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It's official: HTC U11 doesn't have a headphone jack

Many might be disappointed with this decision, but lately, we are seeing more and more companies that are dumping the headphone jack

By Lana Jelic | May 16, 2017 02:00 am CDT

HTC has launched the HTC U11, and as previously rumored, the device doesn't have a 3.5mm headphone jack.

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The company decided to ditch the headphone jack. Many might be disappointed with this decision, but lately, we are seeing more and more companies that are dumping the headphone jack.

However, HTC will pack an adapter with the phone, so you don't have to worry if you still want to use your headsets.

Read also: HTC U11: Hands-on and first impressions

HTC's will also include its new U Sonic active noise cancellation headset in the package.

Lana Jelic

ABOUT THE AUTHOR - Lana Jelic

Lana has a passion for technology and science. She spends her time looking for the latest and most interesting technology and science news. Her passion is in gadgets, wearables, and other cool and interesting applications of technology or science. She also spends her free time gaming in MMOs like World of Warcraft. She has prior experience covering technology for publications and breaking news. If she’s not doing either, you might just find her exploring the metaverse in VR. Lana wants to expand TweakTown’s coverage of mobile, wearables and gadgets while also bringing her experience with science and general tech to TweakTown. Her area of coverage is around science, technology, smartphones, wearables, and general neat gadgets. She hopes to one day be able to drive around in her self-driving car while she schedules an appointment for a SpaceX trip to the moon on her smartwatch.

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