New Apple computers, released in June 2013 and incorporating the new 4th Generation Intel Core vPro Processors (Intel Core i5 and Intel Core i7), also known by the code name “Haswell”, currently have an issue whereby they limit the number of devices which can be connected via their USB ports. They limit the number of devices to 25. For many cart and case manufactures this causes a headache because if you limit the number of USB devices on the computer
Product Update: Cambrionix units NOT affected by the latest Haswell based Apple MacBooks and Desktops.
The technical team at Cambrionix have released a new version of the firmware to support our Universal products. This update adds the ability to charge while in sync mode for some devices, including Apple devices with lightning connectors. The ability to truly charge and sync is a real advance in device functionality. This update is another example of how Cambrionix’s unique firmware can offer customers the opportunity ot increase the functionality of their equipment without having to replace the hardware.
The HP Chromebook 11 has been pulled from the shelves after reports of the charger overheating. The reports say that there have been eight cases of the charger overheating, some of which resulted in the charger melting. None of these have resulted in fires. If you own one already, it is advised that you cease using the charger provided. The statement by Google reads: Google and HP are pausing sales of the HP Chromebook 11 after receiving a small number
Cambrionix tidies up your kitchen, looks good doing it, has special Gadget Show price Cambrionix chargers keep iPad, Android phone, Samsung Galaxy, Nintendo, iPhone, iPod and the rest running and under control. The series8 charges 8 USB devices, controlling each one individually for the fastest charge time and safest battery-protecting charge. Its high-end design matches today’s high-end devices. Put it in the kitchen and keep the phones downstairs overnight, helping the children get a good night’s sleep. Centralised charging area
Cambrionix announced today the appointment of Dominic Plunkett as Chief Technical Officer with effect from 1st November 2013. Kevin O’Hara, managing director of Cambrionix, said “I am delighted that Dominic has accepted this appointment, which is a key part of the Cambrionix growth strategy. Our current C.T.O., Steve Tyson, is moving on to a more strategic, development role. With Steve and Dominic and the rest of the engineering team we have in place, I am confident we will continue to
18 October 2013 Prime Minister visits Cambrionix Cambrionix was pleased to host David Cameron, Prime Minister of the UK, at their offices in Cambridge on Monday October 14th. Mr. Cameron was in Cambridge visiting small businesses in the East of England to hear about the issues that matter to them and highlight what the Government is doing to support them. We showed Mr. Cameron a range of our products including the ‘U16S board’ which is used in our partner’s carts
Most people dread coming into work on a Monday. Well, every now and then, something out of the ordinary happens. We were told at the end of last week that a cabinet minister was going to come in today, but we had no idea how impressive a character it would be….. So this morning, we were casually working away, when who should come in but Mr David Cameron himself!! Yes, that’s right; the Prime Minister was in our office. He
Telecoms electronics business Cambrionix was established in June 2007 and is based in St John’s Innovation Centre, Cambridge. The company designs and manufactures solutions to niche problems and with a streamlined design workflow reckons it can deliver within even the most demanding of timescales. From concepts to manufacture, Cambrionix has helped many businesses bring their designs to life. With many years of design and manufacturing experience and proven product delivery it has established excellent working relationships with some of the
It was another very successful year for the company with increased turnover and good cash generation. The company has made significant progress in the year in building up the management team, improving its supply chain management and investing heavily in Research and Development. This has resulted in new improved products being brought to market which is forecast to lead to strong growth. The market in which the company operates is expanding massively over the next few years and the company
When Cambrionix was founded back in 2007 we always had the clear goal of making it simple for users to manage and charge portable devices. Everything from Smartphones, MP3 players and cameras right up to Android, iOS and Windows tablets, as well as anything else which is US chargeable. In 2010, the EU and IEC standard called EU62684 defined an interoperability spec for chargers designed for cellular phones. This standard was approved by a number of manufacturers such as Apple,