Toshiba Corporation (TOKYO:6502) today announced that it will showcase a microUSB adaptor module supporting the TransferJetTM close proximity wireless technology standard in the TransferJetTM Consortium Booth (Hall 7/Booth 7C64) at the Mobile World Congress 2013 (MWC 2013), to be held from February 25 to 28 in Barcelona, Spain.
Toshiba microUSB adapter module supporting TransferJet(TM) close proximity wireless technology (Photo: Business Wire)
Data transfer using TransferJetTM communication can be implemented in AndroidTM devices with a micro USB port, such as smartphones and tablets, using the microUSB adaptor module and a newly developed app for AndroidTM devices. At MWC 2013, Toshiba will demonstrate data exchanges between a smartphone and a tablet.
 Certain Android devices may not support TransferJet™.
About the TransferJetTM Consortium BoothBesides the data exchange demonstration, the Consortium will also show other innovative services, concept models and components. Visitors will be able to experience the world of "Touch and Get" and the mobile solutions made possible by TransferJetTM.
*TransferJet™ is a trademark licensed by the TransferJet™ Consortium.*Product specifications are under development and are current as of February 22, 2013.*Android™ is a trademark of Google Inc.
*Follow this link for more on this product.http://www.semicon.toshiba.co.jp/eng/event/news/topics_130108_e_2.htmlInformation in this document, including product prices and specifications, content of services and contact information, is current on the date of the announcement but is subject to change without prior notice.
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