You can wear this flexible cable battery around your neck like a necklace

LG Chem is a South Korean firm of LG and a very big chemical company. The firm is developing batteries from many years and now has come up with a new kind of battery that is like a cord and is very flexible. The battery can be worn like a necklace or a hand band. It is quite flexible so much so that it could be easily tied into knots or woven in clothes like thread. The flexible cable battery is first of its kind but the properties of battery remain untouched. It is a Li-ion battery that will be used to power up gadgets and devices with a benefit and a difference that it is flexible and can acquire any shape.

Flexible cable battery

The flexible battery can be very useful as it can be used to fill in all empty spaces in the device and therefore extending the devices power. It will greatly benefit the tablet industry because a device like tablet needs extra power to keep up all day and flexible batteries could help. These battries have same energy and voltage as regular batteries but the flexibility helps in acquiring more space of gadgets. LG Chem has tested out a 25cm battery on an iPod Shuffle and it was capable of powering it for up to 10 hours. The company says that they will mass produce the battery by 2017.

Via: AndroidPolice

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