What is MagSafe Charger?
MagSafe is a magnetic technology of Apple, built into the internal engineering of the iPhone 13 models.
Apple’s new iPhone is equipped with MagSafe charging infrastructure, which allows you to charge without plugging a cable into the device.
Apple's MagSafe Qi wireless charger - which is sold separately for $52.98 - is a round disc that includes magnets that attach to the magnets inside the iPhone to align automatically.
Because magnets can achieve lots of precise alignment-MagSafe can achieve faster charging.
With MagSafe, you can charge up to 15 watts of power. When plugged in through the Lightning port, iPhone can charge up to 20 watts.
Which iPhones Have MagSafe?
MagSafe’s wireless charging is available for iPhone 12, iPhone 12 Mini, iPhone 12 Pro and iPhone 12 Pro Max. It is now also included in iPhone 13, iPhone 13 Mini, iPhone 13 Pro and iPhone 13 Pro Max.
This technology may also be included in the future iPhone.
Why MagSafe is Good for iPhone Charging
1， Chargers using MagSafe can provide up to 15W of charging power, while other wireless chargers can provide 7.5W of charging power.
2， MagSafe has created many accessories, such as magnetic car vents and fitness stands, facial motion trackers, and power banks
*MagSafe ought to make sure that the iPhone is correctly aligned with its wireless charger-if they are not aligned, they may not be able to charge.
*Apple may start to switch from wired charging to wireless charging-the future iPhone will have no charging port at all.
How is MagSafe Different From Qi Charging?
Both systems work similarly:
- MagSafe--you can charge iPhone 12 or 13 with up to 15 W (the power of iPhone 12 mini and 13 mini can only be changed to 12 W)
- Qi--Qi charging power is limited to 7.5 W. Some mobile phone brands allow Qi charging at 10 W, but Apple limits its devices to 7.5 W, possibly for safety or efficiency reasons.
Apple sells a number of MagSafe charging products - you can view the collection here
Apple's official MagSafe charger costs $52.98. You can buy it here.