Apple is going to alter. For many years, we use a standard 3.5-mm headphone jack. Apple engineers decided to reduce the thickness of the plug by cutting it with one hand. This will slightly reduce the thickness of the smartphone, but for the precious fractions of a millimeter have to forfeit friendliness.
This patent may serve as confirmation of rumors that the next iPhone 7, which is waiting for the next autumn, will be the thinnest iPhone’s history.