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Solio Classic Solar Charger with LED Light

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Now with a free LED Light Tip, the Solio Classic solar charger keeps virtually all hand-held electronics topped off with free solar power anywhere you can find sunshine. Plug into the sun!

  • Plug the included LED Light Tip into the adapter tip cable for powerful and portable illumination; take it everywhere you go and use it any time you need instant light
  • Solar cells are 20% more efficient than previous models, allowing faster charging from the sun
  • Sleek, compact design fans into a flowerlike shape, ready to collect the sun's energy; just place in the light and Solio begins to charge
  • Solio Classic includes a microUSB tip that supports many new cell phones such as Motorola, Blackberry, LG and more
  • User-replaceable lithium ion battery stores solar energy for up to 1 year, letting you charge up your portable electronic accessories
  • Solio Classic can be propped up to face the light with the included pencil
  • Easy-to-operate device can be charged from either solar energy or with included USB charging cable
  • Once charged, simply plug in electronic device, press a button and charging begins; status-indicator LED on button shows power level of battery
  • Includes adapters for popular mobile phone brands, USB and mini USB
  • Approximate charge time for Solio from the sun is 6 - 8 hrs. and about 6 hrs. from the USB charging cable
  • About 60 min. of sunlight can provide nearly 10 min. of talk time or 4 hrs. of standby on most cell phones (performance may vary)
  • Rated output of 4 - 12 volts at 0 - 1 amp; solar panel output of 165mA at 6 volts; internal rechargeable lithium ion battery outputs 1600mAh at 3.6 volts
  • Measures 4.7 x 2.5 x 1.3 in. when closed; operating temperature range is -4°F to 131°F
  • The Solio Classic solar charger is designed to easily dismantle and recycle

Solio Classic Solar Charger comes with: 7 adapter tips (female USB, microUSB, miniUSB, Nokia, Samsung, Sony Ericsson and LG), USB charge-in cable, adapter cable, pencil, quick start guide and “Art of Solar Charging” guide

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Solio Classic Solar Charger with LED Light Specs
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Description
Best use
Backpacking
Polycarbonate
4.7 x 2.5 x 1.3 inches
5.6 ounces
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Weight

Solio Classic Solar Charger with LED Light

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Solio Classic Solar Charger with LED Lightis rated1.3333out of5by3.
Rated1out of5byfrom5 days to charge = dumbAfter 2 days of 12hrs/day in the summer NJ sun, it was only able to charge <30% of my Samsung smartphone. Pathetic. This charger requires 3-5 days of plentiful summer sun to even reach barely 50% charge of my smartphone. Maybe the intense heat the unit experiences degrades its internal battery's performance. Either way, it doesn't have the power to do the job in a realistic timeframe. Do not recommend at all for anyone without 6-10 days to charge your phone.
Date published: 2012-11-02
Rated1out of5byfromWould not buy this product againI intended to use this product while camping & hunting. I am away from any power source for at least a week. I had placed this in direct sunlight for two days - and it never fully charged. Mostly sunny on the 3rd day, and it would not take a charge. I've attempted to charge my iPhone, and the two days worth got me about 20% battery charge. I'm not sure I will use this ever.
Date published: 2012-10-31
Rated2out of5byfromTrouble with connectionI wanted a small charger for backpacking to charge my Android phone if it needed extra power. I had lots of problems keeping the connection from the battery pack to my phone. Every few minutes I had to look at it and jiggle it to make it connect. It was very, very slow to charge my phone from the battery pack. Most of the night and it did very little. I wanted to like this devise but ended up taking it back.
Date published: 2012-10-05

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