Fenix ARE-X2 Dual Channel Smart Charger


Fenix ARE-X2 Dual Channel Smart Charger

It is finally here! The long-awaited arrival of the new face of charging is over.  We are pleased to announce the release of the Fenix ARE-X2 Dual Channel Smart Charger that supports Micro USB charging and USB discharging.  The Fenix ARE-X2 smart charger is designed for many types of batteries such as 26650, 18650, 16340, 14500, and 10440 batteries.  It features Micro USB charging and USB discharging, LED charging and discharging indicators, LED battery power indicator, and a four security protection design.  With the LED battery power indicator, you will never have to worry about not knowing the status of your battery.

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  • Charges: Li-ion 26650, 18650, 16340, 14500, 10440, Ni-MH/Ni-Cd: AA, AAA
  • Micro-computer chip controlled digitally regulated charging to extend battery lifespan
  • Supportable Micro USB charging and USB discharging
    • USB port for charging other devices
    • Preferred discharging channel will be the left slot. If the left slot does not contain Li-ion battery, then the right channel will be checked for a Li-ion battery. If there is a Li-ion battery in the right channel, then the right channel will chosen to discharge.
    • When the discharging voltage is 3.0V, then discharging will cease.
    • Blue LED will flash when discharging starts. It will go out when the discharging is complete.
    • Ni-MH and Ni-CD batteries WILL NOT operate the discharging feature of the ARE-X2. You won't be able to charge a device using those batteries. 
  • Does not require two batteries loaded to discharge
  • LED charging/discharging indicator
  • LED battery power indicator
  • Four levels of security
  • Automatically chooses correct charging mode for each battery
  • Two channels work independently
    • Allows simultaneous charging of different battery types
  • Discharging current is automatically chosen for optimal discharge
  • Input: DC 5V, Maximum 1.5A
  • Output:
    • DC 5V, 1.5A: 18650, 26650
    • DC 5V, 1.0A: 16340, 14500, 10440
  • Size: 4.5 inches (115mm) X 2.5 inches (63mm) X 1.2 inches (30mm)
  • Weight excluding battery and charging cable: 3.4 oz. (96 grams)
  • Operating temperature: -20 degrees C - 50 degrees C (full-load in normal working condition)
  • Operating humidity: 5% (O degrees C) - 90% (40 degrees C) (full-load in normal working condition)
  • Storage conditions: Temperature -20 degrees C - 85 degrees C

What Comes With Your Charger

  • ARE-X2 charging cradle
  • Micro USB cable