Tuesday, March 31, 2020

Chargers

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...

Huawei 20W FCP Charger with Charge Pump Technology (HW-100200C00) Teardown Review

The Huawei 20W FCP Charger (HW-100200C00) is a charger that comes with some of the mid-range Huawei and Honor smartphones in 2019. We did a report on it last year and what's...

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...

Mophie Powerstation Hub Teardown Review: All in One

The Powerstation Hub by tech accessory maker Mophie is quite similar to the Anker PowerCore Fusion we reviewed earlier. It is a USB-C and USB-A wall charger that doubles as a portable battery, but...

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...

Huawei 40W SuperCharge SCP Charger (HW-100400C00) Teardown Review

The Huawei 40W SuperCharge SCP Charger is the in-box charger that first came along with the Mate 20 series. It is also the in-box charger of this year's Mate 30 series, and...

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...

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...

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...