Microsoft Patent Filing Hints At Wireless Charging For Future Surface PCs

Microsoft filed for a patent for its battery charging solution with the US Patent and Trademark Office. Digital Trends says Microsoft described smart, multiple battery modules device. The battery management controller will be able to determine the charging configuration signal. And each module can rely on wireless charging. Microsoft’s charging technique could be used on a smartphone, tablet, laptop, or in devices. It’s unclear if and when Microsoft intends on commercializing its invention.