Does lightning cable support audio?
Highlights. This cable allows you to connect your AirPods Max or Beats Solo Pro headphones to 3.5 mm audio ports. It can also connect your iOS or iPadOS device to 3.5 mm audio ports.
Is lightning to 3.5 mm good?
Audio quality of Apple Lightning to 3.5mm adapter (A1749) is almost as good as in-built mobile audio solutions by Apple, though it has slightly worse df-measurements. Mostly due to the higher jitter. But if you listen music you will not hear the difference; it is too subtle to be perceived.
What is the difference between Lightning connector and 3.5 mm?
The Lightning earphones require power to convert digital audio outputs to analog signals into the earphones unlike the 3.5mm earphones which don’t need to at all, so the headphone jack is not powered on any device that does have it.