The Xtar VP2 lithium-ion and LiFePO4 battery charger has two independent charging bays for 14500, 14650, 17670, 18350, 18500, 18650, 18700, 10440, LIR123A, RCR123, 16340, 22650, 25500 and 26650 type batteries.
A choice of charging currents are available to suitable individual battery requirements, the modes are easily selected using the push button switch on the charging unit, just push the button to cycle through the modes until you arrive at the charging mode you wish to use.
The Xtar VP2 also features an LCD display which provides battery voltage and other charging status information, the charger can also recover and reactivate over discharged protected battery cells.
This model has the advantage of a USB port power output, so you can use the VP2 as a power bank, enabling you to charge phones, MP3 players, etc. The output provided is rated at 1000 mA and is powered by inserting a suitable battery into one charging bay of the VP2.
The VP2 also has built-in short circuit and reverse polarity protection.
For charging 3.0 V, 3.2 V, 3.6 V, 3.7 V or 3.8 V nominal voltage lithium-ion or LiFePO4 batteries only.
Supplied with a UK mains adaptor and 12 volt car charger adaptor.
Note: Always use in accordance with the supplied instruction manual and read before first use, always remember to select the correct voltage for the battery you intend to charge.
Two independent charging bays
LCD screen that provides charging status information
Selection of charging currents (0.25 A, 0.5 A or 1 A)
Selection of charging voltages (3.2 V, 3.6 V or 3.8 V)
Soft start function avoids damage from a large current surge
Algorithm (CC.CV) charging system
Reverse-polarity protection circuit board
Short circuit protection
Operation Temperature: Room temperature 0 to 40 °C
UK Mains Adaptor Input: 100-240 V ac, 50/60 Hz
Input Voltage: 12 V dc 1000 mA
0.25 A CC: 250 mA ±30 mA
0.5 A CC: 500 mA ±50 mA
1.0 A CC: 1000 mA ±80 mA
Terminal Current for 0.25 A and 0.5 A Mode: ≦50 mA
Terminal Current for 1 A Mode: ≦80 mA
When voltage selector is set at 3.2 V the termination voltage is 3.6 V ±0.05 V
When voltage selector is set at 3.6 V the termination voltage is 4.2 V ±0.05 V
When voltage selector is set at 3.8 V the termination voltage is 4.35 V ±0.05 V
Voltage Display Precision: ±0.03 V
Dimensions: 135 mm (L) x 68 mm (W) x 35 mm (H)
Weight: 134 grams
USB Port Output Specifications
Operating temperature: 0-40 ℃
USB no-load voltage: 5.0 ±0.3 V
Maximum output current: 1000 mA
Battery output cut-off voltage: 3.0 ±0.2 V
Packaging and Contents
Supplied in retail packaging and includes:
Xtar VP2 dual bay charger x 1
UK mains adaptor x 1
12 volt car adaptor x 1
Manual x 1
Warranty card x 1
1. Charge only rechargeable lithium-ion or LiFePO4 batteries
2. Charging any other types of batteries may cause them to leak rupture or explode
3. Do not disassemble or modify any part of the charger
4. Always unplug the charger from outlet before attempting maintenance or cleaning
5. This charger should only be used by persons with adequate training and knowledge