As we become reliant on digital devices to create, access, and maintain our digital media, power concerns and battery life become increasingly important. The Kindle and iPad are famous for their longer battery life but even they don’t last forever.
Battery power packs like the i.Sound Portable Power Max may be a good solution for peace of mind when traveling or when away from a power source for extended periods of time but that means carrying an additional device with its associated cables and adapters.
Is the piece of mind that comes with portable power back ups worth the sacrifice in portability because of needing to carry extra stuff? As costs come down and power capacity increases, digital backpacks full of our primary gear and peripheral accessories may simply become a normal way of life.