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The Umeox Apollo Android Makes Solar Power Practical

By: Amelia Roblin - Published: Feb 21, 2011 • References: umeox and gizmag
The theory is quite attractive, but before the Umeox Apollo Android smartphone was unveiled, it seemed that solar-powered mobile phones would remain unrealistic concepts for some time.

Nevertheless, the sleek and eco cellphone will be hitting stores within the year. Named after the Greek sun god, the Umeox Apollo Android will require a two-hour daily dose of rays to keep its powerful battery active, or a 17-hour bask to charge it up from empty.