The Voltaic Converter Solar Backpack is a streamlined bag for commuting and short trips. With 3.4 Watts of power, it will quickly charge all your handheld electronics. A padded laptop sleeve and sizable front pocket keeps everything secure and in easy reach.
3.4 Watts of Solar Power: 1 hour in sun = 75 minutes talk time.
Battery: Up to 14 hours talk time or 68 hours music playback.
A 3.4 watt monocrystalline solar panel generates power in sunlight. They are waterproof, lightweight, and built to withstand abuse.
Power: 3.4 watts total peak output at 6 Volts
Charge times: 6 hours in the sun fully charges a typical phone, 1 hour provides about 75 minutes of talk time.
Included battery charges efficiently from solar and stores power for use anytime. When not in the sun, it can be charged using the USB Power Cable or optional AC travel charger or DC car charger, making it just as useful on the grid as off. Charge devices from the USB Port using your own cable or the included Micro USB and Mini USB adapters.
Capacity: 4,000 mAh, 15 Wh
Output: 5 V, 1000 mA
Input: 5-6 V, 1000 mA
Maximum Output Power: 5 Watts
Weight: 4.4 oz (126 g)
Dimensions: 4" x 2½" x ½" (102 x 65 x 16 mm)
Charge Time: In direct sun, fully charges in 11 hours from 3.4-Watt solar panel. Can also be charged using any USB port or optional 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 flashing LED 0%, 1 LED <33%, 2 LEDs 33-66%, 3 LEDs 66-95%, 4 LEDs 95%+ full
Volume: 970 cubic inches (16 liters), enough room for a laptop and gear for a day trip.
Dimensions: 18" high x 12" wide x 6" deep (46cm high x 31cm wide x 15cm deep)
Weight: 2.4 lbs (1,090 grams) including battery and solar panels
Fully padded, dedicated laptop sleeve: Fits up to a 17" laptop (17" MacBook, larger 17" laptops may not fit)
Storage: One main compartment with 2 interior pockets, laptop sleeve and front pocket for charging and small electronics.
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: 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 (aka iPad3), iPad Mini BlackBerry: Playbook Google: Nexus 7 LG: T-Mobile G-Slate Samsung: Galaxy Tab (requires optional Galaxy Tab adapter) (will not work with ASUS eee Transformer, Motorola XOOM or Acer Iconia Tab) Lots more detail on our Solar Tablet Charger guide.
Charges cameras that charge from USB like the GoPro series. For larger cameras, use a camera cradle that charges from USB like those from Bower.
2 Year warranty on bag/case and panel(s), 1 year warranty on battery. 30 Day Refund for products returned in new condition.