EasyAcc 2nd. Gen Brilliant Power Bank (review)

With a 4.5 star rating on Amazon.com from almost 4k reviewers, I didn’t have much doubt that the EasyAcc 2nd generation power bank would let me down when I had the opportunity to review it. I love to review these portable power banks. There are still many people who don’t know what they are and once they find out about them, they are life savers. I have many friends and family who are constantly running low on battery and wait to get home to charge their devices. They will stop using their phones while they are out just because they need to save that 5% remaining power for an emergency.

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In my arsenal of techie stuff, I own at least 5 power banks at any given time. Us writers usually have a lot of stuff, and our friends and family are always oohing and ahhing at our stuff so we end up giving it to them at some point. But this power bank from EasyAcc is going to stay in my arsenal and here is why.

Design and Usage

A few years ago, when phones had much smaller batteries, portable chargers didn’t need to be excessively large. I remember my first power bank being very small by today’s standards. It was made by Mophie and easily fit in my pocket. Today, with phones like my Samsung Galaxy Note Edge and Galaxy Note5, 3000mAh is what I am used to which means I need a decent sized backup battery if I want more than one charge.

The EasyAcc battery pack is not much larger than my Amazon Fire phone, which makes this a pretty small package at 10000mAh. It makes for easy carrying when I don’t have my backpack with me and just need to throw it in my back pocket.

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The battery has a micro USB on the side of it, with a flashlight in the front, flanked by two USB charging ports. It definitely has a solid construction and is coated with a matte plastic cover which doesn’t attract fingerprints. I simply love the design. In order to turn on the flashlight, all you have to do is click the power button twice and it will provide about as much light as the flash on your smartphone.

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The EasyAcc 2nd generation Brilliant 10000mAh bank fits just in the right spot where I can charge my phone three times on one battery charge, or I can charge my Note Edge and Note5 at the same time. The other cool factor of this battery is that you can charge this battery while also charging a phone connected to it at the same time. Most other batteries usually can only do one at a time. This is great if you need to charge your battery, while on a trip, and your phone at the same time. It eliminates the need to have a second wall charger on yourself, keeping traveling as light as possible.

10000mAh is not too big and is not too small. Just like the story of Goldilocks and the Three Bears, this battery is just right.

I recently brought the EasyAcc battery pack with me on a 3 day camping trip. By no means was I on my phone much during the trip, but with a weak signal, my battery on my Note5 drained rather quickly. This battery pack provided me enough power to make it through 2 nights and 3 days without needing to hop in my truck for a recharge.

The version I tested was the orange and black model, but there are also 5 other colors available through Amazon.com.

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Specs

  • 10000mAh
  • Smart charge technology
  • Auto on/off
  • Output 5V/2.4A(max)
  • Input DC 5V/2A

Summary

For less than 20 dollars, you can get the EasyAcc 10000mAh 2nd generation battery pack on Amazon.com. You really can’t go wrong with this battery pack – with a superb price, excellent build, and incredible specs, the EasyAcc Brilliant battery pack is perfect. It has little features like a built-in flashlight and big features like the ability to smart charge your devices quickly making it a well rounded device.

Battery packs are typically a dime a dozen, but there are instances like this where it is easy to recommend to anyone. This battery pack is mine and will stay mine – if any of my friends and family ask for my EasyAcc battery pack I will simply point them to Amazon.com where they can order their own.

If you would like to read more about this battery pack head on over to EasyAcc.

 

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