June 16th, 2009

Experimental Nokia Phone Recharges Wirelessly


Imagine a phone that does the job of recharging itself. The geniuses at Finnish company Nokia in Cambridge, UK invented a new charging system that harnesses the infinite amount of radio waves that surrounds us, and converts the electromagnetic radiation into electricity to power a cellular phone battery. These radio waves can come simply from your own television set, wifi transmitters, radios, or any device with antennae. Still in the experimental stages, Nokia foresees this technology to go mainstream in 3-5 years. For now, they are working on getting the charger to generate 20 milliwatts, enough for a phone to run on stanby mode forever. About double that, we can do voice calls for whatever lengths we desire, load permitting.

Would you buy this cellphone?

Posted in Gadgets

  1. 13 Comments

  2. Fitz said...

    Wow! Yeah, even if this phone can only just send SMS and make calls, I’d definitely buy this one.

    Jun 16, 2009

  3. Eugene said...

    I second Fitz. Who wouldn’t want such a phone after encountering a low-batt situation?

    Jun 17, 2009

  4. jehzlau said...

    parang experimental nokia morph.. after 2 years, experimental parin 😀 hehehe

    Jun 17, 2009

  5. tonex said...

    I would buy this one but I can’t wait for the laptop version.

    Jun 26, 2009

  6. Tyrone | Millionaire Acts said...

    Wow, is this the futuristic phone of Nokia? Amazing!

    Jul 5, 2009

  7. trashman said...

    eto ba ung splash power technology? i guesse 2003 pa merong wireless charging technology.

    -new kid in davao..=)

    Jul 15, 2009

  8. Hmmm..? said...

    Is the people above actually real people genuine comments? seems a bit like a buy me buy me buy me sales pitch.

    Yea its nice an all – and if I saw it i’d prob want it, but its gunna be pricy.

    whats with the new curved screen? can they just do that now? since when? all seems a bit fake to me.

    Until i see it in the shops i don’t believe this is real.

    Aug 12, 2009

  9. Vanjohnn said...

    wooot! looks great!! Chargers are a pain.

    Aug 16, 2009

  10. Clippingimages said...

    Of course i would love to have one. It would be a great help while travelling

    Oct 7, 2009

  11. Don said...

    No,I would not buy this phone right now but let me tell you that I have keen interest in this phone and would be watching over this phone for the time when Nokia produces a fully functional phone on this type of recharging technology 🙂
    Could we have solar and or light powered cell phones?we have calculators on this technology already!Also we could have thermal technology to recharge our phones i.e. it could be the hot day or heat from any source which would recharge the phone!
    Doesn’t it sound interesting?

    Oct 8, 2009

  12. Nath said...

    this is the fuckin coolest phone ever i have a nokia 2600 and it is a piece of shit

    Dec 22, 2009

  13. dheng said...

    hell yeah!!!i want that phone to be my phone till i get old!!

    Jan 3, 2012

  14. Marco by Incustom said...

    Yes i would buy this Phone. It can be a Good Way to make the World greener.

    Jan 15, 2013

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