First of all, it’s absolutely crazy that people are getting so worked up over a rumor. In case you haven’t heard, a bunch of reports have claimed that Apple plans to ditch the headphone jack on the new iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus that will be released later this year. Bailing on the traditional audio port will apparently let Apple build a thinner housing for the new iPhone, and we all know how much Apple loves thin phones — so much that it’s comfortable selling phones with comparatively poor battery life just to keep them thin.
Battery life is people’s #1 concern when buying a smartphone, and they still opt for the iPhone in droves. You think people will stop buying iPhones because of an audio jack?
Look, even if Apple does do away with the standard headphone port on the iPhone 7, you still won’t have to buy new headphones if you don’t want to because your old ones will work perfectly with Apple’s next-gen iPhone. You read that right… and in this post we’ll tell you everything you need to know. More →