30-Pin Sync Cables Getting ThunderBolt, USB 3?

30-Pin Sync Cables Getting ThunderBolt, USB 3?

According to a new patent found by Patently Apple, future iOS adapters and charging cables might be able t utilize ThunderBolt and/or USB 3. It isn’t immediately clear if this will be backward compatible with today’s 30-pin connectors.

Check out the schematic below:

PatentlyApple via 9to5Mac

  1. Warp says:

    I've read somewhere this is a very old patent, it means nothing today.

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