Apple, the California-based company have always been granted a patent for extraordinary ideas that it brings to its devices. The latest patent submitted by Apple in the third quarter of 2016, reveals the possibility of Future AirPods case that can act as a wireless charging point for various Apple devices.
The latest patent by the company speaks more on the futuristic design of AirPods case. The patent suggests that the case can also act as a charging point for various iDevices, for instance, MacBook, iPad which can be extremely useful for the users.
The futuristic Wireless Charging case
If the company successfully designs such multi-purpose AirPods case, it will pave the way for the new age of technology.
The patent shows the possibility of AirPods case that has inbuilt power transmitting component. The case can be used to perform 2 functions: firstly, for keeping your AirPods and secondly for charging the devices.
Also, other devices like portable music players for example., MP3 devices, portable video players, digital cameras can be charged with this case.
The upcoming iDevices will have an optical or proximity sensor to assist them for wireless charging. The sensor will help the case to locate the gadget.
Furthermore, the interesting feature here is that the AirPods case will also include a liquid-tight electrical connector. In simple words, this case will be waterproof and will prevent the device from water damage.
The Apple Patent also reveals: “In various embodiments, the liquid-tight seal of the case shall be rated between 3 (spraying water) and 6 (powerful water jets) while in some personifications the liquid-tight seal shall be rated between 4 (splashing water) and 7 (immersion up to 1 meter).”
There are rumors that iPhone 8 device will be compatible with this futuristic case. But whether the next generation iPhone will make this case a reality or not is yet to be soon.