9 Things You Should Know About the Pioneer CEV10 Wireless Charging Headset
With the CEV series of wireless charging headphones now officially available, the question is, will you be getting the CEVs for your phone, tablet, and laptop?
Here are 9 things you should know about the Pioneer wireless charging headsets to get you ready.1.
What is the PioneerCEV10?
The PioneerCEVs Pioneer CEVs PioneerCEVS is a new wireless charging device that comes with a USB-C port and Bluetooth 4.0 audio.
They also come with a 1.4 GHz Bluetooth 4/EDR (enhanced data rates) and a 5-hour battery life.
The CEVs can be paired with any Android smartphone or tablet to get a full wireless charging experience.2.
How does it work?
The wireless charging technology is built around an embedded antenna.
It has a built-in Wi-Fi module to connect to a smartphone or a tablet and charge your device from a nearby network.
You can also use it to charge your tablet while it is plugged into a wall outlet.3.
How much is it?
The CEVs are currently only available for $399.99 and are set to come out in November of 2018.
The CEVS can also be ordered with or without Bluetooth.4.
Can I charge my phone with it?
Yes, you can.
There is no difference between the Pioneer and the Pioneer2CEV chargers, but the Pioneer 2CEV has a more powerful battery.
It can charge your phone up to 5 hours of wireless usage in total.5.
Can you charge my laptop?
The Pioneer2 is capable of charging your laptop from a wall-plugged outlet and also supports charging your tablet.6.
Does it work with my phones charger?
Yes it can.
The charging plug for the Pioneer can charge a smartphone up to 6 hours of charging.7.
Does the Pioneer charge my smartphone at the same time as my tablet?
Yes but it will only charge it for a maximum of 5 hours.8.
Can my phone and tablet both be connected at the exact same time?
The device only works with a compatible phone, but can work with a tablet connected to your computer.9.
Will the Pioneer work with Android phones and tablets?
The answer is yes.
But you need to check with your phone manufacturer first.
It is a good idea to check out our guide to the best Android phones to buy if you want to check if the Pioneer charger will work with your device.10.
What about Bluetooth and charging?
The 3.5 mm audio jack can be used with a Bluetooth headset or a compatible Bluetooth device.
The audio is then sent wirelessly via USB-CEV cable to your device and your smartphone or other connected device.11.
Is there an update to the Pioneer 3CEV?
Yes the Pioneer3CEV comes with an optional wireless charging cable for $19.99.12.
Will I be able to use it with my tablets?
Yes and yes.
The 3CEVs charger can charge both a phone and a tablet at the end of the day, but there is no Bluetooth support.13.
Will my CEVs be compatible with the CEVR2?
Yes if you order one with Bluetooth, but they won’t be compatible if you use them with an Android device.14.
Can they charge my tablets and phones at the very same time without pairing?
Yes you can but it requires you to pair your phone with your tablet first.15.
Does my phone or tablet have to be connected to a wall socket?
Yes because the Pioneer will charge your devices from your wall socket.16.
Does this mean my CEV is not compatible with other phones and/or tablets?
No, the Pioneer is compatible with any Bluetooth compatible device.17.
Can the Pioneer Charge Charge my Phone or Tablet from a Wall Plug?
Yes in theory, yes it will charge the phone and then charge your other devices.18.
Is this a good option for a home or office charger?
If you are in a small space, this is a great option.
The 2CEVs are more portable than the CEvs, but still will work for most tasks.19.
Does that mean I can charge my iPad and iPhone while the Pioneer was charging mine?
Yes that is a possibility.
The Apple iPad and iPhones are both capable of pairing, so you will need to make sure the device is plugged in when you pair it with the Pioneer.20.
What if my phone doesn’t have Bluetooth?
This is an issue with most smartphones.
If you want a charging adapter, you will have to purchase a separate adapter that can be attached to your phone.