Tag Archives: solar chargers

  • Solartab C: “The World’s Quickest Solar Charger”

    Solartab C: “The World’s Quickest Solar Charger”

    Solar energy: It may be on the verge of losing all its government funding, but that doesn’t mean you can’t invest in it a little yourself. And with Solartab C, you don’t even have to sacrifice charging speed for the power of the sun, since it’s billed as “the world’s quickest solar charger.” Solartab C […]

  • HeLi-On Portable Foldable Solar Charger

    HeLi-On Portable Foldable Solar Charger

    If you have a Ray Randall-like urge to charge your devices with the power of the sun, there are a lot of options out there available to you, many of them featured on this very website. One of the most appealing is the new HeLi-On, which solves the common problem of solar chargers—how much space […]

  • Nipi: An Actually Smart Cooler and Portable Solar Generator

    Nipi: An Actually Smart Cooler and Portable Solar Generator

    It almost doesn’t seem sporting to call a product that doesn’t sync up to a smartphone a “smart” product – but Nipi is a cooler and solar charger with enough truly intelligent features that it earns the “smart” designation and then some. Probably the best of those features is Nipi’s built-in solar panel for charging […]

  • Solar Paper: “The World’s Thinnest and Lightest Solar Charger”

    Solar Paper: “The World’s Thinnest and Lightest Solar Charger”

    No, Solar Paper isn’t notebook paper that somehow absorbs and uses energy from the sun. The “paper” in the name is instead a reference to its size – more precisely its thinness, as the product is billed by its makers at YOLK as “the world’s thinnest and lightest solar charger.” Solar Paper is just .15 […]

  • Gingko Solar Tree iPhone and iPad Solar Charger

    Gingko Solar Tree iPhone and iPad Solar Charger

    Most solar chargers put an emphasis on functionality (assuming they’re thoughtfully designed at all), so it’s rare to see one that makes anything resembling a visual impression while it charges your stuff with the sun. The Gingko Solar Tree is different, though, taking its cues from the Japanese gingko so that it looks good as […]

  • 9 Best Backup Cell Phone Chargers

    9 Best Backup Cell Phone Chargers

    As cell phones have gotten more and more advanced, their batteries have gotten worse and worse. So the need for some kind of backup plan becomes more pronounced, for when you don’t have access to the normal “plug it in when you go to sleep” plan. For those times, here are nine of the best […]

  • Port Solar Charger by XD Design: Charge Your Devices With the Sun (Photos)

    Port Solar Charger by XD Design: Charge Your Devices With the Sun (Photos)

    Unless you’re Birdman (the superhero, not the rapper), it’s not easy to personally harness the power of the sun in a way that goes beyond the simple sustenance of all life on Earth. Until now, that is, thanks to XD Design’s new Port Solar Charger, a high-tech alternative to cheap solar chargers that were previously […]