Samsung has just unveiled its new Eco Remote remote control. In addition to being recharged by the surrounding light, it is able to collect the Wi-Fi waves emitted by the home router to generate energy.
Samsung’s idea is to permanently extract the famous AAA batteries from remote controls by replacing them with self-charging batteries. The brand considers that with this process, it could avoid the scrapping of 99 million batteries in seven years. In addition to, the remote control incorporates an energy recovery system based on surrounding areas. The remote control thus captures the Wi-Fi waves from the home box and any routers to maintain the battery charge.
Remove the batteries from the remote controls
In addition to this system, the brand has also devised other methods to supply the battery of the remote control by, as for example, the use of when shaken or handled. Samsung has also worked on a model capable of generating energy from issued by surrounding areas.
In addition to being rechargeable from aoutdoor and indoor and this RF system, the new Eco Remote can also be operated from a socket , like any other accessory. It will be available in white this year for its ranges of The Frame, Serif et Sero.