There is little doubt that the next generations of the iPhone will eliminate the jack in favour of the Lightning for connecting headphones. iPhone 7.nl
Some pictures are already circulating on the Internet with these new EarPods.
The truth is that the images could be false, since it doesn’t cost anything to create a quick assembly of the original EarPods with a Lightning base . However, the two pictures show exactly how an EarPod should look like if it had an Apple connection. Judge for yourself:
As on many other occasions when Apple parts and products have been filtered out, the photos come from the Weibo social network, where a user has decided to upload them . If they are true, it is probably some worker at Foxconn or similar factories where the new EarPods are being produced.
Just today in fact the main supplier of Apple’s sound components , Cirrus Logic has announced a new development kit focused on Lightning. With this kit, manufacturers will be able to make “Made for iPhoneiPadiPod” devices that are compatible with Lighting.
In statements by Cirrus Logic:
Remember that for the next iPhone is expected in addition to the elimination of the jack connector a slight reduction in thickness, the elimination of the Home button, a darker Space Gray color and the new professional model iPhone 7 Pro, which among other things could bring 256 GB of storage .