SolarKindle e-reader cover starts shipping

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SolarFocus which recently bagged the CES 2012 Innovation Award has just made their SolarKindle cover available. This Kindle cover happens to be the first solar powered e-reader cover which will take off the load from your Kindle’s battery. It is said to last for 3 months under normal sunlight conditions and features and eco-friendly design with flexible, lightweight high performance solar panel which is built right into the cover. It also has a dual-charging (USB/solar) reserve battery which extends your reading time. It also comes with a built-in LED reading lamp that lasts up to 50 hours without using your Kindle’s main battery. Design-wise, SolarKindle is made with premium leather which provides ample protection and functionality to your Kindle. SolarKindle retails for $79.99 And to celebrate its release, SolarFocus is giving out a Mother’s Day promo on its Facebook page which will give you a chance to win Amazon Gift Cards up to $200. All you need to do is to “Like” their Facebook page which can be found at

Via [Solarmio]

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