Tag: charger

eForcity Dual Playstation 3 Controller Charging Station Review

eForcity Dual Playstation 3 Controller Charging Station Review

Holy CRAP I love buying consoles after their successors have launched. I bought a refurbished PlayStation 3 not too long ago for $150. It came with a controller. I needed more controllers, and so I bought some. For $10 – $12 each. Then I needed to buy a charging unit. So I bought one. For […]

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DigiYes Ultra-thin Black QI Wireless Charing Pad Review

DigiYes Ultra-thin Black QI Wireless Charing Pad Review

The stylish Qi compatible charger from DigiYes will let you wirelessly charge your Nexus 4, Nexus 5, 2013 Nexus 7, and Samsung Galaxy S4 for less money than the competition.

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TekTok Generic High Output Dual USB Port Car Charger Review

TekTok Generic High Output Dual USB Port Car Charger Review

If you need to charge a tablet in your car or charge more than one device at a time, this El Cheapo charger from TekTok or any other number of fly-by-night generic no-name manufacturers is a really good deal.

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Samsung Galaxy Qi Wireless Charging Pad Review

Samsung Galaxy Qi Wireless Charging Pad Review

The 2013 version of the Nexus 7 (Nexus 7.2) Android tablet has many advantages over its predecessor. It’s thinner, more powerful, has longer battery life, etc. One thing I’ve come to love about it is support for the Qi wireless inductive power standard, which allows you to charge devices without plugging them in. We have […]

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AmazonBasics Wall Charger with USB Outlet (2.1 Amp Output) Review

AmazonBasics Wall Charger with USB Outlet (2.1 Amp Output) Review

My 2013 Nexus 7 tablet has wireless charging (Qi), and I was anxious to try it out. The micro USB port of Sedagive?’s Galaxy Nexus phone has started to deteriorate from use, and my original Android phone (HTC Droid Incredible) will stop charging if I wiggle the cord just right. I purchased a Qi-compatible charging […]

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DCI Plug Out Cord Management Organizer Review

DCI Plug Out Cord Management Organizer Review

I have a ton of cords near my nightstand. This is partly because I’m a geek and partly because of my job. I have four Android devices on the nightstand plus my lamp. When I was helping out the iOS team I had an iPhone and an iPad charger as well. It looked like a […]

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EZOPower EZEBA15 5200mAh Pocket Size External Battery Pack Review

EZOPower EZEBA15 5200mAh Pocket Size External Battery Pack Review

Your battery is low. Please plug in your charger. If you own a smartphone, especially an Android one, you’ve been seen this kind of message before. If you’re like me an on a portable device all the time, you see it a lot. I carry around a charger and microUSB cable in my bag, just […]

Plugable Technologies USB 2.0 10 Port Powered Hub Review

Plugable Technologies USB 2.0 10 Port Powered Hub Review

The 10 port powered USB hub by Plugable Technologies does everything you’d want from a hub … except for what I needed it to do.

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Eton Red Cross CLIPRAY Hand Crank USB Emergency Charger Review

Eton Red Cross CLIPRAY Hand Crank USB Emergency Charger Review

A lot of my friends back home had two natural disaster scares last month: an earthquake that hit the eastern seaboard, and a hurricane that bashed a lot of North Carolina and Virginia. Some of my friends are still without power, and some had their homes and property struck by felled oak trees. My friends […]

Meritline 12V to 5V USB Car Charger Review

Meritline 12V to 5V USB Car Charger Review

One of the things I hated the most about portable devices were all of the proprietary power jacks. Sometimes manufacturers will standardize on jacks — for example, Motorola-made mobile phones use all the same type unless it’s a Moto smart phone — but you still have a bunch of oddly-shaped adapters. A few years ago, […]

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