TNW Chinese station reported on December 7
Followed by Apple, Samsung may also be removed in the Galaxy S8 phone 3.5 mm headphone jack.
According to SamMobile reports, Samsung is planning to launch a new generation of flagship machine, but this phone will no longer have a standard audio interface, but the use of USB Type-C interface to achieve charging and plug headphones and other functions. This means that the user can not while charging, while wearing headphones to listen to music.
SamMobile reported that it is not clear how Samsung will use the 3.5 mm headphone jack to cancel the space brought about. However, Samsung is likely to take this opportunity to enhance the battery capacity.
The report also shows, Galaxy S8 will be equipped with 2K Super AMOLED panel, rather than the previously reported 4K panel. Although the new screen will maintain the same resolution as before, it will cancel the PenTile layer to optimize performance and clarity.
In the Galaxy Note 7 after the fire explosion, Samsung needs to ensure that the next generation flagship machine no longer a problem. In terms of functionality, there are rumors that the S8 will integrate new artificial intelligence assistant, and equipped with pressure-sensitive screen panel.
Samsung refused to confirm any new flagship machine features. The phone's specific release time may be at next year's Barcelona Mobile World Congress (MWC) on.