Charge Sunne with USB cable
Sunne is designed to be charged autonomously through the integrated solar panel. However, sunlight is not always available and sometimes you want to enjoy the glow of your Sunne for a longer period than the sun's energy provides. Especially during wintery days where the sunlight is scarce and contains less energy.
Your Sunne is equipped with an USB-C port so you can give it a boost charge. While USB-C is the new European standard for charging, we find that there are many different cables and power supplies, some work better then others. We suggest using a USB 3.2 or higher cable and a charger rated for minimum of 2 A (2000 mA) charge current.
We know that depending on where Sunne hangs, there may not be a power outlet nearby. We therefore created the Power Kit
. This includes a portable power bank, that can sit on top of Sunne for convenient charging.
Sunne Power Kit Sunne charging
In our webshop, we also offer a validated cable available for purchase. It is two metres long, so it may reach a power outlet.
Sunne USB-C cable 2 m
Optimising how Sunne harvests energy
Sunne charges best in full sunlight. So, when you select a window to hang Sunne - best is to choose a southerly orientation with minimal shading obstructions (avoid trees and tall buildings). Temperature is also an important factor - some windows get ...
Sunne: How it works
Sunne harvests solar energy Sunne charges itself when it captures sun-rays. The more sun the better - although in some locations Sunne might get too hot for charging. Read on for more information. Sunne charges best in full sunlight. So, when you ...
Installing your Sunne
How to hang Sunne Sunne likes to hang in front of a sunny window. It captures the sun-rays during the day and glows after sunset. Here is a quick explanation of how to hang your Sunne. Start by selecting the window that catches the most sun during ...
iPhone and iPad App (Apple iOS)
Install the app The app for your iPhone or iPad can be downloaded from the Apple Appstore. Search for Sunne in the app store, or click this button: Connect the Sunne to your app The Sunne can connect to your app using Bluetooth Low Energy. Using the ...
Install the app The android app is available for download from the Googe play store. Surch for Sunne in the app store or download from the following link: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.solarsunne.sunne If you have an iPhone, you ...