Fourfold the speed of Qualcomm’s previous generation of fast charging technology.

Qualcomm has new fast charging technology for mobile devices that works with Google’s Android operating system: Qualcomm Quick Charge 5 >.

Or, as the company’s vice president of product management, Ev Roach, calls it, «our fastest and most versatile charging solution.»

Roach explains < / a> that «it will allow consumers to enjoy their devices for longer periods of time, without worrying about the time it takes to recharge».

This new version of Qualcomm Quick Charge arrives ready to charge devices at half capacity in five minutes . This means multiplying the loading speed of the previous generation by four. It is also 70% more efficient than Quick Charge 4. And offers ten times more power than Quick Charge 1.

It is characterized by admitting more than 100 W of power of load, being optimized for USB-PD and Type-C and incorporating security measures such as a dozen separate protections for voltage, current and temperature or the fact of operating 10 degrees below what Quick Charge 4 did.

To boost efficiency and extend battery life, take advantage of Qualcomm Battery Saver and Qualcomm Smart Identification of Adapter Capabilities technologies.

The first devices prepared for Qualcomm Quick Charge 5 should start to appear on the market during the summer.