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  • Compact design fits easily in a backpack or messenger bag, ready to collect the sun's energy; just place in the light and the 10.1 oz. Solio begins to charge
  • Unit fans into a flower shape; insert a pencil into the central pivot point and prop Solio up to point it directly at the sun
  • When the sun goes down, the 3,200mAh battery can be re-charged via the micro-USB port; the battery charges in 4.5 hours from a USB power source
  • Apple® output is optimized for Apple products; CTIA (Cellular Telecommunications Industry Association) standard output is optimized for most other devices
  • Simple, fast-charging lithium-ion battery stores solar energy for up to 1 year, letting you charge up your portable electronic accessories
  • Easy-to-operate charger can be powered up from either solar energy or, when the sun goes down, from a computer with the 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
  • Approximate charge time for the Solio Classic 2 from the sun is 8 to 10 hrs. and just over 6 hrs. from the USB charging cable or from a wall outlet


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Best Use Multisport
Charge Time (hrs) Sun: 8-10 hrs USB: 6 hrs
External Charge USB
Battery Included Yes
Battery Type Lithium Polymer
Solar Cell Output Capacity 5V 1000 mA (5W)
Battery Storage Capacity (mAh) 3200 mAh
Power Output To Device (mA) 5V 1000mA
Material(s) Plastic
Dimensions 5.8 x 2.8 x 1.4 inches
Foldable Yes
Weight 10

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