BARCELONA, Spain--Hot new handsets weren't the only products LG had up its sleeve at MWC. The phone maker also unveiled a new wireless charger, the LG WCP-300.
About the size and shape of your average bar coaster, the WCP-300 is designed to be simple and straight forward. Once connected to a power outlet (or Micro-USB port), just drop your compatible phone onto the WCP-300's disc-shaped charging pad. A small LED on the charger's edge lights up in green when juice is flowing.
Since the LG WCP-300 relies on the Qi wireless charging standard, it supports numerous smartphones natively such as the Nexus 4 device onto the gadget (showcased at LG's booth) and was able to begin charging in seconds., , and . In fact, here at MWC I placed my
Pricing and availability have not been announced yet, but be sure to check back soon as more details emerge.