SnowCat19
Expert Level 5
Just saw this. Of course these are still rumors but I think this could be true.

Samsung is planning to ditch the headphone jack AND volume buttons on the Note 10....I don't know how I feel about that.

Read more here;

https://www.theverge.com/2019/5/30/18646010/samsung-galaxy-note-10-rumors-no-headphone-jack-physical...
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CHMultimedia
Expert Level 5
If this is true, the Note9 will be my last Note.

That's a disaster. Wireless audio isn't remotely comparable to wired audio (both in latency and quality) and I don't want to juggle with dongles. The Note series was about the ultimate power user device + art. That's the complete opposite here.
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Habsfan
Active Level 10
get the buds they work well, at least for me
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mytech
Active Level 6
I hate wireless earbuds for 3 reasons:
1- its bad enough I get whatever radiation or whatever from the phone now โšก
2- they never in sync with charge of the phone, so I look at phone and think oh yeah %80 but then the earbuds die? ๐Ÿคทโ€โ™‚๏ธ
3- they do not sound as good ๐Ÿ˜ฃ
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mytech
Active Level 6
Oh wait! 4 reasons! If they don't work I can't conveniently ๐Ÿƒโ€โ™‚๏ธ and cheaply ๐Ÿ™„ buy new ones wtf ๐Ÿคทโ€โ™‚๏ธ to tie me over until I get new earphone shoelaces ๐ŸŽง
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CHMultimedia
Expert Level 5
I don't want the Buds. If they "give" some in the box, I'll never use them.

I want reliable audio that sounds good and I don't want to worry about another battery.
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Shaggyskunk1
Expert Level 5

Samsung ditching the headphone jack - Ditchling the Notification LED - But in the otherwise awesome display - Samsung put a hole in the screen - Samsung - Was it worth the 87.5% - Samsung seems to be trying to hide the holes.... Look at the Marketing images.
Give your head a shake..
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Yoshisaur9
Active Level 8
I like the cutout ๐Ÿ˜‚ though it's stupid on the S10+.
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Shaggyskunk1
Expert Level 5
@Yoshisaur9 - Selfie cameras belong UNDER the display.. I'd have preferred to keep the Finger Print scanner on the back & Samsung could have spent the time & money hiding the front facing camera underneath the screen... my 2 cents ๐Ÿง

EDIT: Make that 10ยข
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Bing
Active Level 9
The reason I don't mind headphones being ditched because u can use USB to listen and other times u can just go wireless. However this works best for iPhone, their earbuds are superior to most other manufacturers. Also makes it easy for sharing chargers etc since many have it. Hence Samsung should stick to 3.5mm and not copy apple
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