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Belkin Pocket Power 5K/10K/15K Frequently Asked Questions

TABLE OF CONTENTS
 
HARDWARE INFORMATION

1. What is the Belkin Pocket Power 5K/10K/15K?
2. Does this support fast charging?
3. How long does the Belkin Pocket Power 5K/10K/15K hold its charge if it is not being used?
4. Do I need an adapter to charge the Belkin Pocket Power 5K/10K/15K?
5. What are the dimensions of the Belkin Pocket Power 5K/10K/15K?
6. Does the Belkin Pocket Power 5K/10K/15K come with any cables?
7. Does the Belkin Pocket Power 5K/10K/15K come fully charged?
8. How much does the Belkin Pocket Power 5K/10K/15K weigh?
9. What kind of USB ports are on the Belkin Pocket Power 5K/10K/15K?
10. What is the power output?
11. What is the warranty?
12. What does the Belkin Pocket Power 5K/10K/15K come with?
13. Is there an ON/OFF switch?
14. What material is the case made of?
15. Is the Belkin Pocket Power 5K/10K/15K MFi-certified?
16. What colors do the Belkin Pocket Power 5K/10K/15K come in?
17. What do the lights on the device mean?

 
PRODUCT CONFIGURATION

1. How do I know if my Belkin Pocket Power 5K/10K/15K is fully charged?
2. Does the Belkin Pocket Power 5K/10K/15K support pass-through charging?
3. Is the Belkin Pocket Power 5K/10K/15K an intelligent charger (stops from overcharging)?
4. Can the Belkin Pocket Power 5K/10K/15K charge a laptop (using USB-C to USB-A cord)?
5. Is there a minimum power draw requirement?
6. Are the Watt hours (Wh) listed on the battery?
7. What are the Wh of the Belkin Pocket Power 5K/10K/15K?
8. Are there any storage/temperature restrictions? 
9. What kind of battery is the Belkin Pocket Power 5K/10K/15K?
10. How many devices can the Belkin Pocket Power 5K/10K/15K charge at the same time (number of USB-A ports)?
11. Are the batteries inside replaceable?
12. Can the Belkin Pocket Power 5K/10K/15K be charged with a car charger?
13. For the models with two ports, will it matter which port is used?
14. What does the button on the side do when pressed?
 
TROUBLESHOOTING

1. Are there any limitations when taking the Belkin Pocket Power 5K/10K/15K on an airplane?
2. Can I use my device while it is charging with the Belkin Pocket Power 5K/10K/15K?
3. How many times can I fully charge my device (phone, tablet, etc.) if the Belkin Pocket Power 5K/10K/15K is fully charged?
4. How long does it take to charge the Belkin Pocket Power 5K/10K/15K from empty to full with the cable that comes with it?
5. How many times can the Belkin Pocket Power 5K/10K/15K be charged before it starts to lose capacity?

 

 
HARDWARE INFORMATION

1.  What is the Belkin Pocket Power 5K/10K/15K?

The Belkin Pocket Power 5K/10K/15K are portable battery packs with different capacity for all users that may need to charge their electronic devices such as smartphones, tablets, cameras and more while on the go.  These are compatible with most mobile devices whether it’s a Samsung®, Google™, iPhone®, or iPad®.  To learn more about this product, click here.

2.  Does this support fast charging?
 
Yes, however, the speed of the charging will vary depending on the charging needs of the device.

3.  How long does the Belkin Pocket Power 5K/10K/15K hold its charge if it is not being used?
 
The battery pack features an auto-sleep mode to prevent unnecessary power loss and improve the time it can hold its charge.  At full capacity, we have tested that the charge will not diminish more than half after a year’s time.  

NOTE:  It is recommended to store the device between 50 to 75 percent charge level.


4.  Do I need an adapter to charge the Belkin Pocket Power 5K/10K/15K?
 
You would need an adapter or power source with a USB-A port to charge this power pack.

5.  What are the dimensions of the Belkin Pocket Power 5K/10K/15K?
 
ModelCapacityProduct Length (in)Product Width (in)Product Height (in)
F7U0195K4.862.490.51
F7U02010K5.762.920.62
F7U02115K6.072.950.84

6.  Does the Belkin Pocket Power 5K/10K/15K come with any cables?
 
It comes with a 6” micro-USB to USB-A cable for charging the power pack.

7.  Does the Belkin Pocket Power 5K/10K/15K come fully charged?
 
Due to shipment regulations, the device is not shipped fully charged.

8.  How much does the Belkin Pocket Power 5K/10K/15K weigh?

 
ModelCapacityProduct Weight (lbs)
F7U0195K0.29
F7U02010K0.49
F7U02115K0.75

9.  What kind of USB ports are on the Belkin Pocket Power 5K/10K/15K?
  • USB-A (one port on 5K, two ports on 10K and 15K)
  • Micro-USB port (for charging)
10.  What is the power output?
 
ModelCapacityPower Output
F7U0195K 5 v, 2.4 A
F7U02010K5 v, 2.4 A
F7U02115K 5 v, 3.4 A

11.  What is the warranty?
 
The Belkin Pocket Power 5K/10K/15K comes with a 2-year limited warranty.

12.  What does the Belkin Pocket Power 5K/10K/15K come with?
 
The Belkin Pocket Power 5K/10K/15K comes with a 6” micro-USB to USB-A cable for charging the battery pack.

13.  Is there an ON/OFF switch?
 
There is an ON button.  Press the button to start charging your mobile device.  The product has an auto-sleep mode, therefore no OFF button is required.

14.  What material is the case made of?
 
The case is made of Plastic Polycarbonate.

15.  Is the Belkin Pocket Power 5K/10K/15K MFi-certified?
 
No.

16.  What colors do the Belkin Pocket Power 5K/10K/15K come in?
 
Belkin F7U019 and F7U020 are available in silver, black and rose gold.  The Belkin F7U021, on the other hand, is available in black only.
 
17.  What do the lights on the device mean?
 
The lights indicate the remaining charge in the battery pack.  
  • Four lights = 100 percent
  • Three lights = 75 percent
  • Two lights = 50 percent
  • One light = 25 percent
PRODUCT CONFIGURATION

1.  How do I know if my Belkin Pocket Power 5K/10K/15K is fully charged?
 
All four light indicators will light up.

2.  Does the Belkin Pocket Power 5K/10K/15K support pass-through charging?
 
No.

3.  Is the Belkin Pocket Power 5K/10K/15K an intelligent charger (stops from overcharging)?
 
The product has several safety features and has been tested under several fault conditions.  It is an intelligent charger that has overcharging protection.

4.  Can the Belkin Pocket Power 5K/10K/15K charge a laptop (using USB-C to USB-A cord)?
 
No, this is not recommended.
 
5.  Is there a minimum power draw requirement?
 
The product has been designed and tested to support charging of various consumer electronic devices that may have different minimum requirements.  There may be a special case where the consumer electronic charges below the minimum draw requirement, thus, causing the battery pack to go into auto-sleep before full charging is complete.  

NOTE:  The battery pack has an extended auto-sleep threshold so that it stays ON longer to support a device.  
 
6.  Are the Watt hours (Wh) listed on the battery?
 
Yes.
 
7.  What are the Wh of the Belkin Pocket Power 5K/10K/15K?

 
ModelCapacityWatt Hours
F7U0195K 18.5 wh
F7U02010K37 wh
F7U02115K 55.5 wh
8.  Are there any storage/temperature restrictions? 
 
Yes, -10~35 °C (14~95 °F) while storage humidity range is less than 75 percent Relative Humidity (RH).
 
9.  What kind of battery is the Belkin Pocket Power 5K/10K/15K?
 
It uses Lithium Polymer.

10. How many devices can the Belkin Pocket Power 5K/10K/15K charge at the same time (number of USB-A ports)?
 
The Belkin F7U019 (5K) only has one USB-A port for charging devices.  The Belkin F7U020 (10K) and F7U021 (15K) have two USB-A ports for charging devices.
 
11.  Are the batteries inside replaceable?
 
No.
 
12.  Can the Belkin Pocket Power 5K/10K/15K be charged with a car charger?
 
Yes.
 
13.  For the models with two ports, will it matter which port is used?
 
No, both ports provide the same Amperes shared between them.
 
14.  What does the button on the side do when pressed?
 
Press the button to start charging your device.  The product has an auto-sleep mode, therefore no OFF button is required.

TROUBLESHOOTING

1.  Are there any limitations when taking the Belkin Pocket Power 5K/10K/15K on an airplane?

We suggest checking with the airline carrier and airport prior to departure as regulations do change.  Please note that Belkin products are properly marked to communicate the necessary details.  Furthermore, the smaller capacity battery packs tend to have less restrictions.
 
2.  Can I use my device while it is charging with the Belkin Pocket Power 5K/10K/15K?
 
Yes.
 
3.  How many times can I fully charge my device (phone, tablet, etc.) if the Belkin Pocket Power 5K/10K/15K is fully charged?
 
It depends on the battery capacity of your device.  Typically, smartphones can be charged 1.5 times with the Belkin F7U019, three times with the Belkin F7U020, and five times with the Belkin F7U021.
 
4.  How long does it take to charge the Belkin Pocket Power 5K/10K/15K from empty to full with the cable that comes with it?
 
Depending on the capacity of the battery and type of charger, it can take up to two hours plus to charge the pack from empty to full.

5.  How many times can the Belkin Pocket Power 5K/10K/15K be charged before it starts to lose capacity?
 
The battery is designed to support industry standard 300-500 cycles before any significant capacity loss.

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