Apple has a brand new wi-fi charging pad known as the AirPower, which is basically a mat with room to your new iPhone eight or iPhone X, in addition to your Apple Watch, and even AirPods with a brand new non-obligatory wi-fi charging case accent. It’ll cost all of them with none cables required, however you’ll have to attend till 2018 to get one – Apple stated it’s coming early subsequent yr.
The AirPower mat makes use of a brand new form of charging commonplace that helps multi-device charging, which could clarify why it’s not transport immediately: It in all probability requires extra work to carry it to full scale manufacturing, which is definitely one thing that was reported as a rumor earlier at this time previous to this occasion.
Apple’s AirPower accent really ought to do rather a lot to assist result in really wi-fi machine use, because it solves a number of the inconveniences of utilizing wi-fi charging at this time (help for just one machine per pad, requiring particular placement). We’ll be watching to see updates on the transport timeline, however Apple will in all probability promote a bunch, relying on pricing, which has but to be introduced.