If you are looking for a little extra charge for your gadgets whilst away from the grid you might be interested in a new USB charger called Upp which launched earlier this year in the US and is now available within the UK.
The Upp USB charger is very unique in that it is powered by a Hydrogen fuel cartridges rather than a battery and provides enough power to keep your gadgets powered for a week, charging devices as quickly as if they were plugged into the wall.
The Upp Hydrogen-Fuelled charger its also environmentally friendly and can be bought in locations that are listed on its companion application. Check out the video below to learn more about the new Upp Hydrogen-Fuelled charger which is now available to purchase in the UK for £149, with replacemnt Hydrogen cartridges costing £50 each.
“Upp is the next generation of award winning fuel cell technology from Intelligent Energy. The company is breaking new boundaries by miniaturising hydrogen fuel cells that can deliver instant energy to USB-compatible devices, anytime, anywhere.
The hydrogen fuel cell delivers power to USB-compatible smartphones, wearable technology such as fitness bands, portable speakers, e-readers, gaming devices and digital cameras. Upp powers devices at the same speed as plugging into a wall socket. Also flight friendly, Upp is the perfect portable travel companion to stay powered up and connected while in the air.”
Dr. Henri Winand, Intelligent Energy’s Chief Executive Officer, said: “Upp represents the start of the next generation of energy devices, a signal to the portable electronics market that customers are ready to adopt transformative technologies. Consumers want energy independence as the demand and reliance on portable devices accelerates.”
For more information on the new Upp USB charger jump over to the official Upp website for details via the link below.