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IOGEAR Launches The Most Powerful Mobile Device Charger In The GearPower Series

Ultra Capacity Mobile Power Station Fully Charges Almost Any Mobile Phone or Tablet

FOOHILL RANCH, Calif., Dec. 3, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- IOGEAR has answered consumers' need for higher volume mobile battery charging with its new Ultra Capacity Mobile Power Station with 11,000mAh (milliampere-hours) of power for tablets, smartphones, cameras and other portable devices. A new addition to the IOGEAR GearPower family, the Ultra Capacity Mobile Power Station offers one of the industry's highest power capacities at the lowest price.

With a style matching popular portable products, the Ultra Capacity Mobile Power Station (GMP10K; MSRP $69.95) has a pair of USB ports to simultaneously recharge two power drained devices when conventional A/C wall power is not available.  The first output port supports most portable devices, including iPhones®, Android phones, iPods®, BlackBerry® and digital media players and cameras. The second port supports iPads®, most tablets and other devices that require 2.1A compatibility, in addition to phones, digital media players and other devices. An easy-to-view LED indicator shows consumers how much battery life remains.

"As mobile device technology and wireless networks advance, consumers are taking advantage of all the capabilities through video, music and gaming. In turn battery life suffers on those devices" said Bill Nguyen, senior marketing manager for IOGEAR. "The Ultra Capacity Mobile Power Station matches the needs of the business traveler and power user, providing back-up power for a variety of devices at the same time. The 10K is a complete mobile charging center on the go."

The Ultra Capacity Mobile Power Station is available online at www.iogear.com and will be sold through online retailer partners. Lightweight at 0.65 pounds, it can easily fit in the bags of students, travelers, business professionals and other high capability mobile device users. It also has built-in short-circuit and over-charge prevention, temperature regulation and a carrying case to protect the unit.

The product is the latest member of the GearPower product family, which offers separate 2,000mAh, 4,400mAh and 6600mAh recharging options to reach consumers at the price and size that fits their budget and lifestyle.  Rounding out the GearPower line are the Mobile Pocket Power 2000 (GMP1001PP; MSRP $29.95), the GearPower Mobile Power Station 4400 (GMP4400PP; MSRP $39.95), and the GearPower High Capacity Mobile Power Station (GMP6600P; MSRP $55.95) perfect for smaller spaces and on-the-go needs.

For more information on IOGEAR and its mobility solutions, please visit: www.iogear.com. Follow IOGEAR on Twitter, the company blog, and become a fan on Facebook for additional industry, company, and product details.

About IOGEAR
IOGEAR, headquartered in Foothill Ranch, Calif., manufactures innovative Home Electronics and Information Technology solutions that enable convergence through connectivity. Founded in 1999, the company develops products that help integrate technologies, share resources, decrease clutter and energy consumption, and reduce electronic waste. IOGEAR distributes throughout North and South America, Europe and Asia.

The company emphasizes the conservation of natural resources to both employees and customers through its GREEN initiatives program and "Road to a Million Trees" campaign. In partnership with Trees for the Future, one tree is planted for every product purchased on the IOGEAR site or through an IOGEAR GREEN initiative partner.

(c)2011 IOGEAR. All rights reserved. IOGEAR and the IOGEAR logo are registered trademarks or trademarks of IOGEAR. Other company and product names may be trademarks of their respective owners.

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