USB-C

Apple AirPods Pro headphones now with USB-C

Along with the announcement of the new iPhone 15 line of smartphones, which received a USB-C port, Apple announced that the second-generation AirPods Pro headphones are now also available with this connector. This way, a single USB-C cable is enough to charge your MacBook, iPad, iPhone, and AirPods. What’s more, ... Read more

Photos of the USB-C port on the new iPhone 15 appear online

The transition to the USB-C port instead of Lightning is said to be one of the main changes in the new iPhone 15 line. This information has long been confirmed by many insiders, and now photos of the connector have appeared on the web. pic.twitter.com/RffKurq2Fq —  John  (@John011235) ... Read more

The EU has warned Apple about possible restrictions on the functionality of non-certified USB-C cables

We have already shared with you rumors according to which Apple may limit charging and data transfer speeds when using non-certified USB-C cables with new iPhones. As with the current models with Lightning, the smartphones will be equipped with a chip for accessories authentication. In response to these rumors, European ... Read more

Apple will introduce AirPods Pro with USB-C this year

Well-known analyst Ming-Chi Kuo shared fresh insights regarding Apple’s plans to switch its products to a USB-C connector instead of Lightning. According to his data, the company will re-release the second generation of AirPods Pro with a case that will be equipped with USB-C. Mass production of the accessory should ... Read more

New renders of the iPhone 15 Pro show thinner bezels, a more rounded body and a USB-C port

9to5Mac has shared exclusive renders of the iPhone 15 Pro, which are based on a CAD model of the device (such files are usually received by factories that make cases for smartphones). The images show a noticeable difference in design compared to last year’s Apple flagship. The first most noticeable ... Read more

The European law on a single standard for charging devices via USB-C has been finally approved

The law, which is primarily associated with the iPhone, on a single standard for chargers for smartphones and other gadgets, is expected to be finally approved by EU ministers. So from the end of 2024, all new gadgets sold in the European Union must be equipped with a USB-C port ... Read more

The engineer who built USB-C into the iPhone repeated it with the AirPods case

Last fall, engineer Ken Pillonel released a video showing how he replaced the Lightning connector with USB-C in the iPhone. This video quickly spread on the Internet. This time, Ken’s target was an AirPods case. The primary problem was the device’s battery, which failed. Here, Ken encountered the fact that ... Read more