Samsung is one of the companies that rushed to mock Apple several years ago when the Cupertino-based tech giant removed the headphone jack from the iPhone.
At that time, Samsung rolled out an ad called “Growing up” and showing what they claimed to be a smartphone user frustrated with all the changes made by Apple, including how he was forced to use a dongle because the iPhone no longer featured a headphone jack.
The ad was funny, there’s no doubt about that, especially as the whole world was angry with Apple getting rid of the 3.5mm audio connector, and it was seen as a promise Samsung would retain this feature in the long term.
But fast forward to 2019 and here’s Samsung doing pretty much the same thing on the Galaxy Note10, the company’s latest and greatest which no longer features a headphone jack either.
Looking back at the November 2017 ad, everything looks embarrassing now, doesn’t it?
Samsung obviously tight-lipped