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Watch the video of the New Lightning Cable with reversible USB connector in action

Watch the video of the New Lightning Cable with reversible USB connector in action

We’ve seen couple of leaked photos of the new Lighning cable, which has revealed that it could come with a reversible USB connector.

Sonny Dickson, the Australian-based blogger, who leaked parts of the iPhone 5s and iPad Air before it was launched last year, and had posted a photo of the new Lightning cable with the reversible USB connector, has just posted couple of videos of the new Lightning cable.

Apple patent filing confirms fully reversible Lightning cable

Apple patent filing confirms fully reversible Lightning cable

Following a report over the weekend that provided a first look at what could be a next-generation Lightning cable with a reversible USB connector, a new patent filing has been uncovered that all but confirms the existence of the fully reversible cable. 

Leaked photo of New Lightning cable with reversible USB connector

Leaked photo of New Lightning cable with reversible USB connector

Few days back leaked photos of the new Lightning cable revealed that it may come with a reversible USB connector.

Sonny Dickson, the Australian-based blogger, who leaked parts of the iPhone 5s and iPad Air before it was launched last year, has posted a photo of the new Lightning cable with the reversible USB connector.

Leaked Photos show alleged Lightning Cable with Reversible USB Connector

Leaked Photos show alleged Lightning Cable with Reversible USB Connector

A series of leaked photos have surfaced on a Chinese website Dianxinshouji.com that depict a new Lightning cable with a reversible USB connector, perhaps designed to match the new USB 3.1 Type-C cable with reversible ends that will begin shipping next year. 

Apple may introduce High Definition audio playback in iOS 8, launch new Lightning cable and In-ear Headphones

Apple may introduce High Definition audio playback in iOS 8, launch new Lightning cable and In-ear Headphones

Japanese website Macotakara claims that Apple may introduce high definition audio playback in iOS 8.

The report also claims that Apple will launch new versions of in-ear headphones and Lightning cable.

iPhone charger saves officer shot in the line of duty

iPhone charger saves officer shot in the line of duty

A Los Angeles County sheriff deputy owes her life to her iPhone’s lightning cable which took a bullet that was meant for her, says a report by KTLA. The unusual shooting took place early Tuesday morning in Inglewood, California.

Here’s Why the Lightning Digital AV Adapter Can’t Stream Raw HDMI

Here’s Why the Lightning Digital AV Adapter Can’t Stream Raw HDMI

Yesterday, we’d told you about the tiny ARM based computer embedded inside every $50 Lightning Digital AV Adapter. While it was clear that there was some video decoding being done by the ARM SoC, we didn’t really know the specifics and the exact reason why the adapter wasn’t outputting raw HDMI.

Apple’s Lightning Digital AV Adapter Has a Tiny Computer Inside With 256MB RAM and an ARM SoC

Apple’s Lightning Digital AV Adapter Has a Tiny Computer Inside With 256MB RAM and an ARM SoC

While we knew that Lightning accessories packed in an embedded Texas Instruments chip to handle its adaptive 8-pin interface, a new teardown of the $50 Lightning Digital AV Adapter shows that the complexity in some of these accessories is far more than we’ve imagined.