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How does the Toyota Qi wireless charging pad work?

Trying to wrangle charging cords for at home, at work, and in the car is no longer necessary with the Toyota Qi wireless charging pad that can now be found on more and more Toyota models including the recently released 2019 Toyota Avalon. The Toyota Qi wireless charger makes it easy to charge your compatible smartphone on the go, no cord required. Find a step by step guide for how to use the Toyota Qi wireless charger below.

Step By Step Guide For Using the Toyota Wireless Charger

  • Step 1 – Remove any items from the wireless charging pad
  • Step 2 – Place your compatible device on the charging pad
  • Step 3 – Press the wireless charging button
  • Step 4 – When an amber light comes on, your compatible device is charging
  • Step 5 – When a green light comes on, your compatible device is fully charged

In most models, the Toyota Qi wireless charging pad can be found behind the shifter. Keep in mind that some smartphone cases could block the charging system from recognizing when the device is fully charged and when this happens the green light described above may not illuminate.

What phones are compatible with Qi wireless charging?

The Toyota Qi wireless charging pad will work with any smartphone device that offers built-in Qi wireless charging capabilities. Qi is currently the leading wireless technology and popular smartphone brands including Apple, Samsung, Sony, Google, and LG all offer a selection of compatible devices. For more information on whether your smartphone device offers Qi wireless charging capabilities, please contact your smartphone service provider.

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The Fox Toyota dealership has a selection of new Toyota models that offer the Qi wireless charging feature. Stop by the dealership and our sales team would be happy to point out equipped models and can also set you up with a test drive so you can experience the convenience of wireless charging on the go.