Here is a full-fledged, cute portable solar charger from a leading manufacturer of portable power gadgets, Powertraveller Ltd.
Branded as PowerMonkey Extreme Solar Charger, it is a solid, durable device with a built-in solar panel to grab power from sun for your handhelds. The cool solar charger is ideal for emergency and outdoor use.
Built inside a compact shell, you can take the Extreme solar charger anywhere. And what makes it really amazing is that the small device can charge both 5V and 12V electronic devices simultaneously.
Its powerful battery can fully charge an iPhone or smart phone over five times and it is best for lamps, handheld cameras and GPS devices.
Product: Exo-Science PowerMonkey Extreme 5V & 12V Solar Charger
It is a small and stylish solar charger with a built-in solar panel and battery. It is a quick solution for someone to power up handhelds during an emergency or outing.
What makes PowerMonkey Extreme Solar Charger unique is its small, pocket-friendly size. You can take it anywhere and use to grab solar energy to always power up your gadgets.
PowerMonkey Extreme Solar Charger – Features
Traveler Solar Charger
It is a cool traveler-friendly solar charger. Its tiny size makes it right fit for your pocket or backpack. You can rig its foldable solar panel part up to your backpack or bicycle while making a walk, letting its battery grab energy from sun throughout the day.
It is another interesting feature of the PowerMonkey solar charger. It touts two output ports; a 5V USB port and a 12V DC socket. It means you use the charger to power up both USB-based small devices like a phone and 12V DC socket devices like an SLR camera.
Compatible for Outdoor Use
As noted above, the solar charger is equipped for outdoor use. It boasts an IP67 rating so that it can resist water pressure for 30 minutes up to 1 meter with no harm. It is shock-resistant as well. That makes it not break if it mildly falls down. Its included Velcro strap helps you easily attach it with tent, backpack or bicycle for throughout charging.
Customers do have a positive response toward PowerMonkey Extreme Solar Charger. On Amazon, in the voting of around 100 customers, the device has attained 4.3 out of 5 and a big share of customers has expressed positive notes. Being major shortfalls, customers count the time taken to recharge. Around 15 hours are required for the device to fully charge from solar panel. Its hefty price tag is another reason for criticism.
PowerMonkey Extreme Solar Charger is a stylish way to ensure power backup for your camping and emergency. It has a very cute design and is available in a range of cool colors. For a phone or other handheld device, it is quite enough a solution for quick portable power, but not recommended for big devices like a tablet, lap and etc…