Good news: Samsung reportedly not killing the Galaxy S8’s headphone jack
Friday, 13 January 2017 Most rumors about Samsung’s imminent Galaxy S8 have suggested the phone will forego the headphone jack, a la Apple and some of its Android competition (looking at you HTC). Now it seems those rumors may be wrong. Both Sammobile and Android Police are today reporting that Samsung is not actually killing the headphone jack. Sammobile, appears to be retracting its own report last month suggesting the jack would be dropped thanks to recent case renders, while Android Police has independently confirmed that the S8 will maintain the 3.5mm jack through its own source. For what it’s worth, I always thought the…
Andy Rubin's Essential phone doesn't have a headphone jack, but the company is working on an accessory to bring it back.
As per a Reddit AMA ("Ask Me... Business Insider - TechnologyAlso reported by •The Verge •Macworld