- News tagged "wireless charging"
Sunday, 13 Sep 2015
Samsung fires its first salvo against Apple and its new iPhones with a TV ad titled "It's Not a Phone, It's a Galaxy". In the thirty-second video, Samsung mocks Apple for not having one key feature which its Galaxy S6/S6 Edge and Galaxy Note 5 have.
Wednesday, 29 Jul 2015
Qualcomm has become the first company to enable wireless charging for mobile devices with metal bodies. It's Rezence-based WiPower technology will extend up to 22 watts of power to devices with metal exteriors.
Monday, 27 Jul 2015
Samsung has announced the SE370, a new PLS monitor that comes with a wireless charging pad for your mobile devices.
Thursday, 25 Jun 2015
It won't be long until you no longer have to choose between the convenience of a wireless charger and the speed of a quick charger, as the Wireless Power Consortium has just rolled out a new version of its Qi standard that supports 15W wireless charging, similar to wired Quick Chargers currently available.
Wednesday, 24 Jun 2015
The Wireless Power Consortium (WPC) has announced a new Qi wireless charging standard that can deliver up to 15 watts of power to mobile devices, which translates into faster charging times and an overall better user experience.
Tuesday, 3 Mar 2015
MediaTek's MT3188 is world's first ASIC to be compatible with all 3 of the leading wireless charging standards. With this chip, Mediatek carves a path to speed the development of the wireless charging scene. More details inside.
Monday, 2 Mar 2015
At MWC 2015, Swedish home furnishings retailer, Ikea announced a new range of products that support Qi wireless charging. Read on to find out more about its Qi-enabled furniture.
Wednesday, 22 Jan 2014
Bezalel's latest portable wireless charger, ARK, uses the Qi standard, and apparently can charge phones 20% faster than other wireless chargers, or 5% faster than conventional cable-charging from battery packs. It also supports dual charging with a USB port, so you can charge your second mobile device simultaneously.
Wednesday, 30 Jan 2013
Pentax has announced the latest versions of their distinctive looking rugged digital compacts; the WG-3, WG-3 GPS and the WG-10. The WG-3 GPS is compatible with the wireless Qi (inductive power standard) recharging system and can recharge wirelessly.
Wednesday, 5 Dec 2012
Apple has filed a patent application for wireless charging technology based on magnetic resonance. The difference with most wireless charging technologies on the market is that Apple's patent covers charging from a distance up to 1m.