Originally intended to be released in 2018, the Qi wireless charger could be coming soon because Apple’s suppliers have purportedly begun mass production of the device, with one company said to start churning out first units later this month.
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Twelve South has created a unique gadget that looks and behaves like a 5” x 7” picture frame but also happens to wirelessly charges your phone quickly because it’s got a fast-charging 10-watt Qi charger hidden inside the frame.
The new iPhones will allegedly feature faster, more efficient wireless charging due to the use of copper wire coils which have lower resistance than the coils made from ferrite polymer composite that the current iPhones incorporate.
Logitech’s new dock supports 7.5W wireless charging, works in portrait and landscape orientation and holds your phone in an upright position so you can unlock with Face ID, read news, conduct FaceTime video conversations and more, all while the phone is charging.
A new report leaves many questions unanswered. How would that tiny battery inside the upcoming AirPods wireless charging case provide sufficient power for your iPhone? Is this the same case that Apple previewed alongside iPhone X last year? Color us puzzled.
The wait for AirPower will soon be over if a new report attributed to unnamed Taiwanese industry sources is anything to go by. According to the story, Apple’s upcoming multi-device Qi wireless charger will launch before the end of March.