Need to pack your computer along on a research or photography expedition far beyond the grid? Want to be able to run the laptop for 1-2 hours each day? Want to be able to charge a variety of other equipment too? The Voltaic Array solar backpack is the case for you.
The Voltaic Array is an amazingly well-built backpack. Like all Voltaic packs, it is made from premium materials, and designed to be a comfortable daypack. Second, it has power to spare… 10 Watts of solar, and 72 Watt-Hours of power storage to support all your electronics.
The Array Solar Backpack both carries and charges your laptop. It will also charge cell phones, tablets and digital cameras. The front solar pocket is removable and can be attached to other bags for convenient charging (ie: the Voltaic Fuse 10W). Besides charging all your electronics, it has 1,500 cubic inches of storage space, a padded laptop sleeve, integrated phone pouch and plenty of other pockets.
Voltaic Array Performance…
Solar Power: 10 Watts means that
On-Board Solar Storage Battery: Extends laptop runtime up to 3x, charges smartphones up to 10x
Three 3.5 Watt crystalline solar panels for just over 10 Watts generate power in sunlight. They are waterproof, lightweight and built to withstand abuse. Each hour of summer sunlight provides up to 30 minutes laptop runtime. 90 minutes of direct sun provides a complete cell phone charge.
The Voltaic Array’s universal solar storage battery provides 72 Watt Hours of capacity for use anytime and is specially designed to charge efficiently from solar. When not in the sun, the battery can be charged using the included AC Charger making it just as useful on the grid as off
Charge times: Battery will be fully charged from 14 hours of direct sun or 6 hours from AC Charger
Capacity: 20,000mAh, 72 Watt hour capacity via included V72 Battery Pack
Output: USB 10 Watts 5V/2A, 12V: 48 Watts/4A, 16V: 55 Watts/3.5A, 19V: 57 Watts/3A
Voltaic Array Solar Backpack Specifications…
- Detachable Charging Section:
Solar charging section zips off and can be attached to another bag, bike rack, etc. with the included straps and clips
- Volume: 1500 cubic inches (25 liters)
18″ high x 14″wide x 8″ deep (46cm high x 35cm wide x 21cm deep)
- Weight: 5.5 lbs (2500 grams) including battery and solar panels
- Padded laptop pocket:
Dedicated pocket fits up to a 17″ laptop (17″ MacBook, larger 17″ laptops may not fit)
- Wire channels: placed throughout the bag for cables and bladder tubes
- Phone pouch: Sits on the shoulder strap and allows you to charge with easy phone access
- Removable waist strap
- Built for Comfort: High density padding in the shoulder straps and back. Mesh backing material for better air flow
600D shell made from recycled PET (soda bottles),which is waterproof, lightweight and UV resistant
Dell: Voltaic’s external battery will not re-charge the battery on the Dell, but it will run the laptop. This means you should not run your Dell battery completely flat when planning to use an external battery.
Samsung: Some current Samsung sub-notebooks have a small barrel shaped plug (3.0×1.0mm) which is not offered as part of our standard set, please see optional laptop adapters.
2 Year warranty on bag or case and panels
1 year warranty on battery.