Motorola Launches Turbo Charger

Get the equivalent to 8 hours of battery life on just 15 minutes with this new charger that also works for other mobiles than Motorola.

Motorola has in the United States launched their Turbo Charger which using Qualcomm’s Quick Charge 2.0 technology can provide 8 hours of life on the new Moto X in just 15 minutes.

So far it cannot be purchased here at home, but is priced at 35 dollars (~ 200,-EUR). According to Android Central which has got his fingers in a charger, it is somewhat larger than the charger that comes with your phone at purchase.

It is also interesting that the charger should work for other phone models which are equipped with Qualcomm’s Quick Charge 2.0 technology, this is, among other things, HTC One M8, Samsung Galaxy Note 4, Sony Xperia Z2 and Z3 and a number of other phones and tablets.

It of course requires that the hardware manufacturer enable this feature fully writes Qualcomm, while Motorola points out to let the speed decreases the more power there is in the battery, so you get the best performance if the battery is almost empty.

With a compatible phone, the Motorola charger can send a larger voltage which with the right orbit, can be converted into faster charging. You can, however, be fine to use the charger with phones which do not support Qualcomm’s Quick Charge 2.0, then used a standard voltage and no bursting in the air.