IDTechEx visited the Powercast booth at the IDTechEx Show. We caught up with them about their most recent product launches and progress developing RF charging products.
PPG, Powercast announce partnership
PPG and Powercast Corporation announced a joint development agreement to produce ultra-thin and wirelessly powered printed electronics products.
Powercast ships PowerSpot power-over-distance wireless transmitter
Powercast Corporation announced that it has begun shipping its three-watt, Bluetooth®-approved PowerSpot® transmitter which is the industry's first that works in the far field (up to 80 feet) to charge multiple consumer devices over the air - no charging mats needed.
Sensors are the stars of the Show
Sensor technology is a key piece for a number of applications including robotics, Internet of Things, consumer electronics, smart city/home, smart factory, etc. Sensor innovation is often an important motivation within various industries.
Wireless power receiver charges smart cards, compact devices
Designed for embedding in space-constrained consumer designs like smart cards or hearing aids, the new chip builds on Powercast's existing Powerharvester receiver (PCC110), which has been deployed in industrial and commercial wireless power systems for seven years.
Powercast demonstrates industry's first batteryless electronic UHF tag
Powercast Corporation will demonstrate the industry's first Batteryless Electronic UHF (Ultrahigh Frequency) Retail Price Tag.
Powercast to unveil FCC-approved consumer transmitter
PowerSpot is industry's first over-the-air, far-field (up to 80 feet) RF charger for consumer devices to get FCC nod.
Powercast wireless power development kit charges devices up to 80 feet
Powercast Corporation, a leader in long-range wireless power for 14 years, has announced the P1110-EVAL-01 development kit that enables manufacturers of smart, connected devices to easily design and deploy them using Powercast's wireless power technology.
Powercast's multi-sensor RFID tags boast 10 meter read range
Powercast Corporation has announced the industry's first RFID Sensor Tags which can include multiple sensors in a single tag, and provide the industry's longest read range of 10 meters, or 32 feet.
Embedded wireless power based on RF energy harvesting
Video Interview with Powercast at the IDTechEx Show! in Santa Clara, USA (November 16-17 2016)
Powercast at Energy Harvesting & Storage USA: Wireless Power
A video interview with Powercast at the Energy Harvesting & Storage USA exhibition.
Powercast wireless sensor operates 25+ years with Tadiran
Powercast is utilizing Tadiran long-life lithium batteries to ensure that the WSN-1101 can operate maintenance-free for decades, even in severe environmental conditions.
Powercast's chipset and RF energy harvesting reference design
Powercast Corporation has announced its RF-based wireless power chipset and reference design for embedded, low-power, wireless charging applications.
Energy harvesting in action
Less than two weeks remain until the IDTechEx Energy Harvesting & Storage conference and exhibition and already exhibitors are prepared to demonstrate their capabilities and technology advances, and not just on paper.
Battery-less, RF-powered energy harvesting wireless sensor system
Powercast Corporation has announced its Lifetime Power® Wireless Sensor System for wireless environmental monitoring in HVAC control and building automation. Remote radio frequency (RF) transmitters broadcast RF energy that perpetually powers wireless sensor nodes without batteries or wires.