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Pros Large capacity, fast charging speeds, large pocketDurable, weather-resistant, thoughtful overall design
Cons Lacks durability, inconsistent performance, unable to recover charge after shadingDid not deliver charge effectively, lots of extra cordage, lacks portability, expensive
Bottom Line A quick-charger, but falls short in charge interruption recovery and durabilityWe were a bit disappointed by its ability to deliver a consistent charge to our electronics
Rating Categories Instapark Mercury 27 Nomad 14 Plus
Charging Speed (30%)
7
4
Charge Interruption Recovery (20%)
4
3
Multiple Device Charging Speed (20%)
7
2
Weight & Portability (20%)
2
3
Durability (10%)
2
7
Specs Instapark Mercury 27 Nomad 14 Plus
Panel Size (watts) 27W 14W
Weight (measured) 41.6 oz 32.2 oz
# of USB outlets 2 2
Max USB Output Current (amps per port) 2 amp 2.4 amp
Battery kit? No No
Size folded 11.5" x 7.8" x 1.5" 12.1" x 7.8" x 0.5"
Battery? No No
Charge tablet? Yes Yes
Charge laptop? Yes No
Panel Type Mono-crystalline Mono-crystalline
Size opened 35.3" x 7.8" x .5" 12.1" x 15.8" x 0.1"
Battery input (Volts / Amps) N/a N/a
Charge capacity (mAh) N/a N/a
Charge iPhone/smartphone Yes Yes
Direct USB Plug? Yes Yes
Daisy Chain? No Yes
12-Volt connection Yes No
Warranty 1 year 6 months
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