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A phone charger with JuiceSync App for battery analysis, diff alerts, selfie shutter and PowerPoint slide controller functions & more!
A phone charger with JuiceSync App for battery analysis, diff alerts, selfie shutter and PowerPoint slide controller functions & more!
A phone charger with JuiceSync App for battery analysis, diff alerts, selfie shutter and PowerPoint slide controller functions & more!
1,071 backers pledged $51,523 to help bring this project to life.

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Power Up Your Everyday Life with Power Tube 3000

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Power Tube 3000 weighs only 85g. It is a convenient and portable charger that best accompanies your everyday life! No extra cable is needed for charging and recharging; simply plug in to charge! 

We have also developed JuiceSync Smart App for easy battery monitoring and management in terms of hours, percentage; battery temperature, battery location and distance. Moreover, supported by Bluetooth® 4.0 Smart technology, you can use Power Tube 3000 as,

  • A Selfie Shutter 
  • PowerPoint Slide Controller!

Be prepared and be in charge of your everyday life with Power Tube 3000!

JuiceSync App for Smart Monitoring 

JuiceSync App is definitely smart and caring. It provides a clear real time report of your Power Tube activity. Now, there is no reason to worry about carrying an empty charger any more! Download it for FREE from Apple App Store or Google Play Store.

Battery Status Anaylsis

JuiceSync App provides a detailed analysis of your battery and also allows you to connect up to 4 Power Tubes at a time as well as the Power Tubes used by your family.

Smart Alert Function

JuiceSync App is smart and loyal. It will notify you when your Power Tube is: 

  • On low battery, you will never forget to recharge it. 
  • Fully charged and it will always be ready to go out with you. 
  • More than 10 meters away, this way, you will never forget it at the restaurant. 
  • Too hot. You have to unplug it from your phone for safety.

Smart Control

If you have lost your Power Tube, you can easily find it by these smart control functions: 

1) Find Me

2) Track Me

3) Ring Me

  • Find Me – Imagine you have put your Power Tube in your messy working desk and you do not know where exactly it is. You can simply go to JuiceSync App on your phone and find your Power Tube according to the signal strength for the direction. 
Find Me Function
Find Me Function
  • Track Me – What if you have forgotten your Power Tube after meeting? Left it at client’s office? Or on the train? You can use the Track Me function of JuiceSync App to check where was the last seen place of your Power Tube. So you can go take it back. 

        Track me function is smart and helpful! While having Power Tube as your everyday companion, your personal belongings (i.e. handbag or schoolbag) last seen place can be tracked by checking your Power Tube last seen place. 

Tracking Function
Tracking Function
  • Ring Me – The other way round. Enjoying popcorn at a movie night on a cosy couch, you suddenly look for your phone and you do not know where you put it. Press and hold the button on Power Tube and your phone will ring. Then, you can easily locate your phone.

TWO Additional Functions of Power Tube 3000

1: Bluetooth® Selfie Shutter

Power Tube is not only a phone charger but a smart everyday companion. With Bluetooth® Smart technology, Power Tube 3000 is also a selfie shutter! Simply connect your Power Tube with your phone. Then, press your Power Tube twice and you can have your picture taken! It is easy and fun! Power Tube 3000 allows you to stay powerful and beautiful as always.

2: PowerPoint Slide Controller

We know that work life balance is important because this is exactly what we think too! As a smart powerful everyday life companion, Power Tube 3000 gives you support even for your presentation time! Connect Power Tube to your computer via Bluetooth® and then it is now a PowerPoint slide controller. No need to worry if you have forgotten your PowerPoint slide controller as Power Tube is always with you from now on.

Stylish Design & Award Winning Product

Power Tube is stylish. There are 5 color options you can choose from to fit your different needs. Bring it with you for formal meeting, family gathering, friends party and to school is also the best match.

Power Tube 3000 has won 2015 iF product design award. It is the innovation that mixes with design, creativity and care.

Ultra Portable Pocket Size 

It is ultra portable that only weighs 85g. Its pocket fit size make very handy. Imagine you are charging your phone but you need to use your phone at the same time. It is easy to hold both your phone and Power Tube together.

Know more about Power Tube 3000

Power Tube 3000 is a compact and all-in-one portable charger with built-in original Lightning connector for charging and male USB connector for recharging. Rather than logging into JuiceSync App, there is an indication light to show the battery level as well as the charging status.

  • 3000mAh

3000mAh battery capacity allows 1.5 times for iPhone 5s full charging and 1 time for iPhone 6. It is your immediate energy support so you will not miss any important moment!

  • Built-in Charging Cable (Lighting OR Micro-usb)

Built-in Lightning cable (OR Micro-usb cable) eliminates your concern of missing cable! Simply plug into your phone for charging at anytime anywhere!

  • Built-in USB for Recharging 

Built-in USB connector makes recharging convenient and easy! When the Power Tube battery level is low, plug it into power supply and there is it!

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Media Coverage

Power Tube has been introduced by media all over the world.

Help us make Power Tube 3000 Popular!

In the past year, we've been working so hard in both hardware and software research and design. After several iterations of prototyping, now Power Tube 3000 and JuiceSync App have already been stable and ready to mass produce. Your backings will help us with raw materials & components purchasing for Power Tube mass production; marketing our Power Tube to the world; further enhance the free JuiceSync App to include more interesting features.

Please help to spread the message making Power Tube a popular enjoyable gadget to share energy and intelligence.

About MIPOW

MIPOW, an authorized manufacturing licensee of Apple Inc., is a global leader in premium mobile device accessories. We bring together a unique blend of industrial and electronic design, precision engineering and high quality manufacturing to create products with wide appeal to today's mobile generation. Our main products are Smart Power (backup batteries, chargers), Smart Audio (headsets and speakers using Bluetooth® wireless technology) and Smart Lighting, i.e. PLAYBULB, (Lighting product with mobile app control).

Our functional and fashionable designs have won broad market acceptance as well as many prestigious awards including: European Red-Dot Design Awards, International Forum iF Design Awards, GOOD DESIGN Awards and Macworld Asia The Best Awards. MIPOW takes pride in its innovation and holds 48 patents with more to come. These and many other accomplishments have positioned MIPOW amongst the leaders in product excellence.

MIPOW website: http://www.mipow.com

Risks and challenges

Risks and challenges

After several rounds of hardware and software prototyping, our Power Tube 3000 has been stable and ready to release to markets. Our challenge here is to accurately estimate the required materials purchase for the first batch of mass production. KickStarter is a perfect platform for us to test the market. We like to know how tech-lovers think about our new products. We need to hear your opinions so that we can keep enhancing our hardware and software. We also need your helps to spread out the message. With the fund we raise on KICKSTARTER, we will make materials purchase planning accordingly. Besides, we will use it as marketing fund to make Power Tube 3000 a market success. We will make it as R&D budget to keep enhancing our hardware and software. We know delivering a good User Experience is the key to win users' heart. We always put this at high priority during product development.
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Android is a trademark of Google Inc.
Apple is a trademark of Apple Inc., registered in the US and other countries.
The Bluetooth® word mark and logos are registered trademarks owned
by Bluetooth SIG, Inc. and any use of such marks by MIPOW is under license.
The MIPOW logo, Power Tube, JuiceSync and PLAYBULB are trademarks of MIPOW.
© 2014 MIPOW. All rights reserved.

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    Thank you for your support! Let the world know more about Power Tube 3000's intelligence and fun! Pledge $1 to help us send Power Tube 3000 news to everyone. We will keep you updated on the latest status of Power Tube 3000 as well as all MIPOW's latest products PLUS a THANK YOU EMAIL with a $5 USD value code (for shopping at MIPOW online store).

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    [ SUPER EARLY BIRD SPECIAL - 1 pcs ]
    ONE pcs of Power Tube 3000 (Any color).
    $20 off retail price (VS Unit Retail Price $49.99).
    Free shipping to the US. (Add $5 for International shipping outside the US).

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    [ EARLY BIRD SPECIAL - 1 pcs ]
    ONE pcs of Power Tube 3000 (Any color).
    $15 off retail price (VS Unit Retail Price $49.99).
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    [ SUPER EARLY BIRD SPECIAL - 2 pcs ]
    TWO pcs of Power Tube 3000 (Any color).
    $41.99 off retail price (VS Unit Retail Price $49.99).
    Free shipping to the US. (Add $9 for International shipping outside the US).

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    [ SUPER EARLY BIRD SPECIAL - 3 pcs ]
    THREE pcs of Power Tube 3000 (Any color).
    $67.49 off retail price (VS Unit Retail Price $49.99).
    Free shipping to the US. (Add $12 for International shipping outside the US).

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    [ SUPER EARLY BIRD SPECIAL - 4 pcs ]
    FOUR pcs of Power Tube 3000 (Any color).
    $99.98 off retail price (VS Unit Retail Price $49.99).
    Free shipping to the US. (Add $15 for International shipping outside the US).

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    [ REGULAR SPECIAL - 3 pcs ]
    THREE pcs of Power Tube 3000 (Any color).
    $37.49 off retail price (VS Unit Retail Price $49.99).
    Free shipping to the US. (Add $12 for International shipping outside the US).

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    [ EARLY BIRD SPECIAL - 4 pcs ]
    FOUR pcs of Power Tube 3000 (Any color).
    $79.98 off retail price (VS Unit Retail Price $49.99).
    Free shipping to the US. (Add $15 for International shipping outside the US).

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    [ SUPER EARLY BIRD SPECIAL - 5 pcs ]
    FIVE pcs of Power Tube 3000 (Any color).
    $129.97 off retail price (VS Unit Retail Price $49.99).
    Free shipping to the US. (Add $18 for International shipping outside the US).

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    FIVE pcs of Power Tube 3000 (Any color).
    $87.48 off retail price (VS Unit Retail Price $49.99).
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