An iPhone 6 Powered by the Sun?

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One of the biggest problems with modern smartphones is that they are power hogs, but Apple’s patent suggests that the iPhone-maker is looking towards the sun to solve this problem. According to investment blog Seeking Alpha writer Matt Margolis, Apple may be looking at embedding solar panels in the sapphire glass displays of future iPhone models, […]

Etón BoostSolar: $99 Solar Power Battery Backup System

The Eton BoostSolar is a solar charger with a 5,000 mAh battery.

The Etón BoostSolar is a solar-powered smartphone and tablet charging solution that delivers power anywhere there is sun and includes a battery capable of delivering two charges to the typical smartphone. Users looking for mobile power solutions and emergency prep products may recognize the Etón name as the manufacturer behind many Red Cross branded emergency and outdoor power products. […]

solBat II Solar Powered USB Charger and Battery Backup Review

Scosche solBat II Solar Powered Backup Battery and Charger

The Scosche solBat II Solar Powered Backup Battery and Charger is an environmentally friendly solar powered battery that charges small devices with USB cables. It is a handy battery backup for those times when you need a little extra juice. It won’t charge everything. , but in a pinch it does provide an extra boost […]

Umeox Apollo: Android Smartphone Meets the Power of the Sun

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The Umeox Apollo is an Android smartphone whose claim to fame is its integrated solar power charging back. Rather than hopping on the wireless charging bandwagon, Apollo will be taking a more green approach by harnessing solar energy to power the green robot innards of this Android handset. Unlike other eco-friendly concepts of yore, Umeox […]

Jumbo Solar Battery

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If you’re the outdoorsy type that likes to haul around your gadgets on camping trips you might want to check out Chinavision’s 20,000 mAh solar battery. The battery comes with 19 adapters for most mobile PCs and phones. It takes about three hours to charge this battery through an AC outlet and up to 10 […]