With the constant need to remain innovative and cutting edge, the iPhone accessory indunstry continues to blossom with new options for consumers looking to protect their devices. Today, LifeProof has announced the addition of a battery pack to one of its most popular cases. The FRĒ Power comes shortly after its competitor Mophie detailed it’s own new waterproof option…
LifeProof’s FRĒ Power will feature a four-proof protective case that will double the battery life of an iPhone 6. The on-board lithium-ion battery will provide 2,600mAh of extra power which will get “the iPhone 6 to a 100 percent charge, then automatically stops – saving extra power for later when it’s needed most”.
This new case is a follow-up to the best-selling FRĒ, it will include a waterproof design up to 6.6 feet for one hour that will be drop proof up to 6.6 feet. The built-in screen protector will provide protection for the display that meets “military grade standards” with IP68 protection against solids. and liquids.
The LifeProof’s FRĒ Power is available today from directly from the manufacturer for $129.99, with availability from third-party retailers coming “soon”.
Charge Ahead: LifeProof FRĒ Power Available Now
– The No. 1-selling waterproof case brand now doubles iPhone 6 battery life –
PR Newswire, May 14, 2015 – SAN DIEGO – Top of the mountain, five percent battery remaining, no outlet in sight. Decision time: go back or keep going? Adventurers can now go further in almost any condition with FRĒ Power from LifeProof, doubling the battery life of iPhone 6.
FRĒ Power incorporates advanced battery technology into LifeProof’s thin, sleek, four-proof protective case. Guarding against damage from water, drops, dust and snow, FRĒ Power also doubles the battery life of iPhone 6 to help adventurers charge ahead to climb the final peak, ride out the last wave and push through the 26th mile.
“Combining LifeProof’s four-proof technology with a full extra battery charge means you can go further than ever before,” said LifeProof President and CEO Pete Lindgren. “Extended adventures don’t require dropping off the grid or skipping the perfect playlist. With FRĒ Power and iPhone 6, you’re able to map trails, stream your music and capture video like never before.”
FRĒ Power’s lithium ion battery boasts 2,600 mAh of power that engages with the press of a button. Smart charging technology gets the iPhone 6 to a 100 percent charge, then automatically stops – saving extra power for later when it’s needed most. Plus, status LED lights show how much battery life is remaining on the case in 25 percent increments.
FRĒ Power is waterproof to 6.6 feet (2 meters) for one hour, drop proof up to 6.6 feet and is totally enclosed from dirt and snow when the case and all ports are sealed. A built-in screen protector helps keep the brilliant iPhone 6 display safe from scratches, yet allows for uninhibited touchscreen access. It meets military standards for drop and shock and offers industry-leading IP68 protection against solid and liquid ingress.
Enhance the mobile technology experience even more by pairing FRĒ Power with LifeProof’s latest universal accessory line, LIFEACTÍV. A low-profile, locking QuickMount adaptor securely adheres to FRĒ Power and, using a mechanical/magnetic system, connects to a variety of accessories for on-the-go use. A Bike + Bar Mount, Belt Clip, Multipurpose Mount and Suction Mount are all available now at lifeproof.com.
LifeProof® encourages technology users to unleash the remarkable by taking their smartphone and tablet devices on every adventure regardless of dirt, sand, water, rocks and other environmental hazards. LifeProof premium cases boast four-proof protection for smartphone and tablet devices and provide freedom from environmental constraints. LifeProof is the No. 1-selling waterproof case in the U.S. and is committed to inspiring its customers to live an active, no-limits lifestyle.*
For more information, visit www.lifeproof.com. #LiveLifeProof
* Source: The NPD Group/Retail Tracking Service: Cell Phone Device Protection/Units Sold 1/2014 – 12/2014
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