The Array solar backpack both carries and charges your laptop along with cell phones, tablets, and digital cameras. The solar pocket can be removed and attached to other bags. It has 1,500 cubic inches of storage, a padded laptop sleeve, and plenty of other pockets.
10 Watts Solar Power: 1 hour sunlight = up to 30 minutes laptop runtime
Battery: Extends laptop runtime up to 2X, charges smartphones up to 8X
Three 3.4 Watt solar panels generate power in sunlight. They are waterproof, lightweight, and built to withstand abuse.
Power: 10 Watts total peak output at 6 or 18 Volts (selectable depending on charging application)
Charge times:1 hour in direct sun provides up to 30 minutes of run time on a laptop. 1.5 hours of direct sun fully charges a typical cell phone.
Included battery charges efficiently from solar and stores power for use anytime. When not in the sun, it can be charged using the included DC car or AC chargers, making it just as useful on the grid as off.
Capacity: 20,000 mAh, 72 Wh
Output: 5V/2A USB, and 12V/4A, 16V/3.5A, 19V/3A (two output ports)
Input: 14-20 V, 1.2 A
Maximum Output Power: 57 Watts
Weight: 1.23 pounds (558g)
Dimensions: 185 x 125 x 16 mm
Charge Time: In direct sun, V72 battery fully charges in 14.5 hours from 10 Watts and in 9 hours from 16.8 Watts of solar panels. Can also be charged using included DC or AC chargers.
Battery Type: Lithium Polymer
Protection: Short Circuit, Over Charge, Over Discharge, Over Current, Over Temperature
Charge Display: LEDs light sequentially when charging.
Capacity Display: 1 light < 20%, 2 lights < 40%, 3 lights < 60%, 4 lights < 80% full, 5 lights > 95%
The 72 battery and all bags that include the V72 come with an adapter for recharging from an AC power source (100-240VAC).
Included adapters allow you to: Connect to laptops via 10 standard adapters. Charge devices from the USB Port using your own cable or the standard mini and micro USB adapters. Connect to car-powered devices with our car charger socket.
Detachable Charging Section: Solar charging section zips off and can be attached to another bag, bike rack, etc. with the included straps and clips.
Volume: 1500 cubic inches (25 liters)
Dimensions: 18" high x 14"wide x 8" deep (46cm high x 35cm wide x 21cm deep)
Weight: 5.5 lbs (2500 grams) including battery and solar panels
Padded laptop pocket: Dedicated pocket fits up to a 17" laptop (17" MacBook, larger 17" laptops may not fit)
Wire channels: placed throughout the bag for cables and bladder tubes
Built for Comfort: High density padding in the shoulder straps and back. Mesh backing material for better air flow.
Fabric: 600D shell made from recycled PET (soda bottles), which is waterproof, lightweight, and UV resistant.
Our chargers are designed as universal chargers so this is a partial list of thousands of compatible devices. If you have a question about compatibility with your device or expected charge times, please contact us via our Tech Support Form.
Apple: Pre-June 2012 requires optional reconfigured MagSafe 1 adapter or Apples' Airline adapter connected to our standard car charger socket. Post June-2012 MacBooks require the Apple MagSafe to MagSafe 2 adapter. See more about making the connection here. Dell: Newer Dell Ultrabooks use the optional 4.5x2.8mm adapter and will recharge from Voltaic's battery. Older Dell's may not recharge, but will run off Voltaic's battery. This means you should not run your Dell battery completely flat when planning to use an external battery. HP Business: HP Business Class laptops will require an optional adapter "7.4x5.1x0.6mm HP" here. Others including Acer, ASUS, HP, Lenovo, Samsung Toshiba and VAIO: Using the included adapter set, we've been able to connect to and charge every modern 15" or smaller laptop we've tested. Asus: Eee PC Netbooks (19V setting, requires optional adapter).
Apple: iPhone 1G, 2G, 3G, 3GS, 4G, 4S, 5, iPod Touch, Classic, Nano, Shuffle (using your Apple USB cable or our optional 30-pin adapter) BlackBerry: Bold 9700, Curve 8900, Pearl 8130, Storm 9530, Torch, Tour 9630 - Not compatible with Blackberry 9810 Flip: SlideHD, MinoHD, UltraHD HTC: Eris, Evo, HD2, HD7 Hero, Incredible, Rhyme, Trophy, Thunderbolt Garmin: Oregon, Dakota, and zumo Series, eTrex with nuvi with Garmin's power cable Iridium: 9555 Satellite Phone via Iridium car charger and 12V output LG: Chocolate (requires optional adapter), Incite, Revolution, Rumor Kodak: zi6, zi8 Motorola: Atrix, Backflip, Droid, Droid X, Pro and 2 Nintendo: DS Lite with optional adapter Nokia: N72, N900, N97 Mini, X3, X6 Samsung: Epic, Charge, Galaxy S and X, Instinct, Mythic, Rogue Palm/HP: Pre, Veer Sony: PSP (requires optional 4.0x1.7mm phone adapter) TomTom: XL, XXL and GO Series.
Learn more about expected charge times and battery capacity from our guide to solar charging tablets.
Apple: iPad, iPad 2, new iPad, iPad Mini (via Apple USB cable) Acer: Iconia A500 and A100 (12V setting, via included 3.0x1.0mm adapter) ASUS: Transformer (16V setting, via optional ASUS Transformer adapter) BlackBerry: Playbook LG: T-Mobile G-Slate Motorola: XOOM 32GB (12V setting, requires optional adapter) XOOM 16GB family edition (via XOOM usb cable) Nook: Color (via Nook USB cable - note: charges best when connected to nook overnight in sleep mode) Samsung: Galaxy Tab (requires optional Galaxy Tab adapter) Toshiba: Thrive Tablet (19V setting, adapter supplied with V60). Lots more detail on our Solar Tablet Charger guide.
You can charge digital camera batteries using an optional camera cradle matched to the battery in your camera. Connect the cradle to the battery at 12V or directly to the panels. Read more about our solar camera charger solution including our list of available cradles.
2 Year warranty on bag/case and panel(s), 1 year warranty on battery. 30 Day Refund for products returned in new condition.