Samsung Galaxy S21 series rumored to come without charger or headphones
The Samsung Galaxy S21 can follow in the footsteps of the Apple iPhone 12 series and come without a charger and headphones included, according to a report. The new move by the South Korean company would not only help reduce environmental impact, but would also provide a way to increase its revenue margins, as it is said that it has no plans to revise the prices of Galaxy S21 models, even in case that your charger and headphones are absent from the retail box.
Quoting the South Korean media, SamMobile reports that Samsung you are considering getting rid of both the charger in the box and the headphones included in the retail box of the Galaxy S21. The change could not only be limited to the normal Galaxy S21 model and could be part of the Galaxy S21 + and Galaxy S21 Ultra too.
The report also mentions that there is speculation that Samsung could at least remove the included headphones from the Galaxy S21 and ship the next-gen flagship phone with just a charger.
Samsung has yet to make any official announcements regarding the Galaxy S21 and whether it would take the route of Apple and get rid of the box contents of your new phones next year. However, Samsung’s social media team is interesting did an excavation to Apple for their decision to dispense with the included charger and EarPods specifically for the iPhone 12 series.
The iPhone maker initially hinted your decision to exclude the included accessories when launching the Apple Watch Series 6 and Apple Watch SE last month without the AC adapters.
In July, it was reported that Samsung planned to exclude the wall charger from the retail packaging of its smartphones starting next year. That report cited the ever-increasing costs of smartphones, thanks to 5G support and superior hardware, as the main reason for the new move.
Samsung is said to produce the Galaxy S21 series in markets including Brazil, Indonesia, Korea and Vietnam. The new flagship models are likely to go into production later this year, while their launch can take place in early January. Some initial renders showing the design Galaxy S21 series also began to appear on the Web.