Semtech’s LinkCharge™ Enables Wireless Charging in Vehicles, Homes and Offices

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CAMARILLO, Calif., June 06, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Semtech Corporation (Nasdaq:SMTC), a leading supplier of analog and mixed-signal semiconductors, announced its collaboration with SCOSCHE® Industries, an innovator of consumer technology and car audio installation products and accessories, by integrating Semtech’s LinkCharge™ wireless charging platform with SCOSCHE’s award-winning MagicMount™ magnetic mounting solutions for mobile devices.

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Integrating Semtech’s industry-leading wireless charging platform allows SCOSCHE to expand its own product benefits with convenient, dependable and fast wireless charging. Semtech’s wireless power transmitter and receiver platforms support wireless charging applications in both standards compliant and non-compliant systems. The LinkCharge wireless charging platform is a 15W medium power system and is compatible with faster charging phones, allowing the broadest number of devices to quickly and wirelessly restore battery power.

“Semtech is a leader in providing innovative technologies in the wireless charging industry,” said Roger Alves, Founder and President of SCOSCHE Industries. “Wireless charging is quickly emerging as a soon-to-be preferred technology. This collaboration will meld SCOSCHE’s legacy of innovation and expertise in developing high-quality, superior-performing, consumer tech, and car audio solutions that are in-line and in-time with advances in technology and consumer demand.”

“Wireless charging technology is prevalent as many consumers have multiple devices and spend more time on-the-go,” said Ruwanga Dassanayake, Wireless Power Product Line Manager for Semtech’s Power and High-Reliability Products Group. “Integrating our LinkCharge wireless charging technology with SCOSCHE’s solution will provide customers flexibility and convenience to charge devices without multiple power supplies and charging cables.”


About Semtech’s Innovative LinkCharge Platform
Semtech’s LinkCharge wireless charging platform provides a range of solutions to enable wireless power in next-generation products for consumers, infrastructure and industrial applications. The LinkCharge platform is compatible with all major industry standards ensuring end products can quickly charge any wireless charging-equipped device even as the industry adoption continues to grow and evolve. More information about LinkCharge 20, LinkCharge CT and the rest of Semtech’s wireless charging solutions is available at  

About SCOSCHE (pronounced skōsh):
Founded in 1980, SCOSCHE Industries is an award-winning innovator of consumer technology and car audio products – committed to delivering superior quality, exceptional value and unmatched customer service. The designers and engineers at SCOSCHE develop products that reflect a rich heritage in audio and mobile technologies. SCOSCHE finds inspiration in the California lifestyle, culture, music and people. These influences can be seen in the accessories and products that are now in the hands, homes, offices and vehicles of people in over 50 countries. With over 400 patents/trademarks and industry awards received, it is easy to see why SCOSCHE is consistently at the forefront of technology and innovation. For more information visit:

About Semtech
Semtech Corporation is a leading supplier of analog and mixed-signal semiconductors for high-end consumer, enterprise computing, communications, and industrial equipment. Products are designed to benefit the engineering community as well as the global community. The Company is dedicated to reducing the impact it, and its products, have on the environment. Internal green programs seek to reduce waste through material and manufacturing control, use of green technology and designing for resource reduction. Publicly traded since 1967, Semtech is listed on the Nasdaq Global Select Market under the symbol SMTC. For more information, visit

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