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Type-C charging port for all devices: Stakeholders agree to phased rollout

Stakeholders have agreed to a phased roll-out of a uniform charging port for effective implementation and easy adoption so that the same can be applied by the industry and adopted by consumers

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The meeting was held with the stakeholders on the adoption of USB Type – C as a charging port for varied electronic devices

Pratigya Yadav New Delhi
Moving a step closer to uniform charging adoption, the Department of Consumer Affairs decides to form a sub-group to examine the feasibility of uniform charging ports for wearables like earbuds and smartwatches. The sub-group will include representatives from industry bodies, educational institutions, etc.

The decision was taken on Wednesday during the central inter-ministerial taskforce meeting. The meeting was held with the stakeholders on the adoption of USB Type – C as a charging port for electronic devices such as smartphones, tablets, laptops among others.

Stakeholders have agreed to a phased roll-out of a uniform charging port for effective implementation and

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First Published: Nov 16 2022 | 11:54 PM IST

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