How to Choose the Right Battery Charger

When you’re on the road, in the air or at sea, today’s world demands you keep your electronics charged to stay connected.

If you pack for vacation without a portable battery charger, you’re a braver traveler than most.Shutterstock

Leaving the house for an extended trip, even just for the weekend, can be an endeavor in itself. From the essentials, like clothes and toiletries, to the specific luggage tailored for that trip, a packing list can sometimes seem daunting. In the midst of it all, it can be difficult to remember one of the most important items: a charger.

Traveling without a portable battery charger is almost impossible.Amazon

When you’re traveling internationally, battery packs are essential to keeping you indirectly connected with a foreign world around you. Don’t know the language? There’s an app on your phone for that. But, if your phone is dead, and if the local outlets don’t match your plug, you need a powerful, efficient alternative.

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You’ll love having a battery charger so much that you’ll use it around the house.Amazon

Battery packs aren’t just good for being on-the-go, though. When at home, myriad wires and cords get in the way of your peace of mind. “How did this get tangled with that wire five feet away, plugged into a different outlet?” That’s an issue of the past, as battery packs give you the flexibility to charge on short wires and are easily transportable.

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Just like the devices you charge, battery packs evolve, too.Amazon

Having a pool day but forgetting to charge your tablet or eReader can put a damper on an otherwise great plan. Battery packs save the day so you won’t have to resort to a paperback and worry about getting it damaged.