Goal Zero Yeti® 1250 Solar Generator
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Goal Zero Yeti® 1250 Solar Generator

$1,399.99

The epitome of unlimited, portable backup power for complete peace of mind. From phones to refrigerators, and everything in between, with the Goal Zero Yeti 1250 Solar Generator, you have the power to back up your life in any situation. Ditch the noise, fumes and gasoline and enjoy unlimited power from the wall or the sun.

SKU: 31901 Category:
  • Recharge by: AC, 12V, Solar
  • Power Output: USB, 12V, AC, Anderson Power Pole
  • Ideal for: Laptop, Mini Fridge, TV, Backup, Emergency, Lights
  • Capacity: 1200Wh, 100Ah
  • Weight: 103 lbs (46.7 kg)
  • Chainable: Yes

There are 3 ways to charge your Goal Zero Yeti 1250:

  1. The Sun: The Goal Zero Yeti 1250 can be charged by connecting a compatible solar panel (see the chart below for solar compatibility).
  2. Wall: The Goal Zero Yeti 1250 can be recharged from a regular wall outlet in about 18 hours. You can charge your Yeti with solar panels, and a wall charger at the same time.
  3. Car: Although not the most ideal recharge time, the Goal Zero Yeti 1250 can also be charged by plugging into your car 12V adapter in about 44 hours. You will need to purchase an 8.0mm to 12V Charger.
CHARGE TIMES
Charging From:Switch 8Guide 10 PlusSherpa 50Sherpa 100
USB4 Hours6-10 HoursN/AN/A
WallN/AN/A3 Hours3 Hours
CarN/AN/A3 Hours4 Hours
Nomad 7 Solar Panel4-8 Hours3-6 HoursNot RecommendedNot Recommended
Nomad 13 Solar Panel4 Hours 2.5-5 Hours 8-16 Hours15-30 Hours
Nomad 20 Solar Panel4 Hours2.5-5 Hours6-12 Hours10-20 Hours
Boulder 30 Solar PanelNot CompatibleNot Compatible4-8 Hours7-14 Hours
CHARGE TIMES
Charging From:Yeti 150Yeti 400Yeti 1250
USBN/AN/AN/A
Wall6 Hours5 Hours16-20 Hours
Car8 Hours13 Hours40+ Hours
Nomad 7 Solar PanelNot RecommendedNot RecommendedNot Recommended
Nomad 13 Solar Panel26-52 HoursNot RecommendedNot Recommended
Nomad 20 Solar Panel17-34 Hours40-80 Hours125-250 Hours
Boulder 30 Solar Panel11-22 Hours26-52 Hours80-160 Hours

The Goal Zero Yeti 1250 powers your device in 3 ways:

  1. USB: Three 2.1A USB Outlets. The USB port best charges all your large sized or multiple USB powered devices.
  2. 12V: The 12V best charges all your 12V powered devices.
  3. AC Inverter: Plug in your device just as you would the wall. There are three AC Outlets (pure-sine wave)

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

How many times will our batteries charge your device?

POWERING YOUR DEVICE
Charges:Switch 8Sherpa 50Sherpa 100Yeti 150Yeti 400Yeti 1250
Headlamp (4 Watt-Hours)2 Charges12 Charges25 Charges37 Charges100 Charges300+ Charges
Smartphone (5-7 Watt-Hours)1 Charge7 Charges14 Charges15 Charges30+ Charges100+ Charges
GoPro® (5 Watt-Hours)1-2 Charges9 Charges18 Charges25 Charges70+ Charges200+ Charges
Digital Camera (8 Watt-Hours)1 Charge5 Charges10 Charges12 Charges20+ Charges100+ Charges
Tablet (25-42 Watt-Hours)25% Boost1-2 Charges2-4 Charges6 Charges10+ Charges45+ Charges
Laptop (50 Watt-Hours)N/A1 Charge1-2 Charges1-2 Charges3-5 Charges20+ Charges

  • Goal Zero Yeti 1250 Solar Generator
  • Wall Charger
  • Roll Cart

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