These Power Banks Have Electrical Sockets So You Can Say Bye to Low-Batt Woes
Power up your phone, laptop, Wi-Fi router, and more!
(SPOT.ph) Pocketable power banks that can charge your smartphone no matter where you go are considered a necessity in this day and age, but these handheld devices don’t always get the job done. For larger gadgets like laptops or unexpected situations like power outages, you may need something a little more heavy duty. Below, we round up power banks that pack a lot of punch with high battery capacity that allow you to charge multiple devices at once as well as gadgets that require lots of stored power to get them up and running. Every device we’ve listed below has an AC power outlet (similar to the sockets you see installed onto your wall), so you can not only charge your devices, but power electric necessities like Wi-Fi routers, electric fans, desk lamps, and more.
These heavy-duty power banks can power up your laptop:
Yoobao 26,400 mAh Power Station (P4,399)
This Yoobao power bank has a battery capacity of 26,400 mAh and comes with several USB ports as well as an electrical socket, so you can charge multiple devices at once including phones, laptops, tablets, gaming consoles, Wi-Fi routers, and more. Plus, the compact size allows you to carry it all over the house or bring it on out-of-town trips.
Promate 120 Powerstation (P6,999)
The Promate 120 Powerstation isn't the kind of charging device you'll be able to toss in your purse, but you might want to have it handy at home because it has a 38,900 mAh battery that you can use to charge your mobile devices and laptops. You can even use it to power an electric fan or Wi-Fi router.
Hi-Batt 27,000mAh Power Bank With AC Outlet (P5,999)
The Hi-Batt power bank has 27,000 mAh of battery power that allows you to charge laptops, smartphones, tablets, cameras, drones, and more. It has multiple charging ports including two USB ports, a USB-C port, a 12V output, and an AC outlet, so everyone in your household can power their devices at once.
Anker PowerHouse II 400 (U.S.$399.99; roughly P19,248.52)
This portable power supply from Anker houses a whopping 108,000 mAh of battery power, so it’ll be your best friend during emergencies and power outages. According to the Anker website, the PowerHouse can charge a smartphone up to 23 times, a tablet up to 20 times, and a laptop up to five times. The various outlets on the device, including USB and USB-C ports as well as an AC outlet and a car socket, allow you to charge up to eight gadgets at once. The PowerHouse can even power table lamps, mini fridges, or medical equipment. You’ll have to order it online and get it shipped from abroad, but we’d consider this heavy-duty device a worthy investment for desperate situations.
RAVPower Universal Power Bank (P6,999)
The RAVPower Universal Power Bank has USB and USB-C outlets for charging smartphones, laptops, tablets, and more. It also comes with a special adapter that allows you to plug electrical sockets into the device, so you can power gadgets when the electricity is out. It has a 20,100 mAh capacity that can fully charge an iPhone 7 up to six times and a 12-inch MacBook about 1.3 times.
JACKDSHOP Laptop Power Bank (P5,200)
Don’t let this JACKDSHOP power bank’s compact size fool you—it packs a punch with 24,000 mAh capacity, two USB ports, and an AC outlet that can charge or power smartphones, tablets, laptops, and more. It weighs just one pound and is only about six inches long, so it’s perfect for traveling!
Sherpa 100W Power Delivery Edition (P16,500)
According to gadget retailer Exotech’s website, this slim, two-pound power bank has "enough power to get you through a long weekend" thanks to the 25,600 mAh capacity. The Verge notes that it can charge "a smartphone about eight times, a tablet four times, or a laptop twice." It’s got several charging ports on both sides including two USB slots, two USB-C slots, and an AC power outlet. It even has a handy LED display that tells you how much power it has left, so you won’t have to worry about it dying unannounced.
Jackery Explorer E240 High-Capacity Portable Generator (P35,000)
This portable generator from Jackery has two USB ports and an AC outlet that can charge a smartphone up to 15 times and a laptop up to four times. It even promises to power a 32-inch TV for up to three hours—all thanks to the 240Wh battery capacity.
Technoamp Portable Laptop Charger (P13,500)
With two USB ports, one USB-C port, and an AC power outlet, this 64,000 mAh portable charger from Technoamp will be a lifesaver when the electricity goes out. It can be used to charge a smartphone up to 20 times as well as to power laptops, TVs, printers, fans, lamps, mini fridges, gaming consoles, and more. Plus, you can charge four devices simultaneously!
GAMECH Impower Multi-Function Power Bank (P9,990)
They say the best things come in small packages and this seven-and-a-half inch-long GAMECH power bank is proof with 24,000 mAh packed into the compact device along with three USB ports and an AC outlet. You’ll have no problem throwing it in your bag and using it no matter where you work!