Best Portable Chargers for iPhone 8 Plus

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iPhone 8 Plus has a battery capacity of 2675 mAh – more than any iPhone before it. The phone, along with the iPhone 8, the first Apple iPhone to be fast-charge capable, meaning it can be charged from zero to 50% in just 30 minutes by an 18-watt or more USB-C fast-charger using a USB-C to Lightning cable. For this reason, the best portable chargers for iPhone 8 Plus can fast-charge it super-fast via USB-C PD. Here is our pick of the best fast-charging power banks for the 8 Plus.

Best Premium Slim Fast-charging Power Bank for iPhone 8 Plus

Anker PowerCore Slim 10000 PD

Anker offers some of the best power banks for iPhones. PowerCore Slim 10000 PD  is its newest lightweight and premium PD portable charger with a weight of just 6.8 oz (192 grams) and dimensions of 4.5 x 2.0 x 1.0 inches (11.5 x 5.0 x 2.5 cm).  PowerCore Slim 10000 PD  will fast charge the iPhone 8 Plus from zero to 50% in about 30 minutes.

The 10000 mAh battery capacity of the portable charger will fully charge iPhone 8 Plus more than two times.

Any 18-watt or more USB-C PD fast-charger such as Macbook charger or iPad Pro 2020/18 chargers will fully charge the portable charger in about 4 hours.  It can also be charged with standard Apple iPhone 8 Plus charger using an USB-A to USB-C cable in 12 hours.

PowerCore Slim 10000 PD has two charging ports – a USB-C port and a regular USB port, which allow it to charge two phones simultaneously without sacrificing the charging speed. For example, it will fast charge the iPhone 8 Plus through the USB-C port and will also fast-charge any older iPhone 6, 6s, 7, 7 Plus, etc. through the other port at its fastest supported charging speed.

Aukey 10000 PD with Lightning + micro-USB + USB-C Input

Aukey 10000 PD is Aukey’s a compact future-proof PD portable charger for iPhone 8 Plus that comes with Lightning input, USB-C input, and micro-USB input. This means you can charge it directly with your Apple iPhone 8 Plus phone adapter as well as old micro-USB Android adapters or new USB-C adapters.

The power bank will charge the iPhone 8 Plus from zero to 50% in about 30 minutes. Besides fast-charging the iPhone 8 Plus, Aukey 10000 PD will also fast-charge the other latest iPhones such as iPhone 11, 11 Pro/Max,  8, X, XR, XS, XS Max etc. It will also fast-charge almost all the latest Android phones including the latest Samsung S10, S9, etc. It can fully charge the big-screen iPhones and latest Androids a minimum of two times.

Aukey 10000 PD‘s 10000 mAh battery capacity will charge your iPhone 8 Plus almost three times. The power bank will itself get recharged in just 4 hours from any 18+ watt USB-C fast-charger.

There are three input ports in the Aukey 10000 PD – Lightning port, USB-C port, and micro-USB port and hence it can be charged by either of the three cables- Lightning cable, USB-C cable, or a micro-USB cable. The portable charger also has an inbuilt ‘low current charging mode’ which delivers current less than 60 mA to low battery capacity devices.

Best High Capacity Fast-Charging Portable Charger for iPhone 8 Plus & iPads

Aukey 20000 PD

Aukey 20000 PD is an excellent high capacity fast-charging portable charger for the iPhone 8 Plus. It is an all-rounder power bank as it supports both 18-watt USB-C PD for latest iPhones and QuickCharge 3.0 for latest Android Phones.

It supports 18-watt USB-C PD charging which fast-charges the iPhone 8 Plus from zero to 50% in about 30 minutes.  20000 mAh battery capacity of the Aukey 20000 PD allows it to give the iPhone 8 Plus five full charges!

The power bank has three ports through which it can be charged- Lightning port, USB-C port, and micro-USB port. It will take about 6 hours to get recharged by any 18-watt USB-C PD wall charger. You can also use Macbook USB-C charger or iPad Pro 2020/2018 chargers to fast-charge it.

  • One of the most lightweight power banks with a weight of just 6.8 oz (200 grams)
  • Premium build quality
  • Gives iPhone 8 Plus two full charges
  • Charges iPhone 8 Plus from zero to 50% in about 30 minutes
  • Supports 18-watt USB-C PD, as well as 2.4 amp charging
  • 2 charging ports – USB-C and regular USB which enables the power bank to fast charge two devices at once
  • Takes 3.5 hours to get recharged by a 18-watt USB-C PD charger
  • Charges iPhone 8 Plus almost three times
  • 18w USB-C PD fast-charge will give the iPhone 8 Plus zero to 50% charge in about 30 minutes
  • Fast charges all the latest iPhones (11, 11 Pro/Max, , 8, X, XR, XS, XS Max etc.)
  • Fast charges almost all the latest Android phones (Samsung S10, S9, etc.)
  • Supports both 18-watt USB-C PD and QuickCharge 3.0
  • Pocket-friendly
  • Reasonably priced
  • Can be charged by- Lightning cable, micro-USB cable, or USB-C cable
  • Low current charging mode
  • A USB-A to USB-C cable
  • 24-month warranty
  • Supports 18-watt USB-C PD, QuickCharge 3.0, as well as 2.4 amp charging
  • High battery capacity will give the iPhone 8 Plus five full charges
  • Gives zero to 50% charge to the 8 Plus in about 30 minutes
  • Fast charges all the latest iPhones (11, 11 Pro/Max, , 8, X, XR, XS, XS Max etc.)
  • Also fast-charges all latest Android phones from Samsung S20, S20+ to latest Pixel 4/3
  • Three ports to charge the power bank- Lightning Port, USB-C Port, micro-USB port
  • Gets recharged in just 6 hours by 18-watt USB-C PD charger and in about 12 hours by the Apple charger for the 8 Plus
  • Light at about 14 oz weight
  • Low current charging mode for wireless earbuds etc.
  • 24-month product replacement warranty
    • No USB-C to USB-C cable included

    Best High Capacity Fast-Charging Power Bank for iPhone 8 Plus and Macbooks

    RAVPower 20000 45-watt PD

    The power bank fast-charges the iPhone 8 Plus via 18-watt USB-C PD at speed of zero to 50% in about 30 minutes.  RAVPower 20000 45-watt PD will fully charge your iPhone 8 Plus five times. On full charge, it charges Macbook Air 2018 almost once.

    RAVPower 20000 45-watt PD will get fully recharged in about 4 hours by a 30-watt USB-C PD wall charger including Macbook Air or Macbook Pro chargers. It can also be charged via micro-USB port as well.

    The two output ports – one USB-C and one regular USB – of RAVPower 20000 45-watt PD allow it to charge two devices at once.

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