After Apple CEO Tim Cook announced the company’s new – and most expensive to date – lineup of new phones, they also quietly killed off three older models.
— Yosen (@yosenspace) September 13, 2018
It is now no longer possible to buy the iPhone SE, iPhone 6S and iPhone X from Apple and with that comes the extinction of a headphone jack on any iPhones.
— Drew (@andrewcanella) September 12, 2018
The company began phasing out the 3.5mm headphone jack with the iPhone 7 back in 2016 in a somewhat risky move that had Apple’s Phil Schiller calling it, “the courage to move on and do something new that betters all of us.”
The last #iPhone with headphone jack has now gone. Farewell IPhone SE. Next year the fingerprint sensor will be gone too.
— Ro 🤘 (@darkcompass) September 13, 2018
If you are a die-hard headphone jack wearer you may want to hold on to your older iPhone models as it doesn’t look as though the headphone jack will ever return.