A charging technology similar to MagSafe, Apple‘s wireless charging tech, it could be coming to Android phones soon, courtesy of Realme. The Chinese technology company has acquired the trademark “MagDart” from the European Union Intellectual Property Office (EUIPO) and now renders of the devices have also appeared online, according to a report by GizmoChina. These include two magnetic wireless charging units, one circular and the other, box-shaped.
The circular bears a strong similarity to the MagSafe charger design for the iPhone 12 series and is rumored to be slightly thinner and comes with 15W magnetic charging. The second box-shaped Realme charger could come with faster charging speeds. Have a USB Type C port and grille on the bottom. The circular could work by magnetically attaching to the back of the smartphone.
Realme may introduce the new charging technology with the launch of its next flagship, probably. The company has a strong chance of becoming the first Android OEM on the market to offer magnetic wireless charging. True, it seems to have been inspired by Apple’s design elements, but bringing wireless charging technology to Android phones could spark a change in the market. Other BBK Electronics brands like OnePlus, Oppo Y Alive They may soon follow suit with their own wireless magnetic chargers.
In other Realme news, the company has started the release of Realme UI 2.0 for the Realme C15 and Realme C12 smartphones. The stable release comes as part of the company’s Realme UI 2.0 (Android 11) roadmap and is now available to download for both smartphones via OTA to update. Realme has also confirmed that the update will be available to a limited number of Realme C12 and Realme C15 users initially and will be followed by a broader rollout later on.