Frequently Asked Questions
How do the SolPower Umbrellas and Tents charge?
The 4 solar panels capture the suns rays and then the panels turn the rays into electricity that powers the 2000mah Lithium Ion built in battery. The battery then powers the 2 built in 2.5 USB ports.
How long does it take to charge?
The SolPower umbrellas take an average of 30 minutes to charge a completely dead cell phone, and about 45 minutes to an hour to charge a completely dead Tablet.
What devices will the umbrellas and tents charge?
The SolPower umbrellas and tents will charge any cellular phone, tablet, Digital camera, Camcorder, Go Pro camera and more. Basically SolPower products will charge any device powered by a USB port.
How long will the battery hold a charge?
The 2000 mah Lithium Ion built in battery will hold its charge for 100 hours without sunlight.
Is there a continuous charge when in direct sunlight?
While the SolPower umbrella is in the sun, the battery is constantly charging to allow the consumers devices uninterrupted charging.
How many devices can I charge by the built in 200mah Lithium Ion battery when the sun is not out?
The SolPower umbrellas and tents can charge up to 4 fully drained cellular phones and 2 fully drained tablets.
How long can the LED lights stay on when the sun is not shining?
The LED lights can stay on for 100 hours when the built in 2000mah Lithium Ion battery is fully charged.
How does your umbrella hold up in strong winds?
Our SolPower Umbrellas have an extra flap on the top of the umbrella fabric which allows the wind to flow through the umbrella, which allows the umbrella to stay upright in winds up to 40 MPH.
What UV protection do the Umbrellas come with?
Our SolPower umbrellas come with the highest UV protection and color fading resistant fabric available on the market.
Can the Umbrellas be charged and used indoors?
Our SolPower umbrellas are great for power outages during or after storms and disasters which is a very important safety feature as communication is key during times of disaster. You can lean the umbrella against your window from inside your house and it will charge the battery, which will allow the consumer to continue using and charging their devices in times of need.
What is the warranty?
The warranty is a 1 year limited warranty. The warranty is included with all SolPower products. SolPower will replace any defective products covered under our 1 year limited warranty.