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    2D magnetic material could extend battery life by 100x

    New nanostructured material dissipates a lot less energy when current switching.
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    Re: 2D magnetic material could extend battery life by 100x

    Cooler-running diodes would be neat, those seem to be a weak point in many cheap power supplies

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    Re: 2D magnetic material could extend battery life by 100x

    Quote Originally Posted by Xlucine View Post
    Cooler-running diodes would be neat, those seem to be a weak point in many cheap power supplies
    Probably have to wait for the patent to expire before these emerge in cheapo PSUs. I expect there will be substantial R&D, tooling and so on costs to recover before they get anywhere near plebs like us. Remember it's just the material and it still needs components designing around it so realistically there are going to be a lot of costs to recoup.

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    Re: 2D magnetic material could extend battery life by 100x

    What consumers want: batteries with 100x battery life.

    What companies will produce: much thinner and/or smaller batteries with equivalent life.

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    Re: 2D magnetic material could extend battery life by 100x

    "The new material is magnetic"

    WHAT IS The new magnetic material made of??? TELL US

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    Re: 2D magnetic material could extend battery life by 100x

    Please Ignore my previous post, for whatever reason my crap browser did not display the entire artical, until now

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    Re: 2D magnetic material could extend battery life by 100x

    Yay! Yet another amazing battery breakthrough that we'll never see on the market!

    Quote Originally Posted by ETR316 View Post
    WHAT IS The new magnetic material made of??? TELL US
    Either iron, nickle or cobolt. Probably cobolt. The battery magic isn't in the elements, it's in its structure.
    Quote Originally Posted by Agent View Post
    ...every time Creative bring out a new card range their advertising makes it sound like they have discovered a way to insert a thousand Chuck Norris super dwarfs in your ears...

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