Richard Solo 1800 Charges Your iPhone, Entertains Your Cats

Richard|Solo has unveiled a backup battery for the iPhone that has some features its competitors don't » 11/10/08 5:40pm 11/10/08 5:40pm—a built-in LED flashlight and a laser pointer. All gimmicks aside, the 1800mAh capacity is good—but I just don't see the value in buying one of these awkward extenders for $70 when you can pick up a more practical…

FastMac iV Triples the Battery Life of the iPhone 3G

FastMac has unveiled their second generation iV battery pack » 11/03/08 10:40am 11/03/08 10:40am for the iPhone 3G, and it promises to deliver up to 24 hours of talk time, 750 hours (31 days) of standby, 20+ hours of video and almost 72 hours of audio playback time. Depending on your settings, we are talking triple or even quadruple the available power…

Sony Discontinues PSP Extended Battery Pack

PSP Fanboy just learned that Sony's discontinuing their 2200mAh PSP battery pack, an official aftermarket addon that would allow you to game for up to 12 hours or so. What's the deal? We're not sure, but someone from Sony said they're looking at other ways to "service the consumer," which might say to us that they're… » 8/09/08 12:30pm 8/09/08 12:30pm

Hands-on With FastMac's iV iPhone Battery Pack

The Gadget: iV iPhone case and battery, which adds 4x as much battery time to the iPhone while not adding too much more bulk.

The Verdict: The rubberized plastic feels nice, the LED flash/flashlight on the back is good for finding your keys or taking low-light pictures and it clips neatly onto your belt if you're one… » 1/16/08 1:55pm 1/16/08 1:55pm

DS Lite Battery Pack Fattens, Extends Your Gaming

Even with our extreme weekend Pokemon binges, the DS Lite usually doesn't have to be charged more than once every few days. Which means this DS Lite battery pack isn't for us. But for those of you who go on long car trips or plane rides, this could mean the difference between catching them all or being bored to tears.
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Wii Powerstation Charger and Battery Packs

We don't know if it's the motion sensing or the Nunchuk two-for-one peripheral design, but the Wiimote's battery life is pretty miserable. The default Xbox 360 wireless controller's batteries lasted at least twice as long as the Wii's, forcing me to change batteries twice while going through Zelda. Now with Joytech's… » 12/19/06 2:04pm 12/19/06 2:04pm