Latest in A4wp

Image credit:

Dell could incorporate wireless charging in future devices

Nicole Lee, @nicole
February 20, 2014
Share
Tweet
Share

Sponsored Links

The Alliance for Wireless Power (A4WP) has just added a major player to its membership roster: Dell. This marks the first time a big PC maker has come forward to support a wireless charging standard, which A4WP has branded as Rezence. As a part of this announcement, A4WP is also introducing a new high-power specification that would be able to charge devices from 20 to 50 watts, such as, of course, Ultrabooks. In fact, an A4WP spokesperson told us that ideally, a laptop charging with Rezence could also be used to give power to a smaller device, say a smartphone, simply by putting it on top of the former. While such products don't exist just yet, the alliance is hopeful for the first few consumer products with Rezence -- perhaps even a laptop or two -- to debut sometime this year.

In this article: a4wp, dell, rezence, wirelesspower
All products recommended by Engadget are selected by our editorial team, independent of our parent company. Some of our stories include affiliate links. If you buy something through one of these links, we may earn an affiliate commission.
Comment
Comments
Share
Tweet
Share

Popular on Engadget

Presenting the Best of CES 2021 winners!

Presenting the Best of CES 2021 winners!

View
Smartwatches may detect the signs of COVID-19 before you know you're sick

Smartwatches may detect the signs of COVID-19 before you know you're sick

View
Parler's website is back up, but the service is still unavailable

Parler's website is back up, but the service is still unavailable

View
Capitol rioter allegedly planned to sell laptop from Pelosi's office to Russia

Capitol rioter allegedly planned to sell laptop from Pelosi's office to Russia

View
Mt. Gox exchange users may finally get to recover some of their lost Bitcoin

Mt. Gox exchange users may finally get to recover some of their lost Bitcoin

View

From around the web

Page 1Page 1ear iconeye iconFill 23text filevr