In this techno age, many users are heavily reliant on electronic gadgets to do their work or spend their time. Looking for power supply to charge their digital devices is always a common problem for tech users nowadays. To cater to the need of outdoor enthusiasts or users whose nature of work needs them to travel or spend time away from the electricity grid, myFC, a fuel cell innovator based in Stockholm, Sweden has rolled out a portable fuel cell charger, namely PowerTrekk. PowerTrekk can help resolve problems in the charging of gadgets.

PowerTrekk offer users an excellent solution and provides instant power to users who need to charge their electronic devices anywhere when they need it. Users do not have to look for power supply but what they need is just water. Technically, PowerTrekk is a 2-in-1 solution that is both a portable battery pack and fuel cell. The portable battery pack can be operated on its own as a ready source of power or storage buffer for the fuel cell. The fuel cell enables instant charging from a depleted battery state without ever needing a wall charge. What users need to do is just to insert a fuel pack and add water. Users can then connect this interesting charger to their portable devices such as mobile phones, GPS devices, digital camera, etc via a USB cable.

PowerTrekk has its competitive advantage compared to other instant power chargers which utilize other forms of approach such as solar energy, kinetic energy, etc. This charger is not impacted by weather and is pretty easy to operate. This charger is small in size and water proof. There is no price detail at this juncture. The technical specifications of this interesting charger include:

  • Rated output: 5V, 1000 mA
  • Rated input: 5V, 500 mA
  • Internal buffer: Li-ion, 1600 mAh
  • Fuel cell: PEM 4 cell unit 1000 mAh
  • Charging input port: Micro USB
  • Charging output port: USB-A

Let’s see how PowerTrekk works: