The Ambient Weather WR-089 Weather Band provides assured access to news, weather information and illumination whenever and wherever you need it. The rubberized finish makes the WR-089 splash-proof. This robust and dependable radio, with integrated LED flashlight, offers a choice of self-charge, solar and external recharge power options.
The WR-089 delivers complete independence from wall power or disposable batteries, ensuring sustainable access to vital information and the peace of mind that you'll never be without power. Ambient Weather's self-charge technology means unparalleled playtime performance, and the compelling design makes the WR-088 a great everyday radio, as well as the perfect companion in emergencies.
The WR-089 will play for approximately 20 minutes at normal volume per 1-minute wind, and can be rewound at any time for as much playtime as you want. An LED charge level indicator tells you the best speed to wind. In direct sunlight the WR-089 will charge itself and play continuously - the internal Ni-MH battery can be fully charged from both the solar panel and an external USB charging adapter.
A must for any emergency toolkit or your everyday portable radio, the compact WR-089 is an AM/FM NOAA Weather Radio and a powerful 3 LED flashlight, with smart phone, MP3, MP4, Amazon Kindle (TM) and USB charger, all in one tiny package. The WR-089 is a five way charger - charge from a USB device (computer), AC or wall power (with optional converter), DC or car charger (with optional converter), hand crank, or solar panel. The Ambient Weather WR-089 is a radio that you and your family can depend on, anytime, anywhere, any weather.
The WR-089 sets itself apart from other crank chargers - you can fully charge the WR-089 through the USB/AC/DC adaptor, and when you need it, charge the smart phone/mp3/mp4/USB with no cranking. Other crank chargers require continuous hand cranking to charge a device. Includes mini, micro and USB smart phone adaptor cables, which cover about 95% of the smart phone market.
The WR-089 improves on the WR-088 with adjustable WeatherBand tuner and Amazon Kindle, IPhone, IPad, IPod emergency charging support.