REVIEW – Being able to power my several mobile devices off the grid has become very important to me. For the past 16 months, I have been working remotely, and having portable power allows me to sometimes leave the confines of my home office for some much-needed fresh air while maintaining my work responsibilities. Since I carry around several devices including a laptop, tablet, and 3 phones, I need a power station that offers multiple connectivity options and enough power. Enter the BigBlue Cellpowa 500 Power Station!
What is it?
The BigBlue Cellpowa 500 Power Station is a powerful, safe, and eco-friendly power source for home use and off-grid living. It can meet the electricity demand of many common electrical appliances. It features 537.6Wh, a LiFePO4 battery/500W Surge 1000W）with a >2000 Lifecycle. It also has a built-in convenient telescopic handle for easy portability.
What’s in the box
Design and features
On the front of the BigBlue Cellpowa 500 Power Station, there is a large LED screen and all of the ports. On the back, there is a built-in flashlight. Air vents are on the other 2 sides. There is also a telescopic handle on the top.
The BigBlue Cellpowa 500 Power Station works like any other power station. The first thing to do is to charge it fully.
Once charged, the ports can be used to charge, recharge and/or power many types of devices. Here are some approximate examples:
What I like
- The build quality
- The sleek design
- The connectivity
- The very nice LED display
- The power it offers
What I’d change
I am a big fan of power stations and over the past few years, I have incorporated a few of them into my everyday gear to provide mobile and flexible power options. The BigBlue Cellpowa 500 Power Station fits in very well. It offers good connectivity options and packs enough power to charge multiple devices multiple times. It is also well built.