Circuit City to Offer N-Charge Power System in Retail Stores

October 11, 2004 by Jeff Shepard

Valence Technology Inc. (Austin, TX), a leader in the development and commercialization of Saphion™ technology and lithium-ion polymer rechargeable batteries, announced that Circuit City Stores Inc. will roll out the second-generation N-Charge™ Power System in all Circuit City locations. The N-Charge Power System II is a rechargeable universal battery solution that provides five hours of additional notebook run time and will be available in stores in October 2004.

"Our engagement with Circuit City significantly extends the reach of our N-Charge product and represents an important milestone in expanding our customer base for this product family," said Valence Chairman and CEO Stephan Godevais. "We are excited to be working with Circuit City -- one of the largest consumer electronics retailers in the country and a company that continues to find innovative ways to add value for its customers."