Don’t let your exploration of a new city or your non-stop business trip turn into a desperate hustle from one set of coffee shop outlets to another. It’s up to you to keep your phone charged.
These portable phone chargers from Anker, a “power player,” in the portable battery and travel charger scene, will help you keep your mobile’s battery topped up, letting you avoid the frustrations of low power mode, slow maps or, worse, a completely dead phone.
Skip this nightmare with the best portable phone chargers from Anker.
1. PowerCore+ Metro 10000
With a built-in lightning cable port, the Anker portable charger is a necessity for those who are on the go with their Apple device. It has enough power to charge your iPhone X almost three times and an iPhone 11 twice. And it charges your Apple devices up to 2.5 faster than other portable chargers. No need to worry that you left your lightning cable behind — the Metro 10000 has you covered. For Apple users in particular, this is the best Anker portable charger for sale right now. Slip it into your pocket or backpack and never worry about low battery again.
2. PowerCore 5000
Essentially like carrying around a slightly larger lip balm in your pocket, the PowerCore 5000 is as portable as they come. This tiny portable charger holds enough juice for almost two full charges for an iPhone 8, or one full charge for an iPhone X, with a little to spare. Its small footprint makes it a great travel companion and a smart choice for a portable charger.
3. PowerCore Slim 10000 PD
With the PowerCore Slim 10000, you can power devices quickly when you need battery life stat. You can also trickle charge low-powered devices, which is what makes the Anker PowerCore Slim such a versatile and resourceful pocket-sized power pack. It has two ports to charge two devices at the same time. And it has enough battery life stored to almost fully charge an iPad Pro. Once the power pack is drained, 4.5 hours on the charger fills it back up. It’s a slim, powerful and affordable option that’s great for travel.
However, this isn’t just one of the best Anker portable chargers. With a $40 price tag, it’s also one of the best Anker products for the money.
4. PowerHouse 400
For those times you need a little more power, the PowerHouse 400 is a great solution. It can charge a laptop 6.5 times, an iPhone 24 times, tablets up to 10 times. It even has enough power to run the built-in mini-fridge. Yes, you read that right — there’s a mini-fridge built into this mobile charger. So pack a couple cold ones and head to the beach knowing all your devices will have power.
5. PowerCore Fusion 5000
More than just a wall charger, this Anker portable power pack provides speedy charges when plugged in. The genius of this device is that when it’s plugged into a wall, after it charges your devices, it charges itself. No need for extra wires or power sources. Away from the wall, it will charge newer iPhones about one time.
6. PowerCore 13400 Nintendo Switch Edition
Gamers will appreciate this Anker power pack that is optimized for the Nintendo Switch. It stores enough power for 1.7 Switch charges, but that’s not all it can do. Plug in your MacBook Pro, iPhone X and other devices to bring them back from the dead. When the pack is drained, 3.5 hours of charging fills the tank back up. The standard Nintendo Switch battery is notoriously so-so, which is why the PowerCore 13400 is a mobile gamer’s best friend. No need for gamers to go without anymore.
7. PowerCore II 20000
One of the more powerful battery packs you’ll find, the Anker PowerCore Elitle 20000 holds plenty of charge to power up dead devices. With up to 6.5 iPhone 7 charges and 4.4 Galaxy S8 charges, you won’t have to worry about a dead device on a long road trip or flight. And the PowerIQ 2.0 technology charges your devices quickly as well.
8. PowerCore 26800
Similar to the PowerCore II, but on steroids, the 26800 Anker portable charger has three USB ports to charge multiple devices simultaneously. And with 26800mAh of power, those connected devices charge quickly. It holds enough charge to power an iPad Air 2 1.8 times or an older iPhone 7 6.7 times. When the power is all used up, six hours on a charger replenishes the storage.
9. Anker 20100 mAh Portable Charger
Compact and with enough juice for two full charges of an iPad battery, this portable charger also has Anker’s PowerIQ and Voltage Boost features, allowing a fast, safe and consistent charge for your mobile devices. It comes with two USB outputs. Like most Anker products, you will need to buy USB-C cables and Lightning cables separately.
10. Anker PowerCore 10000
The palm-sized Anker PowerCore 10000 is easy to carry. On a full charge, it will recharge an iPhone X 2.4 times. It does include a USB cable and will fill up from a 5V/ 2A charger in about 4.5 hours.
11. Anker 13000 Portable Charger
The successor to Anker’s PowerCore 10400, this portable charger has upgraded to 13000 milliamp hours but with the same compact size as its predecessor. It still features two USB ports and Anker’s PowerIQ fast charging safety feature. A Micro USB cable is included in the $35 price.
12. Anker PowerCore with USB-C
This ultra-compact 10,000 mAh portable charger lets you leave the dongle at home. It has a USB-C input so you can charge your iPhone, iPad Air or iPad Pro using your USB-C to lighting cable. While a Micro USB Cable is included, USB-C cables and Lightning cables are not.