iOS 11.2 to unleash ‘fast’ wireless charging for the iPhone 8, iPhone X


Apple is preparing to release iOS 11.2, an update that will enable 7.5W “fast charging” for the new iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus and iPhone X.Currently, iOS v11.1.1 supports only 5W wireless charging; iOS 11.2 is now in beta and expected to ship over the next month or so.While all …

iPhone 8 And iPhone X Support Fast Charging With A Caveat

Apple didn’t mention this yesterday when it was unveiling the iPhone 8 and iPhone X but it has now been detailed that both new handsets support fast charging. There is, however, a caveat. You have to use USB-C if you want to fast charge your new iPhone.

The iPhone 8 and iPhone X will support fast charging, but only over USB-C

Tucked in among the details for the iPhone 8 and iPhone X is the fact that the new devices will support fast charging. Apple claims its new phones can recharge up to 50 percent of their battery life in a 30-minute charge. But there’s a catch: you have Apple’s new …

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iOS 11.2 is going to support faster 7.5W Qi wireless charging

The iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus and iPhone X all support wireless charging using the Qi standard. It means that iPhones are now compatible with hundreds of chargers out there. But iPhone Qi charging is currently limited to 5W, or the slowest wireless charging speed. Apple is currently working on …

Is wireless charging bad for your smartphone?

With Apple finally bringing native wireless charging to its iPhone lineup, the technology will become far more widely adopted, both among consumers and within corporations. Apple chose to use the Qi specification, which uses inductive charging Apple Loop: New iPhone X Secrets, iPhone Speaker Problems Confirmed, How Tim Cook Killed …

The iPhone Has Wireless Charging. Now What?

It only took five years since the inductive charging standard’s adoption by nearly every major manufacturer, but Apple has finally added Qi inductive charging (also known as wireless charging) to its mobile devices. Sure, better late than never, but do

I spent $13 to add wireless charging to my iPhone

I added a $13.57 Qi receiver to my iPhone. Can you spot it? Nope, because it’s tucked inside the case I was already using. Photo by Rick Broida/CNET. Finally! With the arrival of the iPhone 8 ($699.00 at Apple) and iPhone X ($999.99 at Apple), Apple If Google buys HTC, …