Review: Ampere Side Pocket lets you charge your phone while you're on the move

Review: Ampere Side Pocket lets you charge your phone while you're on the move

Ampere's Kickstarter success, the Side Pocket, is one part fanny-pack and one part power bank, combining to make our new favorite bag for hiking, conventions, and errand days. Yes, you read that right, we're reviewing a fanny-pack. One that not only provides quick access to your stuff, but also keeps your iPhone charged without the hassle of wires, thanks to the included Full Circle power bank The Side Pocket is a fanny-pack/sling bag designed to keep the essentials at hand without being overly bulky. A waterproof polyurethane material covers the exterior, which is ideal if you're planning on using this bag for any extended outdoor activities like hiking, days at the amusement park, or even just a busy errand day. The bag comes in black, navy, and yellow. There's a surprising amount of storage as the bag has five separate pockets available for use. An easy-access front pouch allows you to grab cash or a favorite credit card in seconds, while the main compartment is surprisingly roomy and includes an RFID blocking pocket for protecting bank cards and passports during travel. The phone pocket easily fits an iPhone 11 Pro Max and holds your phone in the perfect position to utilize the bag's optional power bank. It also keeps your phone safe and away from keys and other items that could easily scratch it. The power bank pocket is accessed from the bottom of the bag, meaning you'll not need to dig around it when you're trying ...
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