Anker PowerCore 20100 - 20000mAh Ultra High Capacity Power Bank with Powerful 4.8A Output, PowerIQ Technology for iPhone 7/6s/SE, iPad and Samsung Galaxy S8/S7 and More (Black)
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If you're worried about the Anker Powercore overheating, the company has a technology used here called MultiProtect Safety System. It uses 11 different techniques for what the company believes "ensures complete safety for all your devices." That depends on what your expectations are. The standard Switch has a 4,310mAh battery, so if you want a full charge out of a portable charger at the very least, you're going to have to look for one with a capacity around that.
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When it comes to purchasing a power bank, there are a few important factors to consider. Let's dive into them: Brimming with 20000mAh of pure power—enough to keep an iPhone 7 running for a week. You'll wonder how you ever spent so much time plugged into the wall. Simultaneous charging is supported, letting you use all three ports to charge devices at the same time. But there's no pass-through charging, which would allow the PowerCore+ to charge other devices while it is plugged in. There's also no fast charging, so compatible devices will take longer to charge than they will with a battery like the X6 Pro. Performance and Conclusions
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The PowerCore Speed 20000 PD’s model number is A1275Z11. The PowerCore 20100 Nintendo Switch Edition’s model number is A1275S11. Their advertised specs match up exactly. Side-by-side they look identical except for the Nintendo Switch logo. They weighed the same on my scale. And the side of the Nintendo Switch Edition reads “PowerCore Speed 20000 PD.”
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Anker recommends using this with all Apple and Android smartphones and tablets. It can also charge up some laptops and MacBooks, including the 12-inch MacBook 2015, but it's worth noting not all devices will be compatible.Brand Reliability: When it comes to portable power banks, it's essential to choose a trustworthy brand. Brands like Anker have a solid reputation for producing safe and high-quality products, ensuring your devices are charged efficiently and without any risks. A circular power wheel is on the top, ringed by a series of white LEDs that show charging status. Pressing the wheel activates the LEDs to show how much battery you have left, and holding it down longer activates USB-C output.
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Let's start with some options for those on a tight budget. Don't need more than a single charge? These are the options for you: EAFU 10,000mAh Power BankCharging up this charger itself is likely to take around 10 hours though, so you'll have to wait quite a while for the power bank itself to charge up. Anker also says some lower amp charging cables will take even longer to charge it. Anything else I should know? The results? The Nintendo Switch Edition charged the Switch 289%. The Speed 20000 PD charged it 295%. Again, when you consider a margin of error there isn’t much difference. The ±6% equals ~10 minutes of playtime. There's not much else to know about this charger as it doesn't really have any exciting extra features. There's often a micro USB cable in the box to help you recharge the charger itself, but it's generally better to use the cables that came with your devices.