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Belkin introduces BOOST↑UP wireless charging dock for new iPhones, Apple Watches

Belkin has announced its $159.99 BOOST↑UP Wireless Charging Dock for iPhone + Apple Watch, which allows consumers to wirelessly charge their iPhone and Apple Watch at the same time, in addition to a third device using the additional USB-A port. 

It’s been enhanced for iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max, and Apple Watch Series 4, has a modern and minimalist aesthetic and offers effortless set up and convenience, says Oliver Seil, vice president of design at Belkin. It also works with iPhone X, iPhone 8, and iPhone 8 Plus, which feature wireless charging — and all Apple Watch models. Specs include: 

  • Optimized wireless charging up to 7.5W for Qi-enabled device and at 5W/1A for Apple Watch; Additional USB-A port charges third device up to 5W/1A;

  • Support for Nightstand mode for Apple Watch at optimal viewing angle;

  • The ability to charge through most phone cases up to 3mm thick;

  • A 45W AC adapter included for instant setup;

In time for holiday season, Belkin will also introduce an updated PowerHouse Charge Dock for Apple Watch + iPhone which has been enhanced for iPhone XS, iPhone XS Max and iPhone XR, and is perfect for customers who prefer to charge their iPhone via Lightning connector. The new PowerHouse Charge Dock for Apple Watch + iPhone will feature a red dial to raise and lower the Lightning connector.

Dennis Sellers
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Dennis Sellers is the editor/publisher of Apple World Today. He’s been an “Apple journalist” since 1995 (starting with the first big Apple news site, MacCentral). He loves to read, run, play sports, and watch movies.