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- USB TurboCharger 1200 (USB Emergency charger for iPod/iPhone/Blackberry/Nokia/HTC) - Discontinued
This product has been discontinued.
This ridiculously handy product allows you to recharge your mobile devices on the move again and again. Simply plug any USB/micro USB powered gadget (including your Apple iPhone 3G/3G S, Apple iPod, BlackBerry, most digital cameras, GPS units and mobile phones) into the USB TurboCharger’s standard USB port and it'll keep even the most power hungry device juiced up and ready to go. An LED display shows the level of charge, and this lightweight and stylish battery is so small that you’ll hardly even notice you’ve got it with you.
Comes with a retractable cable and range of interchangeable connector heads.
Note: if your mobile phone comes with a USB cable (most do nowadays), it'll work with that too.
Will charge iPhone 4 from empty to half battery on a full charge of the Turbocharger 1200. however if you want to charge your iPhone 4 to a full battery maybe check out our Turbocharger 3400 which shall power your iPhone 4 two or more times on one full charge.
- Charge anywhere, recharge anything – standard USB input and output.
- Comes with retractable cable and range of interchangeable connector heads including 1 x DS Lite, 1 x iPod, 1 x Nokia, 1 x Sony Ericsson, 1 x Micro USB and 1 x Mini USB (if you want a connector for your PSP please email firstname.lastname@example.org and we'll add it to your order).
- LED display shows level of charge.
- Capacity : 1200 mAh
Input: 5V DC500 mA
Output: 5.5V 700mA
- Impressive 1200 mAh storage – enough to recharge your devices several times.
- Dimensions (in cm): 8.4 x 5 x 1.1
Recent product reviews
Review by Philip Barker, NokNok, UK
Overall5 / 5
This device is the ideal accompaniment for your Nokia X6, especially if you’re away from home a lot.<p><a href='http://noknok.tv/2010/01/05/nokia-x6-top-five-accessories/' target='_blank'>http://noknok.tv/2010/01/05/nokia-x6-top-five-accessories/</a></p>
(Posted on 26.10.2009 | 00:00)
Review by YouTube
Overall3 / 5
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(Posted on 03.10.2009 | 00:00)
Review by Steven, Leeds
Overall5 / 5
I was dealing with Hannah Saffman throughout my order, both by email and telephone, Hannah managed to sort out the order in time for my trip.<br />
As someone who buys from online stores frequently it is a refreshing change to deal with someone as personable, friendly and customer focused as Hannah, who really did ensure that I was getting exactly what I needed. I don't generally write emails of complaint or praise, however in this instance I made an exception on the basis that Hannah did a great job and Proporta deserves credit too for creating such a customer focused service (something that unfortunately seems to be more and more of a rarity).
(Posted on 30.09.2009 | 00:00)
Review by Rodney Garcia
Overall4 / 5
Suitable for travellers and gadget power users, the TurboCharger is the ideal choice for those battery charging emergencies<p><a href='http://nokia5800.net/proporta-usb-turbocharger-1200-review/' target='_blank'>http://nokia5800.net/proporta-usb-turbocharger-1200-review/</a></p>
(Posted on 25.09.2009 | 00:00)
Review by Favorite Products – Mike - Managing Director and Co-Founder - Proporta
Overall1 / 5
My favourite product out of all Proporta’s collection at the moment is theTurbo charger that gives additional life to an amazing product such as the iPhone that has a crap battery and is pretty useless if you want to use the GPS and bluetooth function simultaneously.<p><a href='http://www.proporta.com/static/aboutus#mike' target='_blank'>http://www.proporta.com/static/aboutus#mike</a></p>
(Posted on 23.09.2009 | 00:00)
Review by Computeractive, UK
Overall4 / 5
For £10 less, the Proporta USB Turbocharger 1200 is better looking and provides adapters for handheld consoles<p><a href='http://www.computeractive.co.uk/computeractive/hardware/2255615/varta-v-man-power-pack' target='_blank'>http://www.computeractive.co.uk/computeractive/hardware/2255615/varta-v-man-power-pack</a></p>
(Posted on 18.09.2009 | 00:00)
All items will be sent using Royal Mail, followed by your local postal service, absolutely free of charge. Other faster options are also available:
- International Business Tracked (Previously Airsure) $18.50
Standard shipping times, including the free shipping method, are as follows:
UK: 3-5 working days
US/Canada and Western Europe: 6-10 working days
Rest of the world: 10-15 working days
We hope you won't have to but sometimes it just can't be helped and you'll need to return an item. To make this as easy as possible, we have an address label available to download / print at www.proporta.com/returns
Alternatively you can send it back to the address below:
US and Canada returns only:
303 Emily's Dr.
UK, Europe and Rest of the World Returns Address:
Proporta.com - Returns Department
Unit 3 Woodingdean Business Park
Sea View Way
To check full details of our returns policy, please visit our Help and Support pages