Release Your Inner Yeti and Go Off-Grid With This Super Versatile Power Station
Have you ever dreamed of living the wild and solitary life of the Yeti of Himalayan folklore? Yes? Fantastic; I knew I wasn’t the only one, and it just so happens that stalwarts of the green power industry, Goal Zero, have been making the power supplies capable of turning our dream into a reality for years now.One of their most popular power stations, I instantly gravitated towards the 500X, and having spent a fair while with it now, I’m happy to report my findings to all my fellow Yetis!
The Yeti 500X Portable Power Station at a Glance
The 500X offers tons of power while still retaining some semblance of true portability (the next Yeti in line is the monster 40lbs 1000).Goal Zero claims it has a much quicker charge time than even some smaller Yeti units, making the 500X a sensible option all-round.
Yeti 500X – Essential Specs
- Dimensions: 7.5” x 11.25” x 5.8”
- Weight: 12.9lbs (5.85kg)
- Watt Hours: 505
- Operating Temperatures: 32-104°F (0-40°C)
- Ports: 7 (including 3 USB)
- Battery: Lithium-Ion
Yeti 500X – Pros & Cons
- Extra-fast Power Delivery USB
- Long charge time (sometimes)
Where Can You Buy a Goal Zero Yeti 500X Portable Power Station?
If my review’s got you more psyched for the Yeti 500X than ever, feel free to check prices here.