In a recent interview with NPR, Bhatt explained why he and his team could not come up with a reversible plug
design when USB-A was created in the mid 90s.
USB-C, the oval-shaped reversible plug
on newer smartphones, is a different animal altogether.
The SMT connector features a symmetrical mating design that allows for reversible plug
For example, the Micro USB cable can be upgraded to USB Type-C (reversible plug
(http://pocketnow.com/2016/02/05/usb-type-c-vs-apples-lightning-connector-smartphone-cable-showdown) PocketNow pointed out early last year that Apple seems to be not getting the credit it deserves for being the first tech company to transition to a smaller connector design with a reversible plug
in the industry.
Carefully developed with a reversible plug
orientation, the USB TypeA[degrees]C device enables users to transfer files between variA[degrees] ous notebooks such as the Apple MacBook 12" model and select PCs, smartphones and tablets, which come with a USB TypeA[degrees]C port, and PCs or lapA[degrees] tops with a conventional USB TypeA[degrees]A port.
The Nexus 6P has an AMOLED QHD display, Type-C reversible plug
, quick charge, larger 8MP FFC, and the pure vanilla Android with the fastest updates possible.
The biggest advantage of USB Type-C is its reversible plug
, which makes it more intuitive to use by minimizing the need to check connector alignment.
In other words, you're going to end up replacing your microUSB cords with the USB-C variety in the not too distant future, so you might as well start now - and get the bonus of a reversible plug
and quick charging times in the process.
MagCable provides reversible plug
. It does not matter whether the cable plug is flipped or not; MagCable could be connected to a device properly.
Back in February, (https://www.wsj.com/articles/apples-next-iphone-will-have-a-curved-screen-1488260583) Wall Street Journal reported that Apple will likely ditch the Lightning connector for the 24-pin, fully reversible plug
Along with the magnetic capabilities, the one-meter-long cable also comes with a reversible plug
which can be connected from either side, a dustproof & waterproof design, a smart light indicator, an instant charging mode which can be turned on to switch off data sync, resulting in faster charging and high speed data tranfer capabilities.