Xiaomi says they removed 3.5mm jack to fit in a bigger battery into Mi6


According to Android Central, the reason for Xiaomi to remove 3.5mm is to increase battery capacity for Mi6 and make it better at splash resistance. Read the full article right here.

This is not that much of a deal breaker due to the fact that Mi6 features USB-C which is a lot more widely used compared to iPhone 7 that is featuring its own proprietary lightning connection, making your dongle life even worse. For now.