Appleâs MagSafe Duo is less powerful than the regular MagSafe charger
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Apple has updated its store listing for the still-unreleased MagSafe Duo charger with some more information on how the accessory will perform with various power adapters. As noted by Bloombergâs Mark Gurman, the Duo charges at up to 11W with a 20W USB-C adapter, maxing out at 14W with an adapter thatâs 27W or higher.
That means that when paired with Appleâs $19 20W adapter, the companyâs cheapest option for USB-C charging, the MagSafe Duo canât deliver as much power to the iPhone 12 as the 15W solo MagSafe charger. It also means that the fastest possible 14W option canât match the regular MagSafe puck, either â and Appleâs best option for that will be the $49 30W adapter thatâs packaged with the MacBook Air.
At $129, the MagSafe Duo was…