The Official Price of Apple 20W USB-C Power Adapter Declines to 149 Yuan: in Line with the Prices of 5W Adapter and 12W Adapter
In the early morning of October 14, 2020, Apple released a new generation of iPhone 12 series, with a total of four new mobile phones. And without exception, the four new iPhone are no longer equipped with a power adapter, but only a USB-C to Lightning data cable.
At present, the original 18W USB-C power adapter that we are familiar with has been removed from the shelves in official website, and it was replaced by the new 20W USB-C power adapter, that is, the one that goes on the market following iPad Air4. The selling price has been adjusted from RMB 243 to RMB 149, which is basically consistent with the prices of 5W adapter and 12W adapter.
The appearance of this new 20W USB-C power adapter is almost the same as that of the previous generation 18W adapter, and when charging the iPhone, it can also achieve 50% of power in 30 minutes.
According to the actual test of http://www.chongdiantou.com/, the peak power of the new 20W adapter will increase by about 2W, but it is basically at the same level as the previous generation. At present, the 20W wired charging of iPhone 12 series is still the fastest charging option. If you want to charge half the power in half an hour, you need to buy an adapter separately.
With the arrival of a new generation of MagSafe wireless charging, apple has put wireless charging technology on a higher strategic level, and will make a long-term layout for comprehensive wireless charging in the future. According to http://www.chongdiantou.com/, the price of new 20W USB-C power adapter is reduced to 149 yuan. Apple’s move is, to a certain extent, to further promote the popularization of fast charging of mobile phones and make the price of fast charging more close to the people.
Nowadays, the price of 20W adapter is at the same level as the official selling price of 5W adapter and 12W adapter. At present, the price of 5W adapter and 12W adapter in Apple official website is RMB 145. The price of 20W adapter is RMB 149.