Wireless charger and larger iPhones - MINI Cooper Forum

MINI Countryman MINI Countryman 2010 - Present

 
LinkBack Thread Tools Rate Thread
post #1 of 2 (permalink) Old Apr 17th, 2019, 06:28 AM Thread Starter
MINI2 Newbie
 
Join Date: Apr 2019
Local Time: 09:23 PM
Posts: 8
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 0 Post(s)

 
Wireless charger and larger iPhones

Hi,

Is there any aftermarket solution to the ludicrous situation with the wireless charger being too small for most new iPhone models?

Realevil_uk is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 2 (permalink) Old Apr 17th, 2019, 09:10 AM
MINI2 Senior
 
Tim in Scotland's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jan 2018
Location: All at Sea
Local Time: 10:23 PM
Posts: 417
Mentioned: 0 Post(s)
Quoted: 119 Post(s)

Scotland
 
Garage
I specced this (I think the technical name is an induction charger) on my car and between ordering the car and it being delivered I got an IPhone 8 Plus - car was delivered and the slider on the induction pad is about 2mm too short to accommodation the new phone. My only get around for this expensive and useless piece of kit is to revert to the old fashioned white cable from Apple and plug it into one of the USB sockets.
I recently bought a new IPad Pro 11Ē and find now I have to buy another load of cables and connectors as Apple has changed from the Lightenng connector to USB C connections......... Worse the cable that comes with the tablet has a USB C connector on each end - so had to go and find a new cable with USB A on one end and a USB C on the other because none of the USB C connection cables I already have were not compatible with the iPad........ no data or charge was transferred down the old ones.... grrrrrr


Driving along in my automobile
Tim in Scotland is online now  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the MINI Cooper Forum forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in











Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page
Rate This Thread
Rate This Thread:



Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Retrofit Qi wireless charger R57 MaxineG Second Generation MINI Cooper S 0 Feb 15th, 2019 07:53 AM
Anybody know of wireless parking sensors? Something that's completely wireless? SSiguenza Florida Region 2 Dec 15th, 2017 04:52 AM
s/charger or t/charger? Juicysteak First Generation MINI Cooper S 13 May 3rd, 2005 07:30 PM

Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome