Energizer Battery, Inc. and TennRich International Corporation/XPAL Power today announced that they will partner to develop a line of Energizer Energi To Go branded lithium polymer rechargeable power packs and emergency charger products and services for all types of mobile electronic devices. The rechargeable power packs are an extension of the existing Energizer Energi To Go line of instant cell phone chargers that use two Energizer Ultimate Lithium AA batteries. Here is more info:
"The portable electronic device category continues exponential growth and handheld network devices will reach 100 million in next few years. Devices like smart phones and netbooks are getting smaller, decreasing battery size and capacity while devices are increasing functions, like GPS and faster connectivity with more robust graphics. Battery capacity is being put to the test more and more as digital devices get smarter and faster.
Through the partnership, XPAL will offer Energizer Energi To Go branded lithium polymer rechargeable power packs for use with a wide variety of mobile electronic devices including smart and cell phones, iPhone, MP3 players, GPS, digital cameras and camcorders, netbooks and laptops. Over 10 product SKUs will be made available and shipping by July 2009. The product offerings include:
* Energizer Energi To Go XP line of portable power systems includes seven models designed to power up to three devices at once including cell and smart phones, MP3 players, GPS units, Bluetooth, portable DVDs, digital cameras and camcorder batteries, netbooks, and laptops.
* Energizer Energi To Go AP Charger for use with iPhone, two sleek new portable power cases made to give extra power to even when used with the high-drain Apple iPhone 3G, anytime, anywhere. Using moldable lithium polymer battery cells designed to mimic the shape and styling of the iPhone, these models give iPhone users up to double the life.
* Energizer Energi To Go SP, a line of portable solar-driven power packs with models designed to be used with power up cell and smart phones, iPod and MP3 players, GPS units, Bluetooth, and digital cameras.
In addition to the benefits of reusable rechargeable portable power, XPAL has developed several other benefits that will be included in the Energi To Go Rechargeable Power Packs, including a TipFit Guarantee, a free ?Tips for Life? service and a Tip Finder to find and provide tips for any device, an online diagnostic to check remaining charge cycles, and it products come pre-charged and ready to use out of the box ? guaranteed to hold a charge for one year from born date.
Energi To Go Rechargeable Power Packs also have multiple safety features, including patented ?PowerSafe? Technology, as well as charge, temperature, and short circuit protection. They are ENERGY STAR certified with full charge auto shut off. Users can plug their Energi To Go power pack into an AC outlet and their device simultaneously to both charge the power pack as well as discharge power to the device at the same time. Additionally, the power pack reduces the number of and bulk of AC adapters and cords.
The line of products from Energizer and XPAL will be available through office supply, mass merchandise, online and other retailers. For more information, visit www.energizerpowerpacks.com "