For the expected anniversary edition Apple iPhone 8, Apple might introduce a new type of connector that could give the smartphone augmented reality capabilities and also aid in charging. The word on Apple was introducing a new charging port had been making the rounds before the release of the Apple iPhone 7. However, that didn’t materialize. Now, given that this yr’s iPhone is already poised to be some of the premia, feature-rich smartphones by Apple iPhone the ‘Smart Connector for AR and Charging’ might finally see the light of the day.
It is worth suggesting that the magnetic Smart Connector was first introduced on the 12.9-inch Apple iPad Pro in 2015. However, it is only supporting in charging the device till now. If the latest rumor from Israeli website The Verifier is to be supposed to be true, the next-gen Sensible Connector will come with possible AR or VR applications. While the current material connector is capable of charging the device, it is no recognized how much information can travel through it per second.
Apple CEO Tim Cook has openly talked about the company’s interest in exploring augmented reality technology. Current reviews have also claimed that the Apple iPhone 8 will do completed with specialized camera lens and technology that will not only support in facial recognition but also help in improving the mapping experience.
If one takes into concern the purported smart connector, it may mean that there will be added peripherals for the Apple iPhone 8 which could provide the augmented reality experience. Samsung, with its Galaxy S8 lineup, introduced the DeX connector that allows one to realize desktop experience from the smartphone. With the rumored sensible connector, we might be able to see something similar for the iPhone 8, where users can join the smartphone to a peripheral like a pair of glasses for the immersive
In addition to the increased reality experience, the connector is said to produce wireless charging capacities to Apple iPhone lastly. Then Samsung’s introduction of the wireless charging feature to its premium line of flagship smartphones, Apple iPhone users have long begged for a similar capability for the Apple phones.