Power Router’ can wireless charging equipment




The start-up Energous has a wireless charging system shown at CES that different devices in a room can charge wirelessly. The WattUp system, which uses a ‘Power Router, “focuses RF signals to compatible devices over distances up to six meters.

Power Router WattUp the system recognizes compatible devices using a low-energy Bluetooth connection. On the basis of this information, mobile devices can be located, after which a small devices that have on-board IC chip can be charged with targeted RF signals in the 2.4 GHz band.

According Energous can WattUp system to various devices over a distance of six meters wireless charging. The efficiency would be around seventy percent. To Engadget showed an employee of Energous know that the charging system devices with low batteries can give priority to the charging process. Also can be set via an app when a device with the charging process will begin.

There are no devices announced yet who have the required chip on board. However, the chips can be included in eg phone covers. Currently, the start-up looking for companies who want to use his WattUp technology. Among other Foxconn would already closed a deal. The company expects the first concrete products in 2016 may reach the market.


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