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$36,146
pledged of $15,000pledged of $15,000 goal
634
backers
0seconds to go
Funding Canceled
Funding for this project was canceled by the project creator on Jul 24 2015

About

SOS PowerBank is for those nail biting moments. No matter what environment you're tackling, SOS PowerBank will be there - and because it can stand abuse, charge from the sun, and is equipped with 3 in 1 LED S.O.S signal lighting, it will never leave you stranded. Every one comes with Carabiner, Waterproof/Shockproof/Dustproof Cable Case, and 2 Ultra-Durable, braided nylon, aluminum cased charging cables. 

Starting at only $35. 

 TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS

  • Max. Capacity: 10,000mAh
  • Avg. Capacity: 8000mAh
  • Battery: Lithium Polymer, 1000+ Charge Cycles**
  • Solar Panel: 1.2 W Monocrystalline, 5V 
  • SOS 3in1 LED: Solid, Blinking Emergency, SOS Signaling
  • Output: 2 USB 5V 2A Ports (Output 5V 1A if both ports are used at once)
  • Input: 1 Micro USB 5V Port
  • Waterproof IPX4 Rating: Splashes/Rain Exposure
  • Silica Gel Armor: Shockproof, Dustproof IP6
  • FULL Charge Time: 5 Hours via AC, 72 Hours via Solar
  • Measurements: 140x75x18 mm
  • Weight: 200g
  • Operating Temps : 0-45 Degrees Celcius
  • 2 Year Manufacturer's Warranty 

**less cycles if always using solar panel charge, more if charged using micro USB AC Charging

TECHNICAL FAQ

Can the PowerBank charge my device while it's charging? YES, but only at the rate of input (aka normal rate when charging via AC, slower rate when charging via solar only)

Can the PowerBank charge more than just my phone? YES - tablets, go pro, you name it. 

How long does it take to charge the PowerBank via the solar panel? 72 Hours to a FULL charge (variable based on directness of sunlight), and only 12-15 hours for enough power to re-charge your mobile. This means if you rely strictly on solar, you could charge the battery during the day, and have plenty of battery to charge your mobile at night. 

About how long would it take to charge my mobile phone? Around 3 hours, depending on the capacity of you mobile device.

What's the difference between the 10000mAh max capacity, and the 8000mAh avg capacity? 10,000mAh is the absolute maximum amount the battery can possibly store - because of many variable conditions, the battery will avg. a full charge of 8000mAh.

If I leave my battery fully charged, but don't use it, how fast will it lose charge? In roughly 2-3 months, if left totally unused, the battery will lose 20% of its stored power.

3-in-1 LED Light w/ SOS Signaling
3-in-1 LED Light w/ SOS Signaling
Dustproof, Shockproof
Dustproof, Shockproof
Never Be Stranded. Charges up to 2 phones at once.
Never Be Stranded. Charges up to 2 phones at once.

Find your chosen reward below. Whether you want just 1 SOS PowerBank or 100, you'll find a reward level below that suits you. Remember that for us, every little bit, now matter how small, helps make the project possible. Be sure to check out the stretch goals below as well, to see the awesome options and add ons in store.

 EACH SOS POWERBANK ALSO COMES WITH:

  • 1 Male - Male, USB - micro USB Braided Nylon Charging Cord w/ Aluminum Housing 
  • 1 Male - Male, USB - lightning (iPhone) Braided Nylon Charging Cord w/ Aluminum Housing 
  • (OR YOUR CHOICE OF 2 Lightening/ 2 Micro USB Cables, if you don't want one of each)
  • 1 SOS Carabiner 
  • 1 SOS Shock Cable Carrying Case

Some products help you live a better life - one day, SOS PowerBank might just SAVE yours. Charge multiple devices at once, replenish your portable battery using only the sun, drop/kick/splash/use/abuse, and signal for help. The SOS PowerBank is an adventurers best friend.

We promise to deliver on time. We know how big of a commitment it is to buy a product before it's ever manufactured on a large scale! We know you'll be waiting to get what you want for longer than you'd prefer - that's why we are committed to ensuring your product is delivered on time. Our relationships with our manufacturer is ship shape - below you'll find the schedule and timing to expect with the production of your SOS PowerBank.

Risks and challenges

We are lucky enough to have a very good relationship with our manufacturer. We do however have many pieces coming together for this project. There are often issues in customs when bringing complex products like this from overseas into the U.S. Though we don't foresee it, this MAY cause delays in the process. Backers will be kept constantly up to date and aware of the status of the pledge fulfillment.

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    SOS PowerBank Carabiner & Cord Case

    Donate $10 and get our SOS PowerBank CARABINER, Shockproof/Dustproof/Waterproof Cable Carrying Case, plus a big thank you from our team and access to all campaign progress!

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    Get 1 SOS PowerBank at crazy super early bird pricing.

    Every package comes with 1 Carabiner, 2 ultra durable cables (1 iPhone, 1 Micro-USB), and Shockproof/Dustproof/Waterproof Cable Carrying Case.

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    Get 1 SOS PowerBank at crazyearly bird pricing.

    Every package comes with 1 Carabiner, 2 ultra durable cables (1 iPhone, 1 Micro-USB), and Shockproof/Dustproof/Waterproof Cable Carrying Case.

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    Get 1 SOS PowerBank at crazy super early bird pricing.

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    SUPER EARLY BIRD - 2 PACK

    Get 2 SOS PowerBanks at crazy super early bird pricing.

    Every package comes with 1 Carabiner, 2 ultra durable cables (1 iPhone, 1 Micro-USB), and Shockproof/Dustproof/Waterproof Cable Carrying Case.

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    Get 2 SOS PowerBanks at crazy super early bird pricing.

    Every package comes with 1 Carabiner, 2 ultra durable cables (1 iPhone, 1 Micro-USB), and Shockproof/Dustproof/Waterproof Cable Carrying Case.

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    SUPER EARLY BIRD - 5 PACK

    Get 5 SOS PowerBanks at crazy super early bird pricing, for you and 4 friends.

    Every package comes with 1 Carabiner, 2 ultra durable cables (1 iPhone, 1 Micro-USB), and Shockproof/Dustproof/Waterproof Cable Carrying Case.

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    SUPER EARLY BIRD - 10 PACK

    Get 10 SOS PowerBanks at crazy super early bird pricing for you and the entire crew.

    Every package comes with 1 Carabiner, 2 ultra durable cables (1 iPhone, 1 Micro-USB), and Shockproof/Dustproof/Waterproof Cable Carrying Case.

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    SUPER EARLY BIRD - 50 PACK WHOLESALE

    Get 50 SOS PowerBanks at wholesale pricing for you and your customers. Colors chosen in groups of 10.

    Every package comes with 1 Carabiner, 2 ultra durable cables (1 iPhone, 1 Micro-USB), and Shockproof/Dustproof/Waterproof Cable Carrying Case.

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    SUPER EARLY BIRD - 100 PACK WHOLESALE

    Get 100 SOS PowerBanks at wholesale pricing for you and your customers. Colors chosen in groups of ten if stretch goal reached.

    Every package comes with 1 Carabiner, 2 ultra durable cables (1 iPhone, 1 Micro-USB), and Shockproof/Dustproof/Waterproof Cable Carrying Case.

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