Say it ain’t so! If you haven’t heard, there has been rumors that Apple will be removing the headphone jack for the upcoming Iphone 7.
Does this mean I have to use Beats by Dre headphones? Hopefully not.
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The images come from self described “serial tech leaker” Steve Hemmerstoffer (who has a good record of accurate leaks), which appear to show a rear-facing plastic case for the iPhone 7.
Whilst pictures of a smartphone accessory isn’t exactly exciting news, the areas cut out for certain ports provides an insight into what to expect from the next flagship iPhone. Two things jump out to me immediately: there could be major changes to sound and battery size.
Headphone jack is almost certainly gone
Endless column inches (including here on Forbes) have been dedicated to Apple’s decision to ditch the headphone jack in favour using the lightning port. The lack of a headphone jack on this case further confirms that the age old connection is destined for the scrap heap.
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