Everything Wrong With Lightning Cables | Untangled

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  • Apple has used the Lightning connector for seven years. It used to be on everything but now it's only found on two types of devices. iPhones like the iPhone XS and iPhone XR, and lower-end iPads like the iPad Air. The lightning cable Apple includes with the iPhone XS doesn't support fast charging and transfers data at USB 2.0 speeds.
    In order to get fast charging you need to buy the 30w USB-C power adapter. Apple uses USB-C on the iPad Pro and the MacBook Pro. Switching the iPhone to USB-C would unify Apple's products. But it doesn't look like that will happen any time soon.
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  • Not Me Not Me
    Not Me Not Me 57 menit yang lalu

    Every electrical device I own: USB-A
    Macbook: Thunderbolt 3 only. They dont come with any USB-A ports.
    What a stupid idea.

  • kiara islam
    kiara islam 3 hari yang lalu

    Caption should be everything wrong with iPhone 😂

  • snwbubble
    snwbubble 4 hari yang lalu

    the worst is when the lightning cable that came in the freakin box starts giving you the "this accessory may not be supported" when it clearly worked the day before when connecting the same two devices

  • Ajithkumar M
    Ajithkumar M 4 hari yang lalu

    Why the f does tech insider hate apple?!

  • Jam Explosionz81
    Jam Explosionz81 6 hari yang lalu

    Its called anker. MFI certified and charges faster, can handle 175 pounds of weight and a free lifetime warranty.

  • ßerrısırıs
    ßerrısırıs 8 hari yang lalu +1

    Various tech companies: uses USB C
    Everyone: *silence*
    Apple: puts USB C on the next iPhone
    Everyone: omg Apple is leading innovation!

    • A Guy
      A Guy 5 hari yang lalu +1

      It's kinda the opposite:

      Android: *has shitty face recognition feature that doesn't work in dark enviroments and can be hacked easily*
      Android fanboys: *wOw iNnOvAtIoN*

      Apple: *releases polished Face ID feature that uses advanced 3D sensors and stores your data in a Secure Enclave*
      Android fanboys: *aNdRoId hAd ThIs fIrSt iSheEpS gO dIe*

  • Orson Jarrett
    Orson Jarrett 9 hari yang lalu

    Hey, it’s better than the 30 pin connector.

  • Bilal Konia
    Bilal Konia 10 hari yang lalu

    hope iphone 11 comes with type c

  • Star Cherry
    Star Cherry 22 hari yang lalu +2

    I'm tired of buying new cables 😒

    • A Guy
      A Guy 5 hari yang lalu

      Then stop pulling the wires and twisting the cable

  • James Lynn
    James Lynn 23 hari yang lalu

    The REAL problem with lightning: their design is flawed, and every lightning cable FAILS from corrosion of pin 4 within 6 months if you live in humid areas. Anyone who lives in Texas knows what I’m talking about.

  • Bobby Bell
    Bobby Bell 25 hari yang lalu

    *NOOOOOOOO * Iphone users if 6, 7 ,8 and 10 iphone

  • sh9683
    sh9683 29 hari yang lalu

    Far better then what android has. Don’t need a super steady hand

  • Incognito
    Incognito 29 hari yang lalu

    Bruh,just buy a anker cable for your device,that’s what I did, and it’s still rocking.

  • dexta32084
    dexta32084 29 hari yang lalu

    You think people have to carry around a lot of dongles now, just wait till they switch to USB-C.

  • Rizonzzz
    Rizonzzz Bulan Yang lalu

    Untangled ??? Mate this is tangled

  • MistifyYT
    MistifyYT Bulan Yang lalu

    Title: Everything wrong with lighting cables
    Me: watches video while charging phone with lighting cables
    Me: walks away from phone

  • MistifyYT
    MistifyYT Bulan Yang lalu

    Title: Everything wrong with lighting cables
    Me: watches video while charging phone with lighting cables
    Me: walks away from phone

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  • ItsHaox
    ItsHaox Bulan Yang lalu

    I brought my iPad to school for notes, my friend steals it I had a case on it but he took it off so I didn’t look like mine. I came back saying “is that yours?” Right when I say it this retard with butter fingers let my iPad Pro 2018 slide on concrete. There were scratches on the corners and on the back and a little scratch on my iPads camera. I told him to pay my iPad repairs. 5 months later I don’t get sht. And stays away from me everyday. I called his parents and they ACTUALLY pay me back. Then my friend had to pay back his parents. Now I bring my iPad Pro on important days for college.

  • patheorics
    patheorics Bulan Yang lalu

    but the headphone jack problem-
    *oHhhH NoOO*

  • OG Nick's JUUL
    OG Nick's JUUL Bulan Yang lalu +1

    This is why i buy samsung

  • Mashrur Ehsan
    Mashrur Ehsan Bulan Yang lalu

    Funny how I’m fixing the wire while watching this

  • MOISES MONTERROSA
    MOISES MONTERROSA Bulan Yang lalu

    The iPod touch still has it bruh

  • BEASTUX
    BEASTUX Bulan Yang lalu

    Lightning is gay

  • ThorleyTech
    ThorleyTech Bulan Yang lalu

    @TechInsider I think Apple should get rid of the old lightning connectors and bring out the iPad USB-C chargers with the iPhones instead 😉

  • Hur1caneaaron
    Hur1caneaaron Bulan Yang lalu

    Does anyone else has the problem that there lightning cable falls out easily for no reason???

  • Elka Sir
    Elka Sir Bulan Yang lalu

    Apple needs a new steve jobs

  • A man of culture
    A man of culture Bulan Yang lalu +2

    One day, Apple may not include their phones anymore in the box, just the lightning cable.

  • hamid ahmadi
    hamid ahmadi Bulan Yang lalu +1

    She atacc
    She protec
    But why does my iPhone cable have a cracc

  • RedSaphire
    RedSaphire Bulan Yang lalu

    I like the lighting connector better than usb c

  • bobbycone2
    bobbycone2 Bulan Yang lalu +1

    Apple sucks.

  • SenpaiZero
    SenpaiZero Bulan Yang lalu

    I think i saw this title years ago...

  • Jpgitters Official
    Jpgitters Official Bulan Yang lalu

    *Shocker* They Suck

  • oompa loompa
    oompa loompa Bulan Yang lalu

    My Grandma only owned android cables, so whenever I went to her house I never had a charger. We ended up going to a gas station to buy one, it was $30 🤨🤨🤨

  • Sonic boom
    Sonic boom Bulan Yang lalu

    He really said buy charger lmao you mean steal

  • Vasquez Beardoracci
    Vasquez Beardoracci Bulan Yang lalu

    Are they everyone? I never saw one.


    Apple is gey

  • Joel Osler
    Joel Osler Bulan Yang lalu

    0:17 ? Ummm. The newer iPod’s still have lightning.

  • Hanif Azhan
    Hanif Azhan Bulan Yang lalu

    There's nothing right with apple...

  • sebastian givskud
    sebastian givskud Bulan Yang lalu

    Before speaking about outdated apple technology then speak about androids mini usb

    • Joey Dentinger
      Joey Dentinger Bulan Yang lalu

      @sebastian givskud ha I got a Galaxy note 9

    • sebastian givskud
      sebastian givskud Bulan Yang lalu

      Joey Dentinger yeah DUDE of course you know that because you have one of those bad and cheap phones

    • Joey Dentinger
      Joey Dentinger Bulan Yang lalu

      Dude they don't even use micro anymore

  • Boku no hero Academia
    Boku no hero Academia Bulan Yang lalu +1

    I can’t go iPhone users and Android users having the same charger🤢 smh😔🤮

    • Trash Chi1d
      Trash Chi1d Bulan Yang lalu

      okay but what about you being at a friends house who has let’s say android and you have apple, or other way around. and you forgot your charger, BUT that’s a thing where they share the same charger, bam you’re safe. Or you can just have your phone die and not be able to communicate with anyone else incase of emerganch

  • Toongeek45
    Toongeek45 Bulan Yang lalu

    The biggest problem with lightning comes to light when you are in desperate need of a charge and everyone around you is carrying MicroUSB.

  • Mitchell Mckenzie
    Mitchell Mckenzie Bulan Yang lalu

    What are some other apple certified lightning usb to lightning connection for iPhone

  • Morty Smith
    Morty Smith Bulan Yang lalu

    We all know usb c is best

  • luis l
    luis l Bulan Yang lalu

    why don't they do a magnetic charger

  • TheReal_ist
    TheReal_ist Bulan Yang lalu

    An objective and not attack focused video on lighting and why they haven't replaced it on there iPhones yet.
    Talk about a first, nice job u guys not many can that now a days.....

  • Alexander Sokolov
    Alexander Sokolov Bulan Yang lalu +7

    Apple’s primary product line
    1) IPhone
    2) iPad
    3) Macintosh
    “Only 2 products use lightning cables” - well, duh.

    • A Guy
      A Guy 5 hari yang lalu +1

      @shadowless
      Funny how Android tablets were rushed, lazy copies of the iPad that just stretched mobile apps instead of being optimized for them, and yet Android fanboys praised them just because the pricetag was lower. You get what you pay for.
      By that logic, computers aren't needed anymore because they're just "bigger phones that don't make calls" so the billions of people that use them are idiots.
      And FYI, the iPad isn't "just a bigger iphone". It's got a powerful A12X Bionic chip that can run video editing apps and even Photoshop. Everything has its demographic and just because you have insecurities about the type of glass and metal slab other people are using, doesn't mean you have to dismiss innovation.

    • Alexander Sokolov
      Alexander Sokolov 7 hari yang lalu

      Hey, come on. iPad isn't a bigger iPhone. iPad is a bigger iPod touch.

    • shadowless
      shadowless 7 hari yang lalu

      Funny how it's been 9 years and isheep still haven't realized that the iPad is just a bigger iPhone that doesn't make calls.
      Kinda like saying a slice of pizza, isn't pizza, or calling a whole pizza a rounda

    • bluepeng889
      bluepeng889 Bulan Yang lalu

      AirPods use lightning too

  • Abhi R
    Abhi R Bulan Yang lalu +5

    I have 2 iphone 5 one 7 one iPad all lightning cables are fine... I don't know why people complain about it

  • Paul Ivan Villacrusis
    Paul Ivan Villacrusis Bulan Yang lalu

    Should have been everythings wrong with apple

  • Alaoui Naoufal
    Alaoui Naoufal Bulan Yang lalu

    I think that the first factory made a easy concept to plug in out even over the night on dark places ,human then other factory,and the first software having capability for blind users...

  • Dawood Kashif
    Dawood Kashif Bulan Yang lalu

    Those cables circumcise themselves

  • Jonathan Requena
    Jonathan Requena Bulan Yang lalu +2

    All I'ma say is keep lightning cable

  • Vladislav Pečík
    Vladislav Pečík Bulan Yang lalu +3

    Thunderbolt and lightning
    So next thing should be called “very very frightening me”

  • CandidoMendez
    CandidoMendez Bulan Yang lalu +3

    I wouldn't be surprised if they release a lightning 2 cable.

    • doenerteller
      doenerteller Bulan Yang lalu

      CandidoMendez and that wouldn’t even be bad

  • Ewan Noel
    Ewan Noel Bulan Yang lalu

    You do know apple IPhones can now wirelessly charge? As well as the lightning cable is their own brand, I think this channel is very crap

  • john 4
    john 4 Bulan Yang lalu +25

    Imagine the next Iphone's not gonna have a charging port and it has to be charged only wirelessly!!

    • john 4
      john 4 10 hari yang lalu

      @Dmitry Kim Lmao true!

    • Dmitry Kim
      Dmitry Kim 12 hari yang lalu +1

      Only with an apple charger that costs 399

  • Strikez
    Strikez Bulan Yang lalu +1

    *McQueen Intensifies*

  • icebunny08
    icebunny08 Bulan Yang lalu

    It's actually called an iPhone cable, not lightning cable

  • WENHUI YE
    WENHUI YE Bulan Yang lalu

    Apple chooses to ignore

  • Andrew B
    Andrew B Bulan Yang lalu

    Ill miss lightning it looks so cool to me

  • JRD DoubleU
    JRD DoubleU Bulan Yang lalu

    Apple is such a bad company. Their products are sub-par. Designed to fail. Their business practice borders on criminal.

  • MotorDetroit
    MotorDetroit Bulan Yang lalu

    I like lightning. MicroUSB was garbage. Always failed. Not reversible. I haven’t tried USB C yet but it doesn’t look as robust as lightning. I’ll be real disappointed if it’s also a fragile connection. And ya. No need to be faster. Most work is done wirelessly anyway. USB C is a solution without a problem.

  • Nicholas Meade
    Nicholas Meade Bulan Yang lalu

    But it’s smaller than USB-C

  • fuad alaphaghani
    fuad alaphaghani Bulan Yang lalu

    Iphone is shit.

  • Kidzspeed5
    Kidzspeed5 Bulan Yang lalu +1

    Just go to all USBC!

  • Dood Bro
    Dood Bro Bulan Yang lalu

    The port also wears out after a while, which means you have to finagle it just right and leave it for it to charge

  • Ibrahim TEM
    Ibrahim TEM Bulan Yang lalu +37

    Do y’all keep the skin on your cables or nah?

    • DeanStuff
      DeanStuff Bulan Yang lalu

      What kind of question is that?!


      Obviously I have a nudist cable.

    • eKs dEe
      eKs dEe Bulan Yang lalu

      Nah, I peel it off, gotta expose it to the world

    • Joey Dentinger
      Joey Dentinger Bulan Yang lalu +3

      Nah the skin gets discolored

    • Ibrahim TEM
      Ibrahim TEM Bulan Yang lalu +1

      Desirae Clay woooosh

    • Desirae Clay
      Desirae Clay Bulan Yang lalu

      Ibrahim TEM yes who don’t

  • lostinthelookingglas
    lostinthelookingglas Bulan Yang lalu

    Wow i don’t really care

  • JoacoAttack
    JoacoAttack Bulan Yang lalu

    My iPad pro 10.5 inch from 2017 still uses lightning :( but I don’t really care and it charges fast (considering it’s a 8800+ mAh battery).

  • Matt Halpain
    Matt Halpain Bulan Yang lalu

    My experience with lightning connectors is that the connector head wears out the iPhone female part that you stick the lightning head into. And dust and water make the female end of the lighting connection rendered useless. 2019 I switched to Android Samsung J7 2018, and I will have to see if the USB connector lasts longer than Apple lighting connection ? I've owned an iPhone 3gS, 4, 4s, 6sPlus, and finally iPhone X before I switched to Android Samsung. I love my Samsung Android way better than iPhone and iOS.

  • Frank ILYY
    Frank ILYY Bulan Yang lalu

    I like the Lightning plug (just the plug, I'm not talking about transfer rates etc.). It feels more stable and reliable than USB-C. In regard to connecting an iPhone to a current Mac, people that care about fast charging already have USB-C to Lightning cables anyway. Though I think, in the long run, everything will be USB-C at some point.

  • xD3bod
    xD3bod Bulan Yang lalu

    They do this for $$$

  • Chen Chen
    Chen Chen Bulan Yang lalu

    Exactly! iPhone is Apple's product with the biggest shipping volume. Any idea how much money it will lose out on if it switches to USB-C? Apple brings in hundreds of millions in profit just on all those MFi certifications for all lightning accessories and cables.

  • SAINT LEVEY
    SAINT LEVEY Bulan Yang lalu

    They are on iPods too

  • ROBO_GAMER123
    ROBO_GAMER123 Bulan Yang lalu

    I use the same USB C cable to charge my Android since 2016. Meanwhile, my mom bought an iPhone 7 Plus 1 year ago, and its cable is already destroyed

  • Nirvana Supermind
    Nirvana Supermind Bulan Yang lalu

    Plot twist: MagSafe is coming back