You can use an iPhone 8 fast charger to get 50% of your iPhone 8 battery in about 30 minutes. You need to use a special charger and a special USB C to Lightning cable. We’ll show you the best iPhone 8 fast chargers. These can fast charge the iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus.
This walks you through how to fast charge the iPhone 8 or iPhone X, which requires a special type of charger and a special USB C to Lightning cable. You’ll spend about $40 for this feature, even if you buy the third-party options that are cheaper than what Apple sells in stores and online.
The benefits of fast charging mean that you can get a 25% charge in 15 minuted and a 50% charge in 30 minutes. Most users won’t need to replace all of their cables with this kind of setup, but a fast charger in the car or at your office is going to be a life saver on busy days when battery life is at a premium.
We also plan to carry a fast charge backup battery in our bag and to pack one of these fast chargers while traveling so that we have it to charge the iPhone 8 up faster in an airport or when on a quick break between meetings.
We’ve hand picked the best iPhone 8 fast chargers you can buy. If you have a newer MacBook with USB C charging, you already have one of the chargers that works, but if you are buying one, look past Apple’s super-expensive options and you’ll find a lot of handy USB -PD chargers that can charge your iPhone 8 faster.
Aukey Amp PD Duo
The Aukey Amp PD Pro is an affordable charger that you can use to fast charge the iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus or iPhone X.
This is a small charger with a plug that retracts, so you can keep it in your bag without taking up much space. There is a USB C port that you can use to charge one device, and there is a small adapter that slides in to allow you to charge two devices over standard USB connections. This lets you get double duty out of this charger while traveling and it's very handy.
This charger outputs 29W with USB PD and with the adapter you can charge 5V USB devices at up to 2.4A per port.
There is no light to annoy you while using this at night and it's also very low-key with only a small embossed logo on the side. It comes with a 24 month warranty.
$17.99 at Amazon
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