Chargers

ANKER PowerPort Atom PD 4 100W A2041 Hands-on Review

In recent years, phones and other electronic devices have quickly adopted the USB PD charging protocol as a unified charging standard. The demand for multi-port PD chargers is growing as we have...

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...

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...

Apple 18W USB-C Power Adapter A1695 Teardown Review: Beautiful Inside and Out

Apple's 2018 iPad Pro came with a USB-C 18W charger in the box, and you can purchase one separately for $29 to fast charging your iPhone 8 or later. This very charger...

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...

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...

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...

Meizu 16s Charging Test: 22W Max PE Quick Charge

Meizu officially released its new generation flagship phone, the Meizu 16s, on April 23. The 16s inherits the 16th notch-less symmetrical full-screen display, has a 6.2-inch AMOLED screen, narrow bezels all...

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...

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,...