Renesas Electronics Corporation (TSE: 77323) is a leading supplier of innovative semiconductor solutions, has made public its announcement that the company’s wireless technology for charging has been included in Wacom’s Active ES pen solutions from Wacom, a pioneer in modern technology for digital ink and pen solutions. Its Renesas one-chip power source IC has a small footprint and high efficiency in comparison to other high-frequency charging options. Renesas’ wireless charging technology is small enough to fit in a digital pen devices and allows you to charge the pen wirelessly when connected onto the tablet.
“Renesas is proud to expand our work with a proven leader such as Wacom to help bring leading-edge wireless charging solutions to the digital pen market”
Incorporating wireless charging with low frequency in the Active ES(r) pen opens up new possibilities. This innovative and novel idea allows wireless charging for accessories which allows users to express their creativity using tablets and smartphones.
“Renesas is proud to expand our work with a proven leader such as Wacom to help bring leading-edge wireless charging solutions to the digital pen market,” said Amit Bavisi vice president and general manager of Renesas’ Wireless Power Group, Mobility Infrastructure and IoT Power Business Division. “We continue to be the innovation leader in wireless charging, working with customers around the world to bring the convenience of wireless charging to a variety of platforms.”
“Our customers are always looking for streamlined solutions for charging their digital pens, and Renesas provided us with the much-needed support to deliver a premier solution for our consumers with the small size and power efficiency we needed,” said Sayatake Komine, EVP and the head for Wacom’s Technology Solution Business Unit.