Apple Discontinues Apple Watch Magnetic Charging Dock

Following its "Far out" event yesterday, Apple has discontinued the Apple Watch Magnetic Charging Dock.

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The dock, which retailed for $79, included a circular base and allowed Apple Watch users to charge their Apple Watch in either a flat position or on its side to be used as an alarm clock. The dock was launched following the release of the first Apple Watch in 2015. For customers looking for a similar experience, Apple offers the MagSafe Duo Charger, which can charge both an Apple Watch and an iPhone with ‌MagSafe‌ at the same time.

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Top Rated Comments

dantracht Avatar
11 weeks ago
That’s a shame. Have one at my bedside and it’s my favorite charger.
Score: 24 Votes (Like | Disagree)
Marshall73 Avatar
11 weeks ago
So, going by this thread Apple sold at least 3 :D
Score: 15 Votes (Like | Disagree)
darngooddesign Avatar
11 weeks ago

That existed? When?
Until now.
Score: 13 Votes (Like | Disagree)
AirunJae Avatar
11 weeks ago

Wow, this is an essential part of the whole Apple Watch experience for us. I am surprised to see it discontinued.

Could argue that this charger should be included with each watch purchase.
I always liked the look of these, but could never really justify the price.
Score: 10 Votes (Like | Disagree)
NJRonbo Avatar
11 weeks ago

That’s a shame. Have one at my bedside and it’s my favorite charger.
I agree. Love this charger. At least we have one.
Score: 8 Votes (Like | Disagree)
GMShadow Avatar
11 weeks ago
I’m guessing it just didn’t sell. It’s a lot for most people when cheaper charge stands exist.
Score: 7 Votes (Like | Disagree)

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