This charger uses nanotechnology to fully charge your battery in less than a minute

This charger uses nanotechnology to fully charge your battery in less than a minute
Even in our wildest dreams we have not imagined that we could charge our smartphones to 100% for under a minute. Yet, thanks to nanotechnology, this might become reality very, very soon. StoreDot, an Israeli company, demonstrated a new battery charger at Microsoft's Think Next event. In a video demo, it charges a Samsung Galaxy S III's battery from 27% to 100% in exactly 29 seconds!

StoreDot's charger makes use of the so-called Nanodots – these are bio-organic nanocrystals with superior energy storage capabilities. Speedy battery charging is just one amount the multiple uses of the Nanodots, as the unique characteristics of the biological semiconductors make them perfect for flexible displays, data storage, and imaging sensors.

The existing prototypes are the size of a regular laptop charger, but it is stated that the company is working on decreasing the overall size of the nifty accessory. However, StoreDot is not ready to release a Nanodot charger yet, and the gizmo is planned to go into mass-production in late 2016.

Without further ado, you can watch StoreDot's demonstration video below.

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20 Comments

1. thelongg

Posts: 3; Member since: Mar 13, 2014

It looks more like a Samsung Galaxy S3 to me...

9. Ashoaib

Posts: 3282; Member since: Nov 15, 2013

Really? I thought its nokia 3310... its mentioned in the report that it is SIII

20. thelongg

Posts: 3; Member since: Mar 13, 2014

Quote: "it charges a Samsung Galaxy S4's battery from 27% to 100% in exactly 29 seconds!..." Better check the facts next time ;-)

2. Duketytz

Posts: 534; Member since: Nov 28, 2013

Oh wow, let's hope explosion doesn't occur

11. hurrycanger

Posts: 1761; Member since: Dec 01, 2013

I guess in 2 years, they can make it safe. But well... Buying a cheap crappy chinese charger when this technology is available will be a suicide for sure.

17. Ahmadovich

Posts: 43; Member since: Mar 16, 2014

Digging your own grave.

18. rihel_95

Posts: 305; Member since: Mar 21, 2012

its not chinese, but isreal

3. ThePython

Posts: 902; Member since: May 08, 2013

Shut up and take my money! I want it dammit! I want it!

4. Bridgep0rt

Posts: 43; Member since: Apr 04, 2012

its 2014 NOW... Can we do like the movie Click, and go on auto pilot until 2016? I dont care what happens between, JUST GET ME TO 2016!!

5. CX3NT3_713

Posts: 2350; Member since: Apr 18, 2011

" electricity jolts not included". ;-)

6. jeeta444

Posts: 154; Member since: Mar 24, 2014

it will be revolutionary.....but late 2016 is more than 2 years away.....and thats very long period. Hope it will get even better at that time...0 to100% in just 1 minute is crazily fast ...

7. XaErO

Posts: 353; Member since: Sep 25, 2012

Awesome .. but don't understand why is it taking so much of time to go into mass production .. Hope this comes real soon than that !!

13. buccob

Posts: 2968; Member since: Jun 19, 2012

They have to turn that big black box on the back of the phone into a small charger compatible with microUSB

8. StraightEdgeNexus

Posts: 3689; Member since: Feb 14, 2014

I dont want to get my face burned when i plug my phone lol.

10. shuaibhere

Posts: 1986; Member since: Jul 07, 2012

I dunno much about this tech...but I want it so badly.....that's the best thing I've heard in 2014...

12. surethom

Posts: 1691; Member since: Mar 04, 2009

Here we are again another new battery tech. We get this news at least twice a year for the last 4 years about comming soon battery tech. Just launch some new battery tech PLEASE.

14. Lauticol

Posts: 404; Member since: Jun 25, 2011

Say goodbye to charging your phone through the night! Just plug it in when you wake up, and have it ready when you leave! Really love the idea!

15. Diazene

Posts: 129; Member since: May 01, 2013

So, what's wrong with charging it through the night? it's not that useful, I'm sure making the battery last longer (between charges) and make it live longer would be much more useful

16. mikeguy1981

Posts: 88; Member since: Jun 23, 2012

Wow that video looked so fake.

19. petedavison93

Posts: 18; Member since: Mar 28, 2013

Combine this with those supposed graphine batteries that they're trying to make and battery life will become an issue of the past.. In 2014.. Ha do you remember when computers had 8MB of RAM? In 2030.. Ha do you remember when we had to charge our phones every day and ALL night? Pretty useful in electric cars too if you could charge the cells this quickly?

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