Jackery Solar Generator 1000 review

Keep your camera charged and post-production workflow up and running while you’re off-grid

Jackery Solar Generator 1000
(Image: © Future)

Digital Camera World Verdict

The Jackery Solar Generator 1000 easily has enough capacity to keep laptops and cameras topped up with free energy from the sun. Obviously you’re at the mercy of the weather, but even in dull conditions, the panels should generate enough juice to keep you going.


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    Charges your kit with free solar energy

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    Wide array of AC and DC outlets


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    Battery tech doesn't come cheap

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From landscapes to wildlife, a lot of the photographs we love to take are outside. If you’re on an extended trip outdoors, keeping your camera powered up can be a real problem – and coming home from a long road trip can mean having to wade through thousands of images on your return. If only there was a way to top up your electronics and keep your post-processing workflow under control in the wilds…

A panel shows how much power is used and generated, plus remaining capacity. (Image credit: Future)

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Adam Waring

Adam has been the editor of N-Photo: The Nikon Magazine for almost 12 years, and as such is one of Digital Camera World's leading experts when it comes to all things Nikon-related. 

Whether it’s reviews and hands-on tests of the latest Nikon cameras and lenses, sharing his skills using filters, tripods, lighting, L brackets and other photography equipment, or trading tips and techniques on shooting landscapes, wildlife and almost any genre of photography, Adam is always on hand to provide his insights. 

Prior to his tenure on N-Photo, Adam was also a veteran of publications such as PhotoPlus: The Canon Magazine, so his wealth of photographic knowledge isn’t solely limited to the Big N.