Currently there are a variety of objects that double as a charger, ranging from shoes, bags, shirts, umbrellas up. However, if you are fond of cycling, then this one would be interesting. EcoXGear has developed a device that is attached to the bike and can function as a charger.
EcoXPower, a device that converts kinetic energy into electrical current when riding a bicycle. While the bicycle pedal users, the tool will convert the kinetic energy into electricity and charging your smartphone at the same time.
This device is not a concept that was first presented. Earlier also there have been some similar device, but EcoXPower different by charging a smartphone or GPS and provide electricity for the lights front and rear at the same time.
EcoXPower itself consists of two basic components, the handlebar-mounted, water-resistant case and compatible touchscreen smartphone that can be used for iPhone, Android, Windows and BlackBerry, MP3 devices as well as most GPS models. Attached to the front wheel bike. While the main unit itself is a dynamo that uses the clutch to move the spokes of a wheel, and then converts the kinetic energy into electricity. These two components are connected via cable.
The main unit lights and taillights integrate into the casing, each lit with LED lights and is controlled through the switch cable on/off switch located on the handlebars, or vice versa, the switch is located on the main unit itself. The main unit is equipped EcoXPower 700mAh lithium-ion battery that will turn on the lights and charging up to 1.5 hours without pedaling, make sure the lights will not waver when you stop.
EcoXPower has dimensions of 6x3x3 inch size (15x7x7cm) and weighs 0.5 kg. Sata is EcoXPower EcoXGear already available for U.S. $99.99. Well.. Now cycling is not only environmentally friendly because it reduces pollution, but also could save electrical energy, is not it?Gadget, News