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.
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.
Looking for a wireless charger for your iPhone? Consider a wireless charging stand. Unlike pads/mats, which lay flat, stands hold your phone upright so you can perform simple tasks and view Lock screen alerts while charging. Stands also typically have fewer dead spots—areas not covered by the charging coil—ensuring more consistent charges. Below we’ve put together a list of what we believe are some of the best wireless charging stands available.
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.