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European Union makes USB-C mandatory for phones

Gadgets Now | 07/06/2022 11:05 PM | Click to read full article

European Union officials have reached an agreement on the new rules requiring a uniform charging cord for smartphones and other devices. EU officials said that they have inked a provisional agreement on a "single charging solution" for the products sold in the 27-nation bloc.

"Today we have made the common charger a reality in Europe!” said the European Parliament's rapporteur Alex Agius Saliba in a press statement.