BOOSTSOLAR USER MANUAL
MANUAL
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MEET THE BOOSTSOLAR
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Thank you for purchasing the Eton BoostSolar. We want you to
thoroughly enjoy using this product. To take advantage of its many
excellent and unique features, we urge you to carefully read the
Owner’s Manual.
BOOSTSOLAR USER MANUAL
BOOSTSOLAR FUNCTIONS
FRONT
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High efficiency solar panel
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USB 5V/2A port (power OUT)
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Micro USB port (power IN)
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back
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Removable/rechargeable
battery pack
2
Button press to check
battery level
3
LED lights battery level
indicator
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batterY Pack
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Micro USB 5V/2A port (power OUT) – USB
Adapter provided
2
Micro USB port (power IN)
3
LED lights battery level indicator
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Button press to check battery level
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(Please note that the Battery Pack may be used independently of the BoostSolar but when the battery pack is NOT in the BoostSolar, neither the
BoostSolar nor the Battery Pack is water resistant (IPX-4) or rated for a drop test to 1M.)
CHECK YOUR POWER
0 - 25%
26-50%
51-75%
76-100%
Press the button on the back of the unit, LEDs
will illuminate, indicating power level. LEDs will
automatically shut off after about 3 seconds.
BOOSTSOLAR USER MANUAL
CHARGING THE BOOSTSOLAR
You have 2 options for charging the rechargeable/removable Lithium
battery of the BoostSolar. Via the Sun or using the USB cable (provided).
Charging via Sun
With the Battery Pack in the BoostSolar, place the solar panel so that
it is facing a strong enough light source. While charging the LEDs will
illuminate to indicate the current charge state of the battery.
Charging via USB cable
Plug the included Micro USB cable to the Micro USB IN port on either the
BoostSolar or the Battery Pack and connect it to your smartphone USB
AC adaptor (not included), or USB port on your computer.
Note: Maximum charge current that the BoostSolar or BoostSolar
battery pack will draw from the USB power source is 1A.
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LED lights indicate the unit is charging
Charging to 0-25%, the first light is blinking while
others don’t blink
Charging to 25-50%, the second light is blinking and
the first light stays on
Charging to 50-75%, the 3rd light is blinking and the
first 2 lights stay on
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Charging to 75-100%, the 4th light is blinking and the
first 3 lights stay on
When all the lights stay on, charging is completed
Note: The BoostSolar and Battery Pack will not charge devices while
they, themselves are being charged via their integrated microUSB ‘IN’ port.
BOOSTSOLAR USER MANUAL
CHARGING YOUR DEVICE
The USB output of the BoostSolar and the Battery Pack are each rated
at 5V/2A. Simply plug your device’s USB cable into the USB Out of the
BoostSolar or the USB Out of the Battery Pack (using the included Micro
USB to standard USB adapter provided). The LED light(s) will turn on and
power will begin to transfer to your device. LEDs will indicate the remaining
charge in the battery pack.
Note: Charging current can be affected by temperature so in extremely hot
conditions the output current may be reduced.
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BOOSTSOLAR USER MANUAL
NON-WARRANTY – If your product is no longer under warranty and
requires service our technical staff will refer you to the nearest repair
facility that will be able to best handle the repair. For service outside of
North America, please refer to the distributor information included at time
of purchase/receipt.
DO YOU NEED HELP?
If you need help, please contact us, Monday-Friday, 8:00 a.m.- 4:30 p.m.,
If
you
needPacific
help,
please
North
American
Standard
Time.contact us,
Monday-Friday, 9AM-Midnight, Saturday-Sunday,
9AM-9PM
EST.
US:
1-800-872-2228
Earthtech Products, Inc.
CANADA:
1-877-548-3387
1-800-637-1648
WORLDWIDE:
650-903-3866
FAX:
650-903-3867
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WARNING
• Do not submerge or expose for extended period to water.
• Only operate within specified temperature range (0 °C to 40 °C).
• Clean only with a dry cloth. Do not use detergents or chemical solvents
as this might damage the finish.
• Do not remove cover [or back].
• Refer servicing to qualified service personnel.
Disposal
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According to the European Directive 2002/96/EC all
electrical and electronic products must be collected
separately by a local collection system.
Please act according to your local rules and do not dispose of your old
products with your normal household waste. Please dispose of all types of
batteries per your Government, State or Local rules and/or regulations. If
you are unsure, please call the appropriate local authority to find out how to
dispose of them safely and help protect the environment.