Apple is in no mood to give up Lightning port and adapt to standard chargers, which are used by Android users. Responding to European Union’s proposal to make all companies provide same charger.
Apple, said that making all companies use same type of connector “stifles innovation rather than encouraging it….”. so, let them provide their own connector.
“We hope the (European) Commission will continue to seek a solution. That does not restrict the industry’s ability to innovate,” the company said in a statement.
The MEPs said that attempts to make companies, use the same charger voluntarily have failed. The European Commission has been pushing for a common charger for over a decade.
European Commision, which acts as the executive for the EU, may come with new regulation. To support the same charger. Apple maintains the proposal “bad for the environment”, Almost new Android mobiles comes with USB type C or micro-USB.
However, Apple iPhones do not work with Android phone chargers. This means that iPhones users cannot charge their phones with standard chargers.
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