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Charge virtually any electronic device with this portable solar charger. When fully charged, it will completely power up most smartphones twice. It's easy to use, just connect the Bolt to your device with a USB cable and hit the on/off button to start charging. It also features a mode that optimizes the charging of Apple devices. The Bolt can be charged in the sun, via USB port from a computer or by a wall plug. Efficient solar panels fan out to soak up power from the sun. To prop the panels on the best angle to catch the sun's rays, just slide a pencil thorough the hole located between the solar panels; pencil included. Holds a complete charge for up to a year. Equipped with a standard USB port for charging devices and a micro USB port for taking a charge from a computer or wall outlet. Includes a cable with a standard USB on one end and a micro USB connection on the other. Use your device's USB cable for charging, although the Bolt's cable can be used to charge devices that are equipped with a micro USB port. Imported. Dimensions 31/2"L x 31/2"W x 1"D. Weight 5.3 oz.
The Solio Bolt solar charger keeps your electronic devices powered up on the go with an onboard battery and rotating solar panels. Solio Bolt charges popular USB-compatible gadgets including smartphones, MP3 players, e-readers, GPS units and cameras. Easy to use-simply connect the charger using your device's USB charging cable. Built-in battery will hold a charge for up to a year; at full charge the battery will provide most smartphones with at least 2 complete charges. The Solio Bolt solar charger can be charged from sunlight or USB port.
The Solio BOLT solar charger is your perfect companion, keeping you online and in-touch on the go. With an on-board battery and rotating solar panels, it charges popular USB powered gadgets from your smartphone and mP3 player, to your e-reader, GPS, and camera.
- Mountain Gear
The Solio Bolt solar charger is the perfect solution for recharging electronics in the backcountry or having an easy and free way to power up in an emergency. Its onboard battery and rotating solar panels allow the Bolt to charge anything from a smartphone, cell phone and MP3 player to an e-reader, GPS or camera. The Bolt can be charged from the sun, USB port or the wall and in turn uses the devices charging cable to charge from its USB port. It's never been easier to plug into the sun.Pocket-sized 5.3 ounce solar charger perfect for keeping electronics ready to go - whether in the backcountry or for back-up during a power outage.1 amp output charges most devices at the same rate a normal wall charger would. Full sun charge takes from 8-10 hours while USB charge necessitates 4 hours and 30 minutesBolt has 2 separate charge outputs: a CTIA standard charge, which most devices utilize, and an Apple charge for Apple electronics.Single LED button indicates battery strength, charging status and allows user to switch charging outputs.Bolt utilizes a high temperature rated Li-Poly rechargeable battery which provides for efficient charging in high heat.Includes a pencil which once inserted into the center acts as a sundial, allowing user to most effectively position panels for charging.Also includes Micro-USB to USB cable for charging the Bolt via USB port/wall adapter
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