At the moment, Apple lastly started promoting and delivery the MagSafe Duo charger, an adjunct that was introduced alongside the brand new iPhone 12 lineup on October 13.
The MagSafe Duo is a charging pad that makes use of Qi wi-fi charging tech to cost two gadgets without delay. Apple says it helps any Qi-enabled system however, after all, it particularly notes that the Duo can cost any two-device mixture of an iPhone, an Apple Watch, or AirPods instances.
The MagSafe Duo charger is only one of numerous MagSafe equipment Apple introduced in October. New iPhones have a magnet constructed into the again that’s designed to permit chargers and instances to latch on, and MagSafe iPhones even have built-in sensors to detect what sort of accent is being linked and talk with it by way of NFC.
Apple additionally introduced at that very same iPhone occasion that new iPhones would not include charging bricks of their packing containers, and that additionally applies to this charger. Apple is assuming right here that almost all anybody who buys this already has a charging brick available, however should you do not, Apple’s retailer web page says the next about what you need to make sure that to get to make use of the MagSafe Duo:
– 20W USB-C Energy Adapter (offered individually) for sooner wi-fi charging as much as 11W
– 27W or larger USB-C Energy Adapter (offered individually) for sooner wi-fi charging as much as 14W
Clearly, wired charging goes to be a lot sooner. However should you just like the comfort of wi-fi charging, that is Apple’s meant multidevice resolution for you—although it does not assist three gadgets without delay just like the long-ago announced-then-seemingly-canceled AirPower mat.
The MagSafe Duo is priced at $129 and ships immediately, with the primary deliveries anticipated to reach at patrons’ doorsteps later this week.
Itemizing picture by Apple