Google mocked Apple, but also removed the smartphone’s headphone jack

Before necessary, headphone jacks they now seem to be on a path from which there is no return to high-end smartphones. when apple started the movement by removing the door iPhone 7 in 2016, many were surprised and mocked the activities, including companies. THE Googlefor example, was one of them, but now, 6 years later, it has joined the trend in the new pixel 6a.

Last year, the search giant produced a video 2 minutes titled “The circle becomes a full circle” for you Google Pixel 5a which proves entry 3.5 mm and “punches” the apple competitor.

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Less than a year after the video was released Google announced this Wednesday (11) during Google I / O, new Pixel Line devices. Among the news pixel 6a there is no headphone jack.

This is not the first time 3.5mm connector is missing from your Google smartphone. Models for 2017-2019 pixels 2 and thus came without headphone jacks until o pixel 3athe first device in the series pixels A brought them back. In 2016, the company had already highlighted the feature in a statement that stated “3.5 mm headphone jack is not satisfactory new”after one year to remove it from the devices.

Only the future will show whether headphone connections will return to Google models this time in the future.


Although it has already been presented, Google Pixel 6a It is the only one in the family that is not yet available for purchase. It is forecast to officially arrive in July, at the value suggested by the brand 449 U $. You pixels 6 and Pixel 6 Pro are now available at a price 599 U $ and 899 U $respectively.

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smartphones Google Pixel they do not have an official sale in Brazil because they can be obtained by importing.


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Source: The Verge

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