Finally! In the just finished Apple Event, on Tuesday, September 10, 2019, the latest released new iPhones, iPhone 11 Pro and iPhone 11 Pro Max, are shipping with 18W USB-C fast charger. However, the USB-C port supported by PD protocol is not equipped on the new phones. So if you want to take the advantages of fast charge function, you should choose one USB-C power adapter and one USB-C to Lightning cable.
USB-C Power Adapter
USB-C power adapter had USB-C (Type-C )port literally, and here is its appearance,
Small size, allows to plug the connector in either way, supports 5V/9V/12V/15V/20V voltages and 100W output power, USB-C charger has long been used in Apple MacBook.
USB-C power adapter can support several outputs, such as 18W/30W/65W and so on. If you want to fast charge your iPhone 11 Pro and iPhone 11 Pro Max, 18W is enough. However, using other power adapters with 30W or 65W output to charge your phone, the output can only reach up to 18W because of its 18W power limitation.
USB-C to Lightning Cable
USB-C to Lightning cable is also called PD fast-charging cable, which has changed from USB port of the Lightning cable to USB-C port, and use it with USB-C power adapter can take advantage of the fast-charging feature. Here is its appearance,
The main reference factor that choosing the USB-C to Lightning cable is whether it is certified by MFi Program. When charging your iPhone 11 Pro or iPhone 11 Pro Max, the charging speed, material and features of MFi-certified USB-C to Lightning cable can reach to the standards of the Apple original cable; But for the non-certified cable, it can neither reach up to the charging power, it also shows “This cable or accessory is not certified and may not work reliably with this iPhone”. Here are the tests,
There are the introductions of how to fast charge iPhone 11 Pro and iPhone 11 Pro Max. If you have any ideas about new iPhones, please give us a message.