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Spain: No need for a mains source with this portable smartphone fuel cell02:08

Spain: No need for a mains source with this portable smartphone fuel cell

Spain, Barcelona
February 24, 2016 at 04:40 GMT +00:00 · Published

A portable charger for smartphones, the JAQ fuel cell charger, was presented at the Mobile World Congress on Wednesday during the event's third day in Barcelona.

The charger does not need to be connected to a mains source but rather produces electricity by itself using a combination of salt and water. The charger works with one-use refilling cartridges that produce a chemical reaction within the charger which creates electricity. JAQ cartridges are recyclable and can be reused after professional handling.

My Ernevi, the marketing manager for the company behind the charger - myFC, explained, "the advantages of JAQ are that you never have to charge it, you never have to plug it in, you can use it wherever" - even in "the North Pole."

Spain: No need for a mains source with this portable smartphone fuel cell02:08
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A portable charger for smartphones, the JAQ fuel cell charger, was presented at the Mobile World Congress on Wednesday during the event's third day in Barcelona.

The charger does not need to be connected to a mains source but rather produces electricity by itself using a combination of salt and water. The charger works with one-use refilling cartridges that produce a chemical reaction within the charger which creates electricity. JAQ cartridges are recyclable and can be reused after professional handling.

My Ernevi, the marketing manager for the company behind the charger - myFC, explained, "the advantages of JAQ are that you never have to charge it, you never have to plug it in, you can use it wherever" - even in "the North Pole."

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