Samsung offers its 9,000 mAh portable battery pack at a 60% discount
0. phoneArena 20 Aug 2014, 08:46 posted on
Samsung has slashed the price of its 9,000 mAh battery pack from $99.99 down to $34.99. That's quite the hefty price drop. It's marked as a "loyalty offer", but we had no problem adding the item in a brand new account's shopping cart and still get a $34.99 price tag before checkout.
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1. johndavis08 (Posts: 2; Member since: 20 Aug 2014)
I used one with my first smart phone back in about 2006 (An HTC windows phone) because I was terrible at remembering to plug in my phone every night.
2. NexusPhan (Posts: 567; Member since: 11 Jul 2013)
Why is that thing so huge for only 9k mAh????
7. NexusKoolaid (Posts: 323; Member since: 24 Oct 2011)
And why so expensive? Even at their discounted price my 10000mAh battery with four USB outputs was $10 cheaper.
3. Losdog25 (Posts: 27; Member since: 28 Aug 2009)
Isn't 9k mah a good amount of juice?? Could charge my note 2 just about 3 full charges!!
8. NexusKoolaid (Posts: 323; Member since: 24 Oct 2011)
Probably not 3 full charges - there's (IIRC) a 20~30% attrition rate in the transaction.
4. ddeath (Posts: 163; Member since: 14 Apr 2012)
Ha.. I'm sticking to the super affordable and great Xiaomi 10400mah battery.
9. Python212 (Posts: 363; Member since: 13 Aug 2014)
I just wouldn't trust Chinese companies when it comes to batteries. I rather pay a bit more n feel safe. Just my opinion.
10. rf1975 (Posts: 250; Member since: 01 Aug 2011)
For your info, inside Xiaomi the battery is made by LG chemical & most of the controllers by Texas instrument. One of the best affordable reliable power-bank.
12. neela_akaash (Posts: 206; Member since: 05 Aug 2014)
And that aluminum casing of xiaomi gives a super premium look too....
5. Losdog25 (Posts: 27; Member since: 28 Aug 2009)
@ddeath do you have a link for that? Sounds awesome loll
6. RebelwithoutaClue (Posts: 1321; Member since: 05 Apr 2013)
11. neela_akaash (Posts: 206; Member since: 05 Aug 2014)
In india it is available at Rs. 999 (approx $17) at Flipkart....
15. gigaraga (Posts: 1384; Member since: 29 Mar 2013)
Nice nice nice...cheap and has good capacity. Might get it.