Bear Motion's $19 solar-powered flashlight will also charge your phone in a pinch

Just what you and your tech need to survive the great outdoors (or a blackout).

Bear Motion's self-powered radio/flashlight combo is $19 on Amazon today, down from an average price of $24. You can never be too prepared, and an emergency multi-function flashlight can add peace of mind and convenience anywhere, from home to camping and beyond.  

This flashlight can be powered by either solar energy or its built-in hand crank. It serves as both an LED flashlight and an AM/FM radio—two essential features if your electricity goes out. You can also use it to charge your phone in an emergency, using the three included charging tips and ports.

While we haven’t tried this flashlight/radio ourselves, it has 4.1 stars out of 5 on Amazon over nearly 400 reviews, with customers pointing out its usefulness in an emergency as a great reason to buy.

[Today's deal: Bear Motion BMXLN-288DS Self-Powered Dynamo AM/FM Radio with Flashlight]

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