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Japan Aviation develops connectors for comfortable wearables

New design will increase applications in caregiving, medical, sports fields

Japan Aviation Electronics Industry’s new connector is around 2 mm thick.

TOKYO -- Japan Aviation Electronics Industry has developed a thin connector with improved elasticity for wearable devices that are attached to clothing. 

The technology is essential for development of new devices in order to eliminate the discomfort during strenuous activities caused by devices attached directly to the body, like the wrist, waist and other parts. 

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