Bikers hoping to keep their GPS or phone running during their hike or ride across long roads and hills will now have solution that keeps their mobile devices up and running. ECOXGEAR’s has created a pedal powered charging system called ECOXPOWER that charges most mobile devices such as Android, iPhone and Windows Phone. Even better, it’s mounted by a LED light that is powered entirely by the same system – your legs – all under the price of a Benjamin ($99) and is available today. Hit the jump on the gallery and press release for all the info.
San Diego, Calif. – ECOXGEAR by Grace Digital Inc, a leader in rugged, outdoor and waterproof products for the adventurous lifestyle, is pleased to announce the ECOXPOWER pedal powered headlight and smart phone charger for bicycles. Equipped with a universal mount, ECOXPOWER attaches to most standard and oversized hubs and comes with a handlebar mounted, water-resistant and touch-screen compatible smart phone/GPS case. The ECOXPOWER is available today for $99.99 at www.ECOXGEAR.com and retailers nationwide.
ECOXPOWER features an ultra-bright LED front headlight and red rear taillight that mounts to your bike’s front wheel hub. The included USB adapter cable runs up the front fork and into the handlebar mounted, water-resistant smart phone case. As the front wheel of your bike turns, the ECOXPOWER’s clutch engages between the tire’s spokes, fueling a generator that powers the lighting system, the integrated lithium ion rechargeable battery and the power jack for you smart phone. The smart phone case is touch-screen friendly and accommodates all major GPS devices and smart phone models including iPhone and Android. ECOXPOWER also comes equipped with an on/off remote switch that can be mounted to the handlebars, allowing for full control over the headlight and taillight while on a ride.
“Typical bike lights have a short life expectancy, most of which are only 10-15 hours or even as low as five if on high brightness,” says CEO of ECOXGEAR, Greg Fadul. “Bicyclist either have to routinely buy batteries, remove the light for recharging, or replace their lights completely. ECOXPOWER is self-powered and with the built-in rechargeable battery, extra costs and inconveniences are non-existent. And if you’re using your smart phone for GPS or music on a long ride, you never have to worry about running out of juice.”
ECOXPOWER features include:
• Pedal powered ultra-bright LED front headlight & red rear taillight
• Includes water-resistant touch-screen friendly, easily removable handlebar case with pedal powered USB adapter cable
• Handlebar mounted on/off remote light switch
• Universal hub mounting bracket fits most standard and oversized wheel hubs
• Built-in rechargeable battery keeps your cell phone charged and road bright
Product Page: http://www.ecoxgear.com/ecoxpower/
To request additional information about ECOXGEAR, please contact Brad Hobbs at (305) 374-4404 x119 or by e-mail at firstname.lastname@example.org. To visit ECOXGEAR by Grace Digital online, click here.
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Based in San Diego, California, ECOXGEAR by Grace Digital Audio is a family of innovative outdoor products with the highest levels of quality, support and service. The new ECOXGEAR line of products provides extreme protection for any outdoor situation, allowing you to take your mobile device and your music outdoors with no worries. Grace Digital sells its products through major retailers, eCommerce sites, dealers and distributors throughout North America. Visit www.ECOXGEAR.com to learn more.