Apple Working on New iPhone with USB Type-C, Touch ID Embedded into the Screen
While the current iPhone generation isn’t selling exactly like hot cakes, Apple is already hard at work to get the 2019 lineup ready for launch, and according to an analyst, the company has prepared several major changes that would make its devices more appealing.
One of them is the addition of USB Type-C connector, Jean Baptiste Su, Vice-President and Principal Analyst at Atherton Research, and this would technically represent the end of the Lightning port on the iPhone.
With USB Type-C, Apple would finally make the switch to this more common port that’s already adopted en-masse by the rest of the phone manufacturers and provide the convenience of carrying just one cable for several devices and purposes.
Cupertino hasn’t dropped any hint that it’s considering such a move for the iPhone, but t… (read more)