Teardowns

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...

Nubia Red Magic 30W USB PD PPS Charger Teardown Review

On April 28th, Nubia's Red Magic 3 gaming smartphone was officially released at the Beijing RNG E-sports Center. In addition to the Qualcomm Snapdragon 855 processor, the Red Devil 3 is also equipped with...

ANKER PowerPort Atom PD 2 with GaN (A2029) Teardown Review

We did an in-depth review of the Anker PowerPort Atom PD 2 with GaN last month and was impressed by the charging performance of its duo USB-C ports. Today, let's take a...

IKEA NORDMÄRKE Triple Wireless Charging Pad Teardown Review

As an early adopter of the Qi wireless charging standard, Swedish furniture giant IKEA introduced its first furniture line that offers wireless charging for phones and other devices back in 2015. IKEA's...

HTC QC3.0 Power Bank (BB G1000) Teardown Review: Quietly Premium

HTC is fading away. It has been more than 400 days since it launched its last flagship, the U12 Plus, back in May 2018. Although it has released a duo of mid-rangers...

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...

ANKER PowerWave+ Pad with Watch Holder Teardown Review

Apple's Airpower never made it. But we have quite a few alternatives on the market with Anker now joining the party with its PowerWave+ Pad with Watch Holder (B2570) which can simultaneously...

OPPO SuperVOOC 50W Power Bank Teardown Review: Pikachu Power!

Recently we reviewed the OPPO SuperVOOC car charger which has a maximum charging power of 50W, capable of charging OPPO R17 Pro to full battery in just 40 minutes. This technology has also...

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...