You maybe wondering why the 3.5mm Audio Jack has been removed from the latest smartphone of Apple’s iPhone 7. Here are the reasons why…
3 Reasons for Removing Audio Jack on iPhone 7:
- Use of Lightning Connector for audio.
- Headphone Jack takes a lot of space on iPhone’s casing which be allotted for other technologies like Taptic Engine (tactile vibration during touch) and having an IP67 certification (dust and water protection).
- Wireless is the future. Apple supports the wireless headsets. Apple also introduces their new product, the “Airpods“.
Source / Credited to: Luke Meiritz-Reid