At its WWDC 2022 event, Apple unveiled the new M2 MacBook Pro and MacBook Air. Alongside the new notebooks, the company also unveiled its new 35W power adapter with dual USB-C ports. A teardown has been discovered online that aims to show the components inside the new 35W power adapter. Scroll down to read more details on the topic.
Apple''s new 35W power adapter with dual USB-C ports receives a teardown process.
ChargerLAB is a well-known company that dissects Apple products and accessories. According to the teardown, the power adapter offers a unique configuration that allows for quick replacement of the prongs for different zones. Moreover, it has two similar circuits with symmetrical components on the front and back of the power adapter.
Apple is offering two versions of the 35W power adapter, a standard and a compact version. Both versions are priced at $59. The standard version is similar to the MacBook standard, while the compact version is more like a charger for the iPad, but with two USB-C ports. So we can look at how the components are organized inside the standard 35W power adapter.
With power delivery 3.0, the dual USB-C adapter can last up to 35W. Each device is compatible with four power delivery options, including 5V3A, 9V3A, 153V2.33A, and 20V1.75A. According to Apple, a MacBook and an iPhone or an iPad would receive 17.5W of power. Each device would receive the entire 35W of power.
The new M2 MacBook Air will support both versions of the 35W power adapter, and it is recommended by Apple. The M2 MacBook Air is expected to launch in July, so be sure to stick around for more details. This is everything you need to know about the 35W power adapter teardown in the comments.