Phone Charger Camping

  AndroidJunkie 12:30 25 Jun 11


I am about to go camping an was hoping someone could suggest a product which could charge a mobile phone or preferably multiple phones most of which will be HTC desires, iPhones, blackberrys etc. If possible some sort of solar based option would be best but if not a large battery would be fine.

Any help appreciated.

  Crosstrainer2 14:45 25 Jun 11

Cheapest solar model is £140.00 from Amazon. Ouch! There is a wind up one there too @ £ 69.00. Seems a lot of money though.

  AndroidJunkie 15:32 25 Jun 11

was hoping not to spend that much, however from reading online some people seem to say most mini solar panels cant generate the current needed to charge a phone ever if they say they can in the product description.

  Crosstrainer2 04:23 26 Jun 11

I guess you could buy a few of the cheap one shot emergency chargers ( also Amazon) but I've heard these are not too good for batteries.

Maybe leave them at home? :))

  Quickbeam 07:47 28 Jun 11

If you'll have a car on site, use a car charger overnight available on ebay for a fiver or less.

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