Legrand introduced a new Radiant wall plate with a Qi-certified wireless charger

Posted on Sep 3 2018 - 4:41pm by Tom Kenny

Legrand has today unveiled what may be the first in-wall Qi-certified wired-free charger. fitting in a single-gang electrical field, the in-wall Radiant wireless Charger additionally comes bundled with a duplex receptacle with USB-port.

The Radiant wireless Charger is a sharp choice to without problems keep your iPhone charged up at the same time as preserving it off of counter tops and more. At the same time as there are masses of stand-model Qi chargers in the marketplace, we haven’t seen any in-wall alternatives until now.


Legrand Radiant Wall Outlet Plate Features

Works with wireless ready smart phones with Qi technology
Convenient phone cradle keeps counter space clear and clutter-free
Extra port with 3.1 amp total charging capacity allows charging multiple electronics at the same time
Power outlets meet (NEC) tamper-resistant requirements
Designed to be installed on a single gang electrical box
Protects children: patented shutter system helps prevent improper insertion of foreign objects—now with black “invisi-shutters” for an invisible effect preferred by end users
Captivated mounting screws offer hassle-free installation
Replaces any standard outlet with ease
Back and side wire terminals for installation flexibility

So what’s the use case for this no longer so traditional layout? perhaps you’ve got a wall socket to your kitchen and want with a purpose to watch some thing to your cellphone whilst working there on the same time. The wall plate does have a holder for phones, even though it appears a bit precarious. Given how wired-free charging works, you might restrained to maintaining your phone in portrait orientation.

Legrand Radiant Wall Outlet Plate Price

If you do really feel the need for wired-free charging on your wall, the best news is that you won’t want to bore holes. The Legrand Radiant wireless Charger can update any general, single-gang box. You do need some electric information to make the switch. The wall plate expenses $65 to $75 and is to be had in White, Ivory, mild Almond, and Black colors from outlets including Lowe’s and Fry’s.