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Choiix Power Fort Backup Battery Review
Author: Dennis Garcia
Choiix has created a unique product to battle this situation called the Power Fort. In simplest terms the Power Fort is a USB battery with 10 watt hours of power available over normal USB voltage. In this review we will be looking at the Choiix Power Fort with optional Travel Accessory Pack and outline some of its features.
Before we get to that, let's take a look at Power Fort.
Special bypass circuit design prevents the battery from the damage.
Powerful 1A charges 30% faster than normal USB power.
Built-in LED flashlight for emergency.
Battery life LED indicators.
Up to 500 recharge times with 85% capacity remaining.
Quick recharge less than 3.5 hours.
Full protections built-in to avoid battery damage.
Ultra low self-discharge battery cell function.
Input Voltage 5V / 1A
Output Voltage 5V / 1A
Battery Type Lithium-polymer
Recharging Time 3~4 hours
Dimension 110 X 64 X 12 mm - 4.3 x 2.5 x 0.5 inch
Weight 102 g (3.6 oz)
Over Charging Protection
Over Discharging Protection
Over Current Protection
Over Temperature Protection
Short Circuit Protection