Apple would test an iPhone with USB-C connector, according to Mark Gurman

After Ming-Chi Kuo a few days ago, it’s Mark Gurman’s turn to predict the replacement of the Lightning connector by USB-C on the iPhone! There is no smoke without fire… The snoop of Bloombergalways very aware behind the scenes of the manufacturer, writes this evening that Apple is testing future smartphones with USB-C.

The iPhone 15 in 2023 would switch to USB-C and not at all wireless

This would be a major change for the iPhone which, for ten years and the launch of the iPhone 5, has successfully exploited the Lightning. With a monster success: the ecosystem of compatible accessories is vast! This is why Apple would also have worked on an adapter allowing Lightning accessories to be used with this USB-C iPhone.

Nevertheless, and as Kuo also foresees, the USB-C connector would not appear on the iPhone until next year, ” as soon as possible according to Gurman. Either with the iPhone 15, if you want.

News in progress…


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