Energous’ WattUp technology will let you wirelessly charge your smart phones and watches with a radius of 15 feet. Prototypes and products should arrive next year.
UBeam is an upcoming wireless charging standard that promises the ability to charge your device while you move around a room and actively keep using your phone.
Why are we still waiting for widespread wireless charging to take off? Why doesn’t every Android device support it out of the box? Why can’t we be free from the tyranny of the wire? We take a look at the state of wireless charging.
The updated Qi v1.2 standard brings a greater range to both new and existing Qi devices, making it easier to charge multiple devices and allowing you to throw your devices onto a pad without worrying about being perfectly aligned.
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Despite being one of the most technologically advanced handsets on the market today, the Galaxy S5 does not have built in wireless charging. Samsung just released two wireless charging cases, and I... also tried many third party wireless charging solutions as well. Today, we check out the best ones!SView Cover Case
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AT&T is currently selling the Nokia Fatboy Wireless Charger for just $5, which is about the best wireless charger offer we have ever seen.
It’s not often you can get 79% off a product, so if you’re looking for a nice wireless charger, well, today is your lucky day. We have found the TechMatte Qi Wireless Charger for just $14.99 (Regular price $69.99) at Amazon.
Zens is now introducing a car charger that brings wireless charging to your cup carrier, priced at €69.99 or roughly $100.
It looks like we are seeing the beginning of the end of the wireless charging wars. Although there are actually three competing wireless charging standards, it appears that the Qi specification will likely become the sole standard as Microsoft and Samsung Electro-Mechanics have joined the board of the Wireless Power Consortium (WPC), the group responsible for the Qi standard.