Apple iPhone to Support USB-C Next Year

Image    Apple began working on the USB issue before learning it was popularly used by police

While earlier rumors pegged the feature to debut sooner, "Apple is still in its redesign phase" with USB-C technology and will not include it in 2018 iPhones.

Like the Lightning connector, USB-C ports are reversible. Many flagship Android phones already use USB-C for charging, and have done so for a number of years.

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Apple is reportedly planning to replace its proprietary Lightning connector with the more widely-used USB-C connector on the iPhone and iPad next year. However, as iPhones and iPads continue to grow in processing power, and interest in wireless accessories has increased, Apple may see value in a dramatically faster wired port for charging and data. Those vendors claim that Apple's move to USB-C will cause other companies to shift as well, much as the adoption of USB-C in Apple's MacBook line has led to PCs from other manufacturers supporting the interface. While nearly all Android OEMs have switched to the USB-C connector on their flagship devices, some continue to launch their budget devices with a microUSB port. The claim is that Apple's decision to use USB-C will also accelerate the connector's use in competing handsets.

If it does make the switch though, it would end up making the lives of millions of people out there easier as they would not have to worry about carrying a specific charger for their device.

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