Wireless Charging Mobile Phones
Beginning in 2019, major mobile phone brand manufacturers have worked hard on charging technology. Not only have wired fast charging achieved impressive results, but wireless charging technology has also made considerable progress. Entering 2020,Chinese domestic wireless charging technology is advancing by leaps and bounds, and a number of high-power wireless charging technologies such as 27W, 30W, and 40W have been commercially available.
With the entry of many well-known mobile phone brands such as Huawei, Xiaomi, OPPO, OnePlus, Meizu, Samsung, etc., the high-power wireless fast charging market has gradually formed; at the same time, in terms of educating users, the wireless charging function has been further penetrated and accelerated The popularization of technology drives the development of peripheral accessories.
|iPhone 8 Plus|
|iPhone XS MAX|
|iPhone 11 Pro|
|iPhone 11 Pro Max|
In September 2017, the iPhone was equipped with wireless charging for the first time. So far, the Apple camp has 10 wireless charging phones: iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus, iPhone X, iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max, iPhone XR, iPhone 11, iPhone 11 Pro, iPhone 11 Pro Max, iPhone SE. They have passed Qi certification and are equipped with 7.5W wireless fast charging, which is much faster than the previous 5W wireless charging. Apple’s every move has always been the industry vane. Since then, the wireless charging industry has risen again, and the Android camp has also followed up this feature.
|HUAWEI||Mate RS Porsche||10W|
|Mate20 RS Porsche|
|Mate30 RS Porsche|
|P40 Pro Plus||40W|
On March 27, 2018, Huawei released its first wireless charging mobile phone Huawei Mate RS Porsche Edition, which supports 10W wireless fast charging. Later, models supporting 15W wireless fast charging, 27W wireless fast charging and 40W wireless fast charging launched successively. Today, Huawei has 11 mobile phones supporting wireless fast charging, and has become the first mobile phone manufacturer to master 40W wireless fast charging technology.
Google’s son Nexus series has always been equipped with wireless charging function, since the release of Nexus 4 in 2012, mobile phones since then are also equipped with this function. So far, Google has four mobile phones that support wireless fast charging above 10W and have passed WPC Qi certification.
|Galaxy S Lite|
Samsung has always insisted on implementing wireless charging technology. So far, there are as many as 26 Samsung mobile phones equipped with this function. Including some flagship models such as Samsung Note series and S series, the wireless charging power has three levels of 12W, 10W, and 15W, and some models also support reverse wireless charging.
|9 Pro 5G||30W|
XiaoMi MIX 2S is the first domestically produced Snapdragon 845 mobile phone, and also the first XiaoMi mobile phone to support wireless charging. It is equipped with 7.5W wireless charging similar to Apple. Not only that, the subsequently released Xiaomi Mi MIX 3 also comes with wireless charging. Xiaomi Mi 9 supports 20W wireless fast charging, which can be fully charged in an hour and a half, which is faster than Mi 8 wired charging; subsequent Mi 9 Pro, Mi 10 and Mi 10 Pro support 30W wireless flash charging.
|ZTE||Telstra Tough Max||10W|
|Telstra Tough Max 2|
|Axon 9 Pro|
|Axon 10 Pro||15W|
|Axon 10 Pro 5G|
|Orange Neva Jet|
ZTE has been researching wireless charging technology for a long time. It has developed independent intellectual property rights and world-leading high-power wireless charging products for new energy vehicles not only in the consumer electronics fields such as mobile phones, but also in new energy fields such as electric vehicles. Patent applications for inventions have covered high-efficiency and high-power inductive wireless charging technology, foreign object detection, and primary and secondary side communications. ZTE currently has 6 wireless fast charging mobile phones, three of which support 10W wireless fast charging, and the other three support up to 15W wireless fast charging.
On April 13, 2020, OPPO’s charging performance flagship mobile phone OPPO ACE2, was launched. It uses the most powerful 65W SuperVOOC super flash charger. It has been equipped with wireless charging. The 40W AirVOOC wireless flash charger is the best and strong wireless charging ever seen.
On the evening of April 16, 2020, OnePlus held a new product launch conference in China, officially launching the OnePlus 8 series of new phones. The new mobile phone have reached the mainstream level of the current flagship phone, especially the addition of wireless charging, which adds a lot to this phone. It supports 30W Warp wired/wireless flash charging and reverse wireless charging.
The high-power wireless fast charging market has developed rapidly in the past two years, which is particularly prominent among domestic mobile phone manufacturers. Xiaomi and Huawei’s 20W, 27W, 30W, 40W and other high-power wireless fast charging are the first to come out. Even OPPO, OnePlus, and Meizu, which have never been involved in the wireless charging market, have launched 40W, 30W, and 27W wireless charging in 2020. Fast charging technology has refreshed users’ awareness of wireless charging technology time and time again, and at the same time has accelerated the popularization of wireless charging technology.
I believe that in the future, wireless charging technology will become the standard for more and more mobile phones, and high-power wireless fast charging will also become the ultimate development direction of the mobile phone market.