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Best Tesla Wireless Phone Chargers for Model 3 and Model Y in 2023 – Buying Guide

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With tons of built-in features and accessories, Tesla provides a class of comfort to EV drivers. Newer versions of the Tesla Model 3 and Model Y sold after 2020 come with built-in Tesla wireless phone chargers, but it is missing in the older models.

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Not to worry, now the Teslas before 2020 can use third-party Tesla Model 3 and Model Y wireless phone charger accessories to convert the wired USB ports into a wireless phone charging pad. We reviewed some of the most popular Tesla wireless charging pads for a week in our own Teslas. While doing the review, we considered the durability, material, finish, and design of the product. In this article, we have discussed the best Tesla wireless chargers along with a buying guide and reasons to go for wireless phone charging.

Best Tesla Wireless Phone Chargers

After reviewing for a week, we have shared some of our recommendations. Here is a list of the best Tesla wireless phone chargers for Model 3 and Model Y:

Tesla Wireless Phone ChargersPrice
Taptes Tesla Wireless Phone charger$59
VXDAS 10W Tesla Wireless Phone Charging Pad$39
Tesla Official Wireless Portable Charger 2.0$70
XWXELEC Magnetic Wireless Charger$29
Jeda Tesla Wireless Charger$99
CreekT Charger Cum Console Organizer$44
Nomad Tesla Phone Charger$59
Best Tesla Model 3 and Model Y Wireless Phone Charger

Taptes Tesla Wireless Phone charger

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Taptes Wireless Phone Charging Pad for Tesla Model 3 and Model Y

Anti-Slip, Heat Control, Multi-Device Wireless Phone Charger compatible for Tesla Model 3 and Model Y

Taptes Tesla Wireless Phone Charger is a reliable wireless phone charging pad for Tesla Model 3 and Model Y that fits perfectly in the center console of the car. While we tested the charging pad we connected it to two USB ports in the Tesla USB hub to charge two smartphones simultaneously.

The anti-slip material at the top does not allow the phone to fall while driving, also it supports both wireless and wired charging.

Features:

  • Standard Qi wireless charging supports both iPhone and Android devices.
  • It is equipped with temperature control to prevent overheating.
  • Anti-slip surface keeps your device securely in place while driving.

Pros:

  • Easy 2-minute installation.
  • Charges the phone both vertically and horizontally.
  • Efficient and safe wireless charging
  • Sleek design goes really well with the car’s aesthetics.

Cons:

  • No such cons as of now, a slightly higher price range can be included.

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VXDAS 10W Tesla Wireless Phone Charging Pad

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Tesla wireless phone charger for model 3, model X, and model Y by VXDAS

Fast Charging enabled with easy installation Tesla wireless phone charger by VXDAS for Model 3 and Model Y

This VXDAS wireless charger fits perfectly in the Tesla Model 3’s center console, providing hassle-free wireless charging for your smartphones. It supports both Android and iPhone charging by utilizing Qi wireless charging technology. A thin rise at the bottom prevents the phone from falling while charging phones wirelessly.

Features:

  • Long and detachable cables for connecting via USB hub
  • 10W dual USB ports charging two phones at a time
  • Anti-slip surface to keep smartphone secure
  • Fast charging capability- 1% in 2-3 minutes

Pros:

  • Perfect fit for Tesla Model 3’s center console
  • Supports Android and iPhone devices
  • Intelligent chip for safety
  • Fast charging capability

Cons:

  • Compatibility issues with some smartphone models.

Tesla Wireless Portable Charger 2.0

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Tesla Model 3, Model X, and Model Y wireless phone charger 2.0

Official Tesla Wireless Phone Charger for Model 3 and Model Y

If you are looking for something first-party, Tesla’s official wireless phone charger 2.0 is the perfect solution for your Tesla wireless phone charging needs. It boosts the charging speed when placed over a Tesla wireless phone charger.

The Wireless portable charger 2.0 can be charged via Tesla’s inbuilt charging pad or external charging via USB ports. It can be detached from the charging pad while it charges smartphones independently.

Features:

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XWXELEC Magnetic Tesla Wireless Charger

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Tesla wireless phone charging mount for model 3, model Y, and Model X

Durable and affordable Tesla Wireless Phone Charger mount for Model 3 and Model Y

The XWXELEC Magnetic Tesla wireless phone charger is a convenient and secure wireless charging solution that mounts to the air vents of Tesla Model 3, Model Y, and Model X. Mounted on the air vents, the wireless charger keeps your phone within reach.

It supports Qi Tesla wireless phone charging and features a 360-degree rotation for optimal viewing angles. The Tesla wireless phone charger also has built-in overcharging and overheating protection.

Pros:

  • Easy installation on the air vent
  • Secure magnetic mount
  • Qi wireless charging support
  • 360-degree rotation for optimal viewing angles

Cons:

  • The magnetic attachment could be stronger

Jeda Wireless Phone Charger

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Jeda wireless phone charger Tesla Model 3, Model Y, and Model X

Reliable and MagSafe Compatible Tesla wireless phone charging pad.

The Jeda wireless pad V4 is a versatile wireless phone charger for the Tesla Model 3 and Model Y. The Tesla wireless charging pad from Jeda supports 7.5 W fast charging for two phones at once. It doesn’t have a battery to assist in fast charging, to enable this feature one has to buy a fast charging component separately for the Jeda wireless charger Tesla Model 3.

It provides 2 sides for vertical charging and 1 for horizontal charging: a Three-way Charging facility for the Tesla Model 3 wireless charger.

Features:

  • Can be used for smartphones as well as wireless headphones
  • Flexible charging area to support all smartphone sizes and models
  • Being Magsafe compatible it offers seamless charging for iPhones

Pros:

  • The grip of the pad is very promising.
  •  Installation is super easy.
  • Charges every Qi-enabled phone.
  • Supports both wired and wireless charging

Cons:

 No cons seen as of now, the price is moderate considering the quality.

CreekT Wireless Charger Cum Console Organizer

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Tesla Wireless Phone Charger Cum Console Organizer

Two-in-One Tesla wireless phone charging pad cum center console organizer

The CreekT charger cum Console Organizer is a practical accessory for Tesla Model S and Model X owners, offering wireless phone charging and organizing the center console.

This organizer fits perfectly in the center console of the Tesla Model S and Model X, providing a wireless charging facility as well as a convenient storage solution. The wireless charger supports Qi wireless charging to charge both Android and iPhones, and its anti-slip design ensures the phone stays in place while driving.

The organizer includes compartments for storing coins, cards, pens, and other small items, keeping your console tidy.

Nomad’s Tesla wireless charger for Model 3/Y

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Nomad Tesla wireless phone charger for model 3, model X, and model Y

Nomad Wireless Tesla Phone Charging Pad for Model 3, Model S, Model Y

The Nomad wireless phone charging pad is the most popular and reliable Tesla phone charger for Model 3 as it supports dual Qi-tesla charger certified coils with 7.5 W fast charging. The Nomad wireless charging pad charges two phones simultaneously and its anti-slip design ensures the phone stays in place.

The Nomad wireless charging pad is one of the best-looking charging pads for Tesla Model 3’s so far that goes really well with the car aesthetics. Here, LED lights indicate the charging status, and also it uses both the USB port of the Tesla electric car.

Features:

  • Fits perfectly in the Tesla’s center console
  • LED lights for charging status indicator
  • Supports horizontal charging

Pros:

  • The Tesla Model 3 wireless charger turns off when the car is off. So, there is no power loss.
  • LED indicators
  • Vertical and horizontal charging ability.

Cons:

  • The wireless charger doesn’t work for some smartphone models

Best Tesla Model 3 wireless phone charger

After testing quite a few Wireless phone chargers for the Tesla Model 3 we recommend the wireless charger by Nomad and Taptes. The older Tesla Model 3 doesn’t come with an inbuilt wireless phone charger unlike the variant launched after 2020. However, there are various third-party Tesla Model 3 wireless charging pads that allow you to change the original wired console into a wireless charging pad.

Best Tesla Model Y wireless phone charging pad

We tested some of the wireless phone charging pads for the Tesla Model Y with our in-house Teslas. We recommend the Jeda wireless phone charger considering its durability and fast charging features. And if you are on a tight budget, the Taptes wireless phone charger is a good alternative.

Why use a Tesla wireless charger?

Removing your phone’s case every time to charge your phone using the inbuilt USB ports can be irritating. Thankfully, the installation of the Tesla wireless charging pad is very easy and it provides the facility to charge two phones at a time. It is one of the most useful Tesla electric car accessories one should consider buying.

  • The anti-slip functionality keeps the phone still during charging while driving
  • The Tesla wireless phone chargers omit the need to carry different charging cables
  • It reduces the mess in the center console caused by charging cables
  • A wireless phone charger comes in handy to charge wireless earphones.

Tesla wireless phone charger buying guide

Since we offered a lot of options to choose from, here are five tips to help you choose the right Tesla wireless phone charger for Model 3 and Y:

Compatibility

Before purchasing a wireless phone charger for your Tesla, make sure it is compatible with your specific model. Check the product description or manufacturer’s website for compatibility information.

Qi Wireless Charging

Look for chargers that support Qi wireless charging technology, as it is the industry standard for wireless charging. Qi compatibility ensures that it charges both Android and iPhones.

Installation

Consider the ease of installation while buying the wireless charger. Some chargers require professional installation, while others can be easily installed by the owner.

Design and Fit

Look for wireless chargers that are specifically designed for Tesla vehicles. They should seamlessly integrate into the center console or air vent, ensuring a neat and tidy appearance. Check the product dimensions and ensure that it fits perfectly in your Tesla.

Charging Speed

Check the charging speed of the wireless charger before buying. Choose chargers that offer fast charging capabilities to ensure quick and efficient charging for your smartphones.

Security and Stability

Consider the stability of smartphones while charging via a Tesla wireless charger. Look for chargers that have anti-slip surfaces or magnetic mounts to hold your phone securely in place while driving.

ECOGEARS TAKE

We tested quite a lot of Wireless phone chargers for Tesla Model 3 and Model Y and came to the conclusion that Taptes and Nomad are the best USB Tesla wireless chargers considering the build quality and fit. If you are on a tight budget, the XWXELEC magnetic Tesla wireless charging mount is a great option to choose from.

FAQs on Tesla Phone Chargers:

Does Tesla have wireless phone charging?

Tesla started offering wireless phone chargers in the newer Model 3 and Model Y variants after 2020. The older Tesla variants sold before 2020 don’t have a wireless phone charging pad. However, there are ample third-party wireless chargers available for your Tesla.

Does the Tesla Model 3 have wireless phone charging?

Yes, the Tesla Model 3 has a wireless phone charging pad in the newer variants launched after 2020. For the older variants, there are lots of aftermarket wireless chargers like the ones from Taptes, Jeda, and Nomad.

Does the Tesla Model Y have wireless phone charging?

Yes, the Tesla Model Y has wireless phone charging in the newer models launched after 2020. For the older variants sold after 2020, there are lots of third-party Tesla wireless chargers like the ones from Taptes, Jeda, and Nomad.

How to install the Tesla Model 3 wireless phone charger?

· Remove the OEM phone pad and the hardwire charge connector.
· Once the platform is free, one can install the QI charging pad.
· Take the two USB cables and thread them through the opening in the phone deck, pushing the pad into place.
· Rotate the phone platform up and plug in the USB cables.
· That’s it, the installation is completed.

How to use a Tesla Model Y wireless phone charger?

Using a Tesla wireless phone charger is relatively simple. Just place your smartphone over one side of the charging pad either horizontally or vertically and press the charge button.

How to charge a phone in Tesla?

In a Tesla electric car, mobile phones can be charged by connecting the charging cable to a USB port in the center console or by placing smartphones directly over the Tesla wireless charging pad.

How to repair a Tesla wireless phone charger?

In most of the cases of Tesla wireless chargers not working, either the USB port is not connected properly or there are some phone compatibility issues. Simply check the back of the charger to tighten the USB port connecting the wireless charger or try charging a different phone.

Sima Sharma

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