Murata Exhibit at 2nd WEARABLE EXPO

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1/6/2016

Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd.
President/Statutory Representative Director: 
Tsuneo Murata 

Overview

Murata will make its debut as an exhibitor at the 2nd WEARABLE EXPO.

Details

2nd WEARABLE EXPO

Period: Wednesday, January 13 to Friday, January 15
Location: Tokyo Big Sight
URL: http://www.wearable-expo.jp/en/Home/
Booth No.: E21-37

Summary

Wearable devices continue to spread at an accelerating pace. Murata offers a variety of compact, low-profile components intended for wearable devices, including various sensors and monolithic ceramic capacitors. Our demonstration will introduce wristband-type and eyeglasses-type wearable devices that incorporate these components.

Wristband-type wearable device demonstration

This demonstration features an original wristband-type wearable device incorporating a communication module and power supply in order to introduce our small-sized components as well as various sensors for detecting the wearer's pulse rate and body surface temperature, differences in elevation and other parameters.

Individual items to be exhibited

  • Barometric pressure sensor
  • Film temperature sensor
  • Compact, low-profile generic components such as monolithic ceramic capacitors

"Cool Design Smart Glass" concept model

This demonstration introduces our smart eyewear concept model that was fabricated in collaboration with the city of Sabae in Fukui Prefecture.
The glasses use a built-in micro-position sensor to enable easy operation of connected devices such as AR displays and smartphones, without a remote control.

Individual items to be exhibited

  • Micro-position sensor

Murata in Brief

Murata Manufacturing Co., Ltd. is a worldwide leader in the design, manufacture and sale of ceramic-based passive electronic components & solutions, communication modules and power supply modules. Murata is committed to the development of advanced electronic materials and leading edge, multi-functional, high-density modules. The company has employees and manufacturing facilities throughout the world. For more information, visit Murata's website at www.murata.com