Awesome Batteries

EcoFlow RIVER Portable Power Station

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Keep your campsite running with this powerful and portable battery pack. With a capacity of 288Wh, it charges gadgets quickly, and its three AC outlets can power tools and household appliances. It has three USB-A ports, including one with fast charge, one USB-C 100W port, a 12VDC port, and built-in emergency light.

Cassie Runs a 5K

Cassie Runs a 5K

A while back, we met a funny-looking robot known as Cassie. Developed by the OSU Dynamic Robotics Laboratory and Agility Robotics, the bipedal robot can walk and run ostrich-style. Her human masters have now figured out a way for Cassie to run a 5K on a single charge. The research could lead to improved efficiency for delivery robots.

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HomePower ONE Backup Battery Power Station

Be prepared for power outages with this 1000W battery backup unit. It has three 110V AC outlets, two USB-C ports with PD 18W, one USB-A port with 5V/2.4A, one USB-A w/Quick Charge 3.0, and one 12V/10A car outlet. It’s capable of running some devices for up to seven days. Save an extra 15% through 8.4.21 with code ANNUAL15.

TekFire Lighter/Battery

TekFire Lighter/Battery
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UST’s rugged gadget is the perfect addition to any adventurer’s kit. Not only does it contain a plasma arc lighter for starting campfires without butane, but it also doubles as a 3000mAh emergency charger for your USB-A or USB-C powered devices. It comes with a paracord lanyard with a red core that doubles as tinder.

Betka Portable Qi Wireless Charging Power Bank

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Keep your phone charged wherever you go with this portable charging bank. Its 10,000 mAh battery can charge a phone multiple times, it has a Qi-compatible wireless charging plate built-in, and can also power up gadgets via its USB ports. Save 28% in The Awesomer Shop.

Coleman One Source Lantern

Coleman One Source Lantern
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This airy-looking LED lantern kicks out up to 1000 lumens of light in high brightness mode, or 50 lumens in low mode. It’s powered by Coleman’s OneSource interchangeable battery packs, which can be used in other gadgets like flashlights, fans, speakers, and tent lighting. It can also be used to recharge smartphones.

GenStove Camp Stove Generator

GenStove Camp Stove Generator

This portable gas stove captures the heat generated while cooking food to charge a 3200 mAh battery pack and gadgets via its USB port. It comes in propane and butane fuel versions and includes an LED light bar that the fire can also power.

BackPack Magnetic Powerbank

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This wireless charging pack is equipped with powerful magnets which align perfectly with iPhone 12 models. It also works as a universal charger for other devices using its powerful 5000 mAh battery, juicing up devices via wireless, USB Type-A, or USB Type-C charging ports. Save 20% in The Awesomer Shop.

Battery Organizer Briefcase

Battery Organizer Briefcase
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Sick of digging through drawers looking for batteries? Keep them all in one spot in this briefcase-style organizer. It’s got foam cutouts for AA, AAA, C, D, 9V, and button batteries, along with zippered pockets for other sizes. It also comes with a battery tester, and its makers claim its fireproof, waterproof, and even explosionproof.

Making Tesla Batteries

Making Tesla Batteries

Tesla takes us on a high-speed journey through the battery production line at their $5 billion Gigafactory. It’s a robotic ballet of epic proportions, as thousands of the individual cylindrical battery cells come together. While not a single human is seen in the video, Tesla is hiring people for their battery division.

Powering a Home on Laptop Batteries

Powering a Home on Laptop Batteries

Most homes get power from utility companies, which can be costly and negatively impact the environment. VICE Impact introduces us to Jehu Garcia, an electronics enthusiast who has built a DIY powerwall – an off-grid installation of recycled lithium-ion batteries that stores solar energy and power his home.

QiStone+ Wireless Portable Charger

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Keep your phone juiced up whenever you need it with this 4000mAh battery pack. In addition to a standard USB charging port, it has a wireless Qi charger, so you can recharge two devices at once. Save 62% off the list price in The Awesomer Shop.

Die Hard is Back

Die Hard is Back

Or more like DieHard is back, as in the car battery. Advance Auto Parts enlisted the help of Bruce Willis to promote DieHard batteries, returning to his role as John McClane and taking on old and new enemies along the way. Bonus points for the return of Argyle.

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Nitecore MPB21 Intelligent Battery System

Nitecore MPB21 Intelligent Battery System

This modular power bank system includes three useful components: a magnetic 80-lumen, high CRI lantern, a 5000mAh rechargeable 21700 battery, and a magnetic charger that can recharge the battery or your phone. The kit includes a hardshell case, and its battery can be used to power other lights such as the i4000R.

CarAIDE 3X Emergency Tool

The CarAIDE is a versatile tool to keep in your car’s trunk. In addition to being able to jumpstart a dead car battery and charge other gadgets via USB, it packs a flashlight, compass, thermometer, hook, emergency rope, emergency alarm, window breaker, seat belt cutter, a strong magnet, and more. Save 20% in The Awesomer Shop.

HyperGear Digital Power Bank

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Whether your gadgets have a USB or USB-C port, this portable battery pack from HyperGear is ready to deliver its power. It has two USB ports and one USB-C port, and a maximum 15-watt total output. Find both 10,000 mAh and 20,000 mAh versions in The Awesomer Shop.

AtomXS Keychain Charger

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If you ever find yourself in a pinch and running low on phone power, this tiny battery pack can be a lifesaver. Its 1300 mAh battery fits on your keychain, and can provide up to 3 hours of additional runtime for a typical phone. Available in Lightning, MicroUSB, and USB-C versions. Save 30% in The Awesomer Shop.

Multifunction Battery Pack Flashlight

Multifunction Battery Pack Flashlight
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This 10,000 mAh battery pack not only offers extra juice for your gadgets, it doubles as a super-bright, dual-lens flashlight, and also can power up Qi wireless devices if you accidentally left your power cable at home. It can also be recharged with solar energy.

SOScharger USB Generator Charger

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You’ll never be caught without power for your phone again with the SOScharger. It combines a 2300 mAh battery pack with an on-board crank generator, which you can use to refill the battery in an emergency situation. It has a single 1A USB output. Save 49% in The Awesomer Shop.

Building a Giant Battery Pack

Building a Giant Battery Pack

The Q was looking for a way to power his plug-in gadgets while away from home. While he could have just bought a ready-made power pack, he decided to build his own, wiring together dozens of 18650 batteries, then connecting an inverter to convert the DC power into AC.

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Jackery Explorer 1000 Power Station

Jackery Explorer 1000 Power Station

Jackery’s most powerful battery pack cranks out up to 1000 watts of power, so you can even use it to power small appliances. It has three 110V AC outlets, two USB-C ports, two USB-A port (one QC 3.0), and a 12V DC port. It can also be recharged with Jackery’s optional 100W solar panels.

JumpSmart Jump Starter Kit

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Has your car ever needed a jump-start? If you had the JumpSmart in your trunk, you could have started it back up without another vehicle. This powerful 37,000 mWh li-Po battery has enough kick to start most everyday cars, trucks, and SUVs. It also includes a 330-lumen LED flashlight, and can charge gadgets via its USB port.

SuperMini Charger and Cable

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Keep all your gadgets juiced up with this compact charger from Zendure. With 10,000 mAh, it can recharge most phones 2 to 3 times. It supports quick charging via its 18-watt USB-C and USB-A ports, and includes a braided USB-C to Lightning cable for iOS devices. Save 49% off the original price in The Awesomer Shop.

Flash Mobile Power Bank

Flash Mobile Power Bank

This portable 20,000mAh power bank cranks out a total of 150-watts, and includes a 100-watt USB-C port for charging laptops. It can charge up to four gadgets at once, and claims exceptional speed, low temperatures, and long life thanks to its Tesla-sourced graphene batteries. It also has a wireless charging pad.

GO-TOUGH Power Banks

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These rugged, waterproof power banks are great for keeping gadgets charged up with either a 5000 mAh or 7500mAh battery capacity. Plus, they double as an emergency LED flashlight and flashing SOS signal. Save an additional 15% in The Awesomer Shop with code BFSAVE15 (through 12/15/19).

BatteryPro Portable Charger

This portable battery pack offers up 8000 mAh of juice – enough to charge most phones almost 3 full times. But what makes it unique is its built-in magnetic charger for the Apple Watch, making it the perfect battery pack for camping and keeping your gadgets juiced up. Save 10% with code JULYSAVE10 (expires 7/31/19)

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