Ecoflow river 2

In the dynamic landscape of portable power stations, brands like Anker and Ecoflow are consistently introducing new devices, and with the current power problems in Kenya, the EcoFlow River 2 might be something you want to consider.

What’s in the Box?

Inside the box, you’ll find the River 2 power station itself, the first thing you’ll notice is the River 2’s compact size. Despite its small footprint, it packs a punch with a battery capacity of 256Wh and a power output of up to 300W. It’s also equipped with multiple outlets, including 2 USB-A, 1 USB-C, 1 AC/Wall, and 1 DC 5.5*2.1 outlet, allowing you to charge multiple devices simultaneously.

You also get a Charger, a  solar charging cable, and your manuals.


In the studio today we are unboxing the EcoFlow river2. This is a nice compact power station necessitated by Kenya Power of late hahah.

♬ original sound – Nigel Jr

EcoFlow River 2 First Impressions

The River 2 Pro is not just about its looks; it’s about its performance too. It features EcoFlow’s X-boost technology that lets it power some devices that need up to 600 watts of power.

One of the standout features of the River 2 is its long-lasting LFP battery chemistry. EcoFlow claims that you can charge and empty the River 2 over 3000 times. That’s roughly 10 years of everyday use and 6x longer than the industry average. This longevity makes it a reliable power source for all your devices.

The power station also supports pass-through charging, which means you can power a device while the unit is being charged. Another cool thing is the ability of the EcoFlow River 2 Power Station to function as an Uninterruptible Power Supply (UPS), providing a continuous power source during power outages. The River 2 has a switchover speed of less than 30ms, automatically switching to battery power in the event of a power outage, ensuring your devices continue to operate without interruption. This seamless transition is crucial for preventing data loss in computers and maintaining the operation of essential devices.

EcoFlow River 2 Specifications

Specification Detail
Battery Capacity 256Wh
Power Output Up to 300W
Charging Time 60 minutes
Outlets 2 USB-A, 1 USB-C, 1 AC/Wall, 1 DC 5.5*2.1 outlets
X-Boost Mode Up to 600W
Weight approximately 3.5 kg
Battery Chemistry Long-lasting LFP
Certification TÜV Rheinland
Charging Methods AC, car, solar, USB-C

EcoFlow River 2 Price in Kenya

You can buy the Ecoflow River 2 in Kenya for Kshs. 58,999, however, multiple resellers like Jumia, Kilimall and Sweechstore have the power station on a Black Friday offer, selling it at just Kshs. 44,999 until November 30th.

The EcoFlow River 2 is a perfect fit for Kenya for several reasons. Firstly, it’s a reliable power source for areas with frequent power outages or those that are off the grid. With its fast charging capability and long-lasting battery, it ensures you have power when you need it most.

Secondly, it’s an excellent tool for outdoor enthusiasts. Whether you’re going camping, on a safari, or just enjoying a day at the beach this holiday season, the River 2 can power your devices and appliances on the go.

We’re excited to put the River 2 to the test in our upcoming full review. We’ll delve deeper into its features, performance, and value for money. So, stay tuned!

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Nigel Jr.
As a tech enthusiast and expert, Nigel Jr. is dedicated to providing in-depth and insightful content on all things technology. With a background in online journalism, product reviewing, and tech creation, Nigel has become a trusted source for all things tech.

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