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iPhone 5 charge/sync cable reportedly revealed in leaked photo

Updated Dec 19th, 2018 8:33PM EST

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The USB cable specialists at on Wednesday posted a picture on Twitter of what they claim is the charge/sync cable for the next-generation iPhone. The cable is very similar in style to previous Apple (AAPL) iPhone charger cables with one notable exception: A smaller plug at the end that iLounge speculates plugs into the long-rumored revamped dock connector on Apple’s new iPhone. At any rate, this new picture is just another piece of evidence that suggests Apple is planning to abandon its old 30-pin dock connector model for a smaller version on its upcoming devices.

[Via iLounge]


Brad Reed
Brad Reed Staff Writer

Brad Reed has written about technology for over eight years at and Network World. Prior to that, he wrote freelance stories for political publications such as AlterNet and the American Prospect. He has a Master's Degree in Business and Economics Journalism from Boston University.