Charging your Freewrite
The Freewrite has an internal Lithium Polymer battery that is designed to be charged using the included USB Type-C charging cable. It can be charged using most USB spec device including a computer, USB hub, or USB wall adapter. There are known exceptions for high power charging USB Type C cables used by the Macbook, Chromebooks, or Google Pixel.
The status screen will update to show two lightning bolts when the charger is properly connected. The lightening bolts will only display if the device is turned on & you have default (email) status screen displayed as below. If your device screen reads, "Critically Low Battery" & there is no response when pressing the power button, please check out this article: Freewrite Wont Turn On.