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Mercedes-Benz launches new Wallbox in the US offering connected and intelligent charging at home

The new Mercedes-Benz Wallbox is now widely available across the United States, providing customers with another connected and intelligent charging option at home. The wallbox delivers up to 11.5 kW on a 240V split-phase circuit. This makes charging with the Wallbox about 8x faster than using a conventional household outlet.


In the first quarter of 2024, customers who purchase a MY23 EQE or EQS (all variants) are eligible to receive a complimentary Wallbox.

Once the Mercedes-Benz Wallbox is connected to the internet, customers can use remote functions to easily operate the wallbox with the Mercedes me connect app on their smartphone—no matter where they are. For example, the app can be used to start and stop charging sessions, track the current charging status, display the charging history and more. Within the app, customers can estimate their home charging costs based on the energy rate and amount of energy consumed by their vehicle.

The Mercedes-Benz Wallbox is also able to receive over-the-air software updates, which will allow for additional features to be added as they are developed. Additionally, the Mercedes-Benz Wallbox can protect against unauthorized use by locking and unlocking via the Mercedes me connect app or RFID card.

Multi-colored LED lights on the wallbox indicate the status of the charging process. When installed correctly, the integrated safety components of the wallbox provide additional protection against fault currents for the vehicle, home and wallbox when actively charging.

To maximize versatility, the Mercedes-Benz Wallbox has a 23-foot charging cable to accommodate different garage parking configurations. The Mercedes-Benz Wallbox charges all Mercedes-Benz electric and plug-in hybrid vehicles, as well as EVs from other manufacturers that use the SAE J1772 charging inlet.

The Mercedes-Benz Wallbox is available through Mercedes-Benz dealers. The wallbox requires installation by a certified electrician.


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