Check out the Limited Edition rechargeable eneloop rouge and eneloop uomo in glittering colors. As mentioned, they are in limited edition and “while stocks last”. So, make sure you grab them fast (RRP: S$49.90). More details on the Press Release. I actually prefer rouge 🙂
Colour your life with eneloop’s new glitter battery packs
New bold colours, same superior performance
12 December 2012, Singapore – SANYO Energy (Singapore) Corporation Pte. Ltd., a member of the Panasonic group, is pleased to announce the release of two new limited-edition ‘eneloop tones’ rechargeable battery packs – eneloop uomo for men in enigmatic shades of purple, grey, black and white; and eneloop rouge for women in scintillating hues of pink. They will be available in Singapore from 15 December 2012.
Beautifully designed and eco-friendly, eneloop uomo and eneloop rouge are the latest combinations of bold, eye-catching colours to the eneloop family. Each pack includes eight AA-size rechargeable batteries encased in a metallic silver (uomo) or sleek white package (rouge).
A functional piece of hardware that power up your tech gadgets while helping you save cost and reduce battery waste, eneloop batteries also make a clever gift for special occasions like Christmas and Valentine’s Day.
Colours for him and for her
Known for fusing style with technology, eneloop uomo batteries pack is designed in dark, enigmatic metallic colours for the new age man while eneloop rouge accentuates every girl’s favourite colour of pink in different glittering hues to create an attractive, elegant set for women.
In eneloop uomo, the colour dark grey metallic represents sophistication, onyx black embodies style, royal purple metallic signifies sexiness and silver grey characterises originality. In eneloop rouge, fresh pink glitter effect represents vivacity, purple metallic matt effect denotes charm, solid pink gloss effect embodies youthfulness and the pink glitter eneloop logo contrasted against matt white symbolises uniqueness.
New and improved capabilities for an even superior performance
Leading the market in terms of design and performance, eneloop batteries now deliver an even superior performance with a high recharging capability of approximately 1,800 recharge cycles1, up from approximately 1,500 recharge cycles, increasing its life span by 20%2.
eneloop batteries also have a lower self-discharge rate compared to typical rechargeable batteries, retaining 70%3 capacity even after five years of storage, which makes them ready for action anytime. Another useful feature is its stable discharge voltage that allows for longer operation times, as compared to conventional dry cell batteries, for gadgets with high power consumption, such as digital cameras and camera flashes, and in low temperature conditions.
eneloop batteries are also coated with an antibacterial finishing4, which makes it ideal for use in offices, schools and hospitals where one battery is likely to be handled by multiple persons.
Environmentally friendly through and through, eneloop batteries come pre-charged using solar energy at the factory in Japan in accordance with the Green Power Certification System5. This means every eneloop battery is ready for use on purchase, making it a favourite with customers and the environment.
eneloop uomo and eneloop rouge are available at Best Denki, Challenger and Selffix DIY at a recommended retail price of S$49.90 (while stocks last).
You can find more information about eneloop at http://www.eneloop.com.sg/
Outline and Background
‘eneloop’ nickel-metal hydride rechargeable batteries have received high market appraisal for their cost-effectiveness and environmentally friendly features. The batteries come pre-charged like a dry cell, and are economical and environmental as they are able to be recharged for repeated use as well as recyclable at the end of its lifecycle. In total, over 230 million ‘eneloop’ batteries have been shipped to more than 62 countries worldwide (as of the end of September 2012).
Panasonic Corporation is a worldwide leader in the development and manufacture of electronic products in three business fields, consumer, components & devices, and solutions. Based in Osaka, Japan, the company recorded consolidated net sales of 7.85 trillion yen for the year ended March 31, 2012. Panasonic’s stock is listed on the Tokyo, Osaka, Nagoya and New York (NYSE:PC) Stock Exchanges. The company has the vision of becoming the No. 1 Green Innovation Company in the Electronics Industry by the 100th year of its founding in 2018. For more information on Panasonic, its brand and commitment to sustainability, visit the company’s website at http://panasonic.net/.
About SANYO Energy (S) Corp., Pte. Ltd
SANYO Electric Co. Ltd., a member of the Panasonic Group, is a global company with leading energy and environmental technology and products for commercial and consumer use.
SANYO Energy (S) Corp., Pte. Ltd., a fully incorporated subsidiary of SANYO Electric Co. Ltd., is a supplier of highly developed rechargeable batteries and chargers. The company offers an extensive range of batteries such as eneloop rechargeable batteries for the consumer market as well as Lithium-ion batteries for the original equipment manufacturer market. SANYO Energy (S) Corp., Pte. Ltd manages the operations in ASEAN and Oceania as well.
*Please note that “eneloop” is spelt entirely in small caps
1 General estimate based on the IEC 6195-2 (126.96.36.199) testing conditions. (The number of times a battery can be recharged changes according to the use conditions and equipment used.)
2 Compared to HR-3UTGB and HR-4UTGB
3 SANYO test with a fully charged battery at room temperature 20°C. (0,2lt discharge current, 1.0V/cell discharge cutoff voltage)
4 Type of antibacterial agent: Inorganic antibacterial agent; processing method: Printing; Processing site; Outer covering; Testing institute: Japan Spinners Inspecting Foundation; SIAA number: JP0122085A0002V; Test method: JIS Z2801
5 The Green Power Certification System; Green power is evaluated in terms of environmental added value, and made tradable by a third-party organization with issuance of a ‘Certificate Green Power’. Companies and local governments that have obtained this certificate can use the natural energy equivalent to the amount of green power specified in the certificate.