Friday, September 20, 2019

Chargers

Nekteck 111W Multiport PD Charger Quick Review

The Nekteck 111W Multiport PD charger is one of the few 90W-range multiport PD chargers on the market right now. It is also one of the cheapest ($50), comes with an included...

Lenovo Thinkplus PA65 65W USB PD Charger Teardown Review: Engineering Brilliance

The Thinkplus PA65 65W PD charger by Lenovo is particularly popular among tech enthusiasts in China for its outstanding balance of power, size, and price (it has a nickname “the lipstick”). Measuring...

Nekteck 90W PD Charger with Built-in Cable Quick Review

The Nekteck 90W PD charger with Built-in Cable is one of best selling 90W-range PD chargers on Amazon. At $30 with an included cable and USB-IF certification, it seems hard to beat....

Belkin 30W 2-Port PD Car Charger with USB-C Cable In-depth Teardown Review

Today we have a dual port car charger from Belkin with a very versatile 18W USB-C and 12W USB-A (1A1C) configuration. Here's our in-depth teardown review. I Unboxing

RAVPower 45W Ultrathin PD GaN Charger In-Depth Teardown Review

The RAVPower 45W Ultrathin PD Charger is one of the first GaN chargers available on the market. It uses GaNFast solution from Navitas, reaching a power density unimaginable for conventional chargers, and...

Apple 87W USB-C Power Adapter A1719 Teardown Review: the Back of the Drawer

The 87W charger (A1719) that first came with Apple's 2016 MacBook Pro 15 is the most powerful USB-C charger made by Apple. Three years passing by and it is still one of...

Google Pixel 18W PD Charger (TC G1000) Teardown Review

The 18W PD charger (TC G1000) has been the in-box charger for three generation of Pixel phones (including the Pixel 3a series). As we are hoping the upcoming Pixel 4 to have higher charging...

Samsung’s First USB-C Charger (EP-TA800) Teardown Review

Our previous review of the Samsung’s First USB-C Charger (EP-TA800) that comes with the Samsung Galaxy S10 5G reveals that the tech giant is dropping its proprietary AFC protocol and embraces USB...

ANKER PowerPort Atom PD 4 100W A2041 Teardown Review

We did a quick hands-on review of the Anker PowerPort Atom PD 4 charger a few weeks ago. It supports a maximum of 100W PD charging and has 2A2C four ports. But...

Samsung’s First USB-C Charger (EP-TA800) Review: Goodbye AFC Hello PD

The 25W charger that comes with the Samsung Galaxy S10 5G is Samsung's First USB-C Charger (EP-TA800). It supports USB PD and Programmable Power Supply (PPS) mode that reduces the power output...