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    Avoid cables entirely with Satechi’s new AirPods dock


    At their best, Satechi’s items sit somewhere between the silly and the sublime (practicality is pleasant, much too, if you can deal with). In spite of a profoundly uninspiring name, the USB-C Wireless Charging Dock for Apple AirPods healthy the invoice fairly properly. There’s almost nothing about the product that particularly matches the company’s opportunistic pitch of “easy and hassle-free charging although doing the job from residence,” but for a pick cross-area of Apple enthusiasts, the strange small dock probably hits a great sweet spot.

    The accessory follows in the footsteps of a similarly built Apple Observe charging dock, in essence allowing you plug a pair of AirPods instantly into a USB-C port — be it a MacBook, iPad Pro or what have you. It’s a fun remedy if you’re aesthetically skeeved out by wires, or are just continuously permit down by Lightning cables, as a lot of of us are.

    The dock serves as a wireless charger and cradle, in all probability finest applied when your laptop computer is sitting down on a desk somewhat than your true lap. The product’s width also appears as while it will monopolize equally ports on a single aspect of your MacBook.

    It’s compatible with equally regular and Professional AirPods (assuming you’ve obtained a wi-fi charging scenario) and sporting activities a matching minor charging gentle to indicate that it is performing. The dock is out there as a pre-purchase now. It is established to get started delivery in May perhaps, priced at $30 (or $25 through a minimal-time pre-order discounted).

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