BMW Wireless Charging Station

May 30, 2018

Category: Tech

One of the greatest burdens of any electric vehicle is making sure it’s charged come morning. Now, with the new BMW Wireless Charging station, ensuring your 530e iPerformance sedan remains charged overnight will be as simple as parking it in the garage.

It’s all thanks to this new device that functions like a Qi pad for the vehicle and utilizes groundbreaking charging technology via electric energy transmitted to the vehicle’s high-voltage battery without the need for any cables. Simply park the car over the GroundPad and charging will initiate without any further action from the driver. It features a charging power of 3.2 kW and an efficiency rate of 85 percent that allows a full charge in just 3.5 hours and turns off automatically once a full charge has been met. Plus, a Control Display on the dash ensures you’re correctly parked atop the GroundPad each and every time. Production slated for July 2018.

Learn More: BMW

HiConsumption is reader-supported. When you buy through links on our site, we may earn an affiliate commission. Learn more

More From Tech

Salomon x Huckberry Just Developed An Exclusive High-Tech Trail Runner

The shoes’ upper combines an abrasion-resistant TPU film with a durable mesh.

Posted By Johnny Brayson

Partner
Featured Image

Cambridge Audio Honors Its First Offering With 2 AIO Hi-Fi Streaming Amps

With 6.8” LCD displays & connectivity to almost every streaming service imaginable.

Posted By

Apr 9, 2021

Featured Image

Lenovo’s New Gaming Smartphone Is So Powerful It Needs 2 Cooling Fans

As well as two 2,750mAh batteries that can be charged in just 30 minutes.

Posted By

Apr 8, 2021

Featured Image

Honeywell & will.i.am Collaborated On A Tech-Loaded, Noise-Canceling Face Mask

The Xupermask includes noise-canceling earbuds & dual 3-speed fans.

Posted By

Apr 6, 2021

Featured Image

Ikea’s Förnuftig Air Purifier Offers An Upscale Aesthetic At An Affordable Price

With three levels of filtration to eliminate polluting airborne particulates and gases.

Posted By

Apr 5, 2021

Featured Image

Belkin Is Outfitting Apple’s iPhone 12 With A Slew Of MagSafe Accessories

The collection includes chargers, mounts, and power banks.

Posted By

Apr 2, 2021