AutoX Partners with Spark Connected to Wireless Power Meters in Level 4 Autonomous Vehicles | Business
DALLAS – (BUSINESS WIRE) – November 10, 2021–
Spark connected, ( www.sparkconnected.com ) a global leader in the development of advanced and innovative wireless power technologies announced a partnership with AutoX ( www.autox.ai ), the world leader in autonomous driving, to bring wireless sensors to level 4 autonomous vehicles.
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Wireless powered automotive sensors connected to AutoX Spark in Level 4 autonomous vehicles. (Photo: Business Wire)
Spark Connected continued to innovate and expand its portfolio of automotive grade wireless power solutions far beyond standard in-cabin smartphone charging. The first generation Beast 1.0 has already made its way into the 2021 model year and the Beast 2.0 was recently introduced with Qi 1.3 capability. The new, more powerful automotive grade Phoenix is ââthe latest addition to the Spark automotive portfolio, wirelessly powering automotive sensors in autonomous vehicles. These sensors allow AutoX vehicles to perceive and understand the world around them, an essential function in driverless vehicles.
According to Ruwanga Dassanayake, COO at Spark Connected, âSpark Connected has always focused on wireless power technology which has a transformative impact on the way we interact with devices as a society. Our deep domain expertise helps solve the most complex and difficult technical issues for our customers. Partnering with AutoX, the largest fleet of autonomous taxis in Asia has been an absolute pleasure. Their revolutionary driverless technology platform, combined with Spark’s unique and advanced wireless power technology, enables AutoX to accelerate the time-to-market of autonomous vehicles.
AutoX is the industry leader of RoboTaxi in China and abroad: its autonomous driving platform can handle the most difficult and dynamic traffic scenarios in urban cities around the world. AutoX is the first and only company in China to operate a fully driverless RoboTaxi service on public roads. Additionally, AutoX was awarded the world’s second fully driverless license from the California DMV.
âSpark Connected’s innovative and unique wireless power technology is essential to us as it enables a rugged and durable power source without a mechanical connection. The Phoenix automotive grade solution meets our high safety standards, while allowing us the flexibility of mechanical design and reliability to provide worry-free power to our vehicle sensors, âsaid Dr. Jewel Li, COO at AutoX.
Strengths of the AutoX platform:
- Market leadership. AutoX is the first and only company in China to operate a fully driverless RoboTaxi service on public roads.
- Superhuman security. AutoX is committed to creating a service where safety is the top priority. Our integrated approach to AI algorithms, hardware and large-scale simulation allows us to achieve a level of safety beyond human drivers.
- Universal impact. AutoX’s innovative AI goes beyond the lab as it is designed for complex real-world traffic scenarios. Our mission is to bring autonomous driving into everyone’s daily life and to make it universally accessible to all.
About Spark Connected:
Spark connected | power the world, wireless â¢
Spark Connected is a global leader in wireless power technology. The company has the broadest portfolio of innovative out-of-the-box wireless power solutions ranging from 1 watt to 2.4 kilowatts.
The company’s patented benchmark hardware designs, combined with the highly scalable Pantheon â¢ software platform, enable intelligent and adaptive end-to-end power system control. Spark offers both inductive and resonant technologies. The result is best in class in terms of performance, efficiency, safety, thermal management and electromagnetic interference.
This proven technology has been successfully integrated into a myriad of customer products in a wide variety of applications including automotive, industrial, consumer, medical, IoT, security and infrastructure.
Spark Connected is a full member and holds several leadership positions within the Global Wireless Power Consortium, driving and influencing global standards and specifications.
For more information visit: www.sparkconnected.com
AutoX is the main supplier of RoboTaxi in China, with a mission to âdemocratize autonomyâ to accelerate the advent of fully autonomous cars. The company’s autonomous driving platform is capable of handling the most difficult and dynamic traffic scenarios in urban cities around the world. AutoX operates the largest RoboTaxi fleet in China, including Shenzhen, Guangzhou, Shanghai, Beijing, as well as California. AutoX is the first and currently the only company in China to operate a fully driverless RoboTaxi service on public roads without any safety drivers. In addition, AutoX obtained the world’s second driverless RoboTaxi license from California. Based in Shenzhen, AutoX has the largest autonomous driving engineering team in China, with five R&D centers around the world.
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