Top 10 Best Portable Power Banks in 2018 Reviews
Though smartphones come in handy, they have a limitation of battery life. Their battery life hardly lasts longer than 6 hours and this makes it hard to use the smartphones when on the move. This makes a portable power bank a must have tool for those looking to continue using their phones on the go. Portable power banks come in different sizes, shapes and capacities. When buying a power bank some of the factors to consider include the capacity of the power bank, the size of the power bank, portability , the ease of charging and of course the price of the power bank. Below are the best portable power banks in 2016 reviews that we have listed to help you when shopping. Here are the top 10 product reviews of the best quality portable power banks;
1. RAV Power 20100mAh Portable Charger
If you are looking for efficiency, elegance and high performance, then this is the go to power bank. The RAV Power portable charger is one of the first devices to embrace the Qualcomm Quick Charge Technology. What this means is that it not only charges your devices quickly but recharges quickly as well averaging just 45 minutes. With a huge capacity of 20100mAh, the power bank can charge a typical phone six to seven times. With two type C USB ports, the power bank not only charges your phones but can power a Macbook as well. It further has LED indicators to show you the charge level when using it. The compact and absolutely stylish charger has a surge protection mechanism meaning that you can leave it plugged overnight without worries of blowing up or blowing your phone. It is small enough and can slide into any pocket size. For $60, it really is a must have tool for those on the go.
2. iWalk Extreme Trio 10000 Ultra Slim Power Bank
As the name suggests, this ultra slim power bank has three USB port meaning that you can power three devices simultaneously. Powered by a solid lithium battery, the power bank provides a huge capacity of 10000mAh. At 13mm, the power bank is very slim, light and really stylish meaning that you can go anywhere with it. It has the 24 Amp rapid charge feature meaning that you can quickly charge your devices quickly and equally recharge the power bank in just 5 hours. A really cool feature is the fact that you can simultaneously charge the power bank while still powering the devices. It is extremely safe to use as it has power surge protection. Your devices are safe and secure when plugged in. When fully charged, the power bank automatically switches off. It has a backlight LCD indicator to show the level of charge in the power bank. For $75, the highly efficient power bank is reliable enough to use for whatever phone type.
3. Anker PowerCore+ 20100 Power Bank
We all know how awesome Anker products are. This 20100mAh power bank is highly efficient and provides reliable and long lasing power for your devices on the go. Quickly recharged, the power bank saves you time as you can charge it using 2.4A and it will be fully charged in just 8 hours. The power bank has two ports and one of them is the new USB C port which can power Macbooks on the go. As expected, the Anker technology guarantees safety as the power bank is surge protected. It has a small sleek design and very light making portability very easy. One warm tip to go along when using this power bank is to always press the LED power wheel before plugging in the USB cable into the USB C port. If you plug in without pressing the button, the power bank will not charge your phone. It otherwise is a very efficient power solution and for $60 you are guaranteed to get good service.
4. Aibocn Power Bank 10000mAh Dual USB Charger with Flashlight
If you are looking for an outdoor power solution to use for hiking and camping, then this is the perfect solution. The compact power bank has an elegant design and with a polished surface that makes is sparkle to the eye. Besides the aesthetics, the power bank is really efficient and the 10000mAh of charge it provides can charge your devices (phones and tablets) up to five times before the next recharge. It has two output USB ports (2.1 amp and 1 amp) which quickly charge your devices. A typical smartphone will be fully charged in about an hour. It also has 4 LED indicators to show the level of charge in the bank and a very bright flashlight to go along with. The backup flashlight can be used when camping and hiking. The power bank further has an intelligent safety protection mechanism and will protect the power bank itself from surges and also protect your device from overcharging and blowing up. At $12, the power bank might look cheap but it really gives true value for all its worth.
5. Poweradd Pillot X1 5200mAh Power Bank
Powered by a grade A LG Li-ion battery, this power bank has a capacity of 5200mAh. The absolutely small and light power bank can literally fit into any pocket size. It has two USB ports (one input and one output port). It easily recharges in about 8 hours and can quickly charge your phone in about 3 hrs. It has a LED indicator to show the level of charge in the bank and an additional LED light that serves as a flashlight in the dark. It is a good cheap solution for only $9 and will last for years.
6. EC Technology Portable Charger 22400mAh Power Bank
Get a whopping 22400mAh of charge from this absolutely amazing power bank. Powered by long lasting lithium-ion battery cells, this power bank has 3 USB ports to provide power to multiple devices at a go. The small, compact and stylish power bank quickly charges and recharges when empty. You can charge your three devices to full capacity within an hour. Although the power bank doesn?t last as much when the three output ports are in use, it is reliable if you want to quickly get your devices powered up. It has 4 LED indicators and an extra flashlight to use in the dark. For $33, this device is a great buy and will power almost any smart device with a 5V DC input.
7. PowerCore 20000 Quick Charge Power Bank
No power bank manages to successfully combine a compact design, effectiveness and advanced safety measure like this power bank does. For $50, you get a power bank with 20000mAh of charge. The Ultra High capacity together with the Quick Charge technology means that you will get a large chunk of power quickly dissipated to your devices. The power bank has the ability to provide a typical iPhone with a week?s worth of charge. The power bank has an unbeatable charging and recharging sped as well. In just under an hour you can fully charge your phone. Besides two USB output ports and a single input port, the power bank has a LED indicator to show the level of charge in the bank. It is surge protected and is safe to use for any device. Built by Anker, you can expect true long-lasting service from this gem of a product.
8. KMASHI 10000mAh Power Bank
Whether you are looking to power your iPhone, iPad or just a tablet in a few minutes to full capacity, then look no further than this power bank. Here is why; the power bank is powered by an ultra-high density battery cell which provides 10000mAh and provides a superfast charge output through the two USB ports. It also has an intelligent power manage Integrated Circuit which protects the power bank and your devices from power surges and overcharging. It has a 4 status LED indicator to shoe the remaining capacity and for only $14, this is the perfect companion to carry around on the go.
Travel battery chargers don?t come better than this premium power bank. This portable charger powered by Panasonic grade A Li-ion polymer cells which at full capacity provide 6000mAh of charge to power your devices on the go. The small compact power bank has a premium aluminium case which houses all the components meaning that it can withstand harsh conditions and last for years. It has a single output USB port and a LED status indicator on the side to show the levels of charge in the bank. It is light, has a sleek design and can be carried to literally anywhere. For $22, I feel this is one of the cheapest yet most reliable power banks out there.
10. Anker PowerCore+ mini 3350mAh Portable Charger
This 3rd generation compact power bank can easily be confused as a lipstick because of its small size and tubular shape. Using high quality Panasonic Cells, the power bank provides 3350mAh of charge at full capacity. It has a premium aluminium shell casing that provides the internal components from elements and mechanical damage. The sleek design together with its light weight make it perfect to carry around in your pocket or handbag. It has a single USB Output port and a single input port for charging the power bank. Manufactured by Anker, the power bank charges your devices quickly and has a multi-protect system to protect the power bank from power surges and short circuits. The LED indicator shows how much charge is left in the power bank and for just $16 I feel this power bank is worth every cent. Great buy!