Charging cables. Bleh, right? You have to find them, untangle them, plug them in your phone... and it's a hassle. Okay, I know that's just another first-world problem I should not be complaining about, but hey, there's no denying how much more convenient wireless charging
But what if you want to charge two phones or a smartphone and a smartwatch at the same time? Thankfully, we live in the future, and dual wireless chargers are now a thing. There are triple wireless chargers as well, for charging a phone, a watch, and a pair of AirPods
, for example! Here's our list of the best dual wireless charging pads on the market for phones, smartwatches, earphones, and just about any accessory with wireless charging support.
Can a wireless charger charge 2 phones at once?
No, a standard wireless charger cannot charge two phones at the same time. For that, you need a dual wireless charger like the ones we've picked below. However, some of the dual and triple wireless chargers we picked are not made for two smartphones, but for a smartphone and a smartwatch.
Samsung Wireless Charger duo pad
Samsung’s Wireless Charger duo pad can simultaneously charge two phones or a phone and a smartwatch. It also provides up to 12W Fast Charge for devices that support it. Additionally, Samsung’s Wireless Charger duo pad is Qi-certified so it can be used with devices from other brands as well, such as Apple and Google, except for Apple Watch
. It’s offered in two colors ‒ black or white, and sports a modern and simple design. Buy Samsung Wireless Charger duo pad from Samsung
Anker PowerWave 10 Dual Pad
Anker’s PowerWave 10 Dual Pad can also wirelessly charge two phones at once. It can provide up to 10W Output for Samsung smartphones and 7.5W for iPhones. Additionally, the PowerWave 10 Dual Pad is compatible with cases up to 5mm thick, so you don’t need to take off your case when you’re charging your device. It's equipped with LED indicators that show the charging status of your two devices.
mophie dual wireless charging pad (fabric)
If you want your charging pad to look fashionable and different, mophie has you covered. The mophie dual wireless charging pad has a gorgeous fabric finish and looks premium and stylish. It is Qi-certified and optimized for Samsung, Apple, and Google fast charge. An extra USB type A port allows you to plug in a third device, for example an Apple Watch. This wireless charging pad also features a rubberized outer ring which prevents your smartphone from sliding off if it vibrates.
Belkin Boost Up Wireless Charging Dock
Belkin’s Boost Up Wireless Charging Dock offers a stand for your smartphone and smartwatch, so its design is not as compact as the previous three, but offers a great level of comfort and an ideal viewing angle for your devices while they’re charging. Additionally, you can charge a third device from the dock with a cable, while at the same time you’re charging your iPhone and Apple Watch. It's also Qi-certified so it’s compatible with smartphones and devices that support it. What’s more, Belkin's Boost UP Wireless Charging Dock doesn't interfere with the Nightstand mode of your Apple Watch when it's charging.
mophie 3-in-1 wireless charging pad
The mophie 3-in1 wireless charging pad is especially focused on Apple devices and it has dedicated spots in its design for the placement of your iPhone, Apple Watch and AirPods. Yes, this wireless charging pad can take up to three devices to charge simultaneously without cables. Its smooth glass finish looks modern and sleek. It also doesn’t obstruct Apple Watch’s screen in Nightstand mode.
Satechi Trio Wireless Charging Pad
Satechi’s Trio Wireless Charging Pad has a dedicated stand for a smartwatch and can charge up to three devices simultaneously as well ‒ Apple Watch, AirPods with wireless charging case and any Qi-enabled smartphone. It can provide charge through cases thinner than 5mm, and also supports Apple Watch’s Nightstand mode. It also has LED indicator lights which light up when each device has started to charge.