Apple made the decision to abandon wireless charger Air Power. This was reported on 29 March, the online portal TechCrunch with reference to the senior Vice-President engineering Van, Riccio.
“After significant efforts, we have come to the conclusion that Air Power will not be able to bring to our high standards, we are canceling the project, — stated in the message. — We apologize to those who awaited the appearance of this device. We continue to believe that the future for wireless devices, we are determined to continue to move in this direction”, — quotes TASS.
As noted on 29 March, the Internet portal of The Verge, the development of wireless charger Air Power was first announced in September 2017 at the presentation of the iPhone X. Then, the company has said it will start shipping the device in for 2018. The company announced that the device is in the form of the pad can simultaneously charge up to three devices, among them iPhone, Apple watch and wireless headphones AirPods. And on the smartphone screen had to display the charging process of all three devices.
However, as highlighted by The Verge, in the design, according to some reports, there were technical problems, in particular, the problem of overheating of the device.
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