In recent years, there has been an increase in natural disasters worldwide. This includes power outages, tornadoes, hurricanes, earthquakes, fires, and other major events.

Unfortunately, not all devices are prepared for power outages.

We’ve compiled a list of the best gadgets for power outages available to help you be prepared in case of an emergency.

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Top gadgets for power outages

When power goes out, what should you do? In some places, there’s a chance that your electricity may not come back on until next week. So if you need to find out what’s the best gadget to buy in case of power outages, this is the post for you.

Here are a few options that will help you survive a power outage, without having to go out and spend thousands of dollars.

Solar Power Bank Portable Charger

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ERRBBIC Solar Power Bank Portable Charger 20000mah Waterproof Battery Backup Charger Solar Panel...
  • ★High Capacity: Built-in 20000mAh high capacity polymer battery equipped with a compact solar panel, which could recharge the battery itself under sunlight, eco-friendly and ideal for outdoor activity.
  • ★Dual USB and Powerful LED Light: Makes it easy to charge two smartphones simultaneously or a tablet at full speed. 2 led lights can be used as flashlight with Steady-SOS-Strobe mode. Five pilot indicators show the status of battery charger timely. Green light on when charging by solar, blue light on when USB charging.
  • ★Superior Portability Design: Easily hang it on your backpack with the carabiner, hands-free on the go. Build-in Lithium Polymer battery cells, anti-explosion, lightweight, compact and reliable. Long lifespan with more than 500 recharging times.
  • ★Universal Device Compatibility/ Dual USB Port: Creative solar cell phone charger compatible iPhone 6 Plus 6 5S 5C 5 4S, iPad, iPod, Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge S5 S4 S3 Note 5 4 3, LG G4 G3, Nexus, HTC, Gopro Camera, GPS etc and charge 2 devices at the same time.
  • ★Kindly Noted: External battery charger with solar panel can recharge by solar or outlet. But please do not take solar as main power source.It's subject to sunlight intensity and panel conversion rate, which may take long time to charge.

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This portable solar panel is a convenient way to keep your cell phone, tablet, or other devices fully powered, day or night. And it’s also a solar lantern with two powerful LED flashlights and an included compass for navigation. With the sun as its power source, it can charge a variety of electronic devices (including tablets, cell phones, and cameras) while providing light at the same time.

It’s made of weather-resistant materials and has a waterproof design to help you keep your device safe and dry during rainy or snowy days.

Portable Generator

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BLAVOR Solar Power Bank, Qi Portable Charger 10,000mAh External Battery Pack Type C Input Output...
  • Brand-Oriented & Outdoor Charger Pro: With over ten years experience of portable solar power banks, BLAVOR has already gained the favor and trust of over 27 million global users. BLAVOR only uses the highest-grade materials, to provide safe and reliable products to customers.
  • Leading USB C Input&Output Tech and Qi Wireless: 5V 2.4A output, 50% faster-charging speed, and zero damage to your devices. Support charging 3 devices simultaneously, multiple charging/recharge methods, freeing your worries of a power outage. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and most smart devices.
  • Premium Battery & Smallest Solar Charger: BLAVOR uses the safer Lithium-cobalt battery, which is 50% more cycling times than a normal Li-polymer battery. The smallest and lightest portable charger on the market, real-rated 10,000mAh, A full charge can recharge the iPhone8 3.6 times, iPhone14pro 2.2 times, and the iPad Air once.
  • Safe Material and Comfortable Design: The outer case is made from flame-retardant ABS+PC materials. The waterproof silicone better protects the internal structure of the charger. Rubber skin-feel oil coating process to form a protective film on the surface, comfortable touch, and exquisite appearance.
  • Multi-Purpose Outdoor Power Bank: BLAVOR portable solar charger is made IPX5 waterproof, dustproof and shockproof. The built-in dual super bright flashlight and the included compass carabiner would further secure your safety during outdoor travels, the ideal companion for outdoor enthusiasts.

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The WEN 56203i is an inverter generator designed for easy use and compact storage. Perfect for camping, and home security during power outages the WEN 56203i is powered by a 2000-watt motor and runs on oil.

This generator is a must-have for those outdoor adventures and for the news who want to stay safe and comfortable during power outages.

It’s capable of running small appliances for hours, keeping your fridge ice cold, your lights and devices working, or charging your cell phone, tablet or laptop.

Uninterruptible power supply

APC UPS 1000VA UPS Battery Backup and Surge Protector, BX1000M Backup Battery Power Supply, AVR,...
  • 1000VA / 600W battery backup power supply
  • 8 Outlets (NEMA 5-15R): 4 surge protector with battery backup; 4 outlets with Surge Protection Only
  • Boost Automatic Voltage Regulation (AVR): instantly corrects low/high voltage fluctuations without discharging the battery, and is Active PFC compatible
  • Replaceable Battery: Easily replace the battery back up with a genuine APC replacement battery, model APCRBC158 (sold separately)
  • 1 GB network dataline protection, 6' Power Cord, right-angle 3-prong wall plug (NEMA 5-15P), and free Windows PC power-management software (Mac OS uses native "Energy Saver" Settings)

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When the power goes out, your devices will still function thanks to the APC Battery Backup and Surge Protector. It keeps your systems running so you can continue to work, and protects your devices from surges and power spikes with a built-in AVR circuit breaker.

APC’s battery backup and surge protection is designed to keep your business up and running during power fluctuations.

For a better, smarter, more reliable backup battery, this APC UPS 1000VA UPS Battery Backup and Surge Protector will provide you with the right amount of power to keep your computers, phones, tablets and other devices fully powered even during power failures.

Portable Power Station

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Jackery Portable Power Station Explorer 300, 293Wh Backup Lithium Battery, 110V/300W Pure Sine Wave...
  • SPEED UP YOUR RECHARGEABILITY: It takes only 2 hours to recharge 80% battery of the power station through the wall outlet and 60W PD USB-C port simultaneously. You can also recharge your power station with an AC adapator when at home, through the car outlet during a road trip or simply use a Jackery SolarSaga 100.
  • SAFE & STEADY POWER SUPPLY: Armed with a 293Wh lithium-ion battery pack, the Explorer 300 features 2 Pure Sine Wave AC outlets that deliver stable and safe 300W power. The portable power station weighs only 7.1 pounds. You can simply rest assured in outdoor off-grid activities.
  • POWER YOUR EXPECTATIONS: Featuring 2* AC outlet, 1* PD 60W USB-C port (input/output supported) , 1* fast charge 3.0 port, 1*USB-A port and 1* DC car port, the power station can recharge itself and charge (up to) 6 devices (e.g.Drones, Macbook, Cameras, etc.) at the same time to satisfy your outdoor needs.
  • GREEN POWER SUPPLY: The power station is compatible with the Jackery SolarSaga 100 solar panel. The integrated MPPT controller enables the solar generator set to operate at its max power point, so that it speeds up the battery recharge, making them ideal portable power kits for tent camping, overland journey and etc.
  • WHAT YOU GET: 1* Jackery Explorer 300 Portable Power Station , 1*AC adapter, 1* car charger cable, 1* user guide

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This item is a great backup for your home if there is a power outage.

It is a good source of portable power to ensure that your home stays safe and secure.

Solar Generator

EF ECOFLOW Solar Generator RIVER Pro, 720Wh Portable Power Station with 160W Solar Panel, Power...
  • ⚡[3 x AC OUTLETS AND 720Wh CAPACITY]: The RIVER Pro as a generator can power up to 10 devices simultaneously with multiple outlet options, including 3 pure sine wave AC outlets. Note that the total rated wattage of the AC outlets should be under 600W (surge 1200W). It offers up to 720Wh power and it weighs just 16.8lbs, which makes it a portable power station for adventure on the go.
  • ⚡[RECHARGE FROM 0-80% WITHIN 1 HOUR]: The patented EcoFlow X-Stream technology enables you to charge the RIVER Pro from 0-80% within one hour and offers a full charge in just 1.6 hours. Use the EcoFlow 160W Solar Panel to charge RIVER Pro in 7.5-15 hours at a charging rate of 10-25V/12A max, 200W max input.
  • ⚡[POWER A WIDE RANGE OF APPLIANCES]: With a built-in 600W inverter, the RIVER Pro can power some devices up to 1800W with the X-Boost mode on, which lets you power about 80% of essential devices like kitchen appliances and DIY tools. Please conduct full test on a case-by-case basis to see if the X-Boost feature can work with your appliances. Use devices below 1200W for the best product use.
  • ⚡[INTELLIGENT SOLAR CHARGING]: The EcoFlow 160W Solar Panel has a high conversion efficiency of 21-22%. Combine the 160W Solar Panel with an EcoFlow Power station to enjoy improved solar charging in cold and cloudy environments.
  • ⚡[DURABLE, DUST & WATER RESISTANT]: The EcoFlow 160W Solar Panel has IP67 rated dust and water resistance, which is thanks to a seamless, one-piece design, making it ideal for outdoor activities like camping and hiking. An ETFE film provides extra protection against ultraviolet light, prolonging the lifespan of the product.

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If you’re traveling with your RV, a portable solar panel is your key to having reliable and consistent power. If you have multiple devices that require charging, you should be considering a power station. It is the best choice for off grid camping, RV, and outdoor activities and for situations when there is a power outage.

LED Lantern for Emergency

Etekcity LED Camping Lantern for Emergency Light Hurricane Supplies, Lanterns for Survival Kits...
  • Bright & Dimmable:Equipped with 30 bright LED bulbs, this lantern can get as bright as 140 lumens with a 360° lighting effect to dispel the darkness during emergencies like storms, power outages, etc.
  • Long Lasting: Powered by 3 well-charged AA batteries, this lantern can be used as a emergency light which provides up to 50 hours of bright light
  • Compact & Lightweight: With its collapsible design, the lantern is portable like a smartphone which makes it an ideal camping supply and it's lightweight; Easily pack it in your backpack while camping or hiking
  • Durable & Water Resistant: This LED lantern is constructed with military-grade ABS material which provides it the capability to survive from dropping and getting wet; This lantern is FCC certified and RoHS compliant as well
  • Extra Storage: Store keys, change, or spare batteries in the convenient storage compartment at the top of the lantern

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These lightweight lanterns are designed to provide emergency lighting and a source of illumination during a power outage.

These are perfect for emergency preparedness kits and camping gear, as well as general outdoor use. This is a must have for any disaster survival kit.

Power Inverter

400W Power Inverter DC 12V to 110V AC Car Charger Converter with 4.8A Dual USB Ports and 2 AC...
  • 【Upgrade 400W Power Inverter】Provides 400 watts continuous DC to AC power and 600 watts of peak power.This car power inverter features dual 110V AC outlets and 2 USB ports, great for charging string lights, laptop, breast pump, CPAP machine, nebulizer, game console, kindle, DVD players, lights, iPhones, iPad, and other electronic devices.
  • 【Fast Charging】Dual 110V AC outlets can charge larger devices such as laptops and tablets or plug in a new adapter for more charging needs; 2 USB charging ports (0-2.4A)can automatically detect your devices to deliver optimal charging speed, a good choice as requisite car accessories.
  • 【Double protection mechanism】Smart chip + built-in fuse double protection mechanism.Safe charging design provides protection against, overheating, under and over voltage charging, short circuiting, overloads, and overcharging. Once the product detects a fault by itself, the inverter will automatically turn off the current output and light up a red light to remind the user.
  • 【Portable design for journey】iPhone-sized design ideal for use on vacations, work trips, and camping. 24 inch cigarette lighter plug makes the power inverter can be plugged into almost any vehicle.The length of the Cord is 19.68 inch, easily reach the backseat, with fastening tape,which is more convenient to keep.
  • 【Smart Premium Cooling Effect】Durable metal housing provides advanced protection from drops and bumps.Built-in silent automatic temperature-controlled cooling fan helps reduce heat and prevent shortages. What You Get: GELOO 400W car power inverter, user manual, 18 months warranty and 24 hours customer service.

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This product is perfect for power outages.

This item also works well for travel, camping, caravanning, boating, fishing, motorhome, campervan, caravan, or any other place where you need electricity.

Flashlight

GearLight Flashlight 2pk Bright, Zoomable Tactical Flashlights High Lumens Great Gift for Men,...
  • BRIGHT - The S1000 easily lights up an entire room and its narrow beam makes it the perfect all-around flash light for everyday use and outdoor activities
  • DURABLE - This tactical flashlight is virtually indestructible. Made from military-grade aluminum, it's also water-resistant and strong enough to survive a 10-foot drop.
  • COMPACT - Easily fit this small flashlight in your pocket, backpack, or purse for easy storage and quick access. Ideal for use around the house, dog walking, or camping.
  • INCLUDED- This high lumen flashlight includes (2) S1000 LED Tactical Flashlights, (2) AAA Battery Holders, (2) Battery Tubes, (2) Hand Straps, (2) Holder Cases [Bonus Accessory], (1) Operation Guide, (1) Warranty Card
  • SIZE - Measuring 6.1 x 1.57 x 1.57 inches, these small flashlights are outdoor, camping and hiking essentials. They also work great as an everyday emergency light.

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The GearLight LED Flashlight Pack is perfect for camping trips, hunting, hiking and emergencies.

It’s also handy for home security and for emergency use in case of power outages.

Headlamp

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ENERGIZER LED Headlamp (2-Pack) Universal+, IPX4 Water Resistant Headlamps, High-Performance Head...
  • [BRIGHT HANDS FREE LIGHT]: Two (2) lightweight, durable Energizer Universal Plus LED Headlamps offer bright light for a variety of activities. Includes four (4) Energizer MAX AAA alkaline batteries
  • [COMFORTABLE AND VERSATILE]: Lightweight, compact hands free light offers comfortable wear for a variety of activities
  • [LED HANDS FREE LIGHT]: Headlamp with red light is ideal for indoor and outdoor activities that require two hands such as DIY projects and outdoor adventures at night
  • [SUPERIOR LED TECHNOLOGY]: 12x brighter than standard LED technology with 100 lumens of light that illuminates objects up to 40 meters away with a red light for night vision mode
  • [DURABLE CONSTRUCTION]: This High-performance headlamp features a Rugged yet lightweight LED design and is impact resistant up to 1 meter for reliable use- headlamp does not pivot or rotate

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ENERGIZER is a headlamp flashlight designed specifically for outdoor activities. Whether you’re camping, hiking, climbing, running, hunting, fishing, or exploring your local backwoods, ENERGIZER is a headlamp flashlight that will illuminate the way with its high output brightness.

And in case of a power outage you can always rely on this gadget.

Multi-purpose Lighter

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BIC Multi-Purpose Classic and Flex Wand Candle Lighters, Assorted Colors, Reliable and Safe, For...
  • Every BIC lighter has passed more than 50 individual safety inspections to safely light all indoor and outdoor lighting needs
  • These utility lighters have a long durable metal wand keeps hands away from fire
  • Candle lighters with a retractable hook for convenient storage
  • High performing, long lasting flame great for candles, grills and fireplaces
  • Pack of 4 multipurpose candle lighters includes 3 classic wands and 1 flex wand in assorted colors

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Bic is well known for its lighters and travel accessories. The Multi-Purpose Lighter is the perfect combination of functionality and style.

This Bic lighter is perfect for using in emergency situations to start a fire when you need one.

 

The Best Gadgets For Power Outages(1)

Power outages happen to everyone at some point, but during a power outage there are key considerations you should keep in mind. Here are some tips to help protect your loved ones and yourself when a power outage occurs:

What are Power Outages

A power outage is a temporary or permanent failure of the power grid that can impact your home, business, or other critical infrastructure. Outages can happen for a variety of reasons, including but not limited to: damage from a natural disaster, an electrical storm, equipment failures, or human error.

How to Keep Your Family Safe and Happy during Power Outages.

If power goes out, stay alive! Power outages can be difficult and dangerous, so it’s important to keep your family safe. If you don’t know what to do in the event of a power outage, speak with your family member or local emergency services about how to handle things.

Keep Your Family Safe During Power Outages

Keeping your family safe is just as important during an electrical outage as it is during any other situation. Make sure everyone knows where they are supposed to go, what they are allowed to do, and how to get help if needed. This way, everyone will be able to stay calm and safe while stuck in their home or office.

Gadgets For Power Outages

What are the best gadgets for power outages?

Power Outages are a common occurrence, especially during extreme weather. This can leave you with no power for several days. What should you do?

The best thing to do is stay informed about what to do during an outage. There are certain devices that can save you from a blackout. They won’t be available to everyone, but they’ll be a lifesaver for some.

1) Portable Solar Generator: These are great for camping, tailgating, or even just hanging out in a hotel room. It comes with a solar panel that generates electricity.

2) Portable Power Bank: This device stores electricity so you don’t have to worry about using batteries.

3) Portable LED Lamp: You can use this lamp in a pinch, but it won’t last as long as a regular light bulb.

4) LED Headlamp: A headlamp can be used in the dark, but it’s not safe to use it for extended periods of time.

5) Portable Battery-Powered Radio: This can be used for entertainment or to listen to news and weather reports.

6) Portable Charger: This will charge a cell phone and other devices.

7) Emergency Flare Kit: You can use this kit in case of a fire. You can also use it for cooking and outdoor activities.

8) First Aid Kit: You can use this kit to treat minor injuries.

9) LED Flashlight: This can help you find your way around if you’re lost.

10) Mini Flashlight: This will only help you see in the dark if you have an emergency.

In conclusion

In case of any power outage or disaster, you need to have the most reliable gadgets to stay safe.

The world is becoming more dependent on electricity and technology. A power outage can ruin everything you own and could even cause death. That’s why it’s important to have the best gadgets for power outages.

From flashlights to chargers, you should have all the gadgets you need to stay safe.