If you have ever experienced low signal strength at locations you visit, it might be worth you investing in a booster brolly when they are launched. The signal boosting umbrella uses solar power to help increase your call reception and charge your device.
The booster brolly is equipped with 12 x 2 volt solar panels stitched into the canopy of the umbrella. Turning the sun’s energy into juice which is then stored in a battery hidden within the handle, and then used to charge your mobile devices.
The booster brolly is a great gadget for anyone attending festivals this year in the UK, has it will also keep the rain or sun off you as well. A prototype of the Vodafone Booster Brolly is set to be trialled at the 2012 Isle Of Wight Festival later this month.
Unfortunately no information on pricing or worldwide availability has been released as yet, but as soon as information comes to light we will keep you updated as always.
Source: GizmagFiled Under: Gadgets News