Wireless Power Charging – now Tested & Certified by 7Layers

7Layers offers Wireless power consortium services

The Wireless Power Consortium has authorized  7Layers to provide official “Qi” testing and certification for products such as mobile phones, Smartphones, wireless chargers etc.

Wireless charging is definitely a more convenient way to charge battery operated devices, than having to look for the right connector and plug, especially when using devices that are heavy on battery consumption or whilst travelling.

However, compatibility is a must if such as wireless power charging system is going to gain market acceptance. For this reason, the Wireless Power Consortium and its members have developed the Qi standard which is to support interoperability between wireless chargers, mobile phones and other battery driven devices.

Products that have been tested and certified by an independent, authorized test laboratory such as 7Layers may carry the Qi Logo. This is to give consumers assurance that devices with a Qi logo will work with Qi chargers anywhere in the world.

Wireless Power Charging services offered by 7Layers

  • Qi compliance testing
  • Handling of IOP testing
  • Qi test report & certificate
  • Pre-compliance testing and consultancy services
  • Debugging support for R&D to verify their product

7Layers, a specialist in wireless electronic products testing, certification, engineering & test management solutions has years of experience in the world of wireless communications.

“With the growing number of battery driven wireless devices entering the market, we expect that Wireless Power Charging is definitely gaining momentum. And that will not only be the case for low power charging devices such as mobile phones or smartphones, but also for devices such as notebooks, tablet PCs etc. This way the technology will also come of interest to many other M2M industries that are approaching the Smarter World, like for example the automotive or mobile health industries”, explains Todd Kwak, Laboratory Manager at 7Layers Korea.

By adding wireless power charging test capabilities according to the WPC standards, 7Layers makes its already extensive test services portfolio even more comprehensive. As one of the market leaders in our field, we are keeping a close look at the new technological developments in the area of wireless power charging, so that our customers can trust that we will adapt our services according to their requirements.

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About 7Layers: 7Layers, an international group of engineering & test centers, supports industries employing wireless technologies such as LTE, GSM, GPRS, EDGE, CDMA, WiFi, GPS, TETRA, W-CDMA, Bluetooth®…. End product manufacturers, component manufacturers, network operators and technology associations benefit from working with 7Layers. 7Layers runs accredited Test Houses in the USA, Germany, China, Korea and Japan offering conformance and interoperability testing, certification and global type approval. The 7Layers’ Systems House offers product development and integration support, development of test specifications and test cases, as well as InterLab test solutions and test management systems. The 7Layers’ Software House provides the InterLab Software System, for the systematic verification & validation of complex high-tech products. The 7Layers chain belongs to the Bureau Veritas Group, a global leader in testing, inspection and certification, serving a large variety of industries. More information: www.bureauveritas.com/cps and www.7Layers.com PR contact for 7Layers: [email protected]

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