Hey guys, in this guide you’ll learn how to convert a smartphone charger into a wireless charger using a simple method discussed in the article ahead.
Our life has become much easier and joyful with a smartphone. Using your smartphone while charging is not a recommended act, but sometimes you may have something importance doing and while your smartphone is running on a low battery, you definitely have to finish that task before your phone goes off. But smartphone chargers often time is not enough to keep the distance between charging and usage of your smartphone.
But what if you can turn that smartphone charger into a wireless charger and still use your phone from a distance. Is this even possible? Yes, you can actually convert your smartphone charger into a wireless charger. With this simple hack, you can still charge your phone from a distance of about 50ft. away from the power source.
How to Convert a Smartphone Charger Into a Wireless Charger
For this trick, you require some cheap and affordable material which you can also get around you or from the gadget you no longer find useful at home.
- Smartphone charger adapter
- USB cable
- Aluminium foil
- Copper wire
- Electric tape
- Magnet (With a definite shape and not broken)
Without further ado, let’ dive into the steps of making a wireless charger
Steps to Convert a Smartphone Charger Into a Wireless Charger
Step 1. Pick your USB cable, cut it nearly at both ends, carve out part of the insulated cover of both wires as shown below.
Step 2. Cut out a piece of the Aluminum foil and use it to wrap the naked parts of both wires gotten from step 1, as shown below.
Step 3. Now tie some strings of copper wire around both USB ports.
Step 4. In the same region, cover the part with your electric cable and repeat step 3. See example in step 6.
Step 5. Pick up your magnet and place it on the top / left side of your adapter for proper wireless connection.
Step 6. Now connect both USB ports to their respective device and plug the adapter into a power source and watch your smartphone charge. These are the simple tweaks behind the hack. If you do not understand the steps explained above. I might make a short video on that from start to finish.
That’s it, now you’ve learnt how to convert a smartphone charger into a wireless charger. This is a simple home hack and if you find this post helpful, share it with your friends.