Samsung smartphones within the close to future may come with out an in-box charger and earphones because the company plans to “gradually” remove the charger and earphones from its future smartphones. Patrick Chomet, EVP and Head of the Customer Experience Office at Samsung stated in a Q&A that the transfer will assist tackle sustainable consumption points.
Samsung’s newest Galaxy S21 collection comes with out an in-box charger and earphones. The Galaxy S21 field is noticeably smaller. It comes with a USB Type-C knowledge and charging cable, SIM ejection device and a fast begin information. Samsung stated doing so will assist “promote better recycling habits” amongst Samsung customers. Apple began this first with the iPhone 12 collection, and in addition eliminated the equipment for its older iPhones. Going ahead, Samsung additionally plans to comply with this route for its future smartphones.
“We believe that the gradual removal of charger plugs and earphones from our in-box device packaging can help address sustainable consumption issues and remove any pressure that consumers may feel towards continually receiving unnecessary charger accessories with new phones,” Samsung stated in an announcement.
So these shopping for Samsung Galaxy S21, Galaxy S21+ or the Galaxy S21 Ultra will want to purchase a charger and earphones, individually.