Novothink (http://www.novothink.com), a global manufacturer of energy alternative electronic devices, has released the Solar Surge, anApple licensed solar charger case for the iPod touch. The solar charger case enables anyone to power up from the sun while carrying their iPod.
iPod touches can now be effectively and efficiently charged anywhere under the sun by simply being attached to a Solar Surge, according to Ian Dorfman, president of Novothink. Along with the custom designed and engineered charger case that includes solar panels that provide continuous charging from the sun, Solar Surge also includes a USB 2.0 cable that is compatible with standard USB charging ports to provide high capacity charging and data exchange.
To estimate solar needs for iPhone 3G and 3G S usage, Novothink encourages users to take advantage of their free Solar Planner available at the company’s web site. Available in a variety of colors, Solar Surge for the iPod touch is priced at US$69.95 and will be available at major retailers at the end of September. The company will also be releasing the Solar Surge for iPhone 3G and 3GS in the fourth quarter of 2010.