The cutest wireless charger award at CES 2018 goes to... iOttie

The cutest wireless charger award at CES 2018 goes to... iOttie
Buoyed by Apple's adoption of the Qi wireless charging standard, accessory makers big and small have inundated CES 2018 with their pads, stands and sans-cable paraphernalia. Belkin introduced a few hockey pucks in different colors, for instance, but the cutest charger at the expo must be iOttie's new iON Wireless Fast Charging Pad that is coming our way this quarter. 

Clad in cloth, it is as inconspicuous and stylish as a wireless charging pad can be, and will look great on your desk available in five different colors to mix and match. The design doesn't take much space, and iOttie's creation sports a modern USB-C port for topping up, an extra USB output port and silicon pads for extra traction, but no distracting LED lights to speak of.

Moreover, the Qi charger can output up to 15W, so it can charge all popular phones that support the standard, like the Galaxy S8 or iPhone X, at full speed. IOttie is still mum on the pricing, but it shouldn't be long before we know the final tags. Do you like what you see here?

source: iOttie

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10 Comments

1. Supah

Posts: 692; Member since: Mar 08, 2017

So who's giving out this 'The cutest wireless charger award'?

2. worldpeace

Posts: 3135; Member since: Apr 15, 2016

Should be "Fattest wireless charger award"

3. torr310

Posts: 1678; Member since: Oct 27, 2011

Wireless charging is cool....but you can't use it while charging.

4. RebelwithoutaClue unregistered

You can use it, just limited. I used to use wireless charging quite a lot and making a call on speaker works perfectly. Playing a game can be done (just as I sometimes play a game when it's on my desk). Controlling your music is no problem whatsoever. Just no usage where you have to pick up the phone.

8. cmdacos

Posts: 4267; Member since: Nov 01, 2016

Use it regularly while it sits in my Qi Samsung car cradle.

10. worldpeace

Posts: 3135; Member since: Apr 15, 2016

I use wireless charger almost exclusively in the last 3-4 years, and I place it in charger whenever I didn't use it, so it's cool for me

6. Sparkxster

Posts: 1240; Member since: Mar 31, 2017

Design is very nice. Wish they would have went with a foldable stand design.

7. cmdacos

Posts: 4267; Member since: Nov 01, 2016

Looks too bulky and the sensor area seems very small needing tight alignment.

9. sissy246

Posts: 7124; Member since: Mar 04, 2015

That is f**king ugly

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