Question: Will Apple Bring Back The Headphone Jack?

Apple ditched the 3.5mm jack back in 2016 with the introduction of the iPhone 7, and some of us still haven’t gotten over it.

The 3.5mm audio jack is universal and handy, allowing someone to grab a set of headphones, any headphones costing between $10 and $1,000, and connect it to their phone.

Why did Apple remove the headphone jack?

Back in January 2016, some eight months before the iPhone 7 was actually unveiled, a sound theory explained that Apple wanted to launch all-screen phones in the future, devices that didn’t have a home button. To do so, Apple needed to ditch the 3.5mm headphone jack since it wasted so much space.

Will iPhones ever have a headphone jack again?

Apple has killed all its iPhones with a headphone jack and is no longer including its 3.5mm dongle in its phones. With the arrival of the iPhone Xs and XR, the Cupertino company has eliminated the iPhone SE and the iPhone 6s from its lineup, discontinuing the last two phones with a 3.5mm stereo jack.

Will the iPhone 11 have a headphone jack?

Sadly, the answer is a firm no. The iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro and iPhone 11 Max don’t have headphone jacks.

Does iPhone 11 come with AirPods?

However, the iPhone 11 does not come with AirPods. Instead, the iPhone 11 comes with a brand new charger and EarPods with a lightning connector in the box, according to Apple. AirPods have to be purchased separately at an added cost.

Why are phone companies removing the headphone jack?

The removal of the headphone jack in phones is intended to make wireless headphones more convenient and appealing to the masses than wired ones. Enjoying the “convenience” of wireless earbuds means keeping Bluetooth on more often or all the time and, therefore, enables more tracking of your every move for targeted ads.

Why don t the new iphones have headphone jacks?

Apple says that the headphone jack wastes internal space inside the iPhone, and it’s true that the company has crammed every millimeter of the phone with electronics. The average bodega or convenience store doesn’t sell Lightning headphones.

How do I connect my headphones to my iPhone?

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Is the headphone jack obsolete?

It’s been a year since Apple famously removed the 3.5mm headphone jack from the iPhone 7 and called it “courage.” The headphone jack, Apple reasoned, was obsolete and unnecessary. With its W1 wireless chip, Apple has made progress by making it easier to wirelessly pair your headphones with an iPhone.