Buy it now?

The 3DS's battery life isn't the best around, but Hyperkin's newest accessory will keep the power light at the end of the tunnel on a little longer.

The 3DS Powerplus is a rechargeable 1800mAH battery pack that nearly doubles the console's battery life, slotting onto the console and charging via USB, and is available now for $24.99.

Will you be grabbing one to extend those all-important 3DS playing sessions?

Hyperkin announces the availability of the 3DS POWERPLUS at Retailers Nationwide for Nintendo® 3DS

Doubles Play Time with Additional 1800 mAH Battery Power in Sleek Form Fitting Design

Newport Beach, CA - July 19, 2011 - Hyperkin, a recognized and trusted brand of video game peripherals, today announced the availability of the 3DS Powerplus for the new Nintendo® 3DS handheld system at retailers nationwide. The 3DS Powerplus is a high-capacity, rechargeable battery pack for Nintendo 3DS that effectively doubles the battery life of the original 3DS battery with a convenient slide-in design.

"The 3DS Powerplus is an affordable and convenient way of extending the battery life of the 3DS when you're on the go," said Steven Mar, Hyperkin's Business Director. "Its sleek form factor and rubber coating make it incredibly comfortable to use over long periods of time."

The 3DS Powerplus is a compact and lightweight battery pack that can be charged via a standard USB port with the included USB cable. It also features an LED indicator that lets you know when your battery is charging and when it has finished. The 3DS Powerplus has an MSRP of $24.99.


· 1800 mHA
· Sleek, 1/4" Design
· Lightweight (2.2 Ounces)
· Battery LED Indicator
· Full Access to All 3DS Functions
· Improved Grip