I tried using Anker's wireless charger "PowerPort Wireless 5 Stand" and "Anker PowerPort Wireless 5 Pad" whose charging speed is about 10% faster
On Tuesday, January 16, 2018, Anker's wireless charger lineup "Anker PowerPort Wireless 5 Stand"When"Anker PowerPort Wireless 5 Pad"Has been added. Compared to conventional products, charging speed has improved by about 10%. I tried using the real thing that I got to the editorial department as to what kind of feeling it is actually usable.
PowerPort Wireless 5 Stand
Anker | PowerPort Wireless 5 Pad
"Anker PowerPort Wireless 5 Stand" and "Anker PowerPort Wireless 5 Pad" packages are based on Anker's logo design, based on white and light blue.
◆ Anker PowerPort Wireless 5 Stand
First, we opened "Anker PowerPort Wireless 5 Stand". Besides the main body, the box contained Micro - USB cable, instructions, startup guide, support contact information.
This is the main body.QiIt is a stand type which can stand a corresponding smartphone.
Compared with iPhone 8, "Anker PowerPort Wireless 5 Stand" has a slightly lower height of 114 mm, and its width is about the same size of 68 mm.
The depth is about 60% of the iPhone 8 and 8 cm.
Weight is 107 g.
The inclination of the stand is about 60 degrees.
To charge it, insert the Micro-USB cable in the main body ......
Just putting a Qi compatible smartphone such as iPhone 8 or iPhone X on the stand will start charging. According to Anker, iPhone X can charge up to full with 3.5 hours. It is said that it takes about 3.9 hours for other wireless chargers sold by Anker, and "Anker PowerPort Wireless 5 Stand" achieves about 30 minutes shorter. Actually, when I tried charging iPhone X from 0% state to 100% state, it was completed in 3 hours and 45 minutes. Although it has been over 15 minutes since the expected time, charging was still completed about 10 minutes earlier than the conventional model.
The indicator at the bottom of the main unit is on during charging.
Since charging is possible even in landscape orientation, it is also possible to operate smartphones in any orientation during charging and operate.
Even when the smartphone is in the case ......
Charging is possible if it stands on the stand. Because it is not necessary to remove the case only for charging, it is very easy. However, if you are using a case with a thickness of 5 mm or more, a metal or magnetic case, you need to remove the case.
next,"USB simple voltage / current checkerLet's also look at the actual current and voltage at charging.
The current is 1.18 A.
The voltage is 5.01 V, and there is output of roughly 5 ~ 6 W. "AppleStore selling"mophie wireless charging base"(6980 yen excluding tax) is that the output is 7.5 W and the charging speed is lower, but I think that this performance is ant with less than half the amount.
"Anker PowerPort Wireless 5 Stand" is 2999 yen including tax.
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◆ Anker PowerPort Wireless 5 Pad
Next, open "Anker PowerPort Wireless 5 Pad". Like the Stand, in addition to the main body, Micro-USB cable, instructions, startup guide, support contact information are included.
This is the body of "Anker PowerPort Wireless 5 Pad".
It is compact enough to sprinkle on the palm, its diameter is 10 cm.
Weight is 67 g.
To charge the smartphone, insert the Micro-USB cable in the main unit ......
Just like "Anker PowerPort Wireless 5 Stand", simply put the Qi compatible smartphone on the pad, charging will begin. The charging time is the same, and iPhone X is about 3.5 hours to fill up. By the way, measuring the time taken to charge iPhone 8 from 0% state to 100% was 2 hours 50 minutes.
The indicator on the left side of the main unit lights during charging.
Charging is possible even if the smartphone is in the case.
Next, also measure the current and voltage with "USB simple voltage / current checker".
The current is 1.09 A.
The voltage is 5 V, the output is about 5.5 W, which is about the same output as "Anker PowerPort Wireless 5 Stand".
"Anker PowerPort Wireless 5 Pad" is 2299 yen including tax.
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