Qi, a wireless charging standard, has been recommended by Consumer Electronics for Automotive as the choice for integrating wireless charging into its member's current and future automobiles. CE4A membership is comprised of
According to a release, Before making its recommendation that its members use the
"CE4A brings the most respected car companies in the world together to carefully study technology standards and their recommendations carry significant weight in the automotive industry," said WPC Chairman
CE4A studied each standard's installation space, usage profiles, compatibility, and safety. CE4A also insisted that its recommended standard be compatible with future requirements and have global distribution and the acceptance of handset makers and wireless providers. Based on these considerations, CE4A recommended its members use the Qi standard in current and future vehicle models.
CE4A said it has been instrumental in helping its members standardize interfaces between mobile devices and automobiles. Its focus areas include phones, portable navigation devices, and personal media.
All cars with Qi will enable in-vehicle wireless charging with the growing ecosystem of over 200 devices like the Google Nexus 7 tablet and smartphones including the Motorola Droid Razr MAXX, Samsung Galaxy S4,
Qi said it can already be found in cars such as the Jeep Cherokee, Toyota Avalon, Toyota Prius, and SsangYong Chairman.
Qi is backed by more than 160 companies of the WPC including: Blackberry, ConvenientPower, Energizer,
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Qi, a wireless charging standard, has been recommended by Consumer Electronics for Automotive as the choice for integrating wireless charging into its member's current and future automobiles.
CE4A membership is comprised of