Thursday, October 29, 2020

Chargers

ZMI zPower Turbo 65W PD Charger (HA712) In-Depth Teardown Review: Design within Constraints

With the advance of GaN technology, high wattage chargers today are getting smaller and smaller. However, there are some chargers which showed us it is still possible to make chargers smaller without...

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...

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...

ZMI zPower Trio 65W 2C1A Desktop Charger Teardown Review

Desktop charger is a neat choice if you want to simplify your desk setup for multi-device charging. We have teared down the very powerful yet very hard-to-find Anker PowerPort Atom PD 4...

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...

Baseus 65W 2C1A Multiport GaN Charger Teardown Review

We did an exclusive hands-on of the world's first 2C1A multiport GaN charger - the Baseus 65W 2C1A multiport GaN charger, few weeks ago, which was unveiled at a special event in Shenzhen, China,...

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...

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...

Apple 18W USB-C Power Adapter with Folding Pins Teardown Review: Genius Engineering

Apple has finally decided to include an 18W fast charger with the iPhone 11 Pro, along with a USB-C to Lightning cable since you need both to fast charging your iPhone 8 or later.