If you are deciding to buy a new portable Solar Power Generator, it is not going to be an easy task since there are numerous options available. For being able to select the Best Solar Power Generator, there are two important things which you need to keep in mind i.e. your energy requirement and the budget. Here we will be reviewing a few popular solar generators available in the market.
- Goal Zero Yeti 1400:
It is one of the most highly powered Portable Solar Power Generator. It is powered by 1425 Wh Lithium-ion battery which delivers sufficient power to operate 10 devices. The devices can be connected through various output ports available like AC, 12V DC, high-power USB, USB-C, and USB-PD.
The weight of this generator is approximately 44 lbs and it is capable of operating high power devices like refrigerators, water pumps, etc. The Goal Yeti app makes the operation of this device even smoother. With routing it through your wi-fi router, you can easily monitor the battery charging level, power input/output, and even the power on the output port can be easily controlled (on/off) with your smartphone.
The battery comes in a waterproof packaging that protects it from unnecessary damages and makes it more durable.
- Jackery Explorer 500
Jackery Explorer 500 is again a very popular solar power station both in rural and urban areas. It is quite capable of powering up small and medium electronic items. This solar generator can also be charged by an AC supply. It comes with 12V/10A carport and 3*5V/2.4A USB power ports for powering the items. An inbuilt LCD screen displays the power input/ output, battery levels makes it convenient to use.
The weight of this solar generator is more than 13 pounds, which is quite heavy. Overall Jackery Explorer 500 is a good choice for medium power requirements.
3. Ecoflow River:
Even with its sleek and compact design Ecoflow River is quite powerful for the low power requirements. The Ecoflow River has a capacity of 412 wh which is sufficient for multiple charging of laptops and mobile phones and at the same time any small equipment like TV or a small fridge can also be operated. The weight of this solar generator is 11 lbs which makes it quite portable.
Here we have reviewed three portable solar power generators all having three different power outputs high, medium, and low. I think this article will help you in finding your solar generator.