Apple's AirPower wireless charger might cost a whopping $200

The Apple iPhone X, iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus all support a new feature that no other iPhone in the past has had: wireless charging...
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56. macawmatt

Posts: 136; Member since: Feb 20, 2012

This is typical Apple nuts. $70 at Ikea for their triple charging pad, and it also has a USB port so you can even charge your tablet that doesn't have wireless charging at the same time. But its Apple so it has to be better, right?

64. Macready

Posts: 1821; Member since: Dec 08, 2014

Wow... those margins are holy indeed.

68. sleepypandaeyes

Posts: 373; Member since: Apr 12, 2015

Doesn't having a larger footprint result in more heat generated which will deteriorate battery life, and I csnt imagine Apple putting a fan in such a small matt so it will be just for standard wireless charging. I only paid £30 for my Samsung wireless confertible charger and I thought that was a rip off!!!.

69. T12RYK

Posts: 849; Member since: Jun 10, 2011

Wow! That's really expensive, but in all honesty I think I will end up buying 1 because Apple's quality (with the exception of their cables) is much better than majority of party vendors.

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