Samsung E1107 Mobile Phone with Solar Panel

Samsung E1107 Mobile Phone with solar panel

It seems like even mobile phones are beginning to hug trees.  Although environment-friendly cellphones have been introduced recently, the Samsung E1107 takes the cake for having a built-in solar panel.  And you thought the only solar-powered gadget is your mother’s calculator?

The solar panel equipped at the back cover of Samsung E1107 has a thickness of 1.2 millimeters and powerful enough to revive a dead battery after a 15-minute sunbath, eliminating the need for carbon-footprinting chargers. 

As for features, do not expect your jaw to drop:  FM radio, flashlight, nothing much.  However, you can activate the phone’s "Eco" profile, which basically changes the screen brightness while shutting the Bluetooth off.

The Samsung E1107 costs only $59, but so far it is only available in India and it may become available in the rest of the world before landing over at North America.  That’s too bad.

Image source:  Mobile.Mail.ru

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