Apple to market alternative Lightning to 3.5mm headset adapter for $9

Although Apple is likely to be including a Lightning to 3.5mm adapter using the purchase of each iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus, the organization may also be promoting the adapter separately. Apple has outlined the adapter on its site and it posesses remarkably low cost label of $9.

Apple claims the Lightning to 3.5mm adapter works with all iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch versions, but that iOS 10 is needed. It’s very important to observe that this adapter won’t permit Lightning EarPods to become attached to low-Lightning devices, just for 3.5mm headphones to become attached to Lightning devices.

There is some question in regards to what Apple might contain using the iPhone 7, however the organization established on-stage nowadays that iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus versions includes not just a Lightning to 3.5mm adapter, but additionally a set of new EarPods that connect via the Lightning interface.

Apple nowadays also revealed its first set of genuinely wireless headphones within the type of the $159 AirPods. These will soon be obtainable in late March, therefore if you’re buying genuinely instant choice to set together with your iPhone 7 from the begin, you’ll need to appear elsewhere.

As of this moment, the Lightning to 3.5mm headset port adapter is outlined as “presently unavailable” on Apple’s website, although which should alter when the iPhone itself becomes available.

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