Light, ergonomic battery pack now available at GameStop and other video game retailers
LOS ANGELES – July 16, 2014 – Leading gaming accessories manufacturer Nyko Technologies® today announced the Power Pak for PlayStation® 4 (PS4), a snap-on rechargeable battery pack that doubles the standard battery capacity of the DualShock 4 controller, is now available in retail stores. The 1000mAh Lithium Ion battery connects through the controller’s Micro USB port to recharge the controller while in use. The Power Pak for PS4 retails for $19.99 at GameStop, Amazon, and other video game accessory stores.
“Our goal was to create a device that not only increases the DualShock 4’s battery life, but also matches the controller in comfort and appearance,” said Chris Arbogast, director of marketing at Nyko Technologies. “It’s lightweight and does not impede gameplay or ergonomics, enabling users to extend their gaming sessions.”
The Nyko Power Pak for PS4 features:
- Doubles the battery capacity of the standard DualShock 4 controller
- Pass-through Micro USB port allows users to easily recharge both the controller and Power Pak through a standard Micro USB cable.
- Fully compatible with Nyko’s Charge Base for PS4.
- Dedicated power switch enables users to decide when they need extra juice.
The Power Pak is available now for a MSRP of $19.99. Patent Pending.
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About Nyko Technologies, Inc.
Award-winning Nyko Technologies designs, manufactures and markets innovative and high-quality accessory solutions to enhance the electronic entertainment experience. The company’s mission is to solve problems and improve user experience through products that are as thoughtfully designed as they are functional. Nyko specializes in interactive entertainment technologies for consumer electronics across a wide spectrum of platforms, and has been granted numerous patents for its innovations. Nyko’s best-selling products include the Wii Charge Station, Charge Base for Xbox 360, Perfect Shot for Wii, and Zoom for Kinect.
Founded in 1996 in Los Angeles, California, Nyko distributes its products through major North American retailers and worldwide partnerships. For more information, please visit www.nyko.com or call 1.888.444.6956.
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Rich Jones, TriplePoint PR