CRADLEPOINT, TEKKEON PROVIDE SOLUTIONS
FOR MOBILE USERS: New myPower ALL MP3450i Battery Pack Provides
up to 12 hours of Runtime for CradlePoint Routers
2009—CradlePoint Technology and Tekkeon, Inc.
recently endorsed a cooperative solution bringing together
key products to meet the demand of mobile users. Tekkeon’s
new myPower ALL MP3450i Battery Pack combined with any
of several 3G routers manufactured by CradlePoint, can
provide users up to 12 hours of runtime when no power
outlet is available.
CradlePoint manufactures mobile
router products that convert cellular/3G/4G broadband
signals into a secure WiFi network that can be easily
accessed by millions of WiFi-enabled devices. Tekkeon
manufactures battery solutions for portable power needs
enabling flexibility and extended operation of phones,
laptops, portable media players, and many other devices.
excited about this solution and what it means to our
customers," stated Jack Alton, VP Sales – North
America. "The new Tekkeon battery adds value to
CradlePoint products, opens new markets and new opportunities
for our routing solutions."
By combining the new,
compact Tekkeon battery and a CradlePoint router, users
can power a secure WiFi hotspot for 8, 10 even 12 hours.
The CradlePoint PHS300 Personal WiFi Hotspot operates
for approximately 2 – 3 hours on its standard Li-Ion
battery. Using the myPower ALL MP3450i Battery Pack extends
the PHS300 use time by four to eight times.
of our companies have had numerous requests for this
type of solution," said Jerry Yang, CEO Tekkeon,
Inc. "We’re pleased with the positive feedback
and the added value Tekkeon products are providing to
The demand for more powerful
mobile solutions is on the rise. Many industries require
access to the Internet in remote areas or while on the
move. Temporary and remote offices, service crews, emergency
response teams, and mobile workers that don’t have
available power outlets now have the ability to establish
a secure WiFi network, connect multiple WiFi-enabled
devices and operate for a full work-day, or longer.
Tekkeon myPower ALL MP3450i Battery Pack is available
now for $199.95 MSRP at retailers and online at www.tekkeon.com. CradlePoint
routers are available at prices ranging from $99 to 249.99
MSRP at many retailers and online at www.cradlepoint.com.
CradlePoint is a global leader
and innovator in the design, development, and manufacture
of mobile broadband networking devices serving business
and consumer markets. The company engineers and manufactures
docking cradles, cellular routers, and software platforms
that facilitate secure mobile computing in the Web 2.0
world. CradlePoint’s unique WiPipe™ technology
provides access and traffic management to improve the security
and quality of the online mobile experience and to support
new revenue streams for network providers. Headquartered
in Boise, Idaho, CradlePoint maintains sales offices in
Montana, Florida, Kansas and Texas. To find out more about
CradlePoint products, visit www.cradlepoint.com.
About Tekkeon, Inc.
Tekkeon designs and manufactures
innovative accessories that enable its customers to take
full advantage of today's high tech world. The company’s
flagship portable universal batteries significantly extend
the operation of numerous products, from everyday devices
like laptops, mobile entertainment, and mobile phones to
professional equipment for photographers and outdoor adventure.
The company’s design expertise extends to products
like NavDock™ Home Media Center for iPod and iPhone,
which navigates the popular devices through an on-TV menu
to play videos, photos and music on a connected television.
Tekkeon, Inc. is a privately
held company with headquarters in Tustin, California, and
ISO-certified factories in China and Taiwan.
myPower is a trademark of