Wired chargers are doing a decent job for phones. Over time, they have continually evolved to be faster, more efficient and more reliable. However, the wire still comes with its own set of problem. Type C port or not, plugging in and plugging out your phone frequently simply can’t match the convenience of just picking and dropping it on a charging pad.
The opinion on wireless charging is largely polarised and you will only know if this is something important to you once you have tested it out yourself.
Most OEMs are now pushing wireless charging on their flagship phones. The technology isn’t anything new, However, since both Apple and Samsung have now bestowed their blessings to Wireless Charging, all others are bound to follow suit.
Just like wired charger, wireless charger also comes in various standard. The most popular is Qi (pronounced ‘chee’), which is supported by every phone that has been launched with wireless charging support. So here’s our rundown of the best wireless chargers that you can buy in India in 2018:
1. Samsung Fast Charge Wireless Charger
Starting the list with Samsung’s own wireless charger. The charger is QI certified and comes with all the features ingrained, including the fast charging. It is sleek, stylish and can be used as a phone stand as well as the charger for your phone.
Further, Samsung wireless charger is equipped with a multi-colored LED light that indicates the phone charging status. You can use this charger with all QI-enabled smartphone.
2. Taslar Ultra-thin QI Wireless Charging Pad
The Taslar wireless Charger is probably the thinnest QI charger in the lot. Its side frame is just 7mm thick and it fully measures to 10cm. The universal charger is compatible with Apple iPhone 8, 8 Plus, X, Galaxy S9, S9+, S8, S8 Plus, Note 7 and 8 and tons of other devices that have QI-support.
The Taslar Ultra-thin QI charger has a sleek body, an anti-slip coating on top and LED indicator for charging status.
3. Anker Powerport QI 10 Wireless Charging Pad
Anker, a reputable brand in mobile charger accessories, is offering its Powerport QI 10 wireless charger. The unique aspect about this charger is that it offers two charging modes – one for fast charging with 10W output and the other for normal 5W charging.
Additionally, the Anker Powerport QI 10 has a grip charging pad that will firmly hold on your phone to its surface. It also has a LED light indicator for charging status and safety features such as voltage fluctuation and short circuit protection.
4. Belkin QI Wireless Charging Pad
The Belkin’s wireless charger is a stylish and portable charger for your QI-supported phones. The charger is designed with a soft yet anti-slip padding that will prevent your phone from slipping or scratches.
The Belkin wireless charging pad can effortlessly charge a QI-supported phone wearing a protective case made out of materials like plastic, rubber, etc. It is compatible with every device whether it is an iPhone or a Samsung Galaxy device.
5. Noise Slim QI Fast Wireless Charger
The Noise QI wireless charger is one of the most elegant and feature-rich wireless chargers out there. You can charge both your iPhone and Android-device with this wireless charger. The charger is just 5.5mm thick and features a soft leather exterior that will protect your devices from abrasion.
Further, the Noise QI fast wireless charger has security feature like a cool aluminum base for heat dispensation.
6. Yootech Wireless Charging Pad
If you are looking for a compact wireless charger then you should go for Yootech. The charger comes in a unique triangular shape with smooth corners and a charging LED indicator, up front. It can provide a maximum charging output of 5V/1000 mA.
The Yootech wireless charger can comfortably charge a phone in 3-4 hours, even if you are using your phone in plastic or rubber case cover.
7. Noise QI Wireless Charging Stand
Noise wireless charger is the best QI-charger if you want to use your phone whilst charging. Unlike pad charger, this one is built like a stand allowing you to vertically place your phone rather than keeping it horizontally.
The Noise QI Wireless charger has up to 10W output, meaning that it can fast charge your phone within 2-3 hours. It has an LED indicator on the front which will show you whether the device is charging or not.
8. Top-Max Ultra-slim Qi Wireless Charger
The wireless charger that Top-Max is offering is an ultra-slim charging pad with shiny chrome finish on the sides. The universal QI phone charger comes with an anti-slip coating on top, which is surrounded by LED lights to indicate the charging status.
The Top-max Qi wireless charger is accompanied with safety features like short-circuiting and voltage fluctuation.
9. Spigen F301W Wireless Charger
The Spigen wireless charger is the one that we have personally used and we find it very effective. The charger supports fast charging and offers up to 9V charge output. It has an anti-slip surface on top and an LED light indicator on the front.
Although during our testing the Spigen F301W Wireless charger worked fine with phones wearing cases. The company says it won’t be compatible with Spigen crystal wallet case, slim Armor CS, and Wallet S case.
10. Mobiwear Qi Standard Stand Wireless Charger
The Mobiwear wireless charger has been Qi-certified by WPC (Wireless Power Consortium). The charger can charge your wireless charging enabled devices at standard speed. Another advantage with the charger is that it can be used as a phone stand while consuming multimedia content.
Best Wireless Charges You Can Buy in India in 2018
So these are the best QI wireless chargers that you can buy in India as of now. All the products listed here can charge all your QI-enabled smartphone. They are a perfect balance between price, build quality and features. In case we have missed out on any good-quality wireless charger feel free to mention it in the comment section below. Cheers!!