Apple has introduced its MagSafe wireless charger for its iPhones, for the first time with along with its iPhone 12 lineup. The MagSafe charger is not new to Apple. Apple introduced it back in January 2006 for Apple MacBooks. However, this is for the first time that Apple is embarking on MagSafe wireless charging to iPhones with some modifications and the latest upgrades.
Apple MagSafe Charger
Apple MagSafe charger, with quicker and faster-charging capabilities, is tiny, lighter, and providing up to 15W faster wireless charging.
Its magnets are aligned perfectly and attach to your iPhone 12 line up n a specific position on the backside having magnets.
How to use an Apple MagSafe charger?
MagSafe charger is easy to use. First of all, connect your USB-C connector or cable to the recommended 20 watts (W) or greater Apple USB-C power adapter or compatible third-party USB-C adapter.
Then position the MagSafe charger on a flat surface, clear of any metal objects or other foreign material.
To charge, place your iPhone on the MagSafe charger to get 15W faster wireless charging.
To get the maximum power output it’s necessary to plug into a power source before placing your iPhone on the MagSafe Charger.
The power passed along to the iPhone 12 at any moment will depend on several factors, such as system activity and temperature.
What’s special about the MagSafe charger?
A MagSafe wireless charger can charge the previous modules of Apple iPhones including iPhone 11 or 8. Besides these smartphones, it can be used to charge other Qi-enabled Android smartphones, air pods, and MacBooks.
Although it is worthy to note that charging a non-MagSafe Qi-compatible device with a MagSafe Charger, power is reduced and it may take longer to charge than on a typical Qi charger.
The charger also doesn’t hold a firm grip on other devices as in the case of iPhone12.
With iPhone 12 the MagSafe charger attaches itself strongly because of the presence of magnets having proper alignments.
You can use your iPhone 12 while being on charging. It’s pleasure using the Apple MagSafe wireless charger.
What you gonna get in the box?
Along with the MagSafe charger, you will get a USB C cable. This cable has a length of 1meter.
Power Source of MagSafe charger
There is no power source available in the box. So you have to buy it separately. Recommended power source for the charger is 20W USB-C Power Adapter.
Price of MagSafe Charger
Well, you may wonder but you will not be provided with a MagSafe charger along with iPhone 12 series. You will buy the charger separately. Will buying an iPhone you will pay an additional $39 for the charger.
It is available at a cost of Rs10,990.00 in Pakistan and Rs.4,500 in India.