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Kenu Launches Fast-Wireless Charging Car Mounts for Smartphones

6 Sep 2018


Airframe® Wireless and Airbase® Wireless provides convenient and reliable fast-wireless charging on the road

SAN FRANCISCO, California – Sept. 6, 2018Kenu, the premium travel accessory brand for smartphones, today announces their entry into the wireless power category with their patent pending, fast-wireless charging car mounts, Airframe Wireless and Airbase Wireless. Both mounts are Qi-certified and deliver up to 10W of power to compatible smartphones.

Designed for daily commuters, riding sharing drivers, and road trippers, Airframe Wireless and Airbase Wireless allows drivers to simply attach and power up their phones without plugging in a charging cable. Both products work with all the latest Qi-enabled smartphones including the iPhone® X, 8 plus, and 8, and the Samsung® Galaxy S9 series.  They also charge through phone cases up to 3mm thick.

“With the pending launch of Apple’s® second generation wireless charging iPhones, Kenu is excited to offer an elegant and fast-wireless charging car mounts that hold smartphones safely in view,” said Ken Minn, Founder and CEO of Kenu.

Airframe Wireless attaches to the car’s air vent via a secure push-button vent clip, while Airbase Wireless mounts to dashboards and windshields using a strong and secure suction cup that features a non-residue gel adhesive. Both products feature spring-loaded phone grips that expand to hold phones and cases up to 4.3 inches (110mm) wide. They also feature a 360º Ball Joint, so drivers can rotate their phone from portrait to landscape mode, while angling the screen for a perfect view which is also great for Face ID.

Safety features include Overheat Protection, which shuts off power if it gets too hot inside the car, Fan-Less Ventilation to keep components cool and efficient, and Foreign Object Detection to alert users when objects are blocking the charging pad.

Included in the box are a 3.9 ft (1.2m) Type-C to Type-A USB cable, and a powerful 12V DC car charger that features a Quick Charge 3.0 USB port and an extra 2.4A USB port to charge a passenger’s phone or other in-car devices.

Priced at $59.95 and featuring a 2-year warranty, both Airframe Wireless and Airbase Wireless are available now at www.kenu.com.

Airframe Wireless Features:

  • Works with all Qi-enabled smartphones including Apple and Samsung
  • 10W of Charging Power (7.5W Fast-Charging for Apple iPhones and 9W Fast-Charging for Samsung Galaxy)
  • Overheat Protection
  • Fan-less convention ventilation
  • Foreign Object Detection
  • 360º Pivot Joint (Portrait & Landscape)
  • Push-Button Vent Clip that attaches to compatible air vents
  • Expandable grip made from stainless steel rods
  • Included in the box: QC3.0+2.4A Dual USB Car Charger and Type-A/C Cable
  • Product Dimensions: H 3.2″ x W 2.7″ x D 3.2″

Airbase Wireless Features:

  • Works with all Qi-enabled smartphones including Apple and Samsung
  • 10W of Charging Power (7.5W Fast-Charging for Apple iPhones and 9W Fast-Charging for Samsung Galaxy)
  • Overheat Protection
  • Fan-less convection ventilation
  • Foreign Object Detection
  • 360º Pivot Joint (Portrait & Landscape)
  • Strong and secure suction cup that mounts to windshields and most dashboards
  • Expandable grip made with stainless steel rods
  • Included in the box: QC3.0+2.4A Dual USB Car Charger and Type-A/C Cable
  • Product Dimensions: H 4.1″ x W 2.7″ x D 2.8″

 About Kenu

Kenu introduced the world’s first portable vent mount in 2013, forever changing how people use their phones in the car. They’ve since become the premium travel accessory brand for smartphones sold at leading retailers around the globe. Founded by industry veteran Ken Minn in 2011, Kenu leverages their experienced team to engineer truly unique concepts out of their San Francisco headquarters. They differentiate through solid engineering, world-class industrial design, and meticulous manufacturing, all supported by stellar customer service.

 

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