Nokero N233: Third generation indoor and outdoor portable solar powered light. New, improved model replacing second generation N202 model.
Nokero Solar and Amazon are currently the only large distributors of the product.
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BOP individuals and families that are currently using kerosene to supply light.
Mass Produced by Nokero
IP Protected (Patent Unknown).
Nokero distributes their products through sales partners in countries where solar lights are needed. They do not sell to the end user, but target high potential distributors in their target countries.
400,000 Nokero products sold as of January 1, 2016. Unknown how many N233 models have been sold.
Single bulb, compact, and portable solar powered lamp for outdoor or household use. Weather resilient and durable.
Battery: 500 mAH LiFePO4
Product material: ABS
Lamp casing: Polycarbonate
Hanger material: Stainless steel
Product dimensions (cm) (LxWxH): 11.4 x 8.3 x 3.8
Weight (kg): .09
Nokero Solar offers an FAQ section on the website, as well as contact information.
Batteries are replaceable. No information on lamp replacement.
2 year warranty. Rechargeable battery expected to last up to 5 years. No disposal information available.
Brightness: 25 lumens (High), 10 lumens (Low)
Run time: 6 hours (high), 15 hours (low)
2 light intensities (low, high)
Charge time: 6-8 hours in the sun
Battery Capacity (max): 500mAh
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The Nokero N233 lamp was tested according to the Quality Test Method stipulated in the latest edition of IEC 62257-9-52. Additional details on the testing requirements are provided in the Lighting Global Quality Standards The design builds on insights gleaned from previous versions of the lamp – the N200 and N202.
Nokero has won the United States Patent and Trademark Office’s Patents for Humanity Award.
Nokero has also been awarded the 2011 Core 77 Design Award for the N200, and was a finalist for the 2011 Zayed Future Energy Prize and the 2012 International Council of Societies of Industrial Design, World Design Impact Prize.
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