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June 29, 2021

Powermat Technologies Develop Advanced Wireless Charging Technology with NewPace

As the Mobile World Congress, 2021 begins, a plethora of vast and emerging companies are starting to release various announcements relating to innovative and advanced new technologies. Joining this category is next-generation medical device designer NewPace Ltd., who have teamed up with Powermat Technologies and have today announced that the developer of advanced cardiac rhythm management technology will leverage the company's patented wireless charging technology which will be embedded in their newest devices.

NewPace intends to license Powermat's comprehensive technology platform for medical devices to wirelessly power the company's life-saving cardiac rhythm product, providing seamless, sterile, and safe access to power. Now available to support a wide variety of devices, Powermat's wireless chargers for medical devices can be easily used to provide safe and efficient power solutions for devices including:

  • Neurostimulators
  • Insulin pumps
  • Sensors
  • Remote healthcare monitoring devices

The company's sophisticated yet straightforward approach to providing wireless power for patients' healthcare devices was designed to simplify patient care and reduce the need for hospital and clinic visits. Through the integration of wireless charging technology, excessive battery sizes within devices can be reduced, resulting in a more comfortable charging experience for patients inconvenienced by the usual weight.

CEO of Powermat, Elad Dubzinski, stated, "Medical devices and IoMT are a great fit for Powermat's technology. Patients need a non-invasive charging solution for their critical care medical devices and emergency equipment that keeps their good health at bay," he continued, "Powermat's technology will now enable the users of NewPace's medical devices a safe, fast, and convenient wireless charging solution. We can't wait to continue working with our partners to make wireless power a standard feature for medical devices and implantables."

The company's wireless power platforms and IP licensing program enables global businesses to incorporate advanced wireless power technology into their products and customize solutions for unique use cases. As providers of advanced Qi-certified and proprietary wireless charging platforms, Powermat operate and enable wireless charging for a range of devices, including:

  • IoT
  • Telecom (5G)
  • Automotive
  • Robotics
  • Consumer electronics
  • Medical devices
  • Industrial applications

The company's wireless power technology can already be found in over 800 million smartphones, 40 million embedded accessories, and 8 million cars and is also embedded by global market leaders such as Samsung, LG, General Motors, Flex, Harman International, Kyocera, and more.

Powermat Technologies can be found throughout the event at Hall 1, Stand 1E32.

Arti Loftus is an experienced Information Technology specialist with a demonstrated history of working in the research, writing, and editing industry with many published articles under her belt.

Edited by Luke Bellos
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