2023 Author: Gordon Kinson | [email protected]. Last modified: 2023-11-26 08:36
After the release of the fifth iPhone and iOS 6, many began to discuss even faster discharge of a mobile device. Yes, at the moment this is a headache for all smartphones. But MetAir of Newport Beach, California, offers a solution to this problem with the Solstice portable charger, with a 55,000 mAh battery. Not bad, is it?
This unit weighs as much as one and a half kilograms. You can't put it in your pocket, of course, but it will fit in a backpack and you will have to just right on long hikes! The developers promise a long operating time of the device without recharging. Additional cartridges have a 3-year shelf life and are priced at $ 49
According to the developers, the total capacity of the Solsctice battery is approximately equal to the capacity of 115 1.5V batteries.
The MetAir device can charge up to three Apple mobile devices at the same time. The charging current is 2.1 A. According to preliminary estimates, the Solsctice battery will last 20 or 5 charge cycles for iPhone 5 or iPad 4, respectively. It is worth noting that the developers, in addition to the excellent functionality and energy reserve, paid not the last attention to the appearance of the device.
Additional perks in Solstice include, among other things, an integrated radio and an emergency light.
This project was launched on the Kickstarter collective funding site. Developers are trying to raise funds to start production. Of the $ 179,000 required at the time of writing, about $ 20,000 has been raised.
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