shell of its former self. "It's the craziest thing I ever went through", Colon told WFLA in an interview.

Colon says he believes the gadget's battery was responsible for the damage. He further stated that "I don't know what would've happened to my ear". The fact that the AirPods exploded is a major problem for Apple, as it suggests a problem with the manufacturing that could become disastrous if it ended up being a widespread problem. But I'm sure since it hangs down, it could've been earlobe. You can't even imagine the damage that it could have caused Mr. Colon is the AirPods would have popped in while still in his ears. "Ear lobe could've been burnt". Such as the Beats headphones that exploded in flight burning a woman's ears, or the ubiquitous Samsung Galaxy Note 7 that was prone to enough fiery incidents that it caused a series of nightmares for the company. Apple has reportedly reached out to Colon to figure out what happened and will likely issue a public statement in the not-too-distant future.

This isn't the first case of a popular product bursting into flames.

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