What you need to know
- ChargerLAB has released a teardown of the MagSafe Battery Pack.
- The teardown reveals two charging coils, shielding for heat dissipation, and a magnetic ring.
Apple just released the MagSafe Battery Pack, its new portable battery pack that attaches magnetically to the iPhone 12 lineup to charge your iPhone with that handy MagSafe connection.
One of the things we can always expect when a new Apple product hits the market is a teardown, and YouTube channel ChargerLAB has already put one together.
The teardown reveals that the MagSafe Battery Pack is actually built out of two charging coils, some shielding for heat dissipation, and a magnetic ring that allows the battery pack to attach itself magnetically to the MagSafe coil in your iPhone 12.
As we reported earlier, the MagSafe Battery Pack offers different charging speeds depending on if you have it plugged in or not as well as the wattage of the power adapter you are using when charging it.
Apple's MagSafe Battery Pack is available now for $99. If you want to see your other battery pack options, check out our list of the Best iPhone 12 battery cases 2021.
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