EU deal struck on common charger


From mobile phones to digital cameras, consumers will soon be able to use a single charger for all their portable electronics devices, according to the European Parliament.

By autumn 2024, USB Type-C will become the common charging port for all mobile phones, tablets and cameras in the EU following a deal agreed between European Parliament and Council negotiators.

Brussels says it will ‘reduce hassle for consumers and curb e-waste’.

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