Galaxy S5 Wireless Charging Cover Pre-Orders Start for May Release

This is the official Galaxy S5 wireless charging pad, but there are many options.

The Samsung Galaxy S5 wireless charging back lets users charge the new phone by placing it on a compatible charger without fumbling for a cable or removing the small flap that keeps the Galaxy S5 water-resistant. Samsung announced Galaxy S5 wireless chargers at the event and put them up online before the phone hit store shelves, […]

Qi’s New Wireless Resonance Charging Could Give Smartwatches Big Boost

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While we saw the introduction of a few smartwatches in 2013, the efforts did not take off as expected due in part to high price points, complicated UIs, and anemic battery life. However, that could change this year if Qi’s new wireless resonance charging standard hits the market and wireless charging pads using the charging […]

Sony’s New Qi Wireless Charging Tech Could Charge a Phone in 1-Hour

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Sony is working on a new wireless charging technology based on the Qi standard that could shorten wireless charging time to as little as an hour. Sony is able to achieve these rapid charging times since the new wireless charging devices and accessories are able to use more current to charge phones and tablets. According […]

Samsung Galaxy S3 Wireless Charger Review

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For $13 it’s easy to add wireless charging to the Samsung Galaxy S3 without the need to buy a new back or give up the ability to use cases. After doing some digging I found a $13 Samsung Galaxy S3 wireless charging receiver that snaps into place on the Samsung Galaxy S3 underneath the existing […]

Nokia Pairs NFC App to Wireless Car Charging Dock

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Nokia had introduced a wireless car charging dock before, and now the company is making the dock a bit smarter thanks to built-in NFC functionality. With the wireless charging dock, users can simply attach their compatible Lumia smartphones into the car dock and not need to plug in a micro USB cable to charge. The […]

Battle for Wireless Charging to Heat Up in 2014

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The battle for the de factor standard for wireless charging is expected to heat up in 2014 with Power Matters Alliance announcing that it has gained the support from new members Samsung, HTC, and LG in addition to established support from AT&T, Google, Blackberry, Kyocera, NEC, Texas Instruments and ZTE. Power Matters Alliance offers a challenge […]

iPhone 6 Wireless Charging More Probable, Despite iPhone 5S Rumors

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Despite claims that the iPhone 5S will feature wireless charging Apple fans will likely need to wait for the iPhone 6 for the convenience of wirelessly charging the iPhone without a case. A new DigiTimes report claims that the Apple is working on integrating wireless charging, alongside HTC and Samsung. The report claims these companies are looking […]

Nexus 4 Wireless Charger Review

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The Nexus 4 wireless charger is a $60 Nexus 4 accessory that allows users to charge the Nexus 4 by placing it on a small orb, without attaching any wires to the Nexus 4. The Nexus 4 supports Qi wireless charging, but as we found the Nexus 4 doesn’t work with every Qi charger, so […]

Nexus 4 Wireless Charger Now Shipping

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The Nexus 4 Wireless Charger is now shipping to shoppers who ordered the Nexus 4 accessory when it launched on the Google Play Store earlier this week. Original shipping estimates placed shipments on February 16th, emails started going out to shoppers this morning notifying them that the Nexus 4 Wireless Charger was with UPS and […]

Is This the Samsung Galaxy S4 Wireless Charger?

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The Samsung Galaxy S4 is rumored for a March launch with an official Samsung wireless charger, and it looks like the first Galaxy S4 accessory might be posing for photos at the FCC. Little is known about the Galaxy S4 wireless charging kit, but based on photos and details from the FCC, Samsung’s wireless charger will use […]

Nexus 4 Wireless Charging Orb Pre-Orders Start

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The Nexus 4 Wireless Charging Orb pre-orders started this evening, allowing Nexus 4 owners to pick up the wireless charger for $60 plus shipping. Pure Mobile posted the Nexus 4 Wireless Charging Orb product page earlier today, and is now taking pre-orders with shipping starting in two to four weeks. Shipping ranges from free to $19.99 for […]

Samsung Galaxy S4 Rumored to Feature Wireless Charging

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The Samsung Galaxy S4, presumed to be coming at some point in the first half of this year to replace the Samsung Galaxy S3, has popped up again in rumors today with another potential feature emerging from the shadows. That new potential feature is support for the Qi standard of wireless charging though it appears […]

Audiovox Brings Qi Wireless Charging To Any Car

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Audiovox will soon bring a Qi wireless charging cradle to cars in the U.S. The new Audiovox Qi Cradle for cars will use the Qi Multi Litz Coil Array, which lets users position their smartphone with Qi wireless charging any way they want in the dock to charge. Audiovox claims the Qi Multi Litz Coil Array “retains […]

Nexus 4 Wireless Charging: Qi Isn’t a Standard (Video)

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The Nexus 4 feature built-in wireless charging that should work with all Qi compatible wireless chargers, but the Qi standard doesn’t mean things just work. The Nexus 4 wireless charging Orb from Google looks beautiful, and is designed to work with the Nexus 4, but there;s no sign of a release date or price, so we’ve been […]

Nexus 4 Wireless Chargers You Can Buy Now

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The LG Nexus 4 supports wireless charging with built-in Qi wireless charging , and while Google is not yet selling the official Nexus 4 wireless charging orb, users can buy a compatible wireless charger without waiting for Google. The LG Nexus 4, as well as the Droid DNA and Lumia 920, all use Qi wireless charging, […]

Can the Lumia 920 Kick Start the Wireless Charging Trend?

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Today Nokia announced the Lumia 920, the flagship Windows Phone 8 device, with wireless. Wireless charging isn’t new. We’ve seen wireless charging backs for some Android devices and cases like the PowerMat iPhone case. We’ve even seen a push for built-in wireless charging from HP and Palm, but that didn’t end well. This push for […]

5 Awesome iPad 3 Accessories We Want To See at Launch

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On Wednesday March 7th Apple will announce the new iPad. Whether it is the iPad 3 or the iPad HD, we expect to hear about at least one new iPad 3 accessory before Tm Cook leaves the stage. In 2011, Apple announced the Smart Cover, a magnetic case for the iPad 2, which proved popular thanks to […]

GottaBeFunded: SolMate Solar Power Inductive Charging iPhone Case

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Imagine an iPhone case that charges your phone with solar power, is compatible with industry standard wireless charging and looks good while protecting your iPhone. If that sounds like your kind of case, the SolMate iPhone case is a KickStarter project you should back right now, before the backing closes and you have to wait […]