Tag: AirPower

The world’s top Apple insider just told us when AirPods 2 and AirPower will finally launch

At this point, you might be forgiven for completely forgetting about the existence — or lack thereof — of AirPower, Apple’s wireless charging mat. Originally introduced all the way back in September of 2017, the charging mat was positioned as a nifty accessory that would allow users to wirelessly charge their Apple Watch, iPhone, and […]

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Apple’s silence on AirPower wireless charging might be delaying lawsuits

Obituaries circulated for Apple’s AirPower soon after Apple removed the accessory from its web site, and justifiably so. Originally promised for 2018, the wireless charging mat certainly wasn’t the first Apple product to miss its expected release date, but as a general statement, Apple explains and reschedules troubled products rather […]

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iPhone XS manual references unreleased AirPower wireless charging accessory

Soon after Apple unveiled the new iPhones and Apple Watch last week, we discovered that Apple removed almost all AirPower mentions from its website. Later, reports from two Apple insiders revealed that Apple has been experiencing various issues with AirPower manufacturing, which explains why the universal wireless charging accessory is still not available at Apple. […]

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Finally, there’s news about Apple’s AirPower wireless charger – it’s just not the news we wanted

Apple debuted its AirPower wireless charger on stage during its September 2017 iPhone event, and more or less blew everyone away. Wireless charging is nothing new, but the multi-device setup that Apple showed off looked slick and promised to make life easier for Apple Watch owners everywhere. Nearly a full year later, we’re still waiting […]

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Apple AirPower charger will reportedly ship in September after bug fixes

Apple’s previously announced but still unreleased AirPower charger is now planned to ship in or before September 2018, Bloomberg reports today, following a string of technical issues that prevented the accessory from arriving earlier in the year. The issues have apparently been addressed, enabling the wireless charging mat to go into testing at Apple employees’ […]

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Report: Apple Aims to Launch AirPower ‘Before Or in September’; Features Custom Chip and Runs Stripped down iOS

When Apple had unveiled the iPhone X in September last year, it had also showcased AirPower — a Qi-compatible wireless charger that was capable of simultaneously charging the iPhone 8/X, Apple Watch, and the AirPods. Back then, Apple had mentioned a release timeframe of early 2018 for the charger. With half of 2018 gone, there […]

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