Advice for choosing the right Powerbank sufficing your needs

A powerbank serves as an affordable, alternative charging device for your smartphone when there is no electric socket near by to recharge the empty batteries. As a powerbank is in general neither heavy nor inconvenient to carry, everyone feels quite comfortable to take one along while leaving home; especially as the powerbank is operable for all brands and can also recharge other electronic devices. As the unique designs and different colours are made for boasting of something spectacular, the catchy and attractive looks help to elevate social prestige by possessing an ritzy digital lifestyle gadget. Truly, truly, the customers are spoilt for choice. Which powerbank will bei your pick?

The agony of choice

It is a fact that the capacity of powerbanks are expressed in mAh. The todays range varies from 2000 to 12000 mAh. So the question: „Do I have enough „juice“ to power besides my smartphone also my tablet at the fastest possible speed“ is without doubt legitimate. May we therefore shed some light on the question related to choosing not only the fanciest, but the right powerbank for your different mobile devices. Please be aware that our advice might be considered as a poor man’s guide in determing the power conversion efficiency, but as the unit mAh (milli ampere-hour) is generally used to describe the capacity of a battery, it can be figured out how many cycles can be used by the different powerbanks to charge the mobile digital devices. This rule of thumb estimate is of course given despite of the fact that all power devices have a minor energy loss at work referring to an energy conversion efficiency; so generally speaking, the energy efficiency is about 80 to 90 % when powerbanks are charging the mobice devices. But nevertheless, the list should help you to choose the right powerbank for your needs:

< 3000 mAh[/av_cell][av_cell col_style='']Charge your Smart phone or Tablet 1 – 1.5 times
3000 mAh – 5600 mAhCharge your Smart phone or Tablet 1.5 – 2.5 times
5600 mAh – 8000 mAh Charge your Smart phone or Tablet 2.5 – 4 times
8000 mAh – 12000 mAhCharge your Smart phone or Tablet 4 – 6 times

Please note that most tablets will need a 2A output from the Power Bank to be fully charged.