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Verbatim Brings Relief to Battery Issues with Selection of Portable Power Packs

4 Jun 2012

Powerful and convenient chargers for iPads, iPhones, smartphones, tablets, eReaders, Bluetooth headsets and more with up to 10,000 mAh of added juice

Charlotte, NC Verbatim, the global leader in data storage technology including portable hard drives, USB flash drives, CDs, Blu-ray discs and memory cards; unveils its lineup of portable Power Packs, expanding its line of award-winning consumer electronic solutions and inviting users to talk longer, listen to more music, play more games and watch more videos without worrying about running out of battery.

“Portable electronics have become an integral part of our lives, but with added productivity and mobility comes increased concerns about battery life,” said Ron Hanafin, Verbatim Product Manager, Accessories and Peripherals.  “Verbatim’s new line of Power Packs offers consumers peace of mind while remaining versatile, convenient and ultra-portable.  Hassle-free and intuitive to use, simply charge, pack and connect to your mobile device for added power when needed.”

Available in multiple capacities and styles, including a 10,000 mAh model, Verbatim’s Power Packs extend battery life, making them ideal for business or leisure travel, road trips, outdoor excursions and more.  The entire selection of Power Packs features a slim design for ultimate portability while still packing enough juice to charge even the most power draining devices, and can currently be found at Microcenter, Amazon.com, Newegg.com and Buy.com, and in Office Max starting July.

AA Power Pack
Easily transform any 4 alkaline or rechargeable AA batteries into extra power for your iPhone, iPod, Micro-USB device, eReader or wireless Bluetooth headsets.  Ingenious design eliminates the need to find electric outlets, travel voltage converters, electric outlet adaptors and more.  Smaller than your phone, the AA Power Pack provides worldwide recharging power with the convenience of an AA battery. MSRP $19.99

Ultra-Slim Power Pack
Designed with the mobile user in mind, the credit-card sized power pack weighs a couple of ounces and easily fits into any purse or pocket.  Ultimate in portability while featuring a 1,200 mAh lithium polymer battery, the Ultra Slim Power Pack provides extra juice for users seeking an ultra-portable power companion, including students, hikers, business professionals and more. MSRP $29.99

Portable Power Pack
Pocket-sized charger provides extra talk time and play time during unanticipated events such as emergencies, airplane delays or just to provide some extra entertainment.  Convenient and stylish, the Portable Power Pack features a 2,200 mAh lithium-ion battery and Micro-USB charging cable that supplies enough power to revive your Micro-USB device, iPhone or iPod. MSRP $39.99


Dual USB Power Pack

Convenience and flexibility merged into one charger.  Ideal for frequent travelers and business professionals seeking the utmost portable power, the Dual USB Power Pack features a dedicated iPad port and an additional USB port for simultaneous charging.  Ultra high capacity boasting a 10,000 mAh lithium polymer battery maintains a lightweight and slim design, allowing it to easily slip into any travel bag, backpack, briefcase or tote. MSRP $89.99

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Where to buy
Verbatim Power Packs are currently available at Microcenter, Amazon.com, Newegg.com, Buy.com and other resellers nationwide, and in Office Max starting July.

For more information on Verbatim’s line of Power Pack products or other mobile accessories and data storage offerings, including images, retailers, or product samples, contact PR representative Pedro Chen at 305-374-4404 x 139 or PedroChen@maxborgesagency.com.

 

About Verbatim

Verbatim’s businesses in the Americas, Europe/Middle East/Africa and Asia Pacific regions are wholly owned subsidiaries of Tokyo-based Mitsubishi Kagaku Media Co., Ltd.  MKM’s parent company, Mitsubishi Chemical Corporation (MCC), is one of Japan’s largest chemical companies. Verbatim develops and markets innovative, high-quality products for storing, moving and using digital content. Known for its leadership in the optical, magnetic and flash storage and related accessories markets, the company provides reliable, unique technologies and products that are highly sought after and broadly distributed worldwide. For more information, contact Verbatim Americas, LLC, 1200 West W.T. Harris Boulevard, Charlotte, NC 28262. In Europe, Verbatim Ltd., Prestige House, 23-26 High Street, Egham, Surrey, TW20 9DU, UK, (+44) 1784 439 781. In Japan, Mitsubishi Kagaku Media Co., Ltd., 4-1-23, Shiba, Minato-ku, Tokyo 108-8415, Japan (+81) 3-5454-3972. Or visit the web site at http://www.verbatim.com and select the country of your location.

 

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Press Contacts:
Pedro Chen
Max Borges Agency
Account Manager
Tel: 305-374-4404 x139
PedroChen@maxborgesagency.com

Kirsten Richardson
Verbatim Americas LLC
Digital Marketing Associate
Tel: 704-547-6562
Kirsten.Richardson@verbatim.com