Innergie PocketCell can power over 10,000 USB devices, just not at the same time

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Innergie PocketCell can power over 10,000 USB devices, just not at the same time
Between your tablet, phone, GPS and whatever else, keeping powered up on the move is a challenge for us all. Innergie wants to crush that problem with its PocketCell battery pack. Yep, it's a power cell, yes it fits in your pocket, but here's what you might not have worked out from the name: it has a 3,000 mAh capacity, mini / micro USB connectors built-in along with an Apple 30 pin adapter (as it's based on its Magic Cable design we loved so much) and a fast "Smart Charge" function for the impatient. There's five built in protections against unstable voltage, so you can be confident your digital world won't burn out in your hand. The makers reckon you can get an extra 4.5 hours of iPad usage and about 15 more hours on the horn to mom -- though, we're sure your mileage may vary. You can get charging from today for $79.99, which includes the Magic Cable, or touch up the PR after the jump for more info.
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Innergie Introduces Lightweight and Compact PocketCell™ Providing
Extended Power and Charging for Portable Consumer Electronic Devices

Rechargeable Battery Bank Provides Portable Power and Charging Capability for iPads, iPhones and Android Smartphones, iPods and MP3 Players, and over 10, 000 Portable Devices

Las Vegas, NV – January 10, 2012 -- (LVCC South Hall 1 Lower Level / Booth 21906) -- With the increasing number of consumer mobile devices that we all carry comes the familiar and often experienced low battery warnings of these devices when they are extensively used. Unfortunately, this usually occurs at the most inconvenient time; during a critical phone conversation, writing an important email, or in the middle of enjoying a movie on a tablet in a plane at 35,000 feet. Whatever the situation running out of power for portable devices typically occurs at a time when AC power is nowhere to be found. Innergie, the world's leading provider of innovative consumer power solutions, is introducing PocketCell™, a portable power solution that will provide consumers the power needed wherever life takes them – on foot, in the car, on a plane or a train.

PocketCell is a lightweight and compact rechargeable battery bank that will add hours of life or charge virtually any mobile device including iPads, iPhones, Android, and Blackberry smartphones, iPods, media players, and more than 10,000 other portable devices. PocketCell is designed to provide consumers extended power or charging capability when battery power is exhausted or typical power sources are not available. With a stylish design about the size of lipstick holder and weighing a mere 2.8 ounces, PocketCell is a mobile accessory that portable people cannot afford to be without.

"PocketCell answers the needs of consumers who rely on their portable USB devices to stay connected with work, colleagues, family, friends, and the world," explains Tom Atkinson, Senior Director of Americas at Innergie. "Consumers are constantly concerned about losing that connection when their portable devices run low on power. PocketCell fits easily in a customer's pocket and provides peace of mind customers can trust to deliver extended use or charging for their portable devices when and where they need it most."

The Innergie PocketCell is a 3000mAh, rechargeable portable battery bank with a fast charging 2.1 Amp USB power port and includes the recently announced Magic Cable Trio 3-in-1 charging cable with integrated smart-tip Apple, Micro, and Mini USB connector design (a $20 retail value). Customers can connect the PocketCell from its standard USB connector to nearly any portable device using the Magic Cable Trio for extended use or charging capability.


Recharging the PocketCell is simple. Customers connect the Magic Cable Trio Micro USB tip to the Micro USB charging port on the PocketCell and then connect the Magic Cable Trio standard USB connector to a USB power port on a laptop or computer, or a USB power adapter such as the Innergie mMini AC 15 power adapter or mMini DC10 car adapter. The Innergie PocketCell provides an industry-leading five built-in protections to ensure proper reliability and compatibility with over 10,000 portable devices, giving consumers the confidence to charge nearly any portable device with less power loss, cooler operation, and less impact on the battery life of portable devices. In addition, the Innergie PocketCell will automatically revert to Sleep Mode if not used after 10 seconds saving portable power capacity

Extended Power (based on actual device use and internal testing at Innergie)
iPad Up to 4.5 hours of use
iPhone, Android and Blackberry smartphones Up to 25+ hours of talk time
iPod and MP3 Players Up to 100 hours of playback time
Game Console Up to 10+ hours of playing time

General Specifications
DC Input 5V DC / 1.5A (max)
USB Output 5V DC / 2.1A
Battery Type Lithium Ion
Power Capacity mAh
Dimensions 3.6 (L) x 1.2 (W) x 0.8 (H) inches
Weight 2.5 ounces (excluding cables and accessories)
Built-in Protection OCP, OVP, OTP, OPP, SCP

The Innergie PocketCell rechargeable battery bank, includes the Innergie Magic Cable Trio (a suggested $20 retail value), and is available at retailer outlets and online at a suggested list price of $79.99.
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