WakaWaka Solar Powered lamp & Mobile phone charger is a solar powered lamp and mobile phone charger, but you can charge pretty much any gadget which uses a USB port for charging.
The WakaWaka has an interesting design: it is light and compact (it easily fits in a pocket and it weights just 200g) and looks stylish.
The gadget has several useful features especially for people who need a solar power source to charge their phones or need a flashlight.
WakaWaka main features:
- universal mobile phones and other USB powered devices charger
- with the face panel towards sun it will fully charge in 8 hours. Also you can charge it via USB in just 4 hours if you are in a hurry
- the design makes it easier to place it where you need the device – it can be used handing, free standing or on a bottle top
- as a lighting source it offers 3 options: Bright with 20+ hours battery life, Reader with 40+ hours battery life and Saver when you get over 200 hours battery life
- as a solar power you need to connect a USB to micro USB cable to charge a device
- water resistant
- components are made by Samsung
- rechargeable Li-Po battery
About WakaWaka product and WakaWaka foundation
The WakaWaka is simple to use and easy to carry which makes it a good option for camping and other outdoor activities. Also you can use it when you are travelling and to act as a charger for your smartphone.
How WakaWaka works
I used it to charge my X-mini and it worked juts fine and I will test it with other gadgets soon. It is really simple to charge something – you just need to connect the gadget via cable and press one button.
To use it as a lighting source is also easy – the device has one button and by pressing it multiple times you get a powerful flashlight, a light for reading or a less brighter light in Saver mode.
Also in emergently cases if you keep the power button pressed for a few seconds the WakaWaka will emit SOS signals.
Pricing and availability
You can get WakaWaka from Waka-Waka.com and the price for the device is $79. And when you buy a WakaWaka device one is donated for people really needing an energy source (see details on http://WakawakaFoundation.org),
The WakaWaka power is available in 2 colors: yellow and black.
The gadget itself is useful and cool and in plus the foundation donates devices to people who need them the most.
The WakaWaka is a useful gadget to have.