Ap­ple’s AirPower wire­less charg­ing pad

Ro­man Loy­ola an­swers all your ques­tions

iPad&iPhone user - - FEATURE -

Ap­ple’s new AirPower is a wire­less charg­ing pad to help clean up the mess of charg­ing ca­bles for your iPhone, Ap­ple Watch, and AirPods. Ap­ple un­veiled AirPower at its iPhone X event, but the com­pany didn’t pro­vide much de­tail. We hope to fill the void here.

What is AirPower?

AirPower is a wire­less charg­ing pad. There are sev­eral wire­less charg­ing pads on the mar­ket, but be­fore the iPhone 8 and iPhone X, you had to use a spe­cial case with your iPhone in or­der to use a wire­less charg­ing pad. It works with­out the need of a spe­cial case. Just plop your iPhone on to the AirPower pad, and it starts charg­ing. No need to plug in your iPhone.

How does the AirPower work?

Place the AirPower pad on your desk or wher­ever you like to charge your de­vices. Then plug it into a power out­let. To charge your de­vice, just place it on the matt, with the front fac­ing up. That’s it.

To get a lit­tle but more tech­ni­cal, AirPower uses in­duc­tion, where an elec­tro­mag­netic field

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