Mark Gurman writes in the subscriber version of his Electricity On e-newsletter for Bloomberg from this morning that he expects Apple to complete its changeover to USB-C by 2025. Gurman states that, in addition to other merchandise, he expects the enterprise will launch USB-C variations of the now-discontinued MagSafe Battery Pack and the MagSafe Duo “eventually. But don’t hold your breath.”
By comparison, Apple took either a very little above a month or about two many years to entirely transfer more than to Lightning, relying on how you appear at it.
The enterprise retired the 30-pin port from its most essential products and solutions when it introduced the fourth-gen iPad a tiny above a thirty day period immediately after the Apple iphone 5’s September 2012 debut. But it also kept the iPod Common in its secure until eventually 2014, when it lastly discontinued the renowned MP3 player’s more mature kind aspect.
Gurman also writes that a new iMac, which could launch next month, will bring USB-C “Magic” add-ons like a mouse and keyboard. Then he expects the firm will launch new non-Professional and Max AirPods with USB-C. That leaves couple of very first-party products and solutions Apple sells that nonetheless use Lightning, like the initially-technology Apple Pencil and the Apple iphone SE.