Waterproof Portable Charger: The Noco
XGrid XGB12 is an ultra-compact external portable charger and power bank for
recharging mobile and USB devices. Its impact and water resistant rubberized
outer layer handle the abuse of the most extreme environments - water, dirt,
dust and more. With 12,000 milliamp-hours of reserve battery power, you can keep
your devices fully charged and ready to go.
The Noco XGrid XGB12 is compatible with most USB rechargeable devices - like
smartphones & tablets (including iPhone & Android), eReaders (including Kindle),
HD action cameras (including GoPro), Bluetooth speakers & headphones (including
Beats), smart-watches (including Apple Watch & Fitbit), portable GPS navigators
(including Garmin), two-way radios, & more.
Rechargeable Battery: Designed with a high-density
lithium-ion battery (12,000mAH / 44Wh), the XGB12 is rechargeable from any USB
power source (USB/AC power adapter, 12V car charger, computer/laptop, or solar
It provides 60-hours of additional talk-time and 400-hours of audio playback,
plus recharges most USB device multiple times. The number of times
you can recharge a USB device will vary from brand-to-brand and
device-to-device. For reference purposes only, below are the estimated number of
recharges per device (actual results may vary).
|Mobile Device ||Number of
|Smartphone ||8 |
|GPS ||12 |
|Camera ||12 |
|MP3 Player ||24 |
|Tablet ||2 |
USB Connectivity: The Noco XGrid XGB12 is outfitted with two full-size
USB (type-A) ports and a microUSB (type-B) port, all rated at 5V/2.1A. A 40"
microUSB-to-USB cable is included.
- Dual USB Outputs: The dual full-size USB (type-A) ports serve as
a connection to up to two USB mobile devices (like your smartphone & tablet,
Bluetooth headphones & speakers, etc) to charge the your devices' batteries
at the same time.
- microUSB Input: The Noco XGrid XGB12's microUSB (type-B) port
serves as a connection to a USB power source (like a computer/laptop, USB/AC
power adapter, or 12V car charger) to charge the built-in lithium-on
Solar Input: The proprietary XGC input (5V/2.1A) allows for recharging directly from Noco's XGS4 and XGS9 portable
solar panels (sold separately).
The XGrid XGB12 includes Pass-Through Technology, which allows you to recharge
your mobile devices' batteries and the XGB12's battery at the same time.
Its also designed to not overcharge your devices.
LED Indicators: Four LED indicators display charging status
& current battery life. The LEDs will blink during charging and turn solid to
indicate battery life (4 LEDS = 100%, 3 LEDS = 75%, 2 LEDs = 50%, 1 LED = 25%).
Glow Light: Noco XGrid XGB12's Glow Light is a low-current, LED light
that provides low-light during nighttime conditions for reading, or locating the
USB ports. The Glow Light is not designed to be a flashlight replacement.
Rugged & Waterproof (IP65): The Noco XGrid XGB12's impact
and water resistant (IP65) rubberized outer layer shields the portable charger
from water, dirt, dust and other elements.
Compact & Lightweight: The Noco XGrid XGB12 measures only
3.25" (w) x 5.25" (h) x 1.1875" (d), and weighs less than a pound.
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