Yesterday we got some teasers on Dewalt’s Plans to Expand Tool Connect, currently very limited to just the Tool Connect Dewalt Batteries (see below) which turn off when they get out of range from the phone running the App and last location. At this point we can only talk to the images provided but Dewalt Tool Connect will expand to Cordless Tools, the TAG which will be very similar to the Milwaukee TICK (finally available) and the CONNECTOR which will allow any existing Dewalt 20V tool (no mention of FlexVolt yet however) to join the Tool Connect Bluetooth platform.
This new platform will go right against the Milwaukee ONE-KEY platform which has a few years jump on them for the tools. That being said many big companies have not made the jump to ONE-KEY or any connected platform. Also the Milwaukee ONE-KEY is limited to a handful