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USB Type-C will turn your phone into a battery pack to charge other phones

Monday, April 20, 2015

It was only mentioned in passing at the Google I/O developers conference, but Google announced the ability for smartphones running Android M with USB Type-C (Apple simply calls it USB-C) ports to recharge other smartphones. The potential here is enormous.

USB Type-C

Your phone's battery can be used like an external battery pack for other devices. With a two-way USB Type-C cable, you could quickly "lend" a friend's dying smartphone some quick power. Smartwatches could also adopt USB Type-C ports instead of using proprietary wireless charging dock

Obviously, it wouldn't make much sense to us


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