Xiaomi will release wireless charging with a range of several meters
Xiaomi has announced a remote wireless charger that can power multiple devices across a room at once.
Inductive systems existing today operate by means of pads and coils, therefore, they are effective only in close proximity to the object and can not be used everywhere. However, Xiaomi plans to bring to the market «real» wireless charging station Mi Air Charge.
The developers claim that the future 5W charging system will use 144 antennas to send millimeter waves to special receivers built into the company’s electronics. The station will be able to efficiently charge several devices at once at a distance of up to several meters, and its signals will pass through physical objects.
Xiaomi has not yet announced the timing of the release of Mi Air Charge and compatible devices to the market. However, the company noted that during the development of the station 17 new technological solutions were patented, which is more than other manufacturers.
Recall that recently researchers have found a way wireless transmission of scattered energy over long distances with 99.99% efficiency.
text: Ilya Bauer, photo: Xiaomi
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