Chargers

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

OPPO 50W SuperVOOC Car Charger CC001 Teardown

VOOC (Voltage Open Loop Multi-step Constant-Current Charging) is a fast charging technology developed by OPPO Electronics, first introduced in 2014. VOOC Flash Charge uses a special adapter and cables to charge devices safely...

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...