Monday, August 20, 2007
Posted by Jason Dunn in "HARDWARE" @ 07:00 AM
Product Category: External battery
Where to Buy: Proporta
Price: $195.95 USD
System Requirements: Will work with a variety of laptops and USB powered devices.
Specifications: 6000 mAH Lithium Polymer battery, 1.3 pounds, support 16 and 19 volt laptops, almost any 5v USB device.
- Superb design;
- Has USB port for recharging 5 volt USB devices;
- Includes tips for a variety of laptops.
- 6000 mAH may not be enough for all laptops;
- Recharging your laptop may mean no power for other devices;
- No carrying case.
The Proporta Laptop Battery, despite its dull name, is an exciting product. Proporta took a 6000 mAH Lithium Polymer battery, wrapped it in a gorgeous aluminum design, added a USB power, bundled in tips for every popular laptop brand on the market, and released it all for $199 USD. This is a great product worthy of adding to any road-warrior's kit - even if you don't travel with a laptop and just want a lot of portable power for your USB devices.
Read on for the full review!