Critics have already blasted the transfer. Whereas there’s an environmental argument to made for transport fewer chargers, this additionally helps Xiaomi get monetary savings. It could possibly keep or develop its revenue margins, particularly for these clients that purchase an official charger. That would embrace individuals who have already got chargers — you possibly can’t actually benefit from quick charging until you’ve a appropriate adapter.
The exclusion gained’t matter a lot in North America and different locations the place Xiaomi has a restricted viewers. Nonetheless, it might simply set the stage for what’s to return. Between this and Samsung reportedly skipping the charger with the Galaxy S21, there’s an actual probability you’ll must exit of your solution to discover a handset (a minimum of, a high-end handset) with an included energy brick in 2021.