What about an umbrella that can charge your smartphones and tablets, while you sit in its shade? Well, it would be possible with this specially designed Patio Umbrella. It has a 9-ft diameter canopy with 4 solar panels on the UV color protected fabric, which converts sunlight into electricity.
Two in-built USB ports are provided on the aluminum pole of the umbrella for charging cell phones, tablets, digital cameras and other electronic devices. And if the sky is cloudy, there’s also an integrated rechargeable 3.7- volt/1000mA backup battery is fixed in the umbrella that ensures uninterrupted supply of power.
The umbrella will automatically shut-off its activities when USB ports are empty for more than 30 minutes. The canopy of the umbrella can withstand wind gusts and blocks 98% of the sun’s harmful UV rays and has a UPF rating of 50+.
The UPF or Ultraviolet Protection Factor rating system measures the UV protection provided by a fabric.
Apart from this, the aluminum pole and cover have a powder-coated finish for weather resistance.
The lightweight umbrella measures 9-inch width and 8.5-inch height and weighs 14.85 lbs. The device comes with a life time replacement warranty.