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Edit by Peter Shen

Edit approved by David Hodson


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[* black] The Lightning connector looks like it could be [|swallowed] by the the 30-pin dock connector.
[* black] Here we can clearly see the eight leads in the new Lightning connector.
[* black] While there hasn't been any official word on the pin-out for the Lightning connector, we can confidently say that two of them will be used for power and ground. As for the other six, well, that's anyone's guess.
[* black] Apple claims that the Lightning connector is all digital. However, they also claim that the iPhone 5 supports analog audio-out and VGA video, indicating that there may be some kind of digital-to-analog conversion going on inside the cable.
[* black] [|Pinout information on Wikipedia's article]