Smartphones these days are coming with bigger batteries and also come with some sort of fast charging. Having a power bank will always come in handy especially when you travel a lot and spend most of the day in outdoors. It is not always ideal to carry the charging adapter as you might not get a socket to plug-in.
Power banks are portable, handy, and can fit in the bag easily so that you can charge your phone on the go. There are a lot of good power banks available in India from the top brands. Most of the modern power banks in 2020 are equipped with USB Type-C port fast charging capabilities, which can be an added advantage for many.
If you are looking to buy the best power bank under Rs 1,500, you’ve come to the right place. Read on to find our which power bank in India offers great value and reliability.
Redmi Power Bank
Dual input / output ports
2-way fast charging
Value for money
Only 10W fast charging support
Xiaomi’s new Redmi Power Bank comes in two battery capacities– 10,000mAh and 20,000mAh. The 10,000mAh is pretty affordable coming in at Rs 799 with features such as dual input ports (micro USB and Type-C) and two USB-A ports for charging two devices at the same time. The power bank has an “anti-slip” design and receives a textured coating for a comfortable feel.
The power bank can charge a phone with 4,000mAh battery 1.75 times and thanks to 12 layers of protection, you don’t need to worry about over-heating anymore.
The Redmi 20,000mAh Power Bank has the same set of features except that it supports 18W fast charging and is slightly heavier than the 10,000mAh battery pack. This one is priced at Rs 1,499 in India and comes in black and white colours.
Mi 2i 20000mAh Power Bank
Quick Charge 3.0
Xiaomi took the Indian market by storm, first with its smartphones, and then with its high quality and affordable power banks. The Mi Power Bank 2i is the latest in this line and offers dual USB output along with Quick Charge 3.0 support on a single port. This allows you to charge two devices simultaneously, but if you want to charge one device quickly then you will have to skip using the other port.
The power bank is compatible with various devices and offers a conversion rate of 85%.
Mi 2i 10,000mAh Power Bank
Portable, metal-clad design
Works for micro-USB and USB-C devices
A bit thick
During our testing, the new Mi 2i 10,000mAh Power Bank provided good results, both in terms of its portability and charging potential. It supports two-way 18W fast charging, so not only can you fast charge your phones, you can also fast charge the power bank as well.
Xiaomi offers similar specs in both 20,000mAh as well as 10,000mAh capacities, including 9 layers of circuit protection, dual USB output and two-way fast charging.
Realme 10,000mAh Power Bank
18W fast charging
Dual input / output ports
12 layers battery protection
Realme offers a 10,000 mAh power bank with 18W fast charging support with dual input ports, USB Type-C and micro USB. This power bank can charge a 4,000mAh battery capacity phone 1.73 times and comes with 12 layers of battery protection.
Realme Power Bank 10,000mAh is priced at Rs 1,299 in India and comes in four colours– red, grey, yellow and blue.
Oppo 10,000mAh 20W Power bank
20W Fast charging
Single USB port
Chinese smartphone maker Oppo is the latest entrant in the power bank segment in India. It recently launched its 10,000mAh VOOC flash charge power bank in the country with a price tag of Rs 1,499. The power bank supports two-way charging and is equipped with dual safety protection for the batteries.
The power bank includes two 5,000mAh batteries inside an aluminium arc body. It features one USB Type-C port and one USB Type-A port. There are four LED lights on the power bank that allow you to easily know the amount of remaining power.
Intex IT-PB16K 16000mAh
Power saving mode
This power bank from Intex also comes with two USB ports, allowing users to charge two devices simultaneously. Its built-in LED indicators display the charging status and the battery life. You can also save battery life by switching to the power saving mode.
Intex IT-PB11K 11000mAh
Can charge three devices at once
You can charge a standard smartphone up to four times with this particular power bank. It’s compatible with a wide range of devices.
One of the key highlights of this power bank is that it comes with three USB ports, allowing you to charge three devices simultaneously. Intex offers 1 year of warranty for the product.
Dual input and output
MicroUSB and Type-C support
Ambrane has been around for a while now, and its 20000mAh promises to offer enough power to juice up your phone multiple times. It has a premium rubberised feel and a lithium polymer battery along with dual input and output. It also includes a USB Type-C port as well as a microUSB port, offering better compatibility.
Ambrane P-1310 13000mAh
Poor quality cable
Packing a sleek design and LED torch on board, this Ambrane power bank serves more than one purpose. It is currently available on Amazon, and the seller is offering the power bank in seven colors.
Easy to use
High conversion rate
Supports only smartphones
This portable charger provides sufficient power to juice up your smartphone several times a day. Due to its high conversion rate, it will charge your device quickly. The user will also get one year warranty at the time of its purchase.
The only drawback of this power bank is that it is compatible only with smartphones, whereas other power banks can charge a variety of devices.
Flipkart Smartbuy 20000mAh
As the name suggests, Flipkart Smartbuy is the exclusive product line owned by the e-commerce giant. Priced at Rs 1299, the portable charger comes with a battery capacity of 20,000mAh and offers dual USB output ports. It also supports smart charging and is compatible with multiple devices, and even has an LED torch.
The power bank is available at one-year warranty and 10 days replacement policy.
Duracell batteries have been around for ages, and now you can get their power banks too! The Duracell PB10050 is designed to look like its regular batteries that are known for being highly durable and long-lasting. The PB10050 also allows you to charge a device off of it while it gets charged from the power brick. Duracell also offers 3 years of warranty so you can be sure of the quality.
Urbn 20000 mAh Power Bank
Max 10W output
Urbn offers 20,000mAh power bank in a compact form factor and weighs around 350 grams. It comes with 2 USB ports and a micro USB Type-A port to charge the power bank. It can charge both smartphones and tablets.
Once the power bank is fully charged, it can charge the iPhone X five times or charge the Samsung Galaxy S9 Plus four times. It allows users to charge two devices simultaneously and supports up to 10W charging. Priced at Rs 1,499, it is available on Flipkart.
Ambrane P-2000 20800mAh
Last but not the least is the 20,800mAh power bank from Ambrane which comes with three ports, allowing users to charge three devices simultaneously. It is also equipped with a torch feature, so you’re never without a light source. Just like the Mi 2i power bank, this device is also manufactured in India and has a high conversion rate.
Priced at Rs 1,299 on Amazon India, the charger is compatible with multiple devices and is available in two colours, Black and White.