CPU Monkey’s Cool Gadget Collection #4: Camping & Solar Energy Chargers

 CPU Monkey’s Cool Gadget Collection #4: Camping & Solar Energy Chargers

 SOLAR CHARGER

  We asked Our Favorite friend CPU Monkey to check the Worldwide Market for Solar Charging Devices.

  The Task has two different solutions.

  1.) Unbuffered, Solar Powering Device:

  This means the charged devices can use the solar power if they are exposed direct sunlight:

  2.) Battery Bank Buffered Solar Powering Device:

  This means the sunlight power will charge the power Bank built-in battery pack when there is direct sunlight available.

  Any of these devices incorporate and MPPT feature, for optimal power extraction.

  Let’s see CPU Monkey’s finds:

#4.1:  Foldable Solar Panel (Power: 21-Watt) 

 PIC. 1  Anker 21W Solar Panel, 2-Port USB-A PowerIQ™ Universal PowerPort Charger


  Device Overview:

  The device which can transform the received sunlight energy to electrical current, charging two USB devices Simultaneously.

  Using PowerIQ™ technology, the built-in charger can use optimally the Sunlight irradiance energy to charge attached USB Smart devices.

  ANKER 21 W Panel/Charger – Key Features:

  • 21-Watt Solar Power,
  • Solar panel efficiency: 21.5 – 23.5%,
  • PowerIQ™ – Advanced Charging Technology,
  • PET polymer faced protective covering,
  • Industrial-Strength waterproof design,
  • Dual USB-A Charging Sockets, each can deliver up to 2.4A max or total 3A,
  • Compact, Lightweight, and, Foldable Design,
  • Two holes for Easily fixing over the hiking backpack,
  • Dimensions: 
    • Unfolded – {26.4″ × 11.1″ × 0.2″} inches,
    • Folded – {11.1″ × 6.3″ × 1.1″} inches,
  • Weight:
    • 14.7 oz,
    • 417 g,
  • Certification: 
    • FCC, CE, RoHS,

   PowerIQ™ Technology: Supporting unit sun charger discovers the Target Device Power requirements and provides same the original charger current parameters.

PIC. 2  2-Port USB-A PowerIQ™



#4.2:  Foldable Solar Panel (Power: 80-Watt)

PIC. 3  ALLPOWERS 80W Foldable Solar Panel


Device Overview:

  The device can receive the Sunlight energy for charging two USB devices Simultaneously.

ALLPOWERS 80W Foldable Solar Panel – Key Features:

  • Output#1  Charging USB port: (5V/2.7A) with iSolar Technology for charging smartphones, Tablet, iPad, iPhone, Samsung, etc.
  • Output#2  DC18V/2.2A, Circular female, DC5521. All Green energy for charging Laptops – Acer, Asus, Dell, HP, Toshiba, Lenovo Notebooks, etc.
  • Solar Panel: 22-25% Sunlight conversion efficiency.
  • High-efficient, powerful 80W Sunpower solar cells, made in the U.S.A., 
  • Simple Style: eyeholes enable easy attachment to backpacks while hiking; 
  • System includes:
    • 80W Foldable Solar Charger
    • 10 laptop connectors,
    • cigarette lighter plug
    • carabiners,
    • USB cables,
    • DC cable,
    • Manual Guide.
  • USB-A (-up to 2.7A): 5V for Smartphone, Tablet, iPad, iPhone, Samsung,
  • Certification:
    • FCC, RoHS, CE,


 


#4.3:  Bioenno BSP28 – 28-Watt Foldable Solar Charger

PIC. 4  28-Watt Foldable Solar Charger – Bioenno BSP28


Bioenno Power BSP28 Foldable Solar Charger, USB and 15VDC output, 28 Watt

  • Fast Charging Technology:
    • Identify and detect attached 5V device, delivering a suitable current, up to 3A.
  • Ultimate solar conversion efficiency,
  • Outputs:
    • Output[1]: USB-A  Suitable for all 5V devices;
    • Output[2]: DC15V  DC Plug,
  • Anti-scratch technology,
  • Two Holes enable easy attachment to hiking’s backpacks;
  • System includes:
    • Foldable Bioenno Power BSP28 28W Solar Panel, 
    • DC cable.

 

Bioenno Power BSP28 Foldable Solar Charger, USB and 15VDC output, 28 Watt:



#4.4:  Bioenno POWER Pack 120W – LiFePO4

External Rechargeable Battery Bank – Bioenno POWER Pack 120W

 

PIC. 5  POWER Pack 120W – Front View


POWER Pack 120W – Key Features: 

  • Built-in Battery Parameters:  
    • Power: 120Wh,
    • Voltage: 12.8V {4 x 3.2V – 4S},
    • Capacity: 10Ah,
    • Technology: LiFePO4,
  • The one enormous benefit using such kind of batteries is their best performance in wide temperature range {-35°C ~ +55°C},
  • The regular Li-Ion Batteries are useless when the temperature reaches 0°C / 32°F,
  • Outputs:
    • 1 x USB-A connector,
    • 1 x 12V DC ,
    • 1 x 110V AC Outlet, 
  • Your mobile phone can be charged up to 23 times with single power pack charge, 
  • Built-In MPPT Solar Charge Controller, 
  • Integrated DC-AC 110V Inverter, 
  • Ultimate Battery Life: over 2000 cycles,
  • Dimensions: 
    • 8″ x 6.8″ x 2″ – inches,
    • 20.32 x 17.27 x 5.08 – cm,
  • Weight: 
    • 3.6 pounds,
    • 1.633 kg.

PIC. 6  POWER Pack 120W – Rear View

PIC. 7  POWER Pack 120W – Attached Accessories View

 Bioenno POWER Pack 120W – LiFePO4:


 

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