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Recharge Your Phone With Solar Power

The SolarPort 4.4 looks like some kind of odd laptop, with its polycrystalline panels resembling symbols from an alien language and a form factor somewhere between the Apple MacBook and those fantastic Picturebook ultraportables that Sony doesn’t sell anymore. It is, however, a solar panel charging device for cellphones.
Crack it open, lay it under the sun, and voila: up to 265mA at 12V or 530mA at 6V, Apollo willing, enough for plenty of small form-factor devices, if not laptops, hairdryers or toasters. Measuring 9.3″x6″ and weighing 19oz, the device offers reverse flow protection, ports for three units and a 5V 500mA setting to charge USB devices.
Product Page [ via Red Ferret]


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