Apple may remove 3.5mm headphone jack on MacBook

Apple may remove 3.5mm headphone jack on MacBook

Not so long ago, Apple introduced the iPhone 7 without a 3.5mm headphone jack. Thus, iPhone buyer will either have to use an adapter to connect your favorite headphones, or go to the accompanying headphones with plug Lightning. There is a third option – AirPods – is Apple wireless headphones. However, they will cost an additional 12.990 rubles. Meanwhile, a variety of other Bluetooth-enabled headphone has increased significantly.

And on Twitter conducted a survey Apple MacBook Pro owners, in which they respond to the question of whether they use a headphone jack. It is therefore logical to assume that in the future, the California company may refuse to 3.5mm jack in your Mac.

Why to remove 3.5mm jack from MacBook?

This step would be quite logical if we consider the fact that the market leader in Bluetooth-headset by some chance owns Apple. And Bluetooth-headset Beats demand will continue to grow, as reported by the publication of The Verge last week. Disclaimer headphone jack Apple will benefit from the financial point of view. Beats presented in plenary report Apple three new headphone models in which, as in AirPods, uses a new W1 Bluetooth chip. Price AirPods is 12.990 rubles, Beats Solo 3 Wireless cost of $ 299.95, Powerbeats 3 Sport-Earbuds -. 199,95 dollars, and Beats X – 149,95 dollars. It is hardly necessary to wonder about whether important for Apple headphones sale.

Therefore, it is likely that Apple will completely abandon the headphone jack – the reason for this step is on the surface.

Apple may remove 3.5mm headphone jack on MacBook was last modified: September 17th, 2016 by Tomas Shellby