Droidax Powerpack for Samsung Galaxy SIII – First Impressions

While I’ve only had the power pack in my hands for less than 24 hours, I feel compelled to post and tell everyone how damned impressive it is!

Many of you know I’m involved with the State Emergency Service here in SA and yesterday we had a rather large storm event that came through the region. Yeah great, who cares?! I did…
I was the duty officer for my unit when the storm hit and in events like that your phone goes off constantly. Despite the genuinely ridiculous number of phone calls I received: Thanks to the power pack, I didn’t need to find mains power until late in the evening when I got home.


I use an app called CallTrack which logs all calls to my Google Calendar, each purple event is a phone call through the storm event: so you can see how much of a hammering my phone got.

Needless to say, my first impression is very good for this powerpack and for the purpose it was built for it certainly hits the mark. I am impressed! Well done Droidax you saved my backside yesterday – Thank you!

A full review will be online in a couple of weeks once I’ve had some quality time with the device and I’ve got 2 to give away to our readers, so stay tuned!

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Phil is an Android enthusiast who spends most of his time reading up on U.S. Android news so he can get the low down on what could possibly hit Australian shores. Coming from a background in IT & T sales,... (read more)


  • http://twitter.com/DeveloperSteve Developer Steve

    Are you using a stock rom though? the stock roms tend to be bloated and drain the battery way more than a developer cooked rom will

    • Phil Tann

      Yes I am on stock ROM at the moment, I TRY to stay stock for 12 months with new phones to see how the other half live! ;-)

      But I still usually get a full day of battery, that was an absolute FLOGGING though.

  • Gerard Dunning

    Expensive! 3500mAh versions on ebay for half the price