Review: PowerBen 40,200mAh 200W USB-C PD wants to charge the world

PowerBen has created a massive 40,200mAh battery with 200-watt USB-C Power Delivery, one that is utilitarian in its appearance and design but extremely handy when it’s needed.

PowerBen claims to be making the world’s first 200-watt USB-C PD portable battery. Such claims are always difficult to prove in practice, but this battery is unique in that it can charge or power almost any kind of accessory you can think of.To illustrate this, PowerBen demonstrated by running a 48V DC chainsaw from the battery, and had six of them running an inverter to power a 1,500W microwave oven.

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