March 20 (Reuters) - Apple Inc on Wednesday launched an updated version of its wireless "AirPods" headphones, ahead of a March 25 event where it is expected to unveil a television and video service.
Earlier this week, Apple also launched a new 10.5-inch iPad Air and updated its iPad Mini as well as iMac PCs.
Apple said its new AirPods will be available on its website and the Apple Store app starting Wednesday, and in Apple Stores from next week.
The new AirPods with a standard charging case are priced at $159, while those with wireless charging case are available for $199, the iPhone maker said in a statement. (Reporting by Arjun Panchadar in Bengaluru; Editing by Shinjini Ganguli)