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External batteries for iPhones can look pretty boring sometimes. After all, their main purpose is to act as a battery extender of the iPhone and nothing more. This external battery however comes with a design that makes it look a little more exciting, with the exact look of the battery icon as seen in the iPhone.

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Made from EL film (electroluminescence film), the battery will display the amount of charge currently contained within itself dynamically and will also show a nice charging effect when plugged into an iPhone during charging.


  • Iconic Design and entitled Good Design Product
  • Lithium-ion Polymer battery with 5V DC / 0.5A output, and 5V / 0.5A input, total capacity of 1000mAh
  • EL film technology indicates battery levels, just like the battery icon on your iPhone
    Compact, easy to use, user friendly design
  • Talk time: Up to 3 hours on 3G, 7 hours on 2G
    Audio playback: Up to 18 hours
  • Internet use: Up to 5.5 hours on Wifi
  • Support iPhone 4, 3GS, 3G, 2G
  • Dimension: 77 x 47 x 16mm (approx.)
  • Weight: 45g

The Icon iPhone external battery retails for $42 at USB Geek.