The latest iPhone 15 Pro rumor puts it one step closer to being an iPad

iPhone 14 Pro on an orange background

We’ve heard from a number of sources that each mannequin in Apple’s upcoming iPhone 15 line will use USB-C charging ports as an alternative of Lightning ports, however the newest intelligence means that the iPhone 15 Professional (and presumably the iPhone 15 Extremely) could have two essential port-related benefits over its vanilla sibling.

For starters, the iPhone 15 Professional will reportedly assist Thunderbolt 3 information switch speeds along with USB-C 3.2 information switch speeds, the place the usual iPhone 15 will solely assist the latter. Thunderbolt 3 speeds can attain 40Gbps, the place USB-C 3.2 speeds prime out at 20Gbps, that means the iPhone 15 Professional will be capable of switch recordsdata at a a lot sooner fee.