Chargers

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...

Cypress Extends USB-C Leadership with Fully Integrated USB-C Charger Solution for Power Adapter OEMs

Cypress Semiconductor today announced the newest member of its USB-C Power Delivery family, the EZ-PD Power Adapter Generation 1 (PAG1) solution. The PAG1 is a complete AC-DC power solution with an integrated USB Power...

Samsung’s New USB PD Chips Support up to 100W Charging

Samsung Electronics, a world leader in advanced semiconductor technology, today announced two USB Type-C power delivery (PD) controllers, SE8A and MM101. With the new PD controllers, power...

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...

Chengxinwei Launches CX8830 Fast Charging IC for Car Charges: Reducing BOM Cost and Supporting...

Shenzhen Chengxinwei Technology Co., Ltd. recently launched a highly integrated fast charging chip for car chargers, the CX8830. With the use of the CX8830, the number of components in a car charger...

Zendure’s Passport GO with GaN Technology Raised Over $100k in its First Week on...

Travel should be exciting. And it shouldn’t involve compromise. To get all your devices charged, you need at least three products: a USB charger for multiple devices, a travel adapter for power...

Samsung Galaxy Note 10 Might Bring a Massive Charging Upgrade

Samsung Galaxy Note 10 concept by PhoneArena According to sources, the Galaxy Note 10 will launch with dramatically faster charging as “a definite”. How much faster?...

Mophie Unveils New Charging Accessories Available at Select Apple Stores

Accessory maker Mophie today unveiled a wide array of charging solutions available on Apple.com and select Apple stores. The lineup includes a new wireless charging pad, two car chargers, and a variety...

Charging Spec of Samsung Galaxy Note 10 Leaked: 45W Max, 25W In-Box (EP-TA800)

We are less than a month from the official unveiling of Samsung's new flagship smartphone. The company has already confirmed that it will launch the Galaxy Note 10 on August 7 Unpacked event...

Mophie’s Powerstation Hub Packs a Battery with Wireless Charging in a Charger

Popular accessory maker Mophie today announced its new Powerstation Hub Portable Battery. The Powerstation Hub joins Mophie’s other Powerstation accessories and packs a 6,100mAh battery as well as a Qi-enabled wireless charging surface...