There has been an exponential advancement in mobile phone technology, from larger than life cameras to the fastest processors. But all of these advancements have also impacted the battery life of our phones, especially when we are out and about. This is why you need the best of the best portable chargers for phones that offer you the reliability to be on the go without much stress.
Earlier portable chargers used to be very bulky and not a delight to carry around and contributed to the very problem they were made to solve. However, these days due to the Li-po (lithium polymer) batteries the size and weight of portable chargers have been reduced significantly, and the power output has increased so much that you can even charge your laptops and notebooks with a phone charger.
1. Anker Powercore 20000 mAh – Best Portable Chargers
Anker Powercore is inarguably the best portable chargers for phones due to its high capacity and high output of 4.8A. This is sufficient to support quick charge in almost every flagship Android phone as well as it supports the iPhone too. Though being a bit high on the price spectrum, it aces the competition in every other aspect. It features two USB-A, so you can charge two devices at a time.
Weight: 350 grams
Price: INR 2,399/- Approx
2. Anker Powercore 10000 mAh Power Bank
Unlike its big, bulky and expensive brother this little guy is more compact, yet a reliable portable charger. The PowerCore 10000 holds enough juice to charge two phones completely and still holds some juice to power up another phone a bit more. It is a perfect combination of portability and power and its mAh capacity makes it one of the best portable chargers for phone out in the market currently. Due to its compact size you don’t need to have a big pocket or carry a small bag specifically for this charger, it can fit right into your pocket.
Weight: 181 gram
Price: INR 1,999/- Approx
3. Mi 2i Top Travel Charger
Xiaomi is known to slit its competitors with its high-quality products and aggressive pricing. The Mi 2i is a complete powerhouse holding a juice of 20000mAh and has two USB-A port rated at 9V 2A and supports 18W fast charging that can completely charge two devices at the same time. It has a full aluminum metal body that feels premium in hands and the aggressive price clearly makes it a bang for your buck.
Weight: 430 grams
Price: INR 1,600/- Approx
4. Redmi 10000 mAh – Cheapest Power Bank
Recently Mi launched its budget segment Redmi which flaunts all the specifications of a high-end product. With a juice of 10000mAh and a 10W dual charging port at a competitive price of just ₹599, it is the best portable charger in this segment. This charger’s anodized aluminum body gives it a sturdy build and can easily take accidental bumps. The 10W power output and the two-way quick charge support ensures that while charging your device quickly, the power bank itself can charge itself quickly from an external power source.
Price: INR 599/- Approx (During sale)
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5. Mi 10000 mAh – Best Wireless Portable Charger
This is by far one of the best portable chargers for phones available in the market currently. While the wireless charging technology is quite expensive in the market right now the Mi wireless gives you the best value for money. It features a 10W fast wireless charging and another wired port rated at 9V 2A output that means you can charge two devices at a time.
Weight: 230 gram
Price: INR 2,499/- Approx