Action Star Technology, a Taiwanese OEM/ODM service provider with more than 30 years of experience in manufacturing docking stations and other USB accessories, is proud to announce a strategic partnership with Energysquare, a French company known for developing innovative Power by Contact® (PbC) cableless charging technology. Notably, Power by Contact® is the cutting-edge technology that wirelessly powers Lenovo’s latest Thinkbook 13Xi notebook, when used in conjunction with the Thinkbook wireless dock.
Through this collaboration, Action Star and Energysquare aim to revolutionize the charging and connectivity experience for end-users of electronic devices and enhance productivity for corporate environments, by integrating Energysquare’s contact-based cableless charging technology, Power by Contact®, with Action Star’s docking station and other productivity solutions. The ultimate objective is to provide a comprehensive cableless docking experience for the modern workspace environment.
As the COVID-19 pandemic has spurred significant changes in the way corporations approach work, this innovative solution is poised to unlock a highly efficient and ergonomic method for seamlessly charging and connecting electronic devices in the evolving flex office environment, as well as in home offices. Action Star and Energysquare are committed to delivering cutting-edge solutions that address the evolving needs of businesses and end-users, and this partnership marks a significant step towards achieving that goal.
About Action Star
Action Star Technology Co., Ltd. is a OEM/ODM service provider based in Taiwan. The company has more than 30 years of experience designing, developing and manufacturing docking stations and other USB accessories for some of the world’s most well-known brands. In Q2 of 2021, Action Star Technology was acquired by Simula Technology Inc., a subsidiary of Qisda Corporation.
Energysquare, a French company founded in 2015, is developing the new wireless charging technology Power by Contact®. Unlike inductive charging technologies on the market, Power by Contact® allows the wireless charging of several devices simultaneously, at the same speed as a conventional charger, at high power and without energy loss. The company, which has a large portfolio of international patents, provides licenses of this technology to international electronic device manufacturers.
About Power by Contact® technology
Unlike the induction charging solutions currently on the market, Power by Contact®, operating by conduction, is a concentrate of advanced microelectronics and algorithms that allow users to charge all their devices simultaneously on a full surface, at maximum speed, without electromagnetic waves. This has many advantages for users: no interference, no overheating, no energy loss, free positioning. In addition, Power by Contact® is the first technology that enables cableless charging for any laptop.