Indiegogo campaign for bizarre Energizer phone with huge battery fails, surprises no one

CNET | 4/30/2019 | Lynn La
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The Energizer Power Max P18K Pop (left) and the Galaxy S10 Plus.

Back in February during MWC 2019, French phone maker Avenir Telecom surprised everyone when it launched the Energizer Power Max P18K Pop, a massive phone with an 18,000mAh battery and a whole lot of junk in the trunk. Though it attracted show attendees and garnered news headlines, today it failed to secure $1.2 million in funding via its IndieGogo campaign.

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First reported by The Verge, the Energizer phone only succeeded in attracting 11 backers to pledge $15,005 -- a little more than 1% of...
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