Although the iPhone 5 hit stores early this morning, those who waited in line were unable to purchase an adapter to go with the device’s new Lightning connector. Apple told Mashable that adapters — which will allow users to connect the new charger to accessories that support the previous one — aren’t yet in stores, but should be rolled out “soon.” No specifics were given on when they might be made available. Unlike previous chargers, the new Lightning is an eight-pin, all-digital connector. Read the full story at Mashable.
Apple Not Selling Lightning Adapters in Stores Yet
Author: Shelly Palmer
Shelly Palmer is Fox 5 New York's On-air Tech Expert (WNYW-TV) and the host of Fox Television's monthly show Shelly Palmer Digital Living. He also hosts United Stations Radio Network's, Shelly Palmer Digital Living Daily, a daily syndicated radio report that features insightful commentary and a unique insiders take on the biggest stories in technology, media, and entertainment. He is Managing Director of Advanced Media Ventures Group, LLC an industry-leading advisory and business development firm and a member of the Executive Committee of the National Academy of Television Arts & Sciences (the organization that bestows the coveted Emmy® Awards).