The Best Power Banks 2020 in New Zealand
Power Banks are essential for people who travel a lot, as they can help make sure you never have to worry about your laptop or smartphone running out of battery while you're away from a power point.
And even in day to day life portable charges can provide plenty of extra juice while you’re out and about. So, what are The Best Power Banks out there and how can you know which one you need?
I have covered the topic of what to look for when choosing The Best Power Bank for your phone in my previous blog. I'm sure you will find it very helpful.
Here's my pick of The Best Power Banks around.
Designed especially for iPhone and iPad, this portable Power Bank can recharge via Lightning connector, allowing you to use the same Lightning cable to charge the Power Bank, as you use to charge your iPhone. This one-cable solution makes this small, thin, lightweight power bank ideal for on-the-go charging.
Two USB ports charge two devices at the same time. A total output of 3.4-Amps total means fast charging for your phone and another USB-A device, such as an iPad or Tablet. What's more, the 2.4-Amp Lightning input port means the Power Bank recharges at top speed, to get you powered up and on your way in record time.
Cons: Expensive for such small capacity, only 10000mAh
ANKER: PowerCore 26800mAh$194 at Mightyape.co.nz
Anker PowerCore 26800mah power bank features a capacity of 26800mAh and is a great choice. It charges your devices impressively fast with its exclusive PowerIQ Technology. The 3 output USB ports will deliver up to 3 amps charging current per port, and possible 4 amps all together through the 3 ports. This power bank is solidly built with a sturdy hard casing, smart LED indication and safety protection against any charging problems.
This is a Power House battery that can charge 4 devices at the same time including a MacBook. It’s got Double USB, Type C, and PD Type C port outputting 15W current.
The good thing is that you only need a single USB cable. Use the same cable to charge the Power Bank, as you use to charge your iPhone or iPad.
This Power Bank can be charged by Type C, IP, Micro.
It supports Quick Charge Technology (Two-way Quick Charge).
Can charge your phone approximately 10 times depending on the model of your mobile device.
Top-quality and great value for money in comparison with other 30000mAh chargers out there.
Cons: Not as light as smaller capacity power banks but remember this is a whooping 30000mah of power!
This lightweight portable charger fits easily into your pocket or bag. Two universal USB-A ports deliver up to 3.4A of total power to quickly and safely charge devices. A 5V 2.0A input allows the power bank to recharge quickly between uses, so you can keep moving.
2 universal USB-A ports deliver a total of 5V 3.4A output so you can charge your devices in no time, just use the cable provided to begin charging.
Dual USB ports allow you to charge two devices at the same time, so you never have to choose between using your phone or tablet, camera or speakers, or anything else you need.
Cons: For this amount, you can get a 20000mAh power bank
High Capacity Power Bank, 30000mah & 33W$79 at trendyful.co.nz
Meet the BEAST that comes with massive 30000mAh & 33W. This is more than a week of mobile power for at least two of your mobile devices. Yet it’s smaller in size than all other similar capacity Power Banks on the market!
There is more to it. It is Ultra fast with a stable 33W charging current in total. Plus it has five separate output charging ports which means it can charge FIVE devices at the same time including your laptop*. See the infographic at the end of this post to check if it will work with your laptop.
Cons: Not your lightest power bank but let's be realistic - it's 30000mah of power!
The Anker PowerCore+ 20100mah Power Bank is one of the perfect power solutions from one of the leading brands to help you charge your devices on the go. The battery integrates smart-charging PowerIQ and current stabilizing VoltageBoost technologies to get the fastest possible charge up to 2.4A per port (3A with USB-C). It can charge 3 devices at full speed at the same time.
It can provide up to 7 full charges of your average phone and can fully charge your MacBook too. This matt finish portable power bank is packed with features, which provide safety and reliability.
Cons: A bit pricey for my liking
If you prefer something small and compact then this is your choice. This Power Bank literally fits in your hand or in your pocket ready to charge your devices whenever needed. It takes very little space in your bag due to its size but it is powerful when it comes to speed.
Ultra-Compact 10000mah Power Bank offers multiple charges before needing to be recharged. Just connect your device to the USB port and it will deliver fast and secure charging thanks to its powerful output of 2.1A.
Cons: Only one USB port
Cygnett Chargeup Pro 27000mAh PowerBank
$193 at Harvey Norman
The Cygnet Chargeup Pro 27000mAh Power Bank is a powerful solution for charging your device. Built with 3 USB outputs, this Power Bank supports simultaneous charging. It provides your device up to 16 hours of power so you can do more and accomplish your tasks.
Built with 1 USB-A and two USB-C ports, this Cygnett Chargeup Pro lets you charge three devices at the same time. It also has a total output of 72W, allowing you to boost your device's battery quickly.
Powered by 60W USB-C Power Delivery, this Power Bank is safe to use with a broad range of USB-C laptops.
Reliable and powerful, the Cygnett 27000mAh Power Bank can fully charge your device for up to 7 times.
Cons: A bit pricey
The Baseus Super Energy Power Bank & Jump Starter is your best travel companion by far, featuring car battery jump starter leads with clamps for those emergency situations. This is its primary purpose.
Secondly, if the battery in your mobile phone, or tablet goes flat then this handy portable charger gets you started in no time!
It's only under 400g and pretty compact in size.
Cons: Could be higher in its capacity
$69 at trendyful.co.nzThis 3 output Power Bank can charge 3 devices at the same time as it has 2.4A Double USB, Type C.
Massive 18W Output and large capacity allow it to charge MacBooks fast using Type C PD output. Quick Charge Technology provides for a two-way Quick Charge.
This 2 USB Ports 20000mAh Portable Power Bank Battery charges an iPhone 7 over 8.5 times, iPad mini 3.5 times.
In addition to all these advantages, this power bank has also got a stylish, sleek and glossy look. Frankly, with this one, you get the exact same features as more expensive brands but at a fraction of a cost.
Cons: This is one of my favorite Power Banks so I can't give you any cons here.
This 20000mah Power Bank is another popular option because just as the previous one it can charge 3 devices at the same time fast, plus with 18W it can also charge MacBook laptops. Quick Charge Technology provides for a two-way Quick Charge. One of the cool extra features this power bank has is the digital display design which comes in handy when you need to know exactly how much battery life it's got left.
Another advantage is compact size, and to be honest, it's pretty lightweight for 20000mah capacity power bank. Also, it has one extra port - iP port - which can be used to charge the battery itself. In other words, you can use all types of cables to charge this power bank (Micro, Type C and iP). So I guess I can call this power bank one of my top picks since it combines lots of great features, such as large capacity, fast charging, attractive design, and even more attractive price.
Cons: Couldn't find any:)
So, as you can see there are some good options for you to choose from and make one of them your own. Why not get one of The Best Power Banks today and resolve the issue of running low on mobile power once and for all?
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This infographic shows a list of laptops with Type C PD which can be charged with power banks of 15W or higher.