LOS ANGELES - April 12, 2011
Nyko Technologies today announced that two of its new Nintendo® 3DS accessories are now available in major retailers and online. At the heart of both products is the Power Pak+, a high capacity rechargeable battery pack for the Nintendo 3DS handheld system that offers double the capacity and battery life of the standard 3DS battery. Nyko’s latest Charge Base is also now available, designed to store the Nintendo 3DS and make sure it’s always fully juiced with easy drop-in charging.
“The launch of a new console gives us a chance to use our innovative ideas to boost functionality and convenience,” said Chris Arbogast, director of marketing, Nyko Technologies.“We are proud to be able to bring our robust knowledge of charging technology to the 3DS user base by providing users the ability to substantially increase their play time.”
The Nyko Power Pak+ for Nintendo 3DS is a high-capacity rechargeable battery pack that offers double the battery life of the original 3DS battery. It features debossed finger rests for improved control and comfort. The Power Pak+ is out now for $19.99.
The Nyko Charge Base for Nintendo 3DS is a drop-in charging and storage solution for the new handheld device. Each Charge Base includes a Power Pak+ rechargeable battery pack and a specialized charging dock designed to store and charge the system and battery together. The Charge Base features an on/off switch as well as LED indicator lights that let you know when your battery is charging and when it has finished. The Charge Base for Nintendo 3DS is available now for $29.99.
Both the Power Pak+ and the Charge Base utilize the standard 3DS AC adaptor for recharging.
About Nyko Technologies, Inc.
Nyko Technologies® develops, manufactures and markets innovative peripherals to enhance the digital lifestyle. The company's mission is to deliver products that solve problems and improve user experience for work and play. Nyko specializes in interactive entertainment, computing, consumer electronics, portable audio, as well as online and wireless technologies. The company has distribution through major U.S. and Canadian retailers, along with distributors worldwide. Founded in 1995, Nyko is headquartered in Los Angeles, Calif. Please visit www.nyko.com or call 1-888-444-6956 for more information.
Sam Dalsimer, TriplePoint for Nyko Technologies