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Charging a Power Bank without Power from the Grid

A power bank can be a lifesaver when you are out in the outdoors or when traveling. It is a source of power that stores power that you can use while on the go. This power should be enough to charge your device twice over. There are even some models on the market that allow … Read more

What is the Best Capacity (mAh) for a Power Bank

When looking for a power bank there are lots of features, brands, and models available to choose from. Some have more features than others, some charge their batteries faster than others, and some last longer per charge cycle than others. But one thing is for sure capacity is what matters the most. You’re probably used … Read more

How Does a Portable Power Station Work

Portable power stations can be a lifesaver in many situations. Whether you find yourself in a blackout with no backups or need to charge up some electronics while camping, this is an essential item for camping and home. We look at how portable power stations work and how to pick the best one fit for … Read more

Maxoak Powerbank For Laptops Review

The Maxoak power bank is a small 50ah Lithium-ion Polymer battery but a massive 50000mAh power bank with DC outlets for charging your laptop and portable devices. It comes with 14  interchangeable connectors, which allow it to be usable for most laptop brands than other models on the market. Pros Huge 50000mAh Capacity Automatically turns … Read more

A Guide on Charging a phone with a Solar Panel

We are constantly on our phones checking for messages, browsing the internet, gaming and watching videos.  These activities drain your phone and you will need to recharge the battery more than once in a day.  A phone battery can run out at inopportune times and you may not have access to a power source or … Read more

Best Lithium Portable Power Station

Going off-grid is sometimes a choice by living off-grid to get closer to nature or camping to enjoy the outdoors. But sometimes you may be off-grid due to a storm or some unexplained power outage. A power station allows you to power your devices even though you are not connected to the grid. This could … Read more

Charging a Laptop with a Solar Panel

A solar charger enables you to harness the power of the sun to charge devices.  However, charging a laptop with a solar panel isn’t as straightforward as many hope it will be.  Many are left disappointed when they hook up their solar chargers to their laptops in the hope of charging their devices and it … Read more

Best Portable Foldable Solar Chargers

Solar Panel Chargers offer the convenience of power in the outdoors without having to go to a power outlet. You only need the sun. But with more power come bigger solar panels. This can be bulky and can occupy so much space when not in use (which is all night or when traveling).  Foldable Solar … Read more

Best Solar Chargers for Cell Phones that work

If you have ever bought or used a solar cell phone charger then you know about the frustration of getting a phone fully charged using these small solar panels. First of all most of these solar chargers are not rated properly as the manufacturers use the rating from STC (Standard Rating conditions) and use the … Read more