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Mobile Phones to Adopt New, Smaller USB Connector

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The USB Implementers Forum, Inc.(USB-IF) today announced the completion of the Micro-USB specification, a new connector technology that will replace many of the Mini-series plugs and receptacles currently used in portable products. This USB-IF connector specification was developed to support the growing miniaturization trend for portable devices, as well as the continued adoption of USB in mobile phones. The Micro-series connectors will be standardized and will continue to maintain the ease-of-use and speed of the USB technology. Nokia will be one of the first big mobile manufacturers to utilize the new Micro-USB specification.

Source: USB-IF
 

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Isn't that what digital cameras use, at least to plug the usb cable into the camera, while a standard plug goes into the PC?
 

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Isn't that what digital cameras use, at least to plug the usb cable into the camera, while a standard plug goes into the PC?
The USB Implementers Forum, Inc.(USB-IF) today announced the completion of the Micro-USB specification, a new connector technology that will replace many of the Mini-series plugs and receptacles currently used in portable products.