Thursday, October 20, 2016
Submit your own News for
inclusion in our Site.
Click here...
Breaking News
Razer Unveils The New Razer Blade Pro Gaming Notebook
Nintendo NX Will Be Called Switch, Coming In March 2017
Samsung Could Use LG Chem batteries For Future Smartphones
Yahoo Asks U.S. Intelligence Authorities To Explain Email Scanning Order
Chinese LeEco Showcases TV, Smartphone And Self-driving Car In San Francisco
Fujitsu Develops New Architecture that Rivals Quantum Computers
Acer 24-Inch WQHD Predator Monitor Features ZeroFrame Design, 144Hz Refresh Rate With up to 165Hz Overclocking
Kodak Releases The KODAKEKTRA Smartphone Camera Hybrid
Active Discussions
Which of these DVD media are the best, most durable?
How to back up a PS2 DL game
Copy a protected DVD?
roxio issues with xp pro
Help make DVDInfoPro better with dvdinfomantis!!!
menu making
Optiarc AD-7260S review
cdrw trouble
 Home > News > PC Parts > A4WP To...
Last 7 Days News : SU MO TU WE TH FR SA All News

Thursday, February 20, 2014
A4WP To Expand Wireless Charging To Laptops

The Alliance for Wireless Power (A4WP) is introducing a secondary, higher-powered initiative focusing on wirelessly charging electronic products from 20 to 50 watts, like Ultrabooks, laptops, and mid-powered appliances.

Coinciding with the latest standard, Dell has joined the A4WP, becoming the first major PC original equipment manufacturer (OEM) to join a wireless power standards organization.

Dell joins an existing A4WP membership that has grown to over 80 companies including board members Broadcom, Gill Electronics, IDT, Intel, Qualcomm, Samsung, SEMCO, and WiTricity in addition to other industry leaders such as Fujitsu, Haier, HTC, LG, Panasonic, and SanDisk.

The A4WP is standardizing wireless power transfer using near-field magnetic resonance technology, called Rezence. Rezence is capable of charging multiple devices simultaneously and without the need to dock the device.

"The A4WP continues to make progress on its mission to cut the power cord for all mobile devices," said Sanjay Vora, GM for Strategic Planning of Intel's PC Client Group. "Extending the Rezence specification to include higher-power, more capable devices like Ultrabooks and 2 in 1's is a necessary evolution that will help to accelerate charging station installations and bring a truly enjoyable 'No Wires' user experience to more users. We are excited to have Dell joining the Alliance and help expand the specification."

The A4WP's technical specification leverages broadly adopted wireless technologies (e.g. Bluetooth Smart), which simplifies development and manufacturing. For industrial designers, the A4WP specification utilizes a near-field magnetic resonance technology that provides flexibility for wireless charging solutions to be installed into all types of products and surfaces (cars, furniture, etc.). Finally, for consumers, the A4WP's Rezence brand indicates interoperability between devices and chargers and signifies the ability to support simultaneous charging of multiple devices with differing power requirements. Users can simply "drop & go" their devices onto a charging surface without the hassle of accurate positioning or alignment.

ARCHOS To Showcase New Tablets And Smartphones At MWC        All News        LaCie Ships Masive 5 TB External Hard Drive
Thermaltake Introduces the NiC Series CPU Coolers     PC Parts News      LaCie Ships Masive 5 TB External Hard Drive

Get RSS feed Easy Print E-Mail this Message

Related News
Wireless Charging Groups Merge
Rezence Standard To Support Wireless Charging Of Tablets, PCs and Peripherals
Rival Wireless Charging Groups Join Forces
Alliance for Wireless Power Unveils Rezence Brand

Most Popular News
Home | News | All News | Reviews | Articles | Guides | Download | Expert Area | Forum | Site Info
Site best viewed at 1024x768+ - CDRINFO.COM 1998-2016 - All rights reserved -
Privacy policy - Contact Us .