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iPhone 5/5s Users Can Double Their Talk Time With New BuQu Tech PowerArmour Extended Battery Case

Apple iPhone 5/5s users can double their talk time, charge their phone faster and protect it against everyday wear and tear with the new lightweight, one-piece BuQu Tech™ PowerArmour Battery Case for iPhone 5/5s, the latest member of a new family of BuQu Tech-branded smartphone battery cases from Battery-Biz® Inc. The case is now available at and

Inside, the PowerArmour Battery Case for iPhone 5/5s provides up to nine hours of extended run time and charges 20 percent faster than other battery cases when using a 2.1A USB port. Outside, its lightweight patent-pending one-piece case design provides a secure fit and offers shock-absorbent protection for sides and screen in a direct fall without adding bulk. It features an easily accessible fuel gauge and on/off switch on the back of the case, includes a USB charge cable and headphone adaptor, and carries a two-year warranty – twice as much as most other cases. The case is available in platinum gray.

“The BuQu Tech PowerArmour Battery Case for iPhone 5 and 5s provides the extended run time, faster charge time and lightweight but reliable protection that iPhone users demand,” said Ophir Marish, CEO, Battery-Biz Inc. “Its patent-pending case design is easy to install and features a sliding connector that secures the case to the phone.”

In addition to doubling talk time, the 5V, 2300mAh Li-Ion battery provides up to 36 hours of music playtime, 9 hours of video playtime, 7 hours of 3G Internet use and 9 hours of WiFi/LTE/4G time. On standby, it offers 225 hours of added runtime.

About Battery-Biz

Battery-Biz® Inc. is the leading U.S.-based distributor of power supplies for portable electronics. Founded in 1988 to serve the growing desktop computer battery market, the company first expanded its product line to include batteries and chargers for laptops, digital imaging, phones and other portable devices. The company was named the exclusive licensed partner for Duracell computing, automotive and emergency power supplies in 2005. In 2012, Battery-Biz became the first magnetic charging platform to support both Apple and Android phones with its MagnetyzeTM family of smartphone cases and chargers. In early 2014, Battery-Biz launched the first in a new family of BuQu TechTM-branded smartphone battery cases. The company is based in Camarillo, Calif.

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