As you'll have spotted, Google has introduced its emblem new, second-gen Pixel collection because the Pixel 2 and Pixel XL 2 smartphones and, following within the footsteps of a number of different producers - maximum significantly Apple, which began the fashion - it has ditched the 3.5mm headphone jack on each handsets.
In addition to launching the telephones, Google printed the Made For Google program of third-party equipment made to Google's specs, in particular for the company's personal units, together with the Pixel 2 telephones. Among those Made For Google (let's abbreviate that to MFG, we could?) equipment, there are headphones made to paintings with the Pixel 2 collection, which attach by means of the Sort-C USB port.
A Google spokesperson has made a post at the Google Teams web page which finds a spread of headphones and talks about how ditching the 3.5mm headphone jack permits for a "bezel-less" long run for Google's .
This is the entire record of MFG Headphones:
- Google Pixel Buds
- Libratone QAdapt In-Ear USB-C – Typhoon/Cloud
- Libratone QAdapt Over-Ear BT – Typhoon/Cloud
- AiAiAi TMA-2 Modular MFG1 Preset (USB-C)
- AiAiAi TMA-2 Modular MFG2 Preset (USB-C)
- AiAiAi TMA-2 Modular MFG3 Preset (USB-C)
- AiAiAi TMA-2 Modular MFG4 Preset (USB-C)
- AiAiAi TMA-2 Modular MFG5 Preset (USB-C)
- AiAiAi H60 – Bluetooth headscarf MFG
- AiAiAi TMA-2 Modular Wi-fi MFG6 Preset (Bluetooth)
- AiAiAi TMA-2 Modular Wi-fi MFG7 Preset (Bluetooth)
- AiAiAi TMA-2 Modular Wi-fi MFG8 Preset (Bluetooth)
- Monster® Readability HD™ On-Ear Bluetooth Headphones – Black/Gunmetal/Pink
- Monster® Parts Wi-fi Over-Ear Headphones – Rose Gold/Black Platinum/Black Slate
- Monster® Parts Wi-fi On-Ear Headphones – Rose Gold/Black Platinum/Black Slate
- Grasp & Dynamic ME05 Earphones brass with black chrome end (USB-C)
- Grasp & Dynamic ME05 Earphones brass with Palladium end (USB-C)
- Grasp & Dynamic MH30 Earphones Black Or Silver (USB-C)
- Grasp & Dynamic MH40 Earphones Black Or Silver (USB-C)
- Grasp & Dynamic MH50 Earphones Black Or Silver (USB-C/Bluetooth)
- Grasp & Dynamic MH60 Earphones Black Or Silver (USB-C/Bluetooth)
It isn't an exhaustive record, then again, as headphones and audio adapters merely want integrated virtual audio toughen by means of Sort-C or wireless with a view to paintings with the Pixel 2 collection.
"We need to supply a bit extra details about headphone choices for the Pixel 2," Google's put up defined, "The Pixel 2 nonetheless comes with a headphone jack however now we have moved to USB-C, a regular this is changing into common in the most efficient telephones and laptops of nowadays. Shifting to the USB-C audio port with Pixel 2 permits us to offer a greater audio and virtual enjoy, as we transfer against a bezel-less long run."
"We understand that a few of you may well be searching for USB-C headphones, and we need to supply some steering round headphone compatibility with Pixel 2 units. The major factor to remember is that Pixel 2 units have compatibility with USB-C headphones that toughen virtual audio."