First smartphones without the headphone jack: 5.7-inch, 6GB RAM
Here is the list of the first smartphones without the headphone jack. Surprisingly, besides Apple (with iPhone 7 & 7 Plus), LeEco and Motorola brands also appears on our list.
1. First smartphones without the headphone jack: Apple iPhone 7
Apple iPhone 7 was launch in early September. In the iPhone 7 launch, Apple introduced to users some innovative features. Among those, the iPhone 7 won’t have the 3.5 mm headphone jack. It is also the first smartphone in the world coming with no headphone jack. Alongside, the company will launch a wireless earphone (call Apple AirPods). So, the iPhone 7 will bring the new experience in listening music, through the AirPods.
Besides, the iPhone 7 comes with a 12MP camera, with f/1.8, phase detection autofocus, OIS, and quad-LED flash. Along with it is a 7MP camera for selfies. Besides, other iPhone 7 specs are a 4.7-inch HD display, 1960 mAH battery, and 2GB RAM. Under the hood, it is powered by a quad-core A10 chipset, along with iOS 10. It is available in three storage options, including 32GB, 128GB, and 256GB. iPhone 7 price also comes in three: $649 (32GB), $749 (128GB), and $849 (256GB).
2. Apple iPhone 7 Plus
Besides iPhone 7, Apple iPhone 7 Plus also comes with no headphone jack. Like its name, the iPhone 7 Plus comes with many “Plus” specs. One of those is the camera. iPhone 7 Plus owns a dual 12MP camera, with 2x optical zoom and 10x digital zoom. Besides, it has a bigger battery of 2900 mAh, a bigger screen of 5.5-inch, and a bigger 3GB RAM. Additionally, the physical Home button will be replaced by the sensitive Home button. Other iPhone 7 Plus specs are the same with its sibling, with iOS 10 and Apple A10 chipset under the hood. The iPhone 7 Plus price is different for three versions: $769 (for 32GB), $869 (128GB), and $969 (256GB).
3. LeEco Le Pro 3
First smartphones without the headphone jack: The next one is LeEco Le Pro 3. As LeEco’s plan, this phone will be launched in this month, with many appealing specs. It will be running on a quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 821, coupled with Adreno 530 GPU. The phone will come in many variants: 4GB RAM+32GB ROM, 4GB RAM+64GB ROM, 6GB RAM+64GB ROM, 6GB RAM+128GB ROM. Other LeEco Le Pro 3 specs are a 4070 mAH, a 5.5-inch full HD display, and a combo of 16MP rear camera + 8MP selfie shooter. As for LeEco Le Pro 3 price, it costs $276 for 4GB RAM version and $298 for 6GB RAM version.
4. Motorola Moto Z
Moto Z is a new phone from Motorola, which was launched in June 2016. The phone comes with appealing specs, including 5.5-inch 2K screen, 4GB RAM, and 32/64GB ROM. Under the hood, it is powered by a Quad-core Qualcomm Snapdragon 820, together with Adreno 530 CPU. For photography, it sports 13MP rear camera with f/1.8, laser autofocus, OIS,and dual-LED flash. There is also 5MP selfie shooter on the front. Besides, you will find a 2600 mAH battery on this device. It is also one of the first smartphones without the headphone jack. Motorola price is $506 for the 32GB ROM version and $596 for the 64GB version.
5. LeEco Le Max 2
Last but not least, we have LeEco Le Max 2 in this list of the first smartphones without the headphone jack. The phone comes with a 5.7-inch 2K display, along with 3100 mAH battery. It is running on Quad-core Qualcomm SnapDragon 820 under the hood, coupled with Android 6.0. There are many versions to pick: 4 GB RAM plus 32/64 GB ROM or 6GB RAM plus 64/128 GB ROM. One of the highlighted LeEco Le Max 2 specs is the camera. The phone sports a 21MP main camera with f/2.0, OIS, phase detection autofocus, and dual-LED flash. Along with it is an 8MP selfie shooter. LeEco Le Max 2 price is around $298 for 4GB RAM version and $387 for 6GB RAM version.
First smartphones without the headphone jack: 5.5-inch, 3GB RAM
It seems that smartphone manufacturers are intending to get rid of the 3.5mm headphone jack. Apple, LeEco, and Motorola are the three first representatives. Do you think the future smartphones won’t have the 3.5 mm headphone jack? Tell us your opinion!