17 Watt Solar Charger Kit

This kit combines, a rugged, lightweight and waterproof 17 Watt solar panel with our V72 laptop battery for fast laptop, digital camera and tablet charging. You can easily slip this panel in a backpack for portability or mount it wherever you need power.

$259

  • smartphone charges from Voltaic battery
  • hours in the sun to charge smartphone
  • hours of smartphone usage from 1 hour in the sun
  • battery charges from Voltaic battery
  • hours in the sun to charge DSLR battery
  • tablet charges from Voltaic battery
  • hours in the sun to charge tablet
  • hours of tablet usage from 1 hour in the sun
  • tablet charges from Voltaic battery
  • hours in the sun to charge tablet
  • hours of tablet usage from 1 hour in the sun
  • laptop charges from Voltaic battery
  • hours in the sun to charge laptop
  • minutes of laptop usage from 1 hour in the sun

How it Works Laptop Chargers

laptop battery - whats included

Includes:
17 Watt, 18 Volt Solar Panel +

  1. V72 Laptop Battery
  2. MicroUSB Adapter - connects to Android phones (iPhones use standard USB cable)
  3. USB Output Cable - connects to phone adapters
  4. Standard Laptop Adapters
  5. Laptop Output Cable - connects to Laptop Adapters
  6. Car Charger Socket - 5.5 x 2.5mm - charges devices that have a car charger
  7. AC Charger - charges V72 battery from AC
  8. DC Charger - charges V72 battery from DC (car)

Features

Size and Weight
  • Solar Panel: 15.5x 10.75x 0.25 in (39 x 27x 0.6 cm), Battery: 7.3 x 5 x 0.6 in (18.5 x 12.5 x 1.6 cm)
  • 2.9 pounds (1.3 kg) including battery and solar panels
Solar Panel Output
  • Monocrystalline cells - 19% efficient
  • Open Circuit Voltage: 20.0V
  • Peak Voltage: 17.5V
  • Peak Current: 1.05A
  • Peak Current: 18.45 Watts
Solar Panel Construction
  • Urethane coating
  • 3mm Aluminum/Plastic composite substrate
Panel Mounting and Cables
  • 8 screws on back corners of panel allow multiple mounting options
  • Output cable is 8.5 inches, 22cm long and terminates in a 5.5x2.1mm adapter to connect to V72 battery
V72 Laptop Battery
  • Capacity: 20,000mAh, 72 Watt Hours
  • Output: 5V/2A USB, and 12V/4A, 16V/3.5A, 19V/3A
  • Input: 14-20V, 1.2A
  • Battery Type: Li-Polymer
  • Protection: Short Circuit, Over Charge, Over Discharge, Over Current, Over Temperature
laptop battery - whats included

Battery Functions:

  1. DC Input to Charge Voltaic battery
  2. DC Output to charge laptops
  3. 12/16/19V Selector - controls High Voltage Output
  4. USB Output (5 Volts) to charge smartphones and other USB devices
  5. Power Button and Charge Indicator

Smartphones:
Charges all USB Devices including all Apple iPhones, Android and Blackberry smartphones.

Tablets:
Charges all known tablets. Only a few tablets require an optional adapter.
ASUS: Transformer Tablets require our FUSB - 5521 adapter

Digital Cameras:
Charges both DSLRs and cameras that charge from USB. For DSLRs, optional camera charger cradle that matches your camera battery (see Adapter section) is required. Read our tutorial on solar camera charging.

Laptops:
Charges nearly all 15" and smaller laptops. Additional details and known exceptions follow. Details on complete adapter set is here.
Acer: Use our standard "N" or "E" adapters
Apple: Pre-June 2012 requires optional reconfigured MagSafe 1 adapter or Apples' Airline adapter connected to Voltaic's standard car charger socket. Post June-2012 MacBooks also require the Apple MagSafe to MagSafe 2 adapter. MacBook Pro 15" may need to be charged in sleep mode. Read our guide to charging MacBooks.
ASUS: Most use either the battery output cable or standard "N" or "L" adapters. UX, Q200, S200 Series require optional 4.0 x 1.35mm adapter.
Dell: Use our standard "J" or "I2" adapters. Dell's internal battery will run off Voltaic's battery, but may not recharge. This means you should not run your Dell battery completely flat when planning to use an external battery.
HP: HP Business Class laptops will require an optional HP adapter. Envy series uses included "D" adapter. Older HPs use included "J" adapter. Customer incompatibility cited with Elitebook series.
Lenovo: Use included "K" or "M" (rectangular) adapter
Panasonic Toughbook: Use Voltaic battery output cable
Samsung: Most modern Samsung use included "E2" or "Q" adapter.
Sony VAIO: Duo and Pro use included "D" adapter
Toshiba: Most use Voltaic battery output cable


Accessories

Adapters
Optional Phone Adapters

Optional Phone Adapters

Model
Camera Charger Cradle

Camera Charger Cradle

Model
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    Camera Cradle: Charge your Canon 5D and D60 (full compatibility list below) camera battery from the V72 battery or directly off of panels with 12V-18V output. Includes 3.5x1.1mm to 3.5x1.3mm adapter and 12V car charger. Use with 12V setting.

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    Camera Cradle: Charge your Canon EOS 1100D (see full compatibility list below) camera battery from the V72 battery or directly off of panels with 12V-18V output. Includes 3.5x1.1mm to 3.5x1.3mm adapter and 12V car charger. Use with 12V setting.

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    Camera Cradle: Charge your Canon EOS 1000D, 450D, 500D, Rebel XSi camera battery (full compatibility list below) from the V72 battery or directly off of panels with 12V-18V output. Includes 3.5x1.1mm to 3.5x1.3mm adapter and 12V car charger. Use with 12V setting.

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    Camera Cradle: Charge your Canon 5D Mark II and EOS 60D (full compatibility list below) camera battery from the V72 battery or directly off of panels with 12V-18V output. Includes 3.5x1.1mm to 3.5x1.3mm adapter and 12V car charger. Use with 12V setting.

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    Camera Cradle: Charge your Canon T3i and T4i (full compatibility list below) camera battery from the V72 battery or directly off of panels with 12V-18V output. Includes 3.5x1.1mm to 3.5x1.3mm adapter and 12V car charger. Use with 12V setting.

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    Camera Cradle: Charge your Canon G15 (full compatibility list below) camera battery from the V72 battery or directly off of panels with 12V-18V output. Includes 3.5x1.1mm to 3.5x1.3mm adapter and 12V car charger. Use with 12V setting.

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    Camera Cradle: Charge your Canon ELPH 110, 115, 130, 320 and 340 HS (full compatibility list below) camera battery from the V72 battery or directly off of panels with 12V-18V output. Includes 3.5x1.1mm to 3.5x1.3mm adapter and 12V car charger. Use with 12V setting.

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    Camera Cradle: Charge your Canon camera battery from the V72 battery or directly off of panels with 12V-18V output. Includes 3.5x1.1mm to 3.5x1.3mm adapter and 12V car charger. Use with 12V setting.

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    Camera Cradle: Charge your Canon Rebel XT and G9 (full compatibility list below) camera battery from the V72 battery or directly off of panels with 12V-18V output. Includes 3.5x1.1mm to 3.5x1.3mm adapter and 12V car charger. Use with 12V setting.

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    Camera Cradle: Charge your Canon SD10, 20, 100, 110, 500 or 550 camera battery from the V72 battery or directly off of panels with 12V-18V output. Includes 3.5x1.1mm to 3.5x1.3mm adapter and 12V car charger. Use with 12V setting.

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    Camera Cradle: Charge your Canon camera battery from the V72 battery or directly off of panels with 12V-18V output. Includes 3.5x1.1mm to 3.5x1.3mm adapter and 12V car charger. Use with 12V setting.

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    Camera Cradle: Charge your Canon camera battery from the V72 battery or directly off of panels with 12V-18V output. Includes 3.5x1.1mm to 3.5x1.3mm adapter and 12V car charger. Use with 12V setting.

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    Camera Cradle: Charge your Canon ELPH 500 HS or S95 (full compatibility list below) camera battery from the V72 battery or directly off of panels with 12V-18V output. Includes 3.5x1.1mm to 3.5x1.3mm adapter and 12V car charger. Use with 12V setting.

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    Camera Cradle: Charge your Canon G10, G11 or G12 (full compatibility list below) camera battery from the V72 battery or directly off of panels with 12V-18V output. Includes 3.5x1.1mm to 3.5x1.3mm adapter and 12V car charger. Use with 12V setting.

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    Camera Cradle: Charge your FujiFilm camera battery from the V72 battery or directly off of panels with 12V-18V output. Includes 3.5x1.1mm to 3.5x1.3mm adapter and 12V car charger. Use with 12V setting.

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    Camera Cradle: Charge your Nikon camera battery from the V72 battery or directly off of panels with 12V-18V output. Includes 3.5x1.1mm to 3.5x1.3mm adapter and 12V car charger. Use with 12V setting.

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    Camera Cradle: Charge your Nikon camera battery from the V72 battery or directly off of panels with 12V-18V output. Includes 3.5x1.1mm to 3.5x1.3mm adapter and 12V car charger. Use with 12V setting.

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    Camera Cradle: Charge your Nikon camera battery from the V72 battery or directly off of panels with 12V-18V output. Includes 3.5x1.1mm to 3.5x1.3mm adapter and 12V car charger. Use with 12V setting.

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    Camera Cradle: Charge your Nikon Coolpix S70 or S8100 (full compatibility list below) camera battery from the V72 battery or directly off of panels with 12V-18V output. Includes 3.5x1.1mm to 3.5x1.3mm adapter and 12V car charger. Use with 12V setting.

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    Camera Cradle: Charge your Nikon D5100 or D5300 (full compatibility list below) camera battery from the V72 battery or directly off of panels with 12V-18V output. Includes 3.5x1.1mm to 3.5x1.3mm adapter and 12V car charger. Use with 12V setting.

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    Camera Cradle: Charge your Nikon D600, D800, 800E D7000 or D7100 camera battery from the V72 battery or directly off of panels with 12V-18V output. Includes 3.5x1.1mm to 3.5x1.3mm adapter and 12V car charger. Use with 12V setting.

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    Camera Cradle: Charge your Nikon camera battery from the V72 battery or directly off of panels with 12V-18V output. Includes 3.5x1.1mm to 3.5x1.3mm adapter and 12V car charger. Use with 12V setting.

  • Add to Cart More Info

    Camera Cradle: Charge your Nikon camera battery from the V72 battery or directly off of panels with 12V-18V output. Includes 3.5x1.1mm to 3.5x1.3mm adapter and 12V car charger. Use with 12V setting.

  • Add to Cart More Info

    Camera Cradle: Charge your Nikon camera battery from the V72 battery or directly off of panels with 12V-18V output. Includes 3.5x1.1mm to 3.5x1.3mm adapter and 12V car charger. Use with 12V setting.

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    Camera Cradle: Charge your Olympus camera battery from the V72 battery or directly off of panels with 12V-18V output. Includes 3.5x1.1mm to 3.5x1.3mm adapter and 12V car charger. Use with 12V setting.

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    Camera Cradle: Charge your Olympus camera battery from the V72 battery or directly off of panels with 12V-18V output. Includes 3.5x1.1mm to 3.5x1.3mm adapter and 12V car charger. Use with 12V setting.

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    Camera Cradle: Charge your Olympus camera battery from the V72 battery or directly off of panels with 12V-18V output. Includes 3.5x1.1mm to 3.5x1.3mm adapter and 12V car charger. Use with 12V setting.

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    Camera Cradle: Charge your Olympus camera battery from the V72 battery or directly off of panels with 12V-18V output. Includes 3.5x1.1mm to 3.5x1.3mm adapter and 12V car charger. Use with 12V setting.

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    Camera Cradle: Charge your Panasonic camera battery from the V72 battery or directly off of panels with 12V-18V output. Includes 3.5x1.1mm to 3.5x1.3mm adapter and 12V car charger. Use with 12V setting.

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    Camera Cradle: Charge your Sony camera battery from the V72 battery or directly off of panels with 12V-18V output. Includes 3.5x1.1mm to 3.5x1.3mm adapter and 12V car charger. Use with 12V setting.

  • Add to Cart More Info

    Camera Cradle: Charge your Sony camera battery from the V72 battery or directly off of panels with 12V-18V output. Includes 3.5x1.1mm to 3.5x1.3mm adapter and 12V car charger. Use with 12V setting.

  • Add to Cart More Info

    Camera Cradle: Charge your Sony camera battery from the V72 battery or directly off of panels with 12V-18V output. Includes 3.5x1.1mm to 3.5x1.3mm adapter and 12V car charger. Use with 12V setting.

Optional Laptop Adapters

Optional Laptop Adapters

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