Apple has up to date its retailer itemizing for the still-unreleased MagSafe Duo charger with some extra info on how the accent will carry out with numerous energy adapters. As noted by Bloomberg’s Mark Gurman, the Duo fees at as much as 11W with a 20W USB-C adapter, maxing out at 14W with an adapter that’s 27W or increased.
That signifies that when paired with Apple’s $19 20W adapter, the corporate’s least expensive choice for USB-C charging, the MagSafe Duo can’t ship as a lot energy to the iPhone 12 because the 15W solo MagSafe charger. It additionally signifies that the quickest potential 14W choice can’t match the common MagSafe puck, both — and Apple’s most suitable choice for that would be the $49 30W adapter that’s packaged with the MacBook Air.
At $129, the MagSafe Duo was already going to be an expensive accent that we wouldn’t advocate to most individuals. This newest info makes it appear much more area of interest, at a possible whole value of virtually $180 to unlock its not significantly quick prime velocity. That stated, it might nonetheless be a handy, compact choice for Apple Watch customers who don’t wish to carry alongside two separate chargers and cables when touring.
The MagSafe Duo doesn’t have a launch date but; it’s listed as “coming soon.”