Imagine, one morning you and your friend were on a tour, suddenly you find that your phone is out of battery power. Good news is your phone is capable of reverse charging. Now you can juice up your battery, lending power from your friend’s phone. Sounds great? Most of us still plug our phones for charging them, however, we have now fast-charging. But there is an amazing window kept open for us called Reverse Charging.
What is Reverse Charging?
Technically reverse charging is an option for a charging station to transfer energy to the receiving smartphone through electromagnetic induction.
Reverse charging considered to be the best innovation in mobile history introduced by Huawei Mate 20 Pro. Believe it or not, Huawei has left many innovative giant company in regards to this latest innovation. Therefore, they settled their position in the industry. Reverse charging not only helps to charge smartphones but also it helps to charge other gadgets. E.g. wireless headphones, Smartwatch.
How you get reverse charging?
First, your phone needs to support Qi wireless charging protocol.
Secondly, you need another phone, which supports the same technology.
Thirdly, keep reverse charging options on at both of these devices.
Is Reverse charging for Emergency top up?
Yes, it is.
To be frank, reverse wireless charging is slow. it is not an option instead of regular charging. Rather, you can only top up at time of emergency. So, never think of reverse charging as your first option. But when all windows will be shut, you may get it as your final choice, in case of emergency. Reverse Charging is handy when your phone battery is less than 20%.
Which smartphones support Reverse Charging?
As reverse charging is a new thing, you may not find this option open for every premium phone. Here are a few handsets, where you can get it.
Huawei Mate 20 Pro
As we have said before this phone, it is the pioneer for reverse charging. Huawei Mate 20 Pro supports Qi wireless device. Also, it can transfer or receive charge from any irrelevant brand. Go to settings, tap the battery option and there you can activate wireless reverse charging.
Huawei P30 Pro
Another, Huawei evolutionary phone is P30 Pro. It is cousin of Mate 20 pro and supports the Qi tech. As you can see Huawei is now doing best in this business, you can opt for this. However, Huawei P30 Pro has newly announced and not available at the market.
Samsung Galaxy S10/S10+/S10e
After Huawei, Samsung did a tricky job to bring this technology on Galaxy S10 series. To be frank, this phone would not be fulfilled in terms of innovative hacks without reverse charging.
Good news is Galaxy S10 5G is coming soon in mid-2019.
So, here is everything you need to know about reverse charging. Again, to know more about latest hacks of smartphone stay tuned with us. As we are continuously working on the newest stuff of smartphones.