Belkin, known for offering mobile accessories, today unveiled its new wireless charging pad for iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus and iPhone X.
Dubbed as the Boost↑Up Wireless Charging Pad, the charger is said to provide an effortless wireless charging experience for iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus and iPhone X. The new charger is fine-tuned with Qi technology under the hood and is also able to charge at levels up to 7.5W for compatible devices.
Commenting on the launch, Steve Malony, General Manager and Vice President, Belkin said, "Customers around the world love iPhone and we believe wireless charging is the future. We are excited to continue expanding Belkin's growing portfolio of wireless charging solutions with the new Boost↑Up Wireless Charging Pad for iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus and iPhone X, holding to our mission of helping consumers realize the power of new technology." "Today we deliver the best cable-free and convenient charging solution for iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus and iPhone X users."
Besides, Belkin had conducted a wireless global consumer insights study earlier this year to understand charging behavior and purchasing preferences. As per the company, the designing of the new product has been done keeping consumer feedback in mind.
Moving on, some of the key features of Boost↑Up Wireless Charging Pad include, cable-free convenience, optimized charging up to 7.5W for compatible devices, ability to charge through cases up to 3mm thick, maintaining full functionality of device while charging, the latest Qi wireless charging standard and connected equipment warranty up to $2500 + bonus warranty.
As for the pricing and availability of this device, Belkin's Boost↑Up Wireless Charging Pad will be available for purchase starting September 15 at a price of $59.99 (approximately Rs. 3,775). The charger will be available at apple.com and the company has assured that the wireless charger will soon come to Apple stores worldwide as well.