Scosche unveils solBat II solar-powered battery

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Scosche has introduced its new solBat II solar-powered backup battery for the iPod, iPhone, and other USB devices. The solBat II features an integrated lithium-ion 1500mA battery with an output of 5V, an integrated solar panel to allow the battery to charge via the sun as well as through USB, a USB port for connecting device charging cables, an included windshield mount and universal carabiner, and dual indicator lights to show whether it’s charging the internal battery or passing power to a connected device. Scosche’s solBat II is available now and sells for $30.

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Charles Starrett

Charles Starrett was a senior editor at iLounge. He's been covering the iPod, iPhone, and iPad since their inception. He has written numerous articles and reviews, and his work has been featured in multiple publications.