Apple quietly releases USB-C to headphone jack dongle
It happened. Apple finally removed the headphone jack from the new iPad Pro models. Now, a single USB-C slot is the only physical port on the device.
The removal of the headphone jack means, if you want to listen to audio from your device, you’ll need USB-C or bluetooth headphones — or you could buy the brand new USB-C to headphone jack dongle that Apple just quietly released.
Apple is selling the new USB-C to headphone jack dongle for $9.00 at the Apple Store right now. Interestingly enough, even though this accessory would be considered by many as crucial to the iPad experience, it didn’t get mentioned on stage during the special media event today in Brooklyn, New York. Read more…