Spark Connected Introduces a 30 Watt Wireless Charging Solution for Tablets

Spark Connected, a company developing advanced and innovative wireless power technology and system-level solutions, has introduced a wireless charging solution – designed and engineered to charge tablets. The Minotaur 30W solution provides breakthrough power, efficiency, flexibility, and ease of integration required to charge the thinner, portable, more powerful devices that enable our increasingly connected world. This solution is ideal for many consumer and industrial portable devices and applications available in the market today that require power levels higher than 15W including tablets, Chromebooks, large form factor smartphones, MedTech, gaming, and Industry 4.0 devices.

Ruwanga Dassanayake, Chief Operating Officer at Spark Connected said, the Minotaur provides charging parity with cables and has the added benefit of backward and forward compatibility with existing wireless chargers in the market. The market for wirelessly charging tablets shows rapid growth. Dinesh Kithany, lead industry analyst on wireless power and power supply at Omdia feels that from a wireless power technology perspective, the tablet is a relatively untapped application showing great market potential. Based on Omdia Wireless Power Market Tracker, nearly 100 million tablets are expected to adopt wireless power technology in the next five years, from 2020-2024.

Highlights of Spark Connected’s Minotaur 30W Solution Includes:

  • Complete 30W Transmitter and Receiver ready for product integration
  • Best-In-Class efficiency and performance at 95% DC-DC efficiency
  • Interoperability with existing wireless charging enabled smartphones and chargers
  • Foreign Object Detection (FOD) ensures safe power transfer
  • Small form factor allows integration into small and thin devices
  • Meets strict regulatory requirements
  • Powered by the Infineon XMC Wireless Power Controller
  • Consumer and industrial applications

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