August 26, 2014 07:00 ET

Puku S8, the World's Sexiest Portable Charger, Now Available at Urban Outfitters

Luxurious and Stylish 8000 mAh Portable Power Solution Offers 900 Hours of Standby Time and 36 Hours of Talk Time in Six Fashionable Colors for Anytime, Anywhere Connectivity

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwired - Aug 26, 2014) -  Puku® , NYC-based designers and creators of super stylish, high performance portable power solutions for today's most fashion-forward mobile users, today announced that Puku S8, the company's flagship charger, is now available at Urban Outfitters. The new Puku S8 sets a benchmark at the high end of the market with performance, quality and a design aesthetic that is second to none. The stylish Puku S8 can be experienced at Urban Outfitter locations throughout New York City and across the U.S., as well as online at

Discriminating mobile users insist on the comfort and convenience that comes from always being charged up and ready-to-go in today's always-on, digital lifestyle, and the Puku S8 delivers that peace-of-mind. Its elegant form factor surrounds a powerful 8000 mAh lithium ion battery that reliably delivers up to 36 hours of talk time, 900 hours of standby and 153 hours of media play to smartphones, tablets and other USB-powered devices. The Puku S8 features a micro-USB input, 2.1A wall charger, dual USB power outputs, a storage bag and an illuminated battery level indicator that displays a variety of colors depending on the unit's charge level. The S8 is available in six eye-catching and fashionable colors to match every mood and wardrobe.

"Our team of NYC-based entrepreneurs was inspired by the chaotic impact of Hurricane Sandy on east coast residents to create a high-quality and reliable solution to a real world problem, and to do so in a way that befits the stylish trendsetters who live and work in the fashion capital of the world," said Meck Khalfan, CEO and co-founder of Puku. "The result is a sleek and powerful portable charger in fashionable colors that satisfies our high-end consumers' need for function fused with an elegant design aesthetic. With the Puku S8, our customers can rely on staying charged and connected anytime, anywhere to survive in style in today's constantly-connected world."

The Puku S8 is coming soon to Radio Shack and available now through Urban Outfitters,, as well as for a $99.00 MSRP.

About Puku:
Headquartered in New York City, the fashion capital of the world, Puku is a consumer electronics pioneer committed to the design, manufacture and distribution of luxuriously fashionable portable power solutions and mobile lifestyle accessories. Inspired by necessity in the aftermath of Hurricane Sandy, the flagship Puku S8 portable charger was developed and launched by entrepreneurs Meck Khalfan, Ani Onuorah, and Abraham Merishani within 10 months of the event that left them, along with thousands of New Yorkers, powerless for days. Since then the company has rapidly expanded to encompass experienced innovators and trendsetters in the field of fashion, design, engineering, finance, marketing and mobile technologies. To learn more about Puku, please visit the company's site at Follow Puku on Instagram at, Twitter at and like us on Facebook at

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