Believe it or not, smartphone batteries have gotten better over the last few years, especially compared to when Android phones just arrived into the market. The powerful pocket computers demand power and OEMs do their best to offer the best solution for battery efficiency.
We've created a list with a bunch of reliable battery banks. Have a look and decide which one suits you the best.
- Don't want to carry a brick with you? Check out the best phones with big batteries here.
Mi 2i 20000mAh Power Bank
The heavyweight champion
The first power bank by Xiaomi that was manufactured in India, this one comes with a battery capacity of 20000mAh. It offers dual USB output and also supports Quick Charge 3.0 on a single port. Translation: you can charge two devices simultaneously, but if you want to charge one device quickly then you have to skip using the other port.
The power bank is compatible with various devices and offers a conversion rate of 85%.
Mi 2i 10,000mAh Power Bank
Xiaomi has a hand in some unexpected sectors of technology, including audio and portable chargers. But don't sleep on either, as it's onto something worth checking out.
During our testing, its 10,000mAh Power Bank provided good results, both in terms of its portability and charging potential. While not the fastest charger out there, it was able to charge our Google Pixel 2 in a little over two hours. Thankfully, it's discreet enough that you can bring it with you just about everywhere to plug in when necessary.
It's not rare for a power bank to come with a charging cable, but we appreciate that this one has been built with care to suit both micro USB and USB-C users with the same cable.
Syska Power Boost 100 (10,000mAh)
The Syska Power Boost 100 comes with a 10000mAh cell to charge your mobile devices on the go. The power bank has a dual USB ports. So, if you want to charge two devices simultaneously, the job can be done with an ease.
It retails from Rs 1130 on Amazon, and Rs 599 on Flipkart.
Intex IT-PB16K 16000mAh
Saving money and power
This power bank from Intex also comes with two USB ports, allowing users to charge two devices simultaneously. Its built-in LED indicators display the charging status and the battery life. You can also save battery life by switching to the power saving mode.
Intex IT-PB11K 11000mAh
You can charge a standard smartphone up to four times with this particular power bank. It’s compatible with a wide range of devices.
One of the key highlights of this power bank is that it comes with three USB ports, allowing you to charge three devices simultaneously. Intex offers 1 year of warranty for the product.
Ambrane P-1310 13000mAh
More colour, less cable
Packing a sleek design and LED torch on board, this Ambrane power bank serves more than one purpose. It is currently available on Amazon, and the seller is offering the power bank in seven colors.
For phones only
This portable charger provides sufficient power to juice up your smartphone several times a day. Due to its high conversion rate, it will charge your device quickly. The user will also get one year warranty at the time of its purchase.
The only drawback of this power bank is that it is compatible only with smartphones, whereas other power banks can charge a variety of devices.
Flipkart Smartbuy 20000mAh
A smart boy
As the name suggests, Flipkart Smartbuy is the exclusive product line owned by the e-commerce giant. Priced at Rs 1299, the portable charger comes with a battery capacity of 20,000mAh and offers dual USB output ports. It also supports smart charging and is compatible with multiple devices, and even has an LED torch.
The power bank is available at one year warranty and 10 days replacement policy.
Intex IT-PBA 20000mAh
Pretty and powerful
Intex is one of the most popular manufacturers in the accessories segment today. Although the company is known for its smartphones, the manufacturer’s power banks have received some recognition in the market as well. This 20,000mAh power bank from the company can be bought for just Rs 1,399 online, making it one of the best entries on this list.
Ambrane P-2000 20800mAh
A light in dark times
Last but not the least is the 20,800mAh power bank from Ambrane which comes with three ports, allowing users to charge three devices simultaneously. It is also equipped with a torch feature, so you're never without a light source. Just like the Mi 2i power bank, this device is also manufactured in India and has a high conversion rate.
Priced at Rs 1299 on Amazon India, the charger is compatible with multiple devices and is available in two colours, Black and White.
- Don't want to weigh your bag down with a power bank? Check out our list of the best phones with big batteries.