Star Trek Power Bank
The slim Star Trek power bank does exactly what it’s supposed to do: charge stuff. FAMETEK offers versions for TOS and TNG fans.
What we like
This slim $24.95 power bank from FAMETEK fits snuggly in a back pocket, a purse, a satchel, or some other bag taken on an away mission.
It delivers 1.1A and 2.1A outputs, which work simultaneously to charge a tablet and a phone. Newer phones will benefit from faster charging via the 2.1A connection.
The image is high-resolution and silkscreened so it will hold up better than a sticker.
Of course, what really differentiates this power bank from all others is the licensed content that skins the batteries.
What could be improved
It would be great to see a USB-C input for charging. As USB-C becomes, ubiquitous carrying a micro-USB cable is starting to feel so last decade. A version with a USB-C output would also be nice.
Besides that, the only ask would be variety. I’m sure the engineering and science divisions would also like a power bank that shows their affiliations. And of course, the real star of Star Trek has always been the U.S.S. Enterprise. I like that the TNG version includes a “property of” stencil on the back.
Star Trek Power Bank: The Bottom Line
A Star Trek power bank is a must-have for any Star Trek fan. With dual discharge 1.1A and 2.1A outputs, it’s the perfect companion for a trip to Risa or any other planet where you might need more power.
FAMETEK provided the Star Trek Power Bank for review. Images courtesy of FAMETEK.
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