This video shows 5 smartphone charging hacks you never knew existed

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Charging your phone is pretty straightforward. Plug it into the wall, wait a bit, and job’s a good ‘un. But there are tons of other ways to keep your phone topped up — and I’ll bet that you haven’t even thought of some of them. We’ve put together a selection of 5 smartphone charging hacks in a YouTube video. Check out the video on YouTube, or scroll on for the text version!

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Does the Nexus 6P have wireless charging?

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No, the Nexus 6P doesn’t have wireless charging.

Although a common feature on earlier Nexus devices, Google didn’t include the technology on the latest Nexus phones, the Nexus 6P and Nexus 5X. In a Reddit AMA interview session, Google engineer Hiroshi Lockheimer stated that they ditched the tech because USB-C solves a lot of wired charging problems and they wanted a thinner phone…

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