For several years, the reverse wireless charging talk about her at Apple. Indeed, of numerous patents from the firm to the apple talk about this technology for the iPhone. Its objective is simple: to allow recharge accessoriessuch as AirPods or an Apple Watch, when they are posed at the back from smart phone. Moreover, a recent patent filed by Apple talks about reverse charging, but this time for charge another iPhone.
Present on many Android smartphones, including the recent Galaxy Z Flip 4 and Z Fold 4, reverse wireless charging is a technology still absent from Apple products. However, it makes users dream. Indeed, who wouldn’t like to charge their AirPods or Apple Watch using the battery of their iPhone, iPad or iPad?
The good news in history is that the American firm is working well on the subject. Indeed, previous Apple patents have already concerned reverse wireless charging on a MacBook and an iPad, in particular to charge an iPhone or an Apple Watch. By the way, many rumors have come to predict the arrival of this technology on the iPhone 12, iPhone 13 or iPhone 14.
However, Apple still hasn’t made the leap. The development of reverse wireless charging is still on the agenda. In fact, the site Patently Apple revealed a new patent application from Apple about it. The latter mentions in particular the possibility of recharging an iPhone using another iPhone through reverse charging. The company also mentions that the technology would make it possible to recharge other products, such as the AirPods and the Apple Watch.
As usual, patience is key. Indeed, we do not know when Apple intends to launch reverse wireless charging on one of its products. The multiple patent filings still indicate that the interest is present within the Cupertino company.