An earlier discussion about this kind of thing: https://forums.macrumors.com/threads/could-the-future-iphone-lose-the-lightning-port.2003114/Seeing as Apple is adopting wireless charging do you forsee a day when the iPhone will no longer have any ports?
Yes, and that’s why Apple will never adopt it for iPhone in my opinion.Why does everyone want USB-C? Isn’t the port bigger?
If it gets to a point where I have to look at CarPlay as a requirement for a car that I buy, then I'll switch to Android.Yes, and that’s why Apple will never adopt it for iPhone in my opinion.
The lightning port will be around for 4-5 years yet, in my opinion. By then there should be enough cars with wireless CarPlay, for example.
Though a physical port is still very useful in case you need to recover a badly crashed device.
People had an abundance of 30-pin cables too.Why does everyone want USB-C? Isn’t the port bigger?
Surely everyone has an abundance of lightning cables by now.