Keeping your iPhone charged and juiced up while on the go is essential because no one wants to be left with a dying battery. Here are some great pocket friendly iPhone battery packs and devices that are great for when you’re traveling since they are lightweight, compact and have enough juice to power up your cell when you need it most!
10. HyperJuice Plug
The HyperJuice Plug features an 15,600 mAh battery and 2 high-power USB ports capable of charging 2 USB devices at the same time. There’s also a built-in retractable wall plug for easy recharging and it comes in different styles. It retails for 159.95.
9. Mophie Juice Pack Powerstation Mini
The Mophie Juice Pack Powerstation Mini has the ability to provide more than twice the battery life to your smartphone while still keeping a low profile shape that slips right into your pocket with its 2500 mAh battery. Get it for $59.95.
8. Cordless Pocket iPhone and USB Charger
The Cordless Pocket charger eliminates the need to carry multiple chargers and power cords and comes with a 30-pin connector for Apple products, its USB cable has built-in connectors that enable use with any device that recharges with a mini- or micro-USB port. It automatically switches to power-saving mode after 10 seconds of inactivity to preserve its energy store and recharges via a computer’s USB port all for only $79.95.
7. Devotec Fuel Micro Charger
The Devotec Fuel Micro Charger is the smallest emergency phone charger around, and its 220 mAmp hour battery is designed to give you around 20 – 30 minutes extra talk time, or up to a few hours more standby, depending on how you use your cell phone. It’s so tiny coming in at just 1.3 by 0.9 by half an inch. It’s so small that it can sit easily on your key ring.
6. Energizer Instant Charger
Energizer Instant Charger more than doubles the run time of iPhone and iPod when powered with 3 AA Energizer Ultimate Lithium batteries (included) and charges as fast as your original Apple charger. Get it now for only $20.60.
5. Eton BoostTurbine 2000
The hand-powered backup battery pack from Eton features a 2000 mAh lithium battery features a Micro-USB DC input to use with most smartphone chargers and a standard USB port for charging mobile devices. For $59.95, it’s made with lightweight yet durable aluminum, it’s handy enough to take virtually anywhere.
What started out as a Kickstarter campaign has turned into noteworthy product with the ChargeCard. It’s a USB cable that’s thin enough to fit easily into your wallet, purse or pocket and will save you when you run out of juice. At 0.1″ thick (2.54mm), ChargeCard fits easily into even the most compact wallets and it’s only $25 with free worldwide shipping.
3. Mophie Juice Pack Reserve Micro
The Mophie Juice Pack Reserve Micro is both lightweight and compact so you can take it with your anywhere. There’s a convenient key ring and integrated charging cables so that you can charge whenever you need. The battery size is 1000mAh and it sells for $39.95.
2. Duracell Instant USB Compact Portable Charger
The Instant Charger allows you to charge many USB-powered devices and the best part is that it’s a handy portable power solution with a 1150 mAH battery to keep in your bag, in your car, or on your desk for devices like iPods, iPhones and more.
1. PocketPlug iPhone Case
The Fancy’s PocketPlug iPhone Case is the first case to feature an integrated wall charger that folds flat to provide maximum portability, but the cool part about it is that it features a micro USB pass through so you can charge and sync your iPhone with a micro USB cord. But if you don’t have one, that’s fine because you’ll always have your JuiceTank with you to recharge your phone. Get it for $70.
Kristie Bertucci is an L.A.-based writer, who can't live without her MacBook Pro. When she's not writing, she's either reading or shopping (online, of course) and loves lazy days so she can catch up on her DVR-recorded shows and movies. She's definitely a Mac girl, she loves music and is currently on a mission to to have an insane and enviable iTunes library.