Tokyo Maruso will release the rechargeable electric opening and closing umbrella "UVION SMART J AUTO" on April 1st.
This product is an electric umbrella that opens and closes by pressing a button at hand. A typical folding umbrella requires the use of both hands, especially to move the stanchions, which is characterized by the fact that the operation is completed with one hand.
It takes about 1 second to open and close. It has a built-in lithium-ion battery and can be charged from a PC with the included USB cable. Can be opened and closed about 150 times when fully charged.
There are two sizes, a rib 58 cm (weight 495 g) and a rib 65 cm (weight 570 g). The price is 20,000 yen (excluding tax). Currently on sale at the company's online shop and Tokyu Hands Shinjuku store.