As it has now come about Apple has silently released its MagSafe battery pack for $99. The pack is now available on Apple’s website. The battery pack is white in color with a matte finish. It contains a lightning port to recharge it.
The support page of the MagSafe Battery Pack says that the pack can be recharged with up to 20W of power. Also, it can charge the iPhone 12 at up to 15 W but that is only when the Battery Pack is connected to a 20W or higher adapter. It will charge the iPhone even when it is connected to power. When the iPhone will be off the grid the MagSafe battery will charge it at 5W.
The Battery Pack however doesn’t come with a charger or a cable and there also isn’t mention of how long the product can extend the battery of the iPhone. As per a report of 9to5Mac, the Pack has a total capacity of 11.2 watt-hours or 1460 mAh. This is enough to completely charge the iPhone 12 Mini.
It was reported in February by Bloomberg that a MagSafe battery pack for the iPhone 12 series is in the development stages. Also, it was said in the report that the prototypes of the accessory wad overheating because of some software issues.
The MagSafe on the iPhone 12 series comes with a magnet that lineup and clicks into place for wireless charging. MagSafe is available both into first-party as well as third-party cases, wallets, and other charging accessories.