Kuo: Reversible Lightning cables will not ship with the Apple iPhone 6
0. phoneArena 01 Sep 2014, 11:09 posted on
Late last month, we passed along the word from third party retailer Moca.co, that the new reversible Lightning cable will not be ready in time to be included with the Apple iPhone 6. On Monday, KGI Securities analyst Ming-Chi Kuo confirmed that this would be the case. The analyst, who has been prescient with previous calls involving Apple, cites the cost of providing the new cable to all iPhone 6 buyers, as the reason behind Apple's decision not to put it in the box at launch...
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1. darkkjedii (Posts: 19737; Member since: 05 Feb 2011)
Man tomorrow, and 9-9 are gonna rock. Note and 6 for ya boy.
9. darkkjedii (Posts: 19737; Member since: 05 Feb 2011)
Oops my bad lol, I'm ahead of myself lol. Thanx +1.
12. engineer-1701d (Posts: 3259; Member since: 13 Mar 2014)
this is such bull the reasoning not included is because I don't own the rights to the patent for the device
2. ManusImperceptus (Posts: 724; Member since: 10 Jun 2014)
Good 'ol Apple... Make sure to use a custom cable, and charge your customers extra for the latest model.
5. darkkjedii (Posts: 19737; Member since: 05 Feb 2011)
Oh lord, more apple attacks. Simply don't buy it.
13. stealthd (unregistered)
I think you just described capitalism.
3. brrunopt (Posts: 742; Member since: 15 Aug 2013)
This will be Apple's excuse to keep lightning (and ripping off customers on cable prices) instead of changing to USB Type-C
11. E.N. (Posts: 2610; Member since: 25 Jan 2009)
They don't need reversibility as an excuse to keep the lightning cables...they'd keep it regardless.
14. InspectorGadget80 (unregistered)
More money in apples pockets ripping off its own consumers.
4. D.Lamore (Posts: 198; Member since: 15 Aug 2014)
Typical apple style, just watched beats by dre video by marques brownlee , the same s**t with iphones . Overrated products
6. darkkjedii (Posts: 19737; Member since: 05 Feb 2011)
Marques is a helluva reviewer. He looks awfully young to be doing it though. He's got a baby face.
8. Malki (Posts: 68; Member since: 20 Feb 2013)
Ok, he is young, but 10 times better than other reviewers
10. darkkjedii (Posts: 19737; Member since: 05 Feb 2011)
Yep, he doesn't beat around the bush. One of my favorites. Gotta shave the unibrow though lol
15. amiaq (Posts: 509; Member since: 30 Jun 2012)
That's ok may be ipong 7 will come with that feature. ooppss... or ipong 6s