Oxnard, Calif. - Scosche Industries has added a backup battery to its
model kickstand case for iPhone 4.
The new Swithback Surge G4 boasts an internal 1,800mAh lithium-ion battery capable of charging a depleted iPhone 4 to up to 80 percent capacity, making it the ideal case for power-intensive applications like FaceTime and watching videos, the company said.
Scosche's accompanying, free Revive app provides detailed battery information.
Four blue LED lights indicate the Surge's battery life and the included micro-USB cable allows for easy recharging and synching the iPhone 4 with the case on. The case will provide an additional 275 hours of standby, up to 12 hours of talk time, up to 36 hours of audio, up to 9 hours of Wi-Fi, or up to 9 hours of video, Scosche said.
The Surge includes two interchangeable polycarbonate backs, in gloss black and metallic silver, and is available now at $79.99.