Industry-first charging station simultaneously charges up to four devices
PEACHTREE CITY, Ga. … Diversified industrial manufacturer Eaton is continuing to deliver innovative solutions to end users with the launch of its new Universal Serial Bus (USB) Charging Station. Designed to meet both residential and commercial needs, the new product allows users to tap into four integrated USB ports rated at 5.0 total amperes (A) to quickly and easily charge any device.
"As technology continues to evolve, consumers are looking for more convenient ways to charge their devices," said Michele Salimbeni, marketing manager, Commercial and Residential, Eaton's Cooper Wiring Devices business. "We've taken our line of USB receptacles one step further, integrating four USB ports. This convenient solution simplifies the charging process by allowing end users to connect a variety of devices."
Built to eliminate the need for bulky adaptors, the new USB Charging Station has the ability to replace traditional duplex receptacles. For easy installation, the device also includes pre-stripped wire leads, making it ideal for new construction or retrofit applications.
The USB Charging Station is well-suited for both residential and commercial applications, including coffee shops, airports and offices. For residential users, the product provides a convenient way to charge a range of electronic devices, while business owners and managers of public spaces now have the ability to offer an added convenience to customers.
The USB Charging Station includes a streamlined design and multiple color options to ensure that it can be incorporated into any setting and is Underwriters Laboratories (UL) listed in the U.S. to UL 1310, file no. E362460.
For more information about the USB Charging Station or to learn more about solutions from Eaton's Cooper Wiring Devices business, visit www.cooperwiringdevices.com.
Eaton's Electrical Sector is a global leader with expertise in power distribution and circuit protection; backup power protection; control and automation; lighting and security; structural solutions and wiring devices; solutions for harsh and hazardous environments; and engineering services. Eaton is positioned through its global solutions to answer today's most critical electrical power management challenges.
Eaton is a diversified power management company providing energy-efficient solutions that help our customers effectively manage electrical, hydraulic and mechanical power. A global technology leader, Eaton acquired Cooper Industries plc in November 2012. The 2012 revenue of the combined companies was $21.8 billion on a pro forma basis. Eaton has approximately 102,000 employees and sells products to customers in more than 175 countries. For more information, visit www.eaton.com.