External batteries are awesome, I’ve got a few of them in varying sizes and I find them to be very handy when the power goes out. I like the ones that are not just limited to one device, more of a universal thing and I like the type that don’t need special tips for an extra price. Mobile Edge has just released the UrgentPower 2600mAh external battery that is one such device, no special tips needed and it works with pretty much any mobile device. Price is $39.99 and you should be able to get about 10 extra hours of talk time with it and even more for devices likes eReaders.
Mobile Edge, the industry leader in innovative and stylish laptop carrying cases and accessories introduces the UrgentPower universal smartphone battery charger. The USB UrgentPower battery will provide immediate backup power and add up to 10 additional talk-time hours to virtually any smartphone, and up to 300 additional hours to iPods and e-readers.
Avoid the frustration of your phone shutting down by carrying the UrgentPower. With a powerful 2600mAh charge, the battery\charger is designed to give you that additional backup power when you need it most. This slim and compact unit comes with the connectors for smartphones, iPhones, digital cameras, e-readers, handheld gaming devices and even tablets.
The retail package comes with a USB charging cable, a Micro USB connector, a Mini USB connector and an Apple 30-pin connector. The UrgentPower can also charge an iPhone 5. Future units will include Apple’s Lightning Connector.
Charging your device is quick and easy. Simply connect the UrgentPower to your phone or other mobile device and enjoy immediate access to all your favorite features. The UrgentPower can be recharged easily from a laptop USB port or any USB power source. The sleek cylindrical design makes it convenient to stash in your pocket, handbag or favorite Mobile Edge carrying case.
“Smartphones tend to use a lot of power running today’s popular apps and there is nothing worse than being stuck with a dead phone,” said G. David Cartwright, the President and CEO of Mobile Edge. “With the UrgentPower battery, our customers can feel secure and enjoy extended use of their mobile devices while on the go, especially when they need it most.”
The UrgentPower is available now and carries a suggested retail price of $39.99. Model number MEA2600.
Available online: mobileedge.com