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Hyperkin Announces 3DS Powerplus to Double Battery Life

Hyperkin Announces 3DS Powerplus to Double Battery Life

by Steve CullumMay 6, 2011

Are you looking to double the battery life in your Nintendo 3DS without any hardware modifications? Hyperkin might have the product for you. They have just announced their Powerplus, which attaches to your Nintendo 3DS, allowing for an additional 1800 mAH battery power. Check out their official press release below.

We hope to have a review unit soon, so we can share our thoughts.



Doubles Play Time with Additional 1800 mAH Battery Power in Sleek Form Fitting Design

NEWPORT BEACH, CA (MAY, 2011) – Hyperkin, a recognized and trusted brand of video game peripherals, has announced the upcoming launch the 3DS Powerplus designed to provide extra battery life for the Nintendo 3DS handheld video game system. Providing an 1800 mHA battery, the 3DS Powerplus more than doubles the playing time of the 3DS.

The 3DS Powerplus is a lightweight, sleek 1/4” design that slides onto the back of the 3DS while allowing full access to all of the systems original functions such as the cartridge port, stylus, SD card and all the control buttons. It also provides an excellent grip and includes a battery LED indicator.

“The 3DS Powerplus is a great way to juice your 3DS for marathon gaming,” stated Steven Mar, Hyperkin’s Business Director. “It doubles the battery life and it’s incredibly comfortable to use.” Continued Mar: “The 3DS default battery is 1300 mAH. In 3D mode with normal sound, the system only provides three and a half hours of playtime. The 3DS Powerplus more than doubles the battery life while still remaining unobtrusive.”
· 1800 mHA

· Sleek, 1/4″ Design

· Lightweight (2.2 Ounces)

· Battery LED Indicator

· Full Access to All 3DS Functions

· Improved Grip

· Launch Date: Summer 2011

· Retail Price: $19.99

About Hyperkin
Since its launch in 2009 Hyperkin has been quickly become a widely recognized and trusted brand of video game peripherals. Hyperkin is constantly searching for new product ideas, emerging technologies and innovative ways to enhance the video game experience. Hyperkin believes that its most important asset is its business partners and is dedicated to developing long and successful relationships with each client. The company’s executive office is located in Newport Beach, CA. For more information, please visit: or call 877-337-1238.

[PR Email from Hyperkin]


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Steve is a Senior Editor for NintendoFuse. He has been a Nintendo fan since the NES and Game Boy. His favorite types of games are action platformers, multiplayer “party” games, and any game that is pure fun and pulls him in for hours. Steve has been blogging for NintendoFuse since 2008.

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