A4WP


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A4WPAlliance for Wireless Power (Fremont, CA)
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Kamil Grajski, A4WP, (KG): For the consumer electronics industry, the A4WP specification takes advantage of broadly adopted wireless technologies, such as Bluetooth LE, which will allow manufacturers to minimize hardware requirements.
KG: The A4WP specification supports simultaneous charging of multiple devices with widely differing power requirements such as handsets, Bluetooth headsets, MP3 players, GPS devices, and mobile tablets.
Its competitor, the Power Matters Alliance, has joined up with a third group, the Alliance for Wireless Power, or A4WP, which uses a slightly different technology, to create one interoperable version that will also allow the transmitter and receiver to be placed at greater distances from each other.
The A4WP and PMA, which are engaged in wireless charging technology, have agreed in principal to the terms of the merger that is expected to close by mid-2015.
Founded in 2012, A4WP membership is made up of over 140 companies.