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Guess what? Samsung is thinking of removing the 3.5mm jack on the Galaxy S8

The Galaxy Note 7 wreaking (and serious) problems, but Samsung is already thinking about the future. The South Korean company would in fact considering the idea to follow in Apple’s footsteps by removing the door to the 3.5mm jack on its future smartphones.


The news comes from Geek , in whose report states that Samsung may replace the jack port with a new proprietary port, potentially for licensing to other companies that deal with Android devices.

During the recent keynote presentation of the new iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus, Apple has well presented the novelty, describing it as a courageous step towards the evolution of this technology . In addition, in an interview with BuzzFeed , company executives explained that the removal of the 3.5mm jack has allowed improvements “under the shell” difficult to obtain otherwise.

Apple and Samsung are eternal rivals, and, even before the official presentation of the new iPhone, the Korean tech giant did irony on already then almost certain absence of jack hole on Apple devices. Specifically, during the launch event of the Galaxy Note 7, the VP of Samsung Justin Denison pointed out with some emphasis on the presence of the 3.5mm jack device: ” What to know what else it comes with? An audio jack. I’m just saying “.

How do you assess the possible new Samsung home? That the South Korean company has once again inspired by Apple? Have your say in the comments.

Source: Geek

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