Gallery: LG Answers the Green Call With a Solar-Powered Cell Phone


Not to be outdone by Samsung’s Blue Earth and ZTE’s Coral-200, LG recently unveiled its own solar-powered concept cell phone at the Wold Mobile Conference in Barcelona. The prototype, which features a solar-powered battery built right into the back cover, will be able to generate enough energy for 3 minutes worth of talk time for every 10 minutes of sun it soaks in. If left in natural light for longer periods of time, the battery will be able to power the phone for longer periods of time, eliminating or reducing the need for a conventional charger.

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  1. jignesh December 17, 2011 at 12:59 am

    want to purchase LG solar powered cell phone……….is there any contact in india?

  2. Samsung India Announces... June 28, 2010 at 1:24 pm

    […] — a number that will most likely come down as the technology is refined. Other mobile phone companies are also working on solar-powered […]

  3. ac1dfl3sh March 5, 2009 at 4:16 pm

    A solar arms race is just what the doctor ordered. :)

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