The Truth About Wireless Charging

The Truth About Wireless Charging

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  1. Humans have such a short term look at life. They need to stop fighting each other and focus on a limitless power supply. If you got that limitless power supply then that race is going to survive.

  2. If my car is parked on a spot that has electricity going to it (to the transmitter), why can't there just be a way to plug directly into that power, bypassing the induction power loss?

  3. Start a open source non-profit project that gives credit to contributors that can be redeemed and traded and cost+ opportunities if a contribution actually drive cash-flow.

  4. The other factor to consider is the physical plugs themselves of standard charging. I completely ignored the wireless charging capability of my Pixel 5….until the USB C plug completely failed.

  5. Though less efficient, the reduced wear and tear on ports and potential increase in longevity of devices and reduced numbers of cables could result in other environmental benefits. The downside is lower efficiency but the embedded energy cost in cables and replaced devices is significant.

  6. You mention the "added" load of 30 million wirelessly charged cell phones, but surely this load will have been transferred from wall chargers?
    What is the comparable efficiency of wall chargers, with their amazing miniature switching regulators?
    Great video, thanks very informative!

  7. So regarding the iPhone X… 1 home for 25 years, being the same as 25 homes for 1 year. Although we shouldn't waste energy, this is far from a real impact by any means and equates to a 0.000000025 percent increase based on 4 people living in a house lol

  8. I have an ancient Galaxy S7 and just recently my charging port got screwed up to the point to where i could only use 1 wire that i bent to where it wont fall out of the phone, and i have to plug it in very delicately and at an angle for it to even work. I realized i had a new wireless charger laying around and started to use it and it literslly saved me from having to get a new phone.

    It doesnt charge quite as fast as my fast wire charger but still does better than if i pluggee it into a standard, non-fast charger. Really cool technology if you think about it.

  9. Completely useless and wasteful technology. The fact that we are creating this kind of shit is a testimony to how stupid our society is, and why we are heading for ecological self-destruction.

  10. If they wanted to charge phones using a base, why not use the classic contact pins that have been on cordless phones since the dawn of time? You have the convenience of wireless and the efficiency of cable, it's the best of both worlds.

  11. Wireless charging is completely unrcessary. It's not hard to plug in a cable neither for a phone or a car. It's actually much more convenient to charge an EV than fill up an gas car.

    Either you plug in your car at home and jt is finished charging the next day or ay a supercharger you just plug in your car and walk away and eat a meal or use the toilet. When you fill up a gas car you have stand next to the car the whole time, so it might be faster, but it's way more annoying. So what is really more convenient?

  12. Okay if the houses have solar panels as well and a Tesla battery installed into the house then all the extra energy will back to the power grid and it will negate the the mass amount of energy that be wasted