Beautiful, sunny days still ahead, so it’s the right time for all gadget lovers and the eco conscious to ensure to have a great time in their backyard this summer. Hammacher Schlemmer is selling less ordinary outdoor patio umbrella, which not only shields you from the sun’s rays, it also converts the sun’s rays into usable electricity for charging up mobile devices.
This USB-Charging Solar Umbrella the only market umbrella that extends the battery life of mobile devices. It features a 9′ diameter canopy with four solar panels and two USB ports in the pole. Even, if it happens to be cloudy out, it also has an integrated rechargeable 3.7-volt/1000mA backup battery for uninterrupted power flow. Also, the umbrella’s canopy withstands wind gusts and blocks 98% of the sun’s harmful UV rays for a UPF rating of 50+, the highest attainable.
Practical solution for all those who have be on their smartphone or tablet constantly but like to enjoy the beautiful sunny weather. It will cost you $499.95.