External Battery based supercapacitor Zap & Go is charged in 5 minutes [video]




In the market you can find hundreds of models of external battery designed for charging smartphones and tablets. They all tend to be discharged, and to restore the charge, the need for 2 to 6 hours. And what if the iPhone is completely dead, but you have only 5 minutes?


Solution offered developers Zap & Go, who provided an external battery with extremely short charging time. The device is a graphene supercapacitor: enough just five minutes, after which the battery can fully charge the battery iPhone 5s. The manufacturer claims that this is the first on the market on the basis of external battery supercapacitor.

In addition to ultra-fast charging gadget is equipped with a built-in retractable fork of the American sample and comes with an adapter kit for all world standards sockets. Capacity Zap & Go is 1500 mAh. Thus for three days charging loses 20% of its capacity.

To get to the stage of mass production, development, planned to raise $ 17,000 . The plan failed to exceed a few days. At the moment, users have collected more than $ 50 000. The first deliveries of Zap & Go will begin in autumn 2015.

If the experiment is successful, then the alternative is not long in coming.

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