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Jackery Solar Generator Jackery Explorer 500 Portable Power Station
Jackery Solar Generator Jackery Explorer 500 Portable Power Station
Jackery Solar Generator Jackery Explorer 500 Portable Power Station
Jackery Solar Generator Jackery Explorer 500 Portable Power Station
Jackery portable power station Jackery Explorer 500 Portable Power Station
Jackery Solar Generator Jackery Explorer 500 Portable Power Station
Jackery portable power station Jackery Explorer 500 Portable Power Station
Jackery portable power station Jackery Explorer 500 Portable Power Station
Jackery portable power station Jackery Explorer 500 Portable Power Station
Jackery portable power station Jackery Explorer 500 Portable Power Station

Jackery Explorer 500 Portable Power Station

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    Jackery 500 Portable Power Station

    Ditch the dead battery blues and embrace boundless exploration with the Jackery Explorer 500 Portable Power Station. This compact powerhouse crams 518Wh of pure lithium-ion muscle into a lightweight frame, making it your perfect adventure buddy for camping, fishing, hiking, or even impromptu backyard movie nights.

    But the Explorer 500 isn't just for thrills and spills. This reliable gem is also your knight in shining armor during unexpected power outages, keeping your essential devices humming while the grid throws a tantrum.


    • Powerhouse in Your Pocket: 
      Don't let its compact size fool you.
       This portable powerhouse boasts a capacity of 518Wh, a continuous output of 500W (with a 1000W surge), enough to juice up laptops, smartphones, tablets, drones, cameras, and more.

    • Adventure-Ready: 
      Weighing in at just 13.
      32 lbs, the Explorer 500 is your effortlessly portable companion. Hike farther, camp deeper, and explore without limits.

    • Fuel Your Fun (Sustainably): 
      Recharge the Jackery Explorer 500 via solar panels,
       car outlets, or wall outlets. Embrace the sun's power for an eco-friendly recharge, or plug into the grid when needed. Connect 1 x 100w solar panel to recharge 0-80% in 7.5 hours and 0-100% in 9.5 hours. 

    • Safety First: 
      Built-in surge protection and short circuit protection ensure your devices stay safe,
       so you can focus on creating epic memories (and not electrical meltdowns).

    • Versatility at Its Finest: 
      With 1 AC outlet,
       2 DC ports, 1 car port, and 3 USB-A ports, the Jackery 500 caters to a wide range of power needs. Keep your crew connected, cameras charged, and essential gear humming, wherever your adventure takes you.


      Your Ticket to Adventure

      The Jackery Explorer 500 Portable Power Station is more than just a battery. It's an empowering ticket to adventure, resilience, and endless possibilities. So, pack your bags, grab your Explorer 500, and get ready to write your own epic story, one charged-up moment at a time!



      The Jackery 500 = Freedom

      The Jackery Explorer 500 Portable Power Station isn't just your average portable charger. It's a full-fledged powerhouse in a compact package, packing a punch with 518Wh of lithium-ion muscle. That means it can charge your low-power devices like smartphones and tablets with ease, but it can also tackle bigger jobs like powering air pumps, CPAP machines, TVs, mini-refrigerators, and more.


       Perfect Road Trip and RV Camping Companion

      Equipped with 1 AC outlet, 2 DC ports, 1 car port, and 3 USB-A ports, the Explorer 500 can charge pretty much anything you throw at it. Keep your phones juiced, cameras rolling, and essential appliances humming, no matter where the adventure takes you.

      Don't let its pint-sized design fool you. This portable powerhouse weighs just 13.32 lbs, making it easy to toss in your backpack or RV storage compartment.

      Recharge the Explorer 500 via solar panels (sold separately), car outlets, or wall outlets. Embrace the sun's power for an eco-friendly recharge, or plug into the grid when needed. Versatility at its finest! 



      Power Up Your Adventures with Jackery's Brainy Duo: MPPT Controller and BMS


      At the heart of the Jackery Explorer 500's impressive capabilities lies a dynamic duo: the Maximum Power Point Tracking (MPPT) controller and Battery Management System (BMS). These intelligent systems work together seamlessly to optimize performance, safety, and longevity for your portable power station.

      The MPPT controller is your sunshine guru. It acts like a translator between your solar panels and the Explorer 500's battery, constantly monitoring and adjusting the incoming current to ensure you're harnessing the sun's power at its absolute peak. This translates to a 30% faster solar recharge, getting you back to full capacity in just 7.5 hours under ideal conditions.

      The BMS, on the other hand, is your battery's guardian angel. It meticulously monitors every cell within the Explorer 500's lithium-ion battery pack, ensuring balanced charging and discharging, preventing overcharging or overheating, and maximizing the overall lifespan of your battery. This intelligent system also provides real-time insights into your battery's health and remaining capacity through the clear LCD display, so you can stay informed and in control during your off-grid adventures.


      Plug into Adventure, Not the Grid: Solarpeak™ Tech Fuels Your Off-Grid Escapes

      Jackery has created a smarter, more user friendly, and higher efficient operating system - the Solarpeak™ Technology (an upgraded MPPT solar regulator). Its algorithm can identify, monitor, and maximize the greatest available input in concurrency, extracting the most sizable solar energy under all conditions. It adds up 30% more solar recharging efficiency.

      Connect a SolarSaga 100W solar panels (sold separately) to your Jackery 500 for fast, eco-friendly charging. Completely charge the battery with full sun in just 7.5 hours. The Jackery Explorer 500 can handle up to 1 x 100w solar panel and 1 x 200w solar panel. 


      How to Connect a 100W Solar Panel to the Jackery 500





      Take your portable power station to the next level. Jackery has a variety of accessories to help you protect your investment and get the most out of your device. From solar panels to carrying cases and protective covers, Jackery offers a range of high-quality accessories designed to enhance your power station's performance and make it even more versatile and convenient to use. Plus, with extra charging cables and other add-ons, you'll never be caught without power when you need it most.

      Shop Jackery Accessories



      Jackery Explorer 500 Specs

      Cell Chemistry
      Life Cycle 500 cycles to 80%+ capacity
      Management System
      BMS, Over Voltage Protection, Short Circuit Protection


      AC Output x 1
      110V, 60Hz, 500W (1000W Peak)
      USB-A Output x 3
      5V, 2.4A
      DC Output x 2
      Car Port x 1
      AC Input
      does not support direct AC charging-us external AC charger provided
      DC Input


      Weight 13.3 lbs
      Dimensions (LxWxD)

      11.8 x 7.6 x 9.5 inches

      Operating Usage Temperature

      -10-40C (14-104F)

      CHARGING TIME (0-100%)

      AC Adapter

      7.5 hours

      Car Adapter (12V)

      7.5 hours

      Solar Panel

      1 x solarsaga 100w solar panel 9.5 hours


      2+1 years



      Solar Saga 100w up to 1 panel
      Solar Saga 200w up to 1 panel


      What's in the Box 

      What's in the Box

      Jackery Explorer 500 Power Station x 1
      1 AC & AC Cable
      x 2 parts
      Car Charging Cable x 1
      User Manual
      x 1 



      Jackery Explorer 500 Power Station FAQ's


      Q: What devices can Explorer 500 power?
      A: Please note that the AC output port can only charge/power devices that operate at less than 500-Watt. Once exceeding, the Explorer 500 will shut off automatically. Please refer to your device specification before purchase.

      Q: How to know the working times for my device?
      A: Working time = 500Wh* 0.85 / operating power of your device.
      For reference, assuming power consumption of your device is 60W (might be a box fan), working time will be 500Wh*0.85/60w=7hrs (rough calculated) .
      Please note: actual power consumption varies from different usages, please consult Jackery for better purchase decision.

      Q: How long  does it take to fully charge the Jackery 500?
      A: Within 7.5 hours from an AC wall outlet; Also another two recharge backup choices for your convenience, recharge from car port around 7.5 hours, and around within 9.5 hours from Jackery Saga 100W solar panel (Sold Separately).

      Q: How do I know if my Jackery Explorer 500 is charged?
      A: To check the charge level of the Explorer 500, refer to the LCD Battery Display.

      Q: What type of battery is in the Jackery 500?
      A: Explorer 500 contains a battery pack which consists of an array of cylindri cal 18650 lithium-ion battery cells with high energy density.

      Q: Can the Explorer 500 be used while charging?
      A: Yes, you can use the Explorer 500 to charge devices, while it's being re-charged at the same time. 

      Shipping and Returns

      Order Confirmation:

      As soon as you place your order, you will receive an order confirmation e-mail.  This means that we have received your order in our system and pre-authorized your credit card for the purchase.  As soon as we receive your order, we automatically reach out to our suppliers to confirm that it is in stock and available for immediate shipment.  If your item is on backorder or unavailable, we will void the pre-authorization and reach out to you via e-mail.  If your item(s) are available for immediate shipment (within 5 business days), we will process the charges and submit the order for shipment.

      Order Shipment:

      If your order is in stock and we process the charges to your credit card, it will ship within five business day ( most orders are sooner) from the date of your order.  We will send you tracking information within 24 hours of your order leaving the warehouse to the e-mail address you provided when checking out.  If you do not receive tracking information from us within six business days of your order, feel free to follow up with us at support@PortablePowerPlus.com



      We want you to be HAPPY! Please reach out prior to ordering so we can help you make a great purchase decision.  We are proud to offer FREE SHIPPING to our customers but if you decide you no longer want your item after it has shipped, you can request a full refund within 24 hrs after placing your order. If you request a cancellation after 24 hrs and before delivery, you will be charged a 25% restocking fee and a transaction fee (2.6% for credit card users, 3.6% for PayPal users, and 2.9% for Shop Pay users) plus shipping for delivery and return. Orders purchased greater than 30 days can not be cancelled. 


      Returns are accepted within 30 days  of the item being delivered. Return service is only available for US orders. You must be in possession of the order items.  Please call us at 980-758-0075 or email  support@PortablePowerPlus.com to register return and receive an RMA (return merchandise authorization) number and directions for the return. NO RETURNS WILL BE ACCEPTED WITHOUT AN RMA. You may be charged a 25% restocking fee, delivery fee may be deducted from your return, and you may be responsible for shipping your return, based on individual manufacturer policies. Please reach out to us if you have questions prior to purchase.  


      When shipping your return

      Product must be in original packaging and include all manuals and accessories
      Please provide your invoice with the return. Write your unique RMA on your invoice as well as the return shipping label ( MUST be clearly marked on the outside of the package) You must ship within 5 days of receiving your RMA number



      Please inspect the packaging of your item(s) when they arrive, if you notice any damage you should make note of it when signing for delivery.  If your item(s) do arrive damaged, please send photos to support@PortablePowerPlus.com along with detailed description.W e will work with the manufacturer to get a replacement sent as soon as possible. If you choose to not accept the replacement you will be responsible for the shipping both ways as well as the restocking fee of 25%. Please note we must be notified within 30 days otherwise you will have to go through the manufacturer’s warranty for replacement. 

      Shipping and return policies will vary by manufacturer.



      After your return is received and processed, we will issue your refund within 14 business days, and you will be notified with an email once your order is refunded.
      If you don't receive the refund after 14 business days, please contact us at support@PortablePowerPlus.com




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