Powermat

Powermat

A wireless charging station for airports, restaurants and other commercial venues from Powermat Technologies Ltd. Powermat pads use the PMA charging protocol. If a phone does not support the PMA method, users can download an app and purchase a small ring that plugs into the device to pick up the charge. See wireless charging.


A Table Top Powermat
Powermats can be built into tables and furniture as in this restaurant example. (Image courtesy of Powermat Technologies, www.powermat.com)
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