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Why LAVA is #1 in Battery Protection

At LAVA, we make high-quality SimulCharge mobile adapters that provide simultaneous charging and data to tablets and smartphones. Some of these adapters also feature overcharge protection through Battery Modulation. This article looks at how this technology work and how it makes LAVA a leader in battery protection. The idea of modulating a charge to the

How to Protect your Android Tablet's Battery

Is Your Tablet’s Battery Bloating? 4 Tips to Avoid this Issue

An Android tablet is a great choice for mobile kiosks, digital signage and other installations. However, when the tablet is put into a kiosk or used in another 24/7 setup where it is constantly receiving power, its battery can become damaged and bloat over time. This will make the tablet unusable and will require you

Ensuring Reliable USB Connection on eSeries Adapters

Docking Detect is a hardware-based solution that goes hand in hand with SimulCharge to provide a consistent and reliable connection between the mobile device and peripherals while it is being charged. It ensures that the initial communication between the mobile device and adapter, the so-called handshake or “greeting protocols,” are executed consistently and correctly every

Smart Hotel with PoE and LAVA Adapters

Setting Up a Smart Hotel with PoE and LAVA Adapters

Smart hotels are somewhat of a niche market and you might feel setting one up is too expensive. However, hoteliers can leverage their business with the use of Power over Ethernet (PoE) to set up their smart technology. With PoE, they can reduce the building’s energy consumption making it more eco-friendly and saving thousands in

Origin of Battery Modulation

The Origin of Battery Modulation: How a Bloated Battery Led to Innovation

LAVA SimulCharge adapters are known for providing compatible mobile devices with simultaneous charging and access to data from USB-enabled peripherals and Ethernet. Our e series adapters also include RBM technology that provides overcharge protection through Battery Modulation. This article looks at how a problem faced by a major Canadian retailer led to the creation of

Self-Checkout Kiosk using vc5UE

How to Build a Self-Checkout Tablet Kiosk with a LAVA SimulCharge Adapter

Self-checkout kiosks are becoming more prevalent as stores attempt to reduce staff and shoppers opt for a more contactless shopping experience. Purchasing a dedicated/custom system can be prohibitively expensive but this article will show how with a LAVA SimulCharge adapter (which provides simultaneous charging and access to data), a tablet and a few USB-enabled peripherals,

Home Vs Enterprise

Enterprise vs. Home Series SimulCharge Adapters: Which is Right for You?

LAVA builds adapters for both Enterprise and Home applications and sometimes it may be difficult to tell which adapter to use, especially as some devices in both lines have the same port configuration. This article will give an overview of the similarities and differences of these adapters so you can better understand which is the

eSynC-P1UE with barcode scanner

The eSynC-P1UE – Wired Power for Bluetooth Peripherals

LAVA SimulCharge adapters are used in a variety of industries and if our customers face a problem using our commercial adapters, we can innovate and create unique solutions that serve their needs. This article will look at how one customer’s problem led to the creation of one of these new adapters – the eSynC-P1UE. The

eSynC-P1UE

Introducing the New eSynC-P1UE

Designed for a customer in the oil drilling industry, the eSynC-P1UE is a SimulCharge adapter for select USB-C mobile devices that features Power over Ethernet (PoE), Ethernet and one USB-A port that provides power but not data to a USB-A scanner. The setup allows you to pair a peripheral with the mobile device over Bluetooth,