This levitating charger makes charging your Apple Watch a thing to look forward to

This levitating charger makes charging your Apple Watch a thing to look forward to


One way to make charging your Apple Watch or Pebble something to actually look forward to is placing it in a super-cool levitating charging cradle. Levitating technological objects always appear super-futuristic for some reason, and seeing your Apple Watch or Pebble fly is now a legitimate possibility, thanks to Lift's Kickstarter efforts.

Lift is a smartwatch charger designed to levitate while charging the gadget wirelessly. And when it's not doing the charging thing, it turns into a pretty night lamp!

While the charger needs a wire-connected pad to fly over and pull electricity from, the contraption itself is fully wireless. Just wrap the watch around it and it will charge.

The whole system has a minimal and clean appearance, making it a natural fit with the rest of your Apple gear. In addition, the charging unit can function as a portable battery pack, giving the Apple Watch or Pebble two full charges on the go.

Scheduled for delivery in October, the gadget has a retail price set at $249. Backers can still score a discount if they pledge now.



source: Lift (Kickstarter)

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10 Comments

1. ibend

Posts: 6747; Member since: Sep 30, 2014

it takes lots more effort just to charge :-/ and it takes time to balance that floating thingy (check unboxtherapy to see lou balancing floating speaker), and balancing this thing everyday will be frustrating lol...

3. techlover2017

Posts: 65; Member since: Aug 22, 2016

Dont criticize something thats actually worthy.

5. Nathan_ingx

Posts: 4767; Member since: Mar 07, 2012

Worthy how? Because it floats? What if he's right? Criticism is crucial.

7. Finalflash

Posts: 4062; Member since: Jul 23, 2013

Criticism is curcial? This is Apple stuff.....there is no criticizing unless you're an apostate.

8. lyndon420

Posts: 6491; Member since: Jul 11, 2012

Come on man...you gotta admit this is totally fricken cool. Wonder if this thing works with other wireless charging watches. I'd buy an apple watch just so I can see this thing in action...I wouldn't actually use the watch though because it's only purpose for me would be to just sit on this cradle.

2. Charlie2k

Posts: 111; Member since: Jan 11, 2016

Since the Apple Watch already is most of the time connected to a charger it sure could benefit some by charging it with style :)

4. techlover2017

Posts: 65; Member since: Aug 22, 2016

Its not about Apple watch. Its about cool tech.

6. cnour

Posts: 2305; Member since: Sep 11, 2014

Excellent products deserve excellent accessories. Thanks Apple for existing.

9. lyndon420

Posts: 6491; Member since: Jul 11, 2012

In this particular case, the charger is the excellent product and the watch is the accessory...just saying ;)

10. cornel222

Posts: 21; Member since: Jan 05, 2015

not an apple fan but this is pretty awsome , the levitation technology is for some decades now but some one thinked to turn it into a nice piece of tech for everyday use besides the trains not sure about the charging times but it probably worth it the extra time :D

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