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  Reply # 1166075 31-Oct-2014 18:33
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:/ came too late to the party.

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  Reply # 1166501 1-Nov-2014 16:01
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Damn, missed out. :(

Anyone know where to get some decent affordable wireless chargers? The cheap unbranded ones seems dodgy.

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  Reply # 1166628 1-Nov-2014 18:46
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jarj: Damn, missed out. :(

Anyone know where to get some decent affordable wireless chargers? The cheap unbranded ones seems dodgy.


I have a couple of them and they seem to work pretty well.  I've been using two different unbranded ones which I bought from DealExtreme & Ebay for about six months now with no issues.  If you're interested I can find you the links to buy?
They costed around NZ$25 & NZ$10.  The placement on the cheaper one needs to be more specific than the other.

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  Reply # 1166737 2-Nov-2014 04:15
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Yes please, it's sometimes hard to tell what products will work properly from DX.

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  Reply # 1166742 2-Nov-2014 07:42
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A1den: Yes please, it's sometimes hard to tell what products will work properly from DX.


This is the more expensive one from DX – US$21.  This one works really well.  http://www.dx.com/p/metrans-mwt03-super-mini-micro-usb-wireless-charger-transmitter-for-nokia-samsung-more-black-226778#.VFUo-52SzWU

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 also have this one, it's a lot cheaper at US$6.  It works well, but I find the placement of the phone has to be pretty specific, which is annoying sometimes.  http://www.ebay.com/itm/Qi-Wireless-Power-Pad-Charger-for-iPhone-Samsung-Galaxy-S3-S4-Note2-Nokia-Nexus-/200973639674?pt=US_Cell_Phone_PDA_Chargers&var=&hash=item2ecaf65ffa


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  Reply # 1167350 3-Nov-2014 10:07
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Will this work on the first gen of win 8 lumias like the 620 (it has NFC)?

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  Reply # 1167358 3-Nov-2014 10:21
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TeaLeaf: Will this work on the first gen of win 8 lumias like the 620 (it has NFC)?


Wireless charging is not the same as NFC.

You can get wireless charging shells for some Lumias, I don't believe the 620 is one of them.

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  Reply # 1168031 3-Nov-2014 21:40
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yep turns out a 620 is a no go, nor the 635. never mind. still love windows phone even with its windows esque bugs.

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