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SKU: 21004

Goal Zero Switch 8 & Nomad 7 Kit

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Features

  • Recharge by: USB, Solar Panel
  • Power Output: USB
  • Ideal for: Phone, GPS, Headlamp
  • Kit Includes: Switch 8 & Nomad 7
  • Weight: 1 lb
  • Light Compatibility: Luna, Firefly, Bolt Light Tip

Keep talking, emailing, surfing, and always stay moving. The Goal Zero Switch 8 Recharging Kit is an ultra-lightweight power supply and foldable solar panel that recharges smartphones and USB gear anywhere. It’s the perfect pocket-sized companion and won’t weigh you down, only charge you up so you always stay connected.

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Goal Zero Switch 8 Recharger Product Info

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Goal Zero Switch 8 Recharger

$39.99

Keep talking, emailing, surfing, and always stay moving. The Goal Zero Switch 8 Recharger is an ultra-lightweight power supply that recharges smartphones and USB gear anywhere. It’s the perfect pocket-sized companion and won’t weigh you down, only charge you up so you always stay connected. More...

  • Recharge by: USB & Solar
  • Power Output: USB
  • Ideal for: Phone, GPS, Headlamp
$39.99
Nomad 7 Solar Panel Product Info

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Nomad 7 Solar Panel

$79.99

Ultra lightweight and portable, weather-resistant solar panel enables you to charge handheld USB/12V gear directly from the sun. Use a Goal Zero portable power pack and store power for your gear day or night. More...

  • Solar Capacity: 7W
  • Power Output: USB, 12V
  • Ideal for: Guide 10, Switch 8, Smartphone, GPS, Headlamp
$79.99

Goal Zero Switch 8 & Nomad 7 Kit

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Kit Items

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Charging

There are 2 ways to charge your Goal Zero Switch 8:

The Sun
The Goal Zero Switch 8 can be charged by connecting a compatible solar panel (see the chart below for solar compatibility).

USB
The Goal Zero Switch 8 can also be charged by being plugged into a USB power source.

Charge Times
 
Charging From: Switch 8
Switch 10
Guide 10 Plus Sherpa 50 Sherpa 100 Yeti 150 Yeti 400 Yeti 1250
USB 4 Hours 6-10 Hours N/A N/A N/A N/A N/A
Wall N/A N/A 3 Hours 3 Hours 6 Hours 5 Hours 16-20 Hours
Car N/A N/A 3 Hours 4 Hours 8 Hours 13 Hours 40+ Hours
Nomad 7 Solar Panel 4-8 Hours 3-6 Hours Not Recommended Not Recommended Not Recommended Not Recommended Not Recommended
Nomad 13 Solar Panel 4 Hours 2.5-5 Hours 8-16 Hours 15-30 Hours 26-52 Hours Not Recommended Not Recommended
Nomad 20 Solar Panel 4 Hours 2.5-5 Hours 6-12 Hours 10-20 Hours 17-34 Hours 40-80 hours 125-250 hours
Boulder 15 Solar Panel Not Compatible Not Compatible 8-16 Hours 13-26 Hours 22-44 Hours 53-106 hours Not Recommended
Boulder 30 Solar Panel Not Compatible Not Compatible 4-8 Hours 7-14 Hours 11-22 Hours 26-52 Hours 80-160 Hours
Escape 30 Briefcase Not Compatible Not Compatible 4-8 Hours 7-14 Hours 11-22 Hours 26-52 Hours 80-160 Hours
Boulder 90 Solar Panel Not Compatible Not Compatible 1-3 Hours 3-6 Hours 3-6 Hours 9-18 Hours 27-54 Hours

Powering

THE GOAL ZERO SWITCH 8 POWERS YOUR DEVICE BY:

USB
The USB port best charges all your smaller USB powered devices.

HOW LONG WILL IT TAKE TO CHARGE YOUR DEVICE FROM GOAL ZERO POWER PACKS?

It takes the same amount of time to charge your device from a Goal Zero power pack as it does from the wall.

WHAT CAN THE NOMAD 7 SOLAR PANEL CHARGE?

The Nomad 7 will directly charge most USB and 12V devices (not tablets). Most handheld USB devices, include: Cell phone, smart phone, GPS, MP3 player

WHAT GOAL ZERO PRODUCTS WORK BEST WITH THE NOMAD 7?

Goal Zero Switch 8 Recharger, Guide 10 Plus, and Rock Out Portable Speaker

CAN I USE THE USB AND 12V PORTS TO CHARGE DEVICES SIMULTANEOUSLY?

Yes. The Nomad 7 will split the incoming solar power between the two ports to charge devices simultaneously. Some devices may not be compatible.

How many times will our batteries charge your device?
 
Charges: Switch 8 Guide 10 Plus
Switch 10
Sherpa 50 Sherpa 100 Yeti 150 Yeti 400 Yeti 1250
Headlamp (4 Watt-Hours) 2 Charges 2 Charges 12 Charges 25 Charges 37 Charges 100 Charges 300+ Charges
Smartphone (5-7 Watt-Hours) 1 Charge 1 Charge 7 Charges 14 Charges 15 Charges 30+ Charges 100+ Charges
GoPro® (5 Watt-Hours) 1-2 Charges 1-2 Charges 9 Charges 18 Charges 25 Charges 70+ Charges 200+ Charges
Digital Camera (8 Watt-Hours) 1 Charge 1 Charge 5 Charges 10 Charges 12 Charges 20+ Charges 100+ Charges
Tablet (25-42 Watt-Hours) 25% Boost 25% Boost 1-2 Charges 2-4 Charges 6 Charges 10+ Charges 45+ Charges
Laptop (50 Watt-Hours) N/A N/A 1 Charge 1-2 Charges 1-2 Charges 3-5 Charges 20+ Charges

GOAL ZERO SWITCH 8 TECH SPECS

Charge Times

  • USB Power Source: 4 hours
  • Wall: n/a
  • Car: n/a
  • Nomad 7 Solar Panel:  4-8 Hours
  • Nomad 13 Solar Panel:  4 Hours

Ports

  • USB Port (output): 5V, up to 1A (5W max), regulated
  • USB Port (input): 5V, up to 0.8A (4W max), regulated
  • Mini Solar Port (input): n/a


Battery Details

  • Battery Type: Li-NMC
  • Battery Size: 8Wh (3.7V, 2200mAh)
  • Lifecycles: hundreds of cycles
  • Shelf-life: Keep plugged in, or charge every 3-6 months
  • Fuses: none
  • Management system: Charging and low-battery protection built-in


General

  • Product SKU: 21004
  • Chainable: Yes
  • Weight: 0.2 lbs (91 g)
  • Dimensions: 1 x 1 x 5 in (2.5 x 2.5 x 12.7 cm)
  • Operating usage temp.: 32-104 F (0-40 C)
  • Certs: CE, FCC, ROHS
  • Warranty 6 months

NOMAD 7 SOLAR PANEL TECH SPECS

Charges the following:

  • Goal Zero Switch 8: 3-6 hours
  • Guide 10 Plus: 3-6 Hours

Solar Panel:

  • Rated Power: 7W
  • Open Circuit Voltage: 8-9V
  • Cell Type: Monocrystalline

Ports

  • USB Port: 5V, up to 1A (5W max), regulated
  • Solar Port (blue, 8mm): 15V, up to 0.3A (5W max), regulated
  • Mini Solar Port (2.5mm): 6.5V, up to 1.1A (7W max)

General

  • Product SKU: 11800
  • Weight: 0.8 lbs (363 g)
  • Dimensions (unfolded): 9 x 1.5 x 17 in (22.9 x 3.8 x 43.2 cm)
  • Dimensions (folded): 9 x 1.5 x 6.5 in (22.9 x 3.8 x 16.5 cm)
  • Certs: CE, FCC, ROHS
  • Warranty 12 months
1 x Goal Zero Switch 8 Recharger
1 x Nomad 7 Solar Panel
1 x 12V Adapter

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