"Apple`s patent application for `Wireless Charging and Communications Systems With Dual-Frequency Patch Antennas` is a method for transferring power to electronic devices over frequencies normally dedicated to data communications,"
AppleTechnology companyInsider reported on Friday.
US tech giant Apple(apple.com) is experimenting with
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Wi-FiWireless local area networkrouter.
The patch antennas probably used for wireless power transfer at microwave frequencies or other frequencies and may be used to support millimeter wave communications.The patch antennas may be used to form a beam steering array.The wireless circuitry may include adjustable circuitry to steer wireless signals associated with the antenna array.
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"Apple`s patent application merely covers the theory behind wireless power transmission using existing communications link frequencies, and does not divulge specific operating details beyond the implementation of specialized beam forming patch antennas," the report noted.
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