|[January 09, 2013]
myCharge Unveils Next-Generation Portable Powerbanks & Powercases to Keep us Charged and Connected
LAS VEGAS & BIRMINGHAM, Mich. --(Business Wire)--
Nothing sidelines your day quicker than a dead battery on your mobile
device. myCharge is thrilled to unveil five new lifestyle collections
comprised of more than a dozen new products to meet the diverse needs
and demands of today's on-the-go, constantly connected digital
lifestyle. The newest myCharge products are being showcased at the 2013
International Consumer Electronics Show (CES (News - Alert)) at the Las Vegas
Convention Center, North Hall, Booth #4014, from January 8 - 11, 2013.
"We developed the new generation of myCharge solutions around real-world
behaviors of today's mobile consumers to enhance and maximize the user
experience," said Ron Ferber, CEO, myCharge. "While smartphones and
tablets have become increasingly universal across all facets of our
society, needs and usage habits vary from person to person. Our new
myCharge products deliver the most convenient, most reliable sources of
portable power for all the different ways people power their digital
At CES 2013, myCharge is previewing five new collections designed for a
variety of mobile lifestyles - from the business traveler to the college
student, the on-the-go mom to the gadget connoisseur, to those who work
outdoors or live life to the extreme:
myCharge Hub Series
The "Swiss Army Knife" of portable power devices for the person who
relies on their gadgets everyday and in every way. With all cables and
connectors built-in, all three products in the myCharge Hub Series
include an Apple (News - Alert)® Lightning connector, Micro-USB cable and USB port
on-board that can charge up to three devices at once, providing the
ultimate in portable power for virtually any mobile device (smartphones,
tablets, e-readers and more).
In addition, the myCharge Hub Series incorporates an exoskeleton design
which allows for the ultimate customization in color, texture, pattern
and finish; delivering truly unique and exclusive models to our retail
myCharge Hub, available in three versions - 3000mAh, 6000mAh and 9000mAh
battery capacities - offers up to 40 hours of additional talk time for
your smartphone, as well as integrated, quick-charge wall prongs on the
6000mAh and 9000mAh models. The myCharge Hub Series is the "must-have"
staple in every road warrior's mobile office.
myCharge Hub 3000 will retail for $79.99, myCharge Hub 6000 for $99.99
and myCharge Hub 9000 for $129.99. Hub 3000 and 6000 available April
2013; Hub 9000 available July 2013.
myCharge Jolt Series
The "GU Energy Shot" of chargers, the new myCharge Jolt Series delivers
a quick boost of emergency power to your smartphone, making sure that
you're never out of touch. myCharge Jolt features integrated charging
cables to power micro-USB devices or micro-USB and Apple Lightning
devices at once, based on model. The myCharge Jolt's compact design and
built-in carabiner make it the ultimate portable power solution -
whether you're clipping it to your backpack, throwing it into your
pocket or bag, or keeping one in your car for those "just in case"
Like the Hub Series the Jolt Series incorporates an exoskeleton design
that offers true customization of color, texture, pattern and/or finsh
to our retail partners.
myCharge Jolt will be available in three versions - a l000mAh battery
capacity to charge one micro-USB device, a 2000mAh battery version to
simultaneously charge two micro-USB devices, and a 2000mAh version to
simultaneously charge one micro-USB and one Apple Lightning device.
myCharge Jolt l000m will retail for $39.99, myCharge Jolt 2000m for
$59.99 and myCharge Jolt 2000d for $64.99. Jolt 2000's available April
2013; Jolt 1000 July 2013.
myCharge AMP Series
Power now fits in the palm of your hand at a price everyone can afford
with the myCharge AMP Series. The "5 Hour Energy" of portable power, the
new myCharge AMP Series delivers instant power in a compact, ergonomic
design with a premium rubberized finish and convenient wrist strap. The
built-in USB ports allow users to charge hundreds of different mobile
devices. Designed for those who value smaller size and lower cost over
more expensive solutions.
myCharge AMP will be available in three versions - 2000mAh, 4000mAh and
6000mAh battery capacities - with the 6000mAh model able to
simultaneously charge two devices, including tablets.
myCharge AMP 2000 will retail for $29.99, myCharge AMP 4000 for $39.99
and myCharge AMP 6000 for $49.99. Available May 2013.
myCharge AMPxt Series
If you're on the job at a construction site, four-wheeling across rugged
terrain, or hiking to the summit, there isn't time to stop and look for
a back-up charge. The myCharge AMPxt Series is the "Jeep Wrangler" of
portable power - the extreme myCharge solution that delivers drop-proof,
dirt-proof and splash-proof performance.
The myCharge AMPxt has built-in USB ports to allow users to charge
hundreds of different mobile devices. Also features integrated,
quick-charge wall prongs. Ideal for those who lead a very active
lifestyle and/or work in an environment that demands durability and
The myCharge AMPxt Series will be available in two versions - 3000mAh
and 6000mAh battery capacities - with the 6000mAh model able to charge
up to three devices at once.
myCharge AMPxt 3000 will retail for $59.99 and the myCharge AMPxt 6000
for $79.99. Available May 2013.
myCharge Freedom Powercase Series
Today's smartphones are an extension of our personalities, allowing us
to stay in touch with friends and family, take pictures, listen to
music, play games - to live our lives. For many people, when their
battery dies, for all intents and purposes they cease to exist...until
The new myCharge Freedom Powercase Series embodies the highest level of
innovation in portable charging cases - the perfect balance between
protection, function and fashion.
Protection: Each myCharge Freedom Powercase is designed with a
level of protection unmatched in today's marketplace; no fear in the
event you drop your phone once or twice (a day)!
Function: myCharge Freedom cases provide the best user experience
as a result of:
Easy on/easy off, single molded construction: unlike competitive
models that come in two parts, myCharge Freedom Powercase is one
piece, so there's no hassle, no struggle and nothing to lose or forget.
Quick charging: charges your smartphone at the same speed as the
supplied factory charger that came with your phone...like plugging
right into the wall outlet.
Exclusive for iPhone (News - Alert) 5: the exclusive myCharge Freedom cable system
provides instant charging with no blockage of your smartphone speakers
or headphone jack.
Exclusive for Samsung (News - Alert) Galaxy: the exclusive myCharge Freedom
retractable connector seamlessly integrates with the case.
Fashion: The proprietary exoskeleton design of myCharge Freedom
Powercase offers retail partners true product customization at a level
never before experienced, allowing them to offer exclusive varieties of
myCharge Freedom Powercase to their customers. The myCharge Freedom
Powercase goes way beyond simply providing custom color options by
offering retailers unique textures, patterns and finishes as endless as
the imagination can conjure.
myCharge Freedom Powercase come in three versions - l500mAh for iPhone
5, 2000mAh for iPhone 5 and 2500mAh for Samsung Galaxy - in a wide array
of colors, textures and finishes. myCharge Freedom 1500 will retail for
$79.99, myCharge Freedom 2000 for $99.99; both available March 2013.
myCharge Freedom 2500 will retail for $99.99 and available May 2013.
myCharge, innovators in portable power, creates the ultimate survival
tools for gadget lovers and users. Using the highest quality components
and cutting-edge design, myCharge responds to the latest technological
advances by providing products dedicated to restoring everyday balance
and fulfilling consumer needs in our on-the-go, always connected digital
society. Learn more at http://www.myCharge.com.
myCharge portable power packs and cases are found at retailers
nationwide including Amazon.com,
ATT, Best Buy (News - Alert), Finishline, Fry's, Macy's, Meijer, Staples, Verizon,
Wal-Mart and more. For more information, please visit http://www.myCharge.com.
NOTE TO MEDIA: A comprehensive digital press kit for myCharge, including
detailed 2013 product information and high-resolution images, is
available at: www.myCharge.com/press.
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