Apple is planning to release an innovative charging

The iPhone 8 and iPhone X will support fast charging, but only over USB-C

Apple's new iPhones can fast-charge, if you have the right adapter

The 10th anniversary iPhone, called iPhone X, is in more ways than one the most premium handset Apple has come up with since the inception of the iOS-running smartphone series.

However, there's a big downer if you want to fast-charge the iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus, or iPhone X: You'll need separate accessories to use the fast-charging feature.

Apple has mentioned that the iPhone X, iPhone 8 and the iPhone 8 Plus were able to reach 50% charge in 30 minutes using the aforementioned accessories once they were completely drained.

After last night's iPhone 8 and iPhone X announcements, everyone is scrambling to release wireless chargers (because both of those phones have that ability).

Apple has launched two new iPhones, the iPhone 8 and the iPhone X. The problem here is the fact that these adapters are sold as part of the USB-C MacBook and MacBook Pro units. The cost of the cheapest adapter (29W) is $49 (£49 / AU$69) from Apple.

Still, assuming you're willing to make the investment, fast charging is a great addition to a phone.

This is not the first time that Apple is requiring this assembly for its products. However, they'll need to buy the $35 USB-C-to-Lightning cable to plug their new iPhones into their MacBook laptop power adapters.

Belkin isn't the only player in the wireless charging game - Mophie has also go in touch with its iPhone 8 and iPhone X offering.

Not all of it is positive, of course, in regard to the X, 8, 8 Plus, Apple Watch Series 3 and even iPads and older iPhones. The new smartwatch has cellular connectivity, while the updated set-top box features 4K and HDR support.

The Qi standard will support both inductive wire charging and resonant wireless charging.

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