The best MagSafe charger alternatives that we saw at CES 2021

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The Consumer Electronics Show (CES) 2021 offered plenty of surprises, including a broad range of MagSafe related accessories from third-party vendors. Among these are charging alternatives like the ones shown below.

Remember, magnetic accessories only work with the best iPhone of the year, the iPhone 12, as well as the iPhone 12 mini, iPhone 12 Pro, and iPhone 12 Pro Max.

Designed for hands-free viewing and wireless charging, the Aluminum 2-in-1 Magnetic Wireless Charging Stand includes a magnetic wireless charger for iPhone 12 (up to 7.5W) and a wireless charging pad (up to 5W). The latter works with the iPhone 12 mini, iPhone 12, iPhone 12 Pro, and iPhone 12 Pro Max, while the latter supports the AirPods Pro and AirPods AirPods with Wireless Charging Case.

The newly announced BOOSTCHARGE PRO 2-in-1 Wireless Charger Stand is very similar to Satechi's offering. It delivers up to a 15W charge to your iPhone 12 series and includes a charging pad optimized for your AirPods Pro and AirPods with Wireless Charging Case (2nd Generation).

The company's iPhone 12 Magnetic Series cases will be available before the end of January for under $26. Its Magnetic Wireless Power Banks are coming in February at various price points. The Magnetic Wireless Chargers are coming in March and cost between $21 and $160.

The Sonix PowerStation includes a Magnetic Link Wireless Charger, Pedastal Magnetic Phone Stand, and iPhone 12 series Adapt Kit.

The MagicMount MSC uses your existing MagSafe Wireless Charger to charge and mount your iPhone. There are various mechanisms to mount to your cars, including a suction mount, air vent mount, and more. The advantage of using Apple's MagSafe Wireless Charger – you'll benefit from the full 15W wireless charging while on the move.

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Bryan M Wolfe
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Bryan M. Wolfe has written about technology for over a decade on various websites, including TechRadar, AppAdvice, and many more. Before this, he worked in the technology field across different industries, including healthcare and education. He’s currently iMore’s lead on all things Mac and macOS, although he also loves covering iPhone, iPad, and Apple Watch. Bryan enjoys watching his favorite sports teams, traveling, and driving around his teenage daughter to her latest stage show, audition, or school event in his spare time. He also keeps busy walking his black and white cocker spaniel, Izzy, and trying new coffees and liquid grapes.