Apple dropped the headphone jack from their iPhone 7 and 7 Plus smartphones and now it would appear that Samsung may do the same with with Galaxy S8 and S8 Edge smartphones.
According to a recent report Samsung will use USB Type C in their new Galaxy S8 smartphones, this was used by the company in their Galaxy Note 7 handset.
The USB Type C has bow been granted the Android Device Class 3.0 specification by the USB Implementers Forum, this means that manufacturers can remove the 3.5mm audio jack from their handsets and use USB Type C instead.
Samsung will probably introduce this with the launch of the Galaxy S8 and S8 Edge which are expected to launch in 2017.
As yet there are no details on what sort of specifications Samsung’s new flagship handsets will come with as soon as we get some more details, we will let you guys know.