Voltaic Converter 5W Solar Backpack

CAD $169.00

The Voltaic Converter 5W is a power-packed solar backpack. Take it along as a conveniently-sized daypack that keeps all your small electronics, like GPS, iPhone, headlamps, & radios, charged. 5 Watts of solar power. 15 Watt-Hour lightweight lithium storage battery. 20L storage.
Fully Apple & Android compatible.

Available on backorder

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This is the Voltaic Converter 5W solar backpack. Take it along as a conveniently-sized daypack that keeps all your small electronics, like GPS, iPhone, headlamps, & radios, charged. 5 Watts of solar power. 15 Watt-Hour lightweight lithium storage battery. 20L storage capacity.
Fully Apple & Android compatible. The ideal backpack for students & daytrippers who rely on their portable electronics.

This is a premium backpack, built incredibly tough. But, unlike ordinary backpacks you find at the box store, the Converter provides you with the electricity you need to keep your phone & other USB devices charged. The Voltaic Converter integrates 5 Watts of premium SunPower crystalline solar panels with 15 Watt-Hours of power storage. Together, this provides more than 2.5 full iPhone charges. It will also charge all your handheld USB electronics. A padded laptop sleeve and sizable front pocket keeps everything secure and in easy reach.

Yes, the Voltaic power system is Apple-friendly. This means is supports all iPods, iPhones, and even the iPad. Being universal means that the system will also handle any other USB device you might have.

Special Voltaic Converter 5W Features…
  • 4,000mAh USB Battery Pack
  • 20L Of Storage
  • Padded 15″ Laptop/Tablet Sleeve
  • Recycled PET Fabric (Plastic Soda Bottles)


Solar Charger Specifications…
5 Watt SunPower high-efficiency solar panel generates power in sunlight.
Waterproof, lightweight and built to withstand abuse.
  • Solar Panel..
    5 Watts total peak solar output
    at 6V (12 Volts is also available direct from the panel)
    Waterproof, UV-resistant ETFE coating
    Solar Performance:
    3-4 hours in the sun will fully charge a typical phone, 1 hour will provide about 3-4 hours of talk time.
    Charge times:
    Battery will be fully charged from 7 hours of direct sun, 5.5 hours from USB port on laptop or optional DC or AC.
  • Battery Pack…
    5 Watt max USB output from port on battery pack (5V, 1,000mA)
    Power Storage Capacity: 4,000mAh, 15 Watt hour capacity
    Battery Cell Chemistry: Li-Polymer
    Output: 5V, 1000mA via USB port
    Input: 4.8-12V, 650 mA
    Protection: Short Circuit, Over Charge, Over Discharge, Over Current, Over Temperature
    > Universal USB Battery stores power for use anytime and is specially designed to charge efficiently from solar. When not in the sun, the battery can be charged using the USB Power Cable or optional AC travel charger or DC car charger.
    > Charge devices from the USB Port using your own cable or the 2 standard adapters included.
The Voltaic Converter 5W Solar Backpack Specifications…
  • Volume:
    20L : enough room for a laptop and notebooks, or gear for a day trip.
  • Dimensions:
    18″ high x 12″ wide x 6″ deep (46cm high x 31cm wide x 15cm deep)
  • Weight:
    2.4 lbs (1,090 grams) including battery and solar panels
  • Fully padded, dedicated laptop sleeve:
    Fits up to a 17″ laptop (17″ MacBook, larger 17″ laptops may not fit)
  • Storage:
    One main compartment with 2 interior pockets, laptop sleeve and front pocket for charging and small electronics.
  • Built for Comfort:
    High density padding in the shoulder straps and back.
    Fully padded laptop/tablet sleeve holds most 15″ laptops and 10″ tablets
    High density molded back section and breathable mesh shoulder harness for ultimate comfort
  • Fabric:
    600D shell made from recycled PET (soda bottles),which is waterproof, lightweight, and UV resistant.

Who is Voltaic Systems?

Voltaic Systems is a full-service provider of remote charging solutions.
Established in 2004, Voltaic broke into the solar industry by designing the world’s first solar backpack. Since then, they’ve applied their extensive knowledge and experience to provide a complete line of solar panels and battery packs for both consumer and industrial customers.
Modern Outpost has been promoting Voltaic Systems’ products to the Canadian market since 2006.

From powering bednet distribution programs in Nigeria to designing custom power systems for large-scale asset tracking deployments, Voltaic’s customers count on their equipment to keep their devices charged. They choose Voltaic not only for innovative, high-quality products but because of their commitment to understanding project needs.

Voltaic’s mission is to promote sustainable technology through research and design while enabling our customers, big and small, to do more. We believe in quality engineering, collaborative problem solving and creating sustainable solutions that support our customers and the planet.

If you have any questions regarding Voltaic products, or wish to discuss a special solar project, please feel free to contact us.

Additional information

Weight 3.9 kg
Dimensions 1 × 1 × 1 cm


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