An iPhone 6S is plugged into a battery charger in Washington, DC. File photo: AFP An iPhone 6S is plugged into a battery charger in Washington, DC. File photo: AFP
An iPhone 6S is plugged into a battery charger in Washington, DC. File photo: AFP

Apple pushes back against EU’s call for common charger, warns of innovation risks

  • European Parliament lawmakers called for a common charger for all mobile phones last week
  • A move to a common charger would affect Apple more than any other companies as most of its products are powered by its Lightning cable

Topic |   European Union
An iPhone 6S is plugged into a battery charger in Washington, DC. File photo: AFP An iPhone 6S is plugged into a battery charger in Washington, DC. File photo: AFP
An iPhone 6S is plugged into a battery charger in Washington, DC. File photo: AFP
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