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This country will also force Apple to use USB-C on iPhones: the death of Lightning and the exclusive charging port is imminent

India makes USB-C mandatory for charging mobile devicesReport trade standard, From March 2025, USB-C ports will be the standard for charging electronic devices, and this includes Apple iPhones.

The law follows accepted legislation in the European Union which states that devices such as smartphones, tablets, compact cameras, USB-C to be standard charging port by 2024, This applies to new smartphones and portable devices submitted after the December 28, 2024 deadline.

The report states that even the Government of India Explores the possibility of standardizing a universal charger for wearableand will propose “two common types of cargo” For devices such as smartwatches and fitness trackers.

By this law, India joins list of countries that will force Apple to adopt USB-C on iPhonesafter the European Union. It is important to mention that India, the world’s second largest market since 2019, is a country dominated by Android, as reported ledge, In other words, most smartphones in circulation already have USB-C, so the big hit will be Apple, among other device makers that haven’t adopted USB-C yet.

Usb C Iphone India Essential 2025

Rumors of an iPhone 15 with USB-C have been circulating for months already, and with EU approval for the unique charger, Apple has confirmed that Will ditch its proprietary Lightning port in favor of USB-C, No further details are known, such as whether this will be adopted exclusively for the European market, but it is unlikely that this solution will be implemented, especially due to future regulations like in India.

Brazil and the United States are other countries looking to eliminate dedicated charging ports, and this would also mean abandoning Lightning ports for USB-C in these regions. Currently, there are no known plans by Mexico or other countries to enact similar regulations.

Rumor has it that Apple will switch to USB-C on all of its devices by 2024, starting with the next generation of smartphones. In fact, the Thunderbolt 3 port is said to be one of the aspects that differentiates the iPhone 15 Pro from the non-Pro models.

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