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Griffin Technology Unveils PowerJolt for iPhone

Griffin Technology Unveils PowerJolt for iPhone

by , 3:10 PM EDT, July 2nd, 2007

Griffin Technololgy announced on Monday its PowerJolt car charger for iPhone. The device, based on Griffin's PowerJolt for iPods, has been updated specifically for Apple's iPhone.

The user can plug PowerJolt into the vehicle's cigarette lighter or accessory power socket and connect an iPhone to charge even during use.


Griffin PowerJolt for iPhone

"PowerJolt sets itself apart from its imitators with features like built-in power management. The in-line 2 amp automotive fuse ensures you need not be concerned about power surges affecting your iPhone. And should the fuse ever need replacing, it's easily obtained at any auto-parts or hardware store," according to Griffin.

Features include:

  • Charge indicator changes color to show charging status at a glance.
  • Comes with detachable dock connector cable that can be used separately.
  • Includes USB mini-B cable for charging while in use with Griffin iTrip or other devices.
  • Protects against power spikes with replaceable automotive 2 amp fuse
  • Can be used with other USB-chargeable devices.

The Griffin Technology PowerJolt for iPhone is available immediately at Apple and AT&T stores. Its priced at US$19.95.

  

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