The introduction of USB-C in the iPhone 15 and later marks a significant shift in Apple's design philosophy, aligning more closely with universal charging and data transfer standards. This guide will walk you through how to leverage this feature to connect with various devices, transfer data, and even charge other devices using your iPhone 15's internal battery.
Apple had its annual meet-and-greet for new products, this time featuring the iPhone 15 series. The iPhone 15 and iPhone 15 Plus come with a sleek design overhaul, showcasing a textured matte finish on a back made fully of glass. This new design aesthetic, combined with a contoured edge, makes for a visually appealing and ergonomic device. Ceramic Shield technology is incorporated to enhance durability.
Apple has been gearing up for changes to the charging experience with the iPhone 15 lineup. Recent leaks suggest multiple upgrades to the standard Lightning cable that currently ships with the iPhone. All but confirmed is Apple's shift to adopting the USB-C standard, foregoing the proprietary Lighting port in use since 2012.
No, the iPhone 15 does not include Touch ID. Apple is widely expected to continue offering Face ID on the newest iPhone models with Dynamic Island.
Apple introduced an upgraded 48-megapixel image sensor on the iPhone 14 Pro and iPhone 14 Pro Max in 2022. The company has now introduced 48 MP camera technology on its entire iPhone 15 lineup this fall.