goalzero Nomad 27

Goal Zero Nomad 27 Solar Panel review

As the Goal Zero’s largest foldable solar panels this array is made of mono-crystalline solar cells to produce 27 watts of power. The Nomad 27 charger can charge any portable device, including a laptop which cannot be expected from an ordinary charger. The kit is a steal deal for any gadget enthusiast living off-grid or in places of frequent power outage.

RATING: 4.3/ 5

PRICE : $237.38

Product Specifications

Product dimensions: 12 x 8 x 3 inches
Weight: 6.4 pounds

It has 8 large solar panels for charging all your electronics devices. With this your devices never run out of charge if you have sunlight. You can plug in your DSLR or POV camera, GPS, or laptop to the charger.


It is small, foldable to make it convenient to use, store and carry along with you where ever you go. It has a built-in pocket to store connector cord and three aluminium support rods for providing non-sagging and rigid positioning during charging.

You can also hang it with the sturdy grommets to capture maximum sunlight. With the grommets, you get number of hanging options to collect optimum sunlight.


The backpack charging provision enables its deployment while you are walking, trekking etc so that power becomes available on reaching the destination. For maximizing the harness of sunlight, orientation of the solar panels need to be done minimum 2-3 times/day. It is compact, very solid and light.


  • Durable-water resistant.
  • Monster power wattage.
  • The only portable panel which can charge a laptop in the price range.
  • Can help you remain off-grid by charging your portable devices.
  • The certification by CE would give you confidence to buy this product.


  • Doesn’t come with a battery pack for charge storage.