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ANKER PowerPort Atom PD 1 30W GaN Charger Teardown Review: Tiny Beast

On October 25, 2018, ANKER released its ground-breaking new product “ANKER PowerPort Atom PD 1” GaN charger in New York, USA. It received much attention from the industry because of the use of the high...

Mophie Adds USB-C Ports to Refreshed Powerstation Batteries

Mophie, the makers of a popular line of external batteries, announced today an update to its Powerstation family of portable chargers. The refreshed versions of the Powerstation line come in four...

ANKER to Integrate Cypress’ USB-C Controller in New PowerPort PD Chargers

As the global leader in charging technology, ANKER has announced that its upcoming PowerPort PD chargers will use Cypress’ EZ-PD™ CCG3PA USB-C controller...

New and Upcoming GaN (Gallium Nitride) USB Chargers

Recently, we have reported many GaN component based USB-C Power Delivery and USB-A chargers. GaN (Gallium Nitride) is a relatively new type of material that can be used to manufacture semiconductors. The...

ANKER PowerPort Atom PD 2 (A2029) Review: Power Duo

GaN, or Gallium Nitride, is one of the newer types of material that can be used to produce semiconductors, and the key advantage is GaN’s increased efficiency over traditional silicon-based components. When...

ANKER PowerCore Fusion Power Delivery with GaN and PD In-Depth Review

Recently, ANKER PowerCore Fusion Power Delivery officially launched on the Apple store, becoming the first GaN charger sold by the Apple store. It is a charger and power bank two-in-one combo product,...

AUKEY PA-Y19 27W PD Charger Teardown Review: GaNFast Inside

At CES2019. Aukey announced the development of three ultra-fast GaN-based wall chargers: a 27-Watt USB-C model (PA-Y19), a 30-Watt USB-C model (PA-Y21) and a 24-Watt charger with two USB outputs (PA-U50). These power...

Nomad’s Latest USB Cables are Made of Actual Kevlar

Accessory company Nomad is overhauling its line of charging cables across the board with a major redesign that adds a whole bunch of Kevlar — actual, licensed Kevlar — to the mix for what...

RAVPower’s PD Pioneer 61W GaN Charger Now Available

RAVPower has just announced the launch of the PD Pioneer 61W GaN Wall Charger, one of the world's smallest 61W charger. Measuring only 1.9" x 1.9" x 1.2", the RAVPower PD Pioneer is 50% smaller than...

Breaking News: Apple USB-C to Lightning Cable Hacked!

As we all know, if you want USB PD fast charging for your Apple devices, you either buy the 19USD USB-C to Lightning Cable from Apple, or...