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Waterproof USB External Battery Pack 15000mAh 5V/4.2A (Limefuel Rugged L150XR) Charger for iPhone 6, 6+, 5S, 5C...
Report Date: 12/31/2015
Based on 323 customer reviews
Overall satisfaction: 4.6
Returned or considering to return: 1.2%

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Individual Feature Rating
USB5.0   above average
Capacity4.7   above average
Design4.7   above average
Quality4.7   average
Durable4.6   average
Battery4.5   above average
Power4.3   average
Heavy4.2   average
iPhone4.2   average
Charging4.1   below average
Size3.3   mediocre


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Backup

Backup:
"Having in the passed owned a battery backup, it's hard to keep them dry and wrapped up good enough that you don't drop it or get it wet."
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"Conclusion:The 15000mAh life-proof external battery is a great product that I greatly recommend as a backup power source."
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"I have kept it in my everyday bag as backup and was really happy about the water-proof feature when I found my bag soaking wet after being caught by the rain while going home."
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"I recommend this product to anyone looking for a backup power source."
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"Fantastic portable battery backup."
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"Having this backup battery really put me at ease when I'm out hiking or backpacking and can also use my phone regularly."
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Battery

Battery:
"Great battery life, hard to charge."
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"The main downside is when compared to the Limefuel battery closest to this one the L156X, which is a 15,600 mAh unit vs this 15,000 mAh unit the efficiency rating is notably lower."
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"Saved me from a dead battery many times now."
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"Unfortunately, my camera's battery doesn't last as long as my day in the park does."
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"Apart from the slight cosmetic damage, this battery pack has been charging my devices as great as the day I got it."
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"I have used other types of backup batteries to charge my phone, but, after one use they are dead."
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"It's a great battery pack and provides many charges with good charge time for electronics."
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"For the most part this is a great external battery pack."
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"Great Battery"
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"The Limefuel 15000mAh L150XR battery pack is a large capacity battery pack that makes a great emergency power back up for charging USB devices and or portable power station."
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"This battery pack is IP66 rated meaning that it is water resistant and dust proofBox contents:-Limefuel 15000mAh L150XR battery pack-Lightning micro USB cable-Lanyard-InstructionsPros:-15000mAh battery inside-2 USB port has an output of 2.4 amp which is good for smartphones (labeled)-Max output is 4.2 amps-Flat design makes its good for computer bags-High 2 amp input-Ring of LED lights indicates how much power is left-Does not attract fingerprints-Water resistant and dust proof-Great quality constructionCons:-May be too large and heavy to carry aroundI recommend this battery pack."
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Capacity

Capacity:
"Solidly build, great capacity only thing missing is a compartment to store the cable."
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"I strive for ultralight gear in every way possible so when I first felt this I was somewhat apprehensive but after using it for several weeks now (at home - just familiarizing myself with its capacity) I am satisfied that the performance will justify the weight."
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"The Limefuel 15000mAh L150XR battery pack is a large capacity battery pack that makes a great emergency power back up for charging USB devices and or portable power station."
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"Im not sure why, and my testing is not completed, but so far with multiple tests at ~400mA draw and a ~800mA draw (common for cell phones but lower than tablets) the battery has an average efficiency output of only about 58% of its capacity or 8,700 mAh."
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"In closing, if you need a rugged durable battery i would recommend this unit, but if you are just looking for a battery around this capacity you are better of with L156X as you will get much better output from itA much more detailed review will be posted at http: www."
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"A well built, sturdy, weatherproof, high capacity, fast charging powerbank."
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Charging

Charging:
"There are two huge drawbacks.1) The dual micro-usb lighting charging cable is extremely fragile and could very likely break on the first use."
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"Should have known it was no good when the charging cord fell apart a few days after it arrived."
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"After a few use the accessory was not supported and was not able to charge our apple products."
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"I only have one complaint about this so far and thats the charge time."
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"The only drawback is that I cannot charge my software development tablet which uses a common cylindrical connector."
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"Great battery life, hard to charge."
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"It's a great battery pack and provides many charges with good charge time for electronics."
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"It seems to be built very well and holds a charge for weeks at a times, charging Multiple devices."
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"I then was ffinally able to fully charge and and it is now working like before"
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"The Limefuel 15000mAh L150XR battery pack is a large capacity battery pack that makes a great emergency power back up for charging USB devices and or portable power station."
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Design

Design:
"It's sturdy design prevents any damage from falling onto rocks or into water."
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"This battery pack is IP66 rated meaning that it is water resistant and dust proofBox contents:-Limefuel 15000mAh L150XR battery pack-Lightning micro USB cable-Lanyard-InstructionsPros:-15000mAh battery inside-2 USB port has an output of 2.4 amp which is good for smartphones (labeled)-Max output is 4.2 amps-Flat design makes its good for computer bags-High 2 amp input-Ring of LED lights indicates how much power is left-Does not attract fingerprints-Water resistant and dust proof-Great quality constructionCons:-May be too large and heavy to carry aroundI recommend this battery pack."
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"the solid casing and waterproof design make this a great battery for the active user."
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"Aside from the solid construction and dual 2A ports, the hanging clip is a great design addition, as well as the included 2-in-1 micro USB Lightning cable."
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"It is extremely well built and designed for heavy wet duty."
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"With the way that this is designed, it is very easy to replace cells should they die, and you can also upgrade this to be like a L150XR by upgrading to 3000mah cells."
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Durable

Durable:
"It has a really solid and durable feel to it with out being excessive."
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"Nice grippy material durable construction."
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"The power bank is great and very durable."
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"I'm a heavy backpacker and having reliable access to a durable battery on the trail is a fantastic benefit."
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"In closing, if you need a rugged durable battery i would recommend this unit, but if you are just looking for a battery around this capacity you are better of with L156X as you will get much better output from itA much more detailed review will be posted at http: www."
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"The casing has been done very nice and it has solid rugged and durable reel to it."
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Heavy

Heavy:
"However, it does feel like the door is a little weak and my not stay on with heavy use."
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"Only downside would be it feels heavy for backpacking, but in the grand scheme of things having this much power out in the middle of nowhere is worth the extra grams :)"
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"This battery pack is IP66 rated meaning that it is water resistant and dust proofBox contents:-Limefuel 15000mAh L150XR battery pack-Lightning micro USB cable-Lanyard-InstructionsPros:-15000mAh battery inside-2 USB port has an output of 2.4 amp which is good for smartphones (labeled)-Max output is 4.2 amps-Flat design makes its good for computer bags-High 2 amp input-Ring of LED lights indicates how much power is left-Does not attract fingerprints-Water resistant and dust proof-Great quality constructionCons:-May be too large and heavy to carry aroundI recommend this battery pack."
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"I'm a heavy backpacker and having reliable access to a durable battery on the trail is a fantastic benefit."
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"The battery itself is super durable, though obviously bulky and heavy."
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"Pretty big size and its really heavy, even for its size."
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"Though it is heavy, you can't really complain."
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Power

Power:
"I've contacted the company about the touch power indicator malfunction and have been immediately offered a replacement."
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"I also have the Limefuel Blast L240X and between these two I can go anywhere for any amount of time and never have to worry about not being able to find a power supply."
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"Unfortunately, the bottom of the canyon offers no other power source and the high walls project shadows in the narrow canyon (so solar was out)... Fortunately, I was able to recharge the gopro each night with my L150 so I could capture the sights of the Grand Canyon the following day."
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"I initially backed the original Kickstarter for the L180X and absolutely love that battery pack so when the rugged L150XR was launched I snapped that up too along with an L240X and an L60X for a ridiculous amount of portable power!"
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"As long as the phone was plugged in the charger, the phone tablet would use the limeade power until it was dead and then switch to the phone battery power."
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"Packs a lot of power and very durable."
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"It's still a 5 star though because I'm confident that this power back will survive a lot and so will I because of it."
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"The Limefuel 15000mAh L150XR battery pack is a large capacity battery pack that makes a great emergency power back up for charging USB devices and or portable power station."
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"The power bank is great and very durable."
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"Conclusion:The 15000mAh life-proof external battery is a great product that I greatly recommend as a backup power source."
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Quality

Quality:
"My brother took my old knockoff brand phone charger and then broke it, so I saw an opportunity to buy a high quality external charger."
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"The built quality is good and is rugged."
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"An always pleasant touch that reflects the quality the product is supposed to have."
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"It is a bit pricey but anything of good quality always is."
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"Limits extreme use)Power Indicator - touch sensor stopped working after a few uses (still works when devices are plugged in)Overall, I've been very satisfied with the quality of this battery."
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"The built quality is excellent- Water proof and dust proof ."
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Size

Size:
"I'm having a small problem in that the L150XR will not charge devices to full capacity, however Limefuel is working on correcting that."
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"Only downside I have found is it size given the fact, it's the same size if not slightly larger than my HTC One, which makes it slightly more of a problem to find a small space to put it in."
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"Pretty big size and its really heavy, even for its size."
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"This battery pack is amazing, I have the blast 6000mah and 18000 mah battery packs but the rugged has a good mix of size with battery life."
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"This battery pack is meant for outdoor lovers, and I suppose a small LED light would be very much appreciated."
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"Perfect for traveling, rugged and perfect size."
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"excellent size and LEB level lights are a nice quick check of charge level."
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USB

USB:
"Nice unit but can not get the supplies usb cable to work."
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"The Limefuel 15000mAh L150XR battery pack is a large capacity battery pack that makes a great emergency power back up for charging USB devices and or portable power station."
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"The USB that comes with it is really cool as well."
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"This battery pack is IP66 rated meaning that it is water resistant and dust proofBox contents:-Limefuel 15000mAh L150XR battery pack-Lightning micro USB cable-Lanyard-InstructionsPros:-15000mAh battery inside-2 USB port has an output of 2.4 amp which is good for smartphones (labeled)-Max output is 4.2 amps-Flat design makes its good for computer bags-High 2 amp input-Ring of LED lights indicates how much power is left-Does not attract fingerprints-Water resistant and dust proof-Great quality constructionCons:-May be too large and heavy to carry aroundI recommend this battery pack."
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"Aside from the solid construction and dual 2A ports, the hanging clip is a great design addition, as well as the included 2-in-1 micro USB Lightning cable."
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iPhone

iPhone:
"Only had it for several weeks but its well built, and can recharge a nearly dead iphone 4s at least 4 times before needing to be recharged."
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"I've been using a case-based charger unit for my iPhone 5 now for about a year, but have lost one to the flimsiness of the plug socket and my latest one's plastic casing is pretty fragile too."
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"Plugging in two phones into the battery pack and leaving them connected inside my backpack while I continued my day in the hot sun, I was able to bring both my Blackberry and iPhone up to a full charge in just a few hours."
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"It's a bit heavy to lug around everywhere but it definitely does the job of charging my iPhone 5 over 10 times and is very durable."
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"Only had it for several weeks but its well built, and can recharge a nearly dead iphone 4s at least 4 times before needing to be recharged."
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"Decent case and perfect for hiking and use on the beach :) Charging iPhone and iPad."
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"I have had this device for four weeks now and have been able to keep two phones - iPhone 5 and Sony Xperia M topped up along with my iPad 2 - only needing to recharge the power pack every couple of days."
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