Sorry! You Can’t Plug Your iPhone 7 To New MacBook Pro 2016 | Apple Want You to Spend More On A New Cable

The MacBook Pro 2016 models were unveiled during last week, bringing slimmer chassis, new Touch Bar, and sixth-generation Skylake processors. Fans from all over the world are pretty excited about new MacBook Pros, but owners of new iPhone 7 aren’t so excited about new laptop models since they can’t plug their phones into new laptops.

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When Apple unveiled iPhone 7/7 Plus models, one of the biggest disappointments was the lack of a 3.5 mm audio jack. You can connect classic headphones to the iPhone 7 with an adapter that’s sold separately. With the new MacBook models having only USB Type-C and Thunderbolt connectors, plugging the new iPhone is impossible, since the phone is equipped with a Lighting port and comes with Lighting to USB Type adapter.

Apple did provide two adapters for connecting iPhone 7 with the latest MacBook, both being sold separately. First is a USB Type-C to USB cable, which costs $19; the other is a UCB-C to Lighting cable that costs $25. Fans are disappointed, one Reddit user said that “It’s clear Apple is a mess internally. No cohesion and no solid vision. It’s frustrating and makes me wonder if I made a mistake getting an iPhone 7 instead of looking into android. I love iOS But I also like being able to have unified experiences.”

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The worst thing is that neither adapter comes with the new MacBook Pro models or the iPhone 7, they must be bought separately. This might be seen as a minor problem in today’s world of cloud solutions, but many users still want to connect phones with a physical cable, allowing them to manage music and apps via iTunes. Rumors talk that Apple is thinking about equipping the upcoming iPhone 8 with a UCB Type-C connector since the new MacBook Pros are using only USB-C and Thunderbolt ports.