Since 2012, Apple has been launching its merchandise with the Lightning connector chargers. According to the depended on leaker Ming-Chi Kuo, the Apple’s Lightening charging tech will be changed by USB-C port, by subsequent yr.
The different smartphone competing firms with time have changed and shifted their charging techs to USB-C port. At provide just about the entire sensible units include USB-C port, except Apple merchandise. A only a few elected Apple merchandise include the USB-C port charger particularly the new iPads, MacBooks and Mac PCs. iPhone being essentially the most well-known tool introduced by Apple nonetheless makes use of proprietary Lightning connector, with AirPods circumstances additionally being caught with the port.
With the rise within the e-waste, the worldwide setting regulatory our bodies have taken understand of it. Such regulatory our bodies have recommend to scale back and produce the escalation price of e-waste underneath regulate. With the drive from the European Commission Apple would possibly surrender the Lightening and go for the “One-cable-solution” i.e. the only protocol works for almost the entire merchandise. The fee has introduced USB-C because the “One Cable” protocol.
According to the leaker Ming Apple will release USB-C as a substitute of the Apple’s Lightning in the second one part of subsequent yr i.e. 2023. If the Mr. Ming is proper then we would possibly see one iPhone 15 a number of the iPhone 15 sequence to be introduced with USB-C port as a substitute of Apple’s Lightening.
If Apple makes this shift from Lightening to USB-C, it’s going to be the start of the tip of Lightening. Apple is acutely aware of the call for and drive from the EU, thus restricting the lifetime of the Lightening charging tech.
Another rumor this is making rounds in regards to the charging tech is that Apple would possibly forestall launching units with ports altogether. The rumor would possibly be true, Apple would possibly release iPhone 15 Pro fashions i.e. iPhone 15 Pro and iPhone 15 Pro Max, with none ports in any respect. The iPhone 15 Pro will include wi-fi charging tech while the common variant i.e. iPhone 15 and the iPhone SE would possibly include USB-C port.
These are speculations and leaks, Apple nonetheless have now not given their remark. So until we listen the rest from Apple, we must take the inside track with a pinch of salt.
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