Someone in my house uses a 2017-era Samsung Galaxy Note 8. Yes, there’s a five-year-old smartphone in the Phone Guy’s house, and it’s not because I’m frugal: It’s because the person in question absolutely will not upgrade to a phone that doesn’t have a 3.5mm jack for wired headphones. If you or someone else in your household is in the same boat, this story is for you.
The death of the headphone jack is, in my mind, one of the most consumer-hostile trends the smartphone industry has pushed in the last decade. But we can’t stop it. Space is truly