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Infinix announces 260W Thunder charging system on March 9: Report


Infinix is ​​said to be planning to announce details of a new 260W Thunder Charge charging system that may make its way to the market soon. This year has seen a wave of phone manufacturers vying to make some of the fastest charging solutions available to their customers along with their new devices. Some of these brands have been working on faster shipping solutions so far and promise to launch them soon. If Infinix really launches the 260W Thunder Charge charger, it will become the fastest smartphone charger in the global market.

A GSMArena report has leaked an image of the yet-to-be-announced Infinix 260W Thunder Charge charger, pictured alongside what appears to be the recently launched Infinix Zero Ultra. The new 260-watt charging system will include a 100-watt four-way charge pump and an AHB (Advanced High Performance Bus) circuit configuration with shielded charge control, the report adds.

The report also states that Infinix will likely launch its 260W Thunder Charge charging system on March 9. It is unclear if a new phone will be released alongside the 260W charger, or if a revised version of the Infinix Zero Ultra will be used for clarity. New charging system. Regardless, the report confirms, Infinix will launch a phone with a 260W charger by the end of this year.

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Infinix 260W Thunder Charge seen next to the Infinix Zero Ultra
Image source: GSMArena

Infinix is ​​also testing support for 100W wireless charging, as per the report. This charger is said to feature a custom coil design that improves charging efficiency, reduces internal resistance, and extends peak power charging time.

If launched, the 260W Thunder Charge will be the fastest smartphone charger on the market to date. Realme recently launched GT Neo 5 and GT 3 models with support for 240W Fast Charging, which is currently leading the fastest charging smartphones.

The race for the fastest-charging smartphone could get even more intense soon, as one of the biggest smartphone manufacturers, Redmi, recently confirmed that it is testing a second timeless 300W charger that can charge a device powered by a 4,100mAh battery in 5 minutes. .

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Joanna Swanson

Joanna Swanson is Europe correspondent at the Thomson Reuters Foundation based in Brussels covering politics, culture, business, climate change, society, economies and inclusive tech. With specific focus in breaking news, she has covered some of the world's most significant stories.