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At 2013 International CES, BuQu Tech Previews Magnetyze™ Magnetic Charging System for iPhone 5
By: Business Wire
Jan. 7, 2013 06:03 AM
Smartphone users will get a sneak peak at the new Magnetyze™ by BuQu Tech (www.BuQuTech/Magnetyze.com) Magnetic Charging System for the iPhone 5 during 2013 International CES®, which begins today.
Scheduled for pre-sale availability in early Q2, the Magnetyze Magnetic Charging System for iPhone 5 is the latest addition to the Magnetyze family of magnetic charging accessories – the first charging accessories compatible with both iPhone and Android platforms.
The new iPhone 5 charging system will be on display at the company’s MGM Grand suite throughout CES and at the ShowStoppers press event – January 8, from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. at the Wynn Hotel/Lafite Ballroom, Table A47.
Magnetyze by BuQu Tech applies patent-pending magnetics technology to keep iPhone and Android smartphones charged, synchronized and ready to “grab and go.” The high performance Magnetyze platform eliminates multiple cords, clumsy cradles and the need for new charging accessories with every smartphone upgrade. When it is time to upgrade to a new smartphone, only the Magnetyze protective cover needs to be replaced. The desk stand, magnetic charging cable and other Magnetyze-branded accessories will continue to work with any available Magnetyze smartphone case – Android or iPhone.
“Magnetyze offers iPhone 5 users all the features they’ve been asking for in a charging system and more,” said Ophir Marsh, CEO, BuQu Tech, which introduced the Magnetyze family to the iPhone 4/4S in 2012. “It’s the ideal solution for individuals and families on the go who appreciate being able to share a charger with others and saying goodbye to the hassles and expense of purchasing new charging devices or other accessories every time they upgrade.”
Tailored to the iPhone 5’s larger form factor and new Lightning connector, the iPhone 5 bundle contains a Magnetyze protective case, desk stand and magnetic charging and data sync cable. As with the previously released iPhone 4/4S, users simply slide the iPhone 5 into the lightweight Magnetyze protective case and attach the polycarbonate bumper over their smartphone. Magnets integrated into both the case and desk stand enable seamless attachment and simultaneous charging and data synchronization. Through the magic of magnetics, users can swivel their Magnetyze-enabled iPhone 360 degrees for both vertical and horizontal use – without detaching the phone from the stand or disrupting charging or synchronization.
BuQu Tech is a recently-formed subsidiary of Battery-Biz® Inc., the leading U.S.-based manufacturer and distributor of consumer electronic power accessories.
About BuQu Tech
BuQu Tech™ (www.BuQuTech.com) is a subsidiary of Battery-Biz, Inc., the leading U.S.-based manufacturer and distributor of rechargeable batteries, adapters and chargers for portable electronic devices. BuQu Tech (pronounced “boo-koo”) imagines, develops and builds high performance products for smartphones and tablets, and is the first accessories platform to support both Apple and Android smartphones. The Magnetyze™ family of universally compatible smartphone accessories uses patent-pending conductive magnetics technology to protect smartphones from harm while simultaneously charging, synchronizing and transferring data among devices. Magnetyze products are available at www.BuQuTech.com/Magnetyze. BuQu Tech is based in Camarillo, Calif.
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