Universal Charger : For a long time there was talk of bringing universal chargers for all smartphones and other gadgets, but now the Parliament of the European Union (EU) has given a very important decision on this side. The EU Parliament has said that all mobile phones, tablets and cameras sold in the EU with a USB Type-C charging port will become mandatory by the end of 2024.
Universal Charger : 602 Votes in Favor
This decision will help in reducing e-waste and providing better products to the customers. The decision got 602 votes in favor, 13 against it and 8 suggested its adoption along with reforms. For a long time, there has been talk of bringing such a law in India, in which the same charger is used for all gadgets and if the news is to be believed, then the Indian government can also take a decision in this direction soon. ,
Universal Charger Required
Some time ago, the European Union (EU) had made a rule to bring universal charger, in which the union said that it will apply the rule to use universal charger for all types of smartphones and gadgets. With the implementation of this rule, not only will technology companies not need to make separate chargers, but this step will also be beneficial for the users as it will not require them to carry multiple chargers.
Apple Company Disagree
Apart from this, the introduction of universal charger will also reduce the electronic waste significantly. Apple’s opinion on this decision of the European Union was completely different. Apple said that with the introduction of universal chargers, the innovation will die out. Also the customers will also have to bear the brunt.
Apple Company Will have Problem
Let us tell you about 450 million smartphones are use in the European Union. Apple has long been using Lightning type chargers for all its gadgets, including iPads, AirPods and iPhones. Now considering making the EU Type-C charger a universal charger. In such a situation, this decision can prove to be a big problem for Apple.