Sir Apfelot Blog

2. November 2021

iPhone 13 charging cables - You can use these cables

Which iPhone 13 charging cables are there, which are recommended and which can even damage the battery? Here you will find some information to help you find the right cable for charging the battery on the Apple iPhone [...]
3. October 2021
Charging with MagSafe lets the iPhone battery age faster

Charging with Apple MagSafe is harmful to the iPhone battery

I admit that this claim sounds like clickbait, but I didn't mean to downplay the problem with a “maybe” or “maybe” in the headline because I think it's actually serious. But let's start at the beginning [...]
5 JULY 2021
Test: 2-in-1 Magnetic Wireless Charging Stand from Choetech

In the test: Choetech 2-in-1 Magnetic Wireless Charging Stand

The manufacturer Choetech recently sent me a magnetic charging stand for the iPhone 12 models and AirPods (or other headphones), which can be charged wirelessly. The device was given to me free of charge for the test [...]
29th of June 2021

Medical Device Interference: These Apple devices contain magnets

More and more Apple devices apart from iMac and MacBook contain magnets of different strengths. Above all, there are mobile devices and accessories with different possible uses that are based on the use of magnets. For example, the iPhone [...]
April 15, 2021
New iPhone 12 accessories from Anker

Anker introduces wireless snap-on power bank and iPhone 12 silicone case

Anker announced today that they have developed two new accessories for iPhone 12 owners. One is a power bank, which docks to the back of the iPhone 12 using a magnetic ring and then [...]
7. November 2020
Charge the iPhone 12 Pro with the MagSafe adapter - my readings

Apple's MagSafe on the iPhone 12 Pro - charging power measured once ...

Yesterday my MagSafe charging puck arrived and I thought I would measure what is now "phase" myself. There have been so many rumors in the last few weeks that you have to use the special Apple power supply [...]
19. October 2020
iPhone wallet with MagSafe attachment

MagSafe iPhone Wallet does not destroy data on the magnetic stripe of credit cards

At the iPhone 12 Keynote, Apple presented its new MagSafe charging technology: A built-in magnetic ring in the iPhone fixes the matching, wireless Qi charging pad precisely to the back of the smartphone, thus allowing the iPhone to be charged with [...]
17. October 2020
iPhone 12 Pro delivery time in November

iPhone 12 Pro delivery time slipped into November

I ordered my iPhone 14 Pro yesterday just after 12 p.m. and received the message that it would be delivered on October 23.10. is expected. One day later, customers have to come to terms with the fact that they [...]
9. February 2017
USB C charging cable magnetic magnetic cable for charging MacBook Pro Apple Griffin MagSafe BreakSafe

Griffin BreakSafe and available MagSafe alternatives for the Apple MacBook Pro

From 2006 to 2015, MacBook models from Apple had a MagSafe connection, a magnetic power supply interface that should make the Apple notebook “fall-proof”. With the MacBook early 2016 and the MacBook Pro models late 2016, MagSafe [...]
15. January 2014
Chug plug additional battery

The Lenmar chug plug: a clever additional battery for Apple MacBooks

Everyone knows that, you are on the move, the battery is weak, there is no power outlet in sight and suddenly the MacBook switches off. The only solution: the hectic search for a socket. At this point […]