do the earpods work as a mic on the mac mini 2012 line in

Just got a MacMini and my ipod headphones with microphone do not work on it.
What do I need?

Apple EarPods with Remote and Mic

Apple EarPods with Remote and Mic

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1 Answer from the Community

  • Best Answer:

    They should work if you plug them on the earphone plug, even the remote and mic (it works that way on my MacBook Pro) the line in port is for devices that do not need power like an aux cable from another device.