Wireless charging the way forward

Cableless charging is becoming more popular with the rising adoption of the Qi wireless charging standard by smartphone-makers and faster speeds offered

Marketing manager Koh Wei Ming, 37, bought a wireless charging stand last week, after his Apple iPhone X's charging pins became loose and he could not plug in the charging cable.

He is already relishing his short time going cableless, loving "the ease with which you can charge your phone without the need of cables", which he feels is the biggest advantage of wireless charging.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on July 15, 2020, with the headline 'Wireless charging the way forward'. Print Edition | Subscribe