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Quick Charge 5

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Qualcomm announces new Quick Charge 5 with support for 100W+ charging

Qualcomm announced its new ‘Quick Charge 5’ standard that brings 100W+ charging for Android phones. The company boasts this is the first commercially viable fast charging platform to support over 100W charging in a smartphone. Further, Qualcomm says Quick Charge 5 will charge devices from zero to 50 percent in just five minutes. Additionally, Quick Charge 5 includes the company’s ‘Battery Saver’ and ‘Smart Identification of Adapter’ capabilities, which can help improve efficiency and extend the battery life cycle. Qualcomm says Quick Charge 5 is 70 percent more efficient than Quick Charge 4. At the same time, it offers 10 times the power delivery of Quick Charge 1. The company says the new tech supports ‘2S’ batteries and 20V of po...