“Wireless charging is only later on iPhone 8 activated
The wireless charging of the iPhone 8 would not immediately go to work on the unit. A software update should have the option at a later time.
That says the usually well-informed Apple blogger John Gruber, on Twitter.
I’ve heard that inductive charging will (a) be sold separately, and (b) might be late, waiting for iOS 11.1 (a la P… https://t.co/P7vu3t2zfI
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00:14 – 08 July 2017
According to Gruber, is the wireless charger for the iPhone 8 is not in the box of the smartphone shipped. Users must have the corresponding unit purchase.
The iPhone 8 will be shipped with the operating system iOS 11, but the wireless charger according to Gruber only in iOS 11.1 activated. Apple did last year, something similar with the portretfotofunctie of the iPhone 7 Plus.
It is unclear why the wireless charging function only later becomes activated. Gruber thinks that with both hardware and software can have. A hardware problem may indicate that Apple oplaaddocks later can deliver.
From earlier rumors showed that Apple is a glass enclosure used for the iPhone 8, so that the wireless charging, better can connect.
The iPhone 8 is not yet officially unveiled. This is likely to be in september happen.
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